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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2021/05/27/picnic-in-the-park/"></div>Date: Saturday, June 12thTime: 11 am to 2 pm EDTLocation: 40°46’16.0″N 73°58’15.6″W (Central Park near The Mall and Literary Walk) JETAANY is hosting its first in-person event in over a year! We’re excited to meet together safely outdoors and ask everyone to please bring your own lunch (BYOL) to the picnic. We will meet in Central Park near The Mall and Literary Walk. Here are the coordinates (40°46’16.0″N 73°58’15.6″W) and please refer to the picture for a rough location. While planning this event, we took into consideration the following: 1. Choosing a less popular location where we are able to hang out without feeling overwhelmed with crowds2. Close to restrooms3. Close to subway stations A friendly reminder that Central Park […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2021/05/27/picnic-in-the-park/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Picnic in the Park

    Date: Saturday, June 12thTime: 11 am to 2 pm EDTLocation: 40°46’16.0″N 73°58’15.6″W (Central Park near The Mall and Literary Walk) JETAANY is hosting its first in-person event in over a year! We’re excited to meet together safely outdoors and ask everyone to please bring your own lunch (BYOL) to the picnic. We will meet in Central Park near The Mall and Literary Walk. Here are the coordinates (40°46’16.0″N 73°58’15.6″W) and please refer to the picture for a rough location. While planning this event, we took into consideration the following: 1. Choosing a less popular location where we are able to hang out without feeling overwhelmed with crowds2. Close to restrooms3. Close to subway stations A friendly reminder that Central Park […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2020/06/01/jetaa-ny-jetling-informal-hangout-6-25-2020/"></div>This is an event for the new JETs heading to Japan later this summer to talk among themselves and with JET alumni about life abroad. Register for the Zoom link here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUvcOCgrjMqGNKQQEla9w7PHMI0qLQLMiOT<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2020/06/01/jetaa-ny-jetling-informal-hangout-6-25-2020/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    JETAA NY JETling Informal Hangout [6/25/2020]

    This is an event for the new JETs heading to Japan later this summer to talk among themselves and with JET alumni about life abroad. Register for the Zoom link here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUvcOCgrjMqGNKQQEla9w7PHMI0qLQLMiOT

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2020/06/01/2020-pre-departure-seminar/"></div>It’s that time of year when we prepare a new batch of JETs to start their journey in Japan! We are calling upon our most recent alumni to teach and share their experiences to help invigorate our newest JETs about moving to and living in Japan! For more information and to sign-up to volunteer, please visit and respond by Wednesday, June 3rd: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfwIHOScXmRaAJC6nSCxnAp4T31ZYKQhj4trzjjY7PhrilyDw/viewform?fbclid=IwAR3FyGY7-FxNU3bMyh3ViQYdyNPraA3g5CNFSOQ8lw1bd8GocG1M_QqY2NY<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2020/06/01/2020-pre-departure-seminar/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    2020 Pre-Departure Seminar [Volunteer Deadline 6/3/2020]

    It’s that time of year when we prepare a new batch of JETs to start their journey in Japan! We are calling upon our most recent alumni to teach and share their experiences to help invigorate our newest JETs about moving to and living in Japan! For more information and to sign-up to volunteer, please visit and respond by Wednesday, June 3rd: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfwIHOScXmRaAJC6nSCxnAp4T31ZYKQhj4trzjjY7PhrilyDw/viewform?fbclid=IwAR3FyGY7-FxNU3bMyh3ViQYdyNPraA3g5CNFSOQ8lw1bd8GocG1M_QqY2NY

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2020/05/18/networking-event/"></div>Networking EventDate: Tuesday, June 16thTime: 7-8:30 pmDetails: Have you recently finished JET or just moved to the East Coast and looking to learn more about JETAANY, meet other recent returners, or interested in networking? Then, this is a small gathering for you! Come chat on Zoom with Ryan (Vice President) and meet other alumni in the area. How to join: Participants who mark “Going” on Facebook, or email the organizer directly, will receive the Zoom link prior to the meeting. RSVP: Facebook Event page, or email vicepresident@jetanny.org link: https://www.facebook.com/events/674909213329925/ Questions: Contact Ryan vicepresident@jetaany.org<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2020/05/18/networking-event/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Networking Event

    Networking EventDate: Tuesday, June 16thTime: 7-8:30 pmDetails: Have you recently finished JET or just moved to the East Coast and looking to learn more about JETAANY, meet other recent returners, or interested in networking? Then, this is a small gathering for you! Come chat on Zoom with Ryan (Vice President) and meet other alumni in the area. How to join: Participants who mark “Going” on Facebook, or email the organizer directly, will receive the Zoom link prior to the meeting. RSVP: Facebook Event page, or email vicepresident@jetanny.org link: https://www.facebook.com/events/674909213329925/ Questions: Contact Ryan vicepresident@jetaany.org

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2020/01/19/2020-meishi-exchange/"></div>Join us for our largest networking event of the year! We get 100+ attendees every year so make sure to get your spot! When: Wednesday, February 26th, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Where: Legends Bar, 6 West 33rd Street @ 5th Ave, New York, NY 10001 (Private space downstairs) Cost: $15 early bird (Wednesday, February 12th at noon), $20 (Tuesday, February 25th by 11:59 pm), CASH at the door. Please sign up and pay here. What you get: We’ll be serving “hearty hors d’oeuvres” included in the entry price. There will be a ***special extended happy hour*** for attendees! And of course, you’ll get the opportunity to connect and meet INCREDIBLE people! Volunteer: We’re also looking for volunteers to help with setup and […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://jetaany.org/2020/01/19/2020-meishi-exchange/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    (2/26) 2020 Meishi Exchange

    Join us for our largest networking event of the year! We get 100+ attendees every year so make sure to get your spot! When: Wednesday, February 26th, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Where: Legends Bar, 6 West 33rd Street @ 5th Ave, New York, NY 10001 (Private space downstairs) Cost: $15 early bird (Wednesday, February 12th at noon), $20 (Tuesday, February 25th by 11:59 pm), CASH at the door. Please sign up and pay here. What you get: We’ll be serving “hearty hors d’oeuvres” included in the entry price. There will be a ***special extended happy hour*** for attendees! And of course, you’ll get the opportunity to connect and meet INCREDIBLE people! Volunteer: We’re also looking for volunteers to help with setup and […]

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