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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! at Samurai Blue – July 20th

This time around Tabemashou! is saying “itadakimasu” at Samurai Blue, where they serve up mindful, local, and seasonal sushi & ramen (with veg stuff, too). When: Thursday, July 20th, 7:00 PM Where: Samurai Blue Sushi & Saké (3807 N Mississippi Ave) Tabemashou! has a small budget, but anything beyond that is cash only — so be sure to […]

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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.