Featured Events and News

Career Panel 2016 – Feb. 25th

JETAA Career Panel 2016 The hiring season is right around the corner and the 2016 JETAA Career Panel will help you map out a game plan to get to that final interview as well as prepare to be at your best when that call or email arrives.  Whether you just returned from Japan or you […]

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“Revenge of the 47 Loyal Samurai” Kabuki Play – Feb. 25th – March 5th

Do you love kabuki, or have you always wanted to see a kabuki play but never had the chance? You’re in luck, because a live English-language kabuki performance will soon be taking place right here in Portland! Students of Portland State University will perform the first-ever production of Chūshingura, or The Revenge of the 47 Loyal Samurai, by a […]

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Shinnenkai 2016 @ Grand Central Bowling Lounge – Feb. 18th

Shinnenkai 2016 It may already be February, but it isn’t really the new year until you’ve celebrated it with JETAA Portland! This year we’re bringing you a Shinnenkai full of food, fun, and games for the whole family. Join us at Grand Central Restaurant & Bowling Lounge for a casual evening of tacos and bowling as […]

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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.