Tattooing is the most misunderstood art form in Japan today. Looked down upon for centuries and rarely discussed in social circles, people with tattoos are outcasts in this country, banned from most public spaces such as beaches, bathhouses, and even gyms. Tattoos have an extensive history in Japan, and to truly understand the stigma behind them it is essential to be aware of their significance. The first records of tattoos...Read More
THINK Global School students jumped into their first week of classes by joining forces with BISS students and the JUMP! Foundation to create action plans for important global issues. They also engaged in some sports and art while they immediately acclimated to their new host city of Beijing.