Help a JET Archive

  • We have a great opportunity for JET Alumni to speak at a local college about applying to JET! If you are a recent returnee who hasn’t found full-time work yet, this is the perfect way to build some connections and give back to the community. It’s also really fun (as you’ll see from the photo from a past CUNY Fair above)! The students get really excited hearing from us and it’s nice to have an excuse to be natsukashi about our JET experience. ——————————————————————————————————————————————– What: The College of Staten Island’s Fellowship & Scholarship Fair Where: Center for the Arts Atrium, Building 1P, 2800 Victory Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10314 (Parking Provided) When: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 11:30 am – 4:00 pm Schedule Table Set-Up: 11:30 […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    (10/11) Calling All Recent Returnees: Speak at the College of Staten Island about JET!

    We have a great opportunity for JET Alumni to speak at a local college about applying to JET! If you are a recent returnee who hasn’t found full-time work yet, this is the perfect way to build some connections and give back to the community. It’s also really fun (as you’ll see from the photo from a past CUNY Fair above)! The students get really excited hearing from us and it’s nice to have an excuse to be natsukashi about our JET experience. ——————————————————————————————————————————————– What: The College of Staten Island’s Fellowship & Scholarship Fair Where: Center for the Arts Atrium, Building 1P, 2800 Victory Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10314 (Parking Provided) When: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 11:30 am – 4:00 pm Schedule Table Set-Up: 11:30 […]

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  • The New York office of Fuji TV is interested in hearing about any charity events, activities or fundraisers in NYC to benefit the recent events in Japan. Please email Georgia (Yamaguchi ’07-’08) if you know of anything and if it would be possible to film the event. Georgia Gallavin georgia.gallavin@fci-ny.com<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Fuji TV Looking For Locals Helping Japan

    The New York office of Fuji TV is interested in hearing about any charity events, activities or fundraisers in NYC to benefit the recent events in Japan. Please email Georgia (Yamaguchi ’07-’08) if you know of anything and if it would be possible to film the event. Georgia Gallavin georgia.gallavin@fci-ny.com

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  • On March 11, 2011 a large earthquake of a magnitude of 9.0 hit northern Japan, causing huge fires, landslides, radiation leaks, and widespread infrastructure damage as well as generating tsunamis in several regions. The “JETAA USA Japan Earthquake Relief Fund” is the official relief fund of the all-volunteer Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program Alumni Association of America (JETAA USA). JET alumni have experience living and working in communities across Japan, so the disaster has struck very close to home. All 19 JET alumni chapters across the U.S. are currently working together to raise funds to aid in the disaster relief and recovery efforts. The JET Alumni Association of New York (JETAANY) is collecting donations on behalf of JETAA USA for the […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Donate to the JETAA USA Japan Earthquake Relief Fund

    On March 11, 2011 a large earthquake of a magnitude of 9.0 hit northern Japan, causing huge fires, landslides, radiation leaks, and widespread infrastructure damage as well as generating tsunamis in several regions. The “JETAA USA Japan Earthquake Relief Fund” is the official relief fund of the all-volunteer Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program Alumni Association of America (JETAA USA). JET alumni have experience living and working in communities across Japan, so the disaster has struck very close to home. All 19 JET alumni chapters across the U.S. are currently working together to raise funds to aid in the disaster relief and recovery efforts. The JET Alumni Association of New York (JETAANY) is collecting donations on behalf of JETAA USA for the […]

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  • Coping with reverse culture shock is hard enough without having to find a job. Become a peer mentor to a returning JET and give back.  In times like these, we need to stick together! If you would like to be a mentor or mentee, please fill out the following information and return to Amber at mentoring@jetaany.org. Thank you! Sharing is caring!! 🙂 Name: Mentor or Mentee: ALT or CIR JET Years (ex. 2004-06): JET Location: Current Address: Email: Phone Number: Academic Course of Study: Current Job and Industry or Desired job or industry: Current Company or Desired Company of interest: Past Jobs/Industries: Other hobbies/interests:<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Become a Peer Mentor or Mentee

    Coping with reverse culture shock is hard enough without having to find a job. Become a peer mentor to a returning JET and give back.  In times like these, we need to stick together! If you would like to be a mentor or mentee, please fill out the following information and return to Amber at mentoring@jetaany.org. Thank you! Sharing is caring!! 🙂 Name: Mentor or Mentee: ALT or CIR JET Years (ex. 2004-06): JET Location: Current Address: Email: Phone Number: Academic Course of Study: Current Job and Industry or Desired job or industry: Current Company or Desired Company of interest: Past Jobs/Industries: Other hobbies/interests:

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  • BEAUTIFUL 1-BR AVAILABLE IN HELL’S KITCHEN, D/W, W/D in APT My boyfriend and I are moving to Brooklyn and need someone to take over our lease from Nov 1st. We signed a 2-year lease last summer, so you can have the apartment until July 31st, 2011 (9 months), for $2,000 a month, with option to re-sign at that time. The apartment interior was renovated in 2005, and it’s in great condition. It has a washer and dryer in the apartment (!!!), a dishwasher, a ceiling fan in the living room, french doors leading into the bedroom, tons of closet space and good natural light from the 2 garden-facing bedroom windows. The apartment is on the 2nd floor of a walk-up […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

    Help-a-JET: JET Alum apartment available Nov 1st!

    BEAUTIFUL 1-BR AVAILABLE IN HELL’S KITCHEN, D/W, W/D in APT My boyfriend and I are moving to Brooklyn and need someone to take over our lease from Nov 1st. We signed a 2-year lease last summer, so you can have the apartment until July 31st, 2011 (9 months), for $2,000 a month, with option to re-sign at that time. The apartment interior was renovated in 2005, and it’s in great condition. It has a washer and dryer in the apartment (!!!), a dishwasher, a ceiling fan in the living room, french doors leading into the bedroom, tons of closet space and good natural light from the 2 garden-facing bedroom windows. The apartment is on the 2nd floor of a walk-up […]

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