Archive for September, 2008

  • The most recent “grads” of the JET program are making their way back from Japan.  Come out and discuss ways we can reach out, get more people involved, and ease the transition to life after Japan.  Newly returned alumni especially welcome!  Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided, feel free to bring your own beverage of choice! Location: Fusion Rooftop 42-51 Hunter St Long Island City, NY Date & Time: Wednesday, September 24, 2008 7:00pm to 9:00pm RSVP: Megan Miller at president@jetaany.org<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    JETAANY Quarterly Meeting

    The most recent “grads” of the JET program are making their way back from Japan.  Come out and discuss ways we can reach out, get more people involved, and ease the transition to life after Japan.  Newly returned alumni especially welcome!  Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided, feel free to bring your own beverage of choice! Location: Fusion Rooftop 42-51 Hunter St Long Island City, NY Date & Time: Wednesday, September 24, 2008 7:00pm to 9:00pm RSVP: Megan Miller at president@jetaany.org

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  • Thanks to all those who came out to the JETAANY softball tournament yesterday. みなさんお疲れさまでした! Click here for more photos. And some more from Monica.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    JETAANY Softball Photos

    Thanks to all those who came out to the JETAANY softball tournament yesterday. みなさんお疲れさまでした! Click here for more photos. And some more from Monica.

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  • Are you a Hokkaido JET or just looking forward to do some of that wonderful Japan Supermarket shopping?  Well, combine it all and come join us for the Hokkaido Fair at Mitsuwa in New Jersey. Hokkaido fair is one of the biggest events through the year at Mitsuwa.  It’s held from Thursday, September 18th to Sunday, September 21st.  There will be Chefs from Hokkaido: Ramen Chef, Patisserie (Ohagi & Roll cake), Bakery (curry bun), Sushi Chef (Taraba King Crab Sushi) and much more.  There will be more than 100 items from Hokkaido, especially seafood and crab. Mitsuwa Hokkaido Fair Date: Sunday, September 21st Time: 1p.m. Address: 595 River Road Edgewater, NJ 07020 TEL: (201) 941-9113 Meeting Place: (book store which […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Mitsuwa Hokkaido Fair

    Are you a Hokkaido JET or just looking forward to do some of that wonderful Japan Supermarket shopping?  Well, combine it all and come join us for the Hokkaido Fair at Mitsuwa in New Jersey. Hokkaido fair is one of the biggest events through the year at Mitsuwa.  It’s held from Thursday, September 18th to Sunday, September 21st.  There will be Chefs from Hokkaido: Ramen Chef, Patisserie (Ohagi & Roll cake), Bakery (curry bun), Sushi Chef (Taraba King Crab Sushi) and much more.  There will be more than 100 items from Hokkaido, especially seafood and crab. Mitsuwa Hokkaido Fair Date: Sunday, September 21st Time: 1p.m. Address: 595 River Road Edgewater, NJ 07020 TEL: (201) 941-9113 Meeting Place: (book store which […]

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  • The Seiwajyuku New York Forum will host a lecture presented by Mr. Kazuo Inamori, founder & Chairman Emeritus, Kyocera Corporation. His lecture is titled, The Meaning of Life: A Message of Encouragement to Face these Difficult Times with Positivity and Bravery, on Wednesday, October 1, 5:15 PM. [Download PDF flyer]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    The Meaning of Life with Mr. Kazuo Inamori

    The Seiwajyuku New York Forum will host a lecture presented by Mr. Kazuo Inamori, founder & Chairman Emeritus, Kyocera Corporation. His lecture is titled, The Meaning of Life: A Message of Encouragement to Face these Difficult Times with Positivity and Bravery, on Wednesday, October 1, 5:15 PM. [Download PDF flyer]

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  • From JET Alum Brian Boyle (Gifu 2000-2003): We are pleased to announce that herMajesty is performing at Mercury Lounge Saturday, September 13 at 8 PM. This is our first weekend show at Mercury Lounge, and we could not have done it without your support. We hope to see you at the show and look forward to your feedback to new songs we will debut – WISH and ONE BY ONE. Please come early to catch our good friend Mishal Zeera. His Showtime is 7:30 PM. Also on the bill is La Dolce Vita (featuring Michael Imperioli from The Sopranos). Where: Mercury Lounge Address: 217 East Houston (Avenue A and East Houston) Doors Open: 7 PM Admission: $10<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    herMajesty at the Mercury Lounge

    From JET Alum Brian Boyle (Gifu 2000-2003): We are pleased to announce that herMajesty is performing at Mercury Lounge Saturday, September 13 at 8 PM. This is our first weekend show at Mercury Lounge, and we could not have done it without your support. We hope to see you at the show and look forward to your feedback to new songs we will debut – WISH and ONE BY ONE. Please come early to catch our good friend Mishal Zeera. His Showtime is 7:30 PM. Also on the bill is La Dolce Vita (featuring Michael Imperioli from The Sopranos). Where: Mercury Lounge Address: 217 East Houston (Avenue A and East Houston) Doors Open: 7 PM Admission: $10

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  • Date: September 13, 2008 Opening Ceremony: 9am on Field #7 First game: 9:30am Location: Red Hook Brooklyn What better way to spend a Saturday than supporting your JETAANY softball team.  The tournament is a full day event, starting with the opening ceremony at 9:00am in Red Hook, Brooklyn.  The JETAANY team is guaranteed to play at least three games and more if they win. The day is sure to be fun-filled whether you’re a player or spectator, with an after party near the field to reward us for all of our hard work. Directions Red Hook 155 Bay Street Brooklyn, NY 1123 By Bus: Take the B77 bus to Lorraine and Clinton. From there, walk down Clinton to Bay Street, […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    JETAANY Annual Softball Tournament

    Date: September 13, 2008 Opening Ceremony: 9am on Field #7 First game: 9:30am Location: Red Hook Brooklyn What better way to spend a Saturday than supporting your JETAANY softball team.  The tournament is a full day event, starting with the opening ceremony at 9:00am in Red Hook, Brooklyn.  The JETAANY team is guaranteed to play at least three games and more if they win. The day is sure to be fun-filled whether you’re a player or spectator, with an after party near the field to reward us for all of our hard work. Directions Red Hook 155 Bay Street Brooklyn, NY 1123 By Bus: Take the B77 bus to Lorraine and Clinton. From there, walk down Clinton to Bay Street, […]

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  • Pictures of the Career Forum on Flickr. Saturday, October 4 Forum at 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM, Reception at 6:00 – 8:00 PM Nippon Club at 145 W. 57th in Manhattan JETAANY’s Annual Career Forum will take place at the Nippon Club from 2:00-5:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 4th.  The Forum will include a keynote speaker, a resume workshop, and a panel discussion with Q&A. This will be followed by our 20th Annual Welcome Back Reception, sponsored by CLAIR, at the same location from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Both events are by invitation only with an RSVP required. If you have not received a paper invitation in the mail but would like to attend, please send your mailing address to: president@jetaany.org with […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Career Forum & Welcome Back Reception

    Pictures of the Career Forum on Flickr. Saturday, October 4 Forum at 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM, Reception at 6:00 – 8:00 PM Nippon Club at 145 W. 57th in Manhattan JETAANY’s Annual Career Forum will take place at the Nippon Club from 2:00-5:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 4th.  The Forum will include a keynote speaker, a resume workshop, and a panel discussion with Q&A. This will be followed by our 20th Annual Welcome Back Reception, sponsored by CLAIR, at the same location from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Both events are by invitation only with an RSVP required. If you have not received a paper invitation in the mail but would like to attend, please send your mailing address to: president@jetaany.org with […]

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