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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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Tabemashou! @ Shogun – April 26th

The Tabemashou! group gathers to explore, critique, and enjoy Japanese dining options in Portland. Through numbers we’re able to sample menus extensively and casually critique the food and experience together. When: Wednesday, April 26th at 7pm (Please RSVP by Monday, April 24th) Where: Shogun (2215 NW Allie Ave. Hillsboro) What to bring: Tabemashou! is cash only! Be sure to bring enough cash to cover […]

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Iron Chef 2017 – April 29th

Iron Chef 2017: JETAA Portland’s 15th Annual Cooking Competition! It’s time to sharpen those knives and dig up your best recipes as contestants, judges, and other hungry mouths gather for one of our most popular (and delicious) events of the year! Date: Saturday, April 29th Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm Location:  At Demaree’s home in SE Portland, RSVP for […]

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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.