Archive for February, 2010

Sakura Sunday in Sunny Philadelphia

Save the Date: April 11th, 2010 Hanami season will soon be in full swing. While we may not have cherry blossom trackers here in the United States, there are still some amazing places to sit down under a sakura tree and enjoy some Japanese festivities. Join JETAANY and its Philadelphia Subchapter at the annual Sakura Sunday in the Greater Philadelphia area. More details and information to come, but mark your calendars! For more information on the festival, click here.

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    On behalf of the JETAA NY Board of Directors, we hope this message finds you well!  As we approach another election season for our executive officers, we wanted to reach out to everyone with a quick timeline of the selection process for those that might be interested in running for an officer seat.  In accordance with our bylaws, the selection of executive officers will be made by the Board of Directors based on the platforms that are received.  As always, the President, Vice-President, Treasurer, and Secretary roles are those seats that are open to interested members.  While some of our current officers may run again, all 4 positions are open for the 2010 term.  We encourage anyone who is interested […]
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  • 2010 JETAA NY Officer Selection Proces

    On behalf of the JETAA NY Board of Directors, we hope this message finds you well!  As we approach another election season for our executive officers, we wanted to reach out to everyone with a quick timeline of the selection process for those that might be interested in running for an officer seat.  In accordance with our bylaws, the selection of executive officers will be made by the Board of Directors based on the platforms that are received.  As always, the President, Vice-President, Treasurer, and Secretary roles are those seats that are open to interested members.  While some of our current officers may run again, all 4 positions are open for the 2010 term.  We encourage anyone who is interested […]

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    The Japan Society invites 25 JET Alumni members on Thursday February 25th for a Shochu Tasting & Reception for FREE. Come join other young professionals and learn about shochu from expert Yukari Sakamoto and sample over 20 kinds of shochu from 12 leading Japanese breweries. Mixologist Gen Yamamoto will pour his signature cocktails and give advice about the variety of ways to serve shochu. Light Japanese food will accompany the tasting. First 25 JET alumni that RSVP will make the list. The list will open to FOJ (friends of JET) on February 19th. Date: Thursday February 25th Time: 7pm – 9pm Location: Japan Society 333 East 47th & 1st ave. RSVP to Monica at vicepres@jetaany.org with name, prefecture and years […]
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  • Shochu Tasting & Reception

    The Japan Society invites 25 JET Alumni members on Thursday February 25th for a Shochu Tasting & Reception for FREE. Come join other young professionals and learn about shochu from expert Yukari Sakamoto and sample over 20 kinds of shochu from 12 leading Japanese breweries. Mixologist Gen Yamamoto will pour his signature cocktails and give advice about the variety of ways to serve shochu. Light Japanese food will accompany the tasting. First 25 JET alumni that RSVP will make the list. The list will open to FOJ (friends of JET) on February 19th. Date: Thursday February 25th Time: 7pm – 9pm Location: Japan Society 333 East 47th & 1st ave. RSVP to Monica at vicepres@jetaany.org with name, prefecture and years […]

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    When: Wednesday, February 24, 7:00pm Where: Japan Local Government Center, 3 Park Ave (on the SE corner of 34th) RSVP: Amber at secretary@jetaany.org (space limited to first 30 respondees) Food will be provided, but please BYOB. Mark your calendars for the next Quarterly meeting because JETAANY has some exciting announcements to make! This summer, NYC will play host, for the first time ever, to the JETAA National Conference, an event involving all 19 US chapters of JETAA. Get involved in the planning process and make your opinions heard. You will have the chance to join one of the planning committees. Also, if you are interested in becoming an executive officer for the coming year (April 2010-April 2011), you will have […]
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  • Quarterly Meeting

    When: Wednesday, February 24, 7:00pm Where: Japan Local Government Center, 3 Park Ave (on the SE corner of 34th) RSVP: Amber at secretary@jetaany.org (space limited to first 30 respondees) Food will be provided, but please BYOB. Mark your calendars for the next Quarterly meeting because JETAANY has some exciting announcements to make! This summer, NYC will play host, for the first time ever, to the JETAA National Conference, an event involving all 19 US chapters of JETAA. Get involved in the planning process and make your opinions heard. You will have the chance to join one of the planning committees. Also, if you are interested in becoming an executive officer for the coming year (April 2010-April 2011), you will have […]

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