About JETAANYThe Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program Alumni Association of New York (JETAANY) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization serving over 2,000 members in the tri-state area. JET Alumni have all lived and worked in Japan as English teachers in the Japanese Public School System. JETAANY’s mission is to assist returning JETs with acclimating to life and work in New York, foster education and understanding of Japanese culture and strengthen the ties between JET alumni and the Japanese community. We do this through a wide variety of social, cultural, professional and athletic events throughout the year.
Japan Photo Contest
- JQ Magazine: Book Review — ‘Tokio Whip’
- JQ Magazine: Book Review — ‘Diary of a Tokyo Teen’
- JQ Magazine: Nippon in New York — Perfume, Guitar Wolf, Digimon Premiere, The Joy of Sake
- JQ Magazine: Manga Review — ‘The Osamu Tezuka Story’
- JQ Magazine: Nippon in New York — Studio Ghibli, Asa Akira, Liberty City Anime Con, Sekai no Owari
Archive for November, 2008
Posted on November 26, 2008 | No CommentsHello everyone, I’m happy to debut the Fall issue of Pacific Bridge, the “Politics Issue,” hot off the press. A full 19 pages(!) of great, alumni-contributed content! Thanks to all who helped create yet another great issue. Best, Mark, your friendly neighborhood JETAANC editor Pacific Bridge back issues.
Posted on November 24, 2008 | No CommentsOur event was a blast!! We painted pottery, made jewelry, enjoyed some Japanese food, traded JET stories, and laughed the night away! See a few photos attached. Everyone was excited that the Philly group was re-awakening! Based on the feedback of even those who couldn’t make it – I am already looking forward to our next event! Thanks Renay More photos on Flickr.
Posted on November 12, 2008 | No CommentsJetWit.com is a new website for the JET alumni community across the U.S. and abroad, created by Steven Horowitz (Aichi-ken, 1992-94), editor of the JETAA NY Newsletter from 2002 to 2008. JetWit.com is a place for: JET ALUMS: To publish and promote their writings, translations and other creations and/or to have opportunities in general to stay connected with the JET alumni community JOB SEEKERS: To find jobs and helpful career information and post their professional profiles EMPLOYERS: To post job listings and find JET alum professionals with a range of skills JETAA CHAPTERS & NEWSLETTERS: To find information and articles to share with their members, and to share job listings and other information with the greater JET alumni community. CURRENT […]
Posted on November 6, 2008 | 1 CommentChange is in the air. Not just for America, but for the JETAANY Newsletter. After shipping out the hardcopies of the new issue last night, Steven Horowitz (left) has stepped down as editor and handed the torch to Justin Tedaldi (right). Otsukare-sama deshita Steven-san! See more pictures of the Newsletter mailing here.