Archive for September, 2009

Candidates Needed for JETAANY Board of Directors

Position Description and Qualifications JETAANY is a 501(c)(3)nonprofit organization and hence requires a Board of Directors. Overall governance and guidance of the organization lies in the hands of the Board, which also serves to advance the organization’s mission and provide a platform for ideas for the executive committee. The Board of Directors is comprised of a group of experienced former JETs and one non-JET , all who have a keen interest in the continued success of the JET Program and JETAANY. The Board is distinct from the executive committee, which is the group of individuals who run the day-to-day activities of the organization. The President of JETAANY is the only executive committee member to sit on the Board of Directors […]

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    Get involved and give back! 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 are interested, please fill out the following information and return to Amber at scretary@jetaany.org. Thank you! Sharing is caring!! 🙂 Name: ALT or CIR JET Years (ex. 2004-06): JET Location: Current Address: Email: Phone Number: Academic Course of Study: Current Job and Industry: Current Company: Past Jobs/Industries: Other hobbies/interests:
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  • Become a Peer Mentor

    Get involved and give back! 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 are interested, please fill out the following information and return to Amber at scretary@jetaany.org. Thank you! Sharing is caring!! 🙂 Name: ALT or CIR JET Years (ex. 2004-06): JET Location: Current Address: Email: Phone Number: Academic Course of Study: Current Job and Industry: Current Company: Past Jobs/Industries: Other hobbies/interests:

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    Tuesday, September 29, 7pm It’s time for another installment of Nihongo Dake Dinner! This is everyone’s chance to get out and meet some Japanese people, or other JET’s, who are interested in discussing their experiences in Japan. Oh, and bring your friends, the more the merrier! The last NDD got good reviews and was held at Takesushi, so this month it’s time for another type of food besides Japanese, Korean! Price: $25, which includes all food for the night: Appetizers, Chijimi, Soup, BBQ, etc. Location: Cho Dang Gol, 55 West 35th Street, New York, NY 10001 Click here to reserve your spot now!
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  • Nihongo Dake Dinner

    Tuesday, September 29, 7pm It’s time for another installment of Nihongo Dake Dinner! This is everyone’s chance to get out and meet some Japanese people, or other JET’s, who are interested in discussing their experiences in Japan. Oh, and bring your friends, the more the merrier! The last NDD got good reviews and was held at Takesushi, so this month it’s time for another type of food besides Japanese, Korean! Price: $25, which includes all food for the night: Appetizers, Chijimi, Soup, BBQ, etc. Location: Cho Dang Gol, 55 West 35th Street, New York, NY 10001 Click here to reserve your spot now!

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