Other Links of Interest

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Chopsticks New York: The Most Convenient, Comprehensive Resource for All Things Japanese in NY!

NY de Volunteer
NYdeVolunteer is a wonderful Japanese volunteer organization in NYC open to everyone.

The International Center
The International Center is a great place to volunteer for one-on-one English conversation, writing or advanced English. Contact Mary Beth Holman.

Anthony Bianchi
JET Alum and Brooklyn native Anthony Bianchi is now a city councilman in Inuyama-shi, Aichi-ken — the first ever North American to hold an elected position in Japan. He’s been featured in several Newsletter articles.

Happyfunsmile
Happyfunsmile, the Okinawa-style chindon band is reviewed in the Fall 2005 “Ethics” Issue of the JETAANY newsletter.

Gaijin-a-Go-Go
Gaijin-a-Go-Go, the cross-cultural go-go/J-Pop band based in NYC is reviewed in the Summer 2005 “Interpretations” Issue.

Bruce Feiler
JET Alum Bruce Feiler is the author of Learning to Bow and several other best sellers. Also see his op ed in the NY Times (Dec 21, 2005).

Ibaraki Christian University
The University offers internships teaching English in Japan to students enrolled in colleges and universities in the United States and Canada