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Japan Wireless ¥1000 Off Coupon for JETs

Traveling to Japan or have a friend visiting soon? Check out this awesome deal from Japan Wireless, created specially for our JET community! Use discount coupon code “Arigato_JETs” and get ¥1,000 off portable WiFi packages. There’s also a special discount rate just for JETs for rentals longer than 60 days. Order a WiFi package here. […]

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JET30 Alumni Reunion in Washington D.C. – Aug. 4th-6th

  Celebrate. Reconnect. Reminisce. Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the JET Program at the JET30 All-JET Alumni Reunion! Get ready to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the JET Program! From August 4th-6th, the JET30 All-JET Alumni Reunion will be taking place in Washington, D.C. Join JET Alumni, families, and friends from around the country for a special three-day […]

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J-Kaiwa – July 7th @ Lucky Lab

WHEN: Friday, July 7th, 7-9:00 p.m. WHERE: Lucky Lab Brew Pub on Hawthorne (915 SE Hawthorne Blvd) NIJIKAI: TBA WHO: JETAA members, JET Program returnees, Japanese friends and Nihongo speakers of all levels. COST: It’s free to join! There will be snacks, subsidized by JETAA (to give you more chances to practice your gion-go, gisei-go and gitai-go). Otherwise, you may purchase your own food […]

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The Portland Chapter of JETAA (The JET Program Alumni Association) was created to serve the bonds of friendship developed by the program participants. JETAA’s purpose is to achieve, through its activities, a broader and deeper understanding between Japan and the other countries participating in the program.