List of Upcoming JETAA Events

Tabemashou! at Kizuki Ramen & Izakaya – October 18th

October’s Tabemashou! will be at Kizuki Ramen & Izakaya. When: Wednesday, October 18; 7pm Where: Kizuki Ramen & Izakaya (11830 NW Cedar Falls Dr., Portland) Do note that though this is a Portland address, Kizuki is located near the end of HWY 217 at Barnes. As always, we are cash only. Please RSVP and join […]


Welcome back to our recent JET returnees! To celebrate, JETAA Portland will be hosting a Welcome Back Party. Where: Shigezo Izakaya When: Saturday, September 30th at 7:45 PM Cost: $10 for returnees; $15 for current JETAA members (non-returnees) Please click on the appropriate link below to pay and RSVP! THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT Hope […]

Campus Recruitment Opportunity–Fall 2017

You can help recruit the next crop of JETs by sharing your experiences of your time in Japan on the JET program.


It’s time again for the JLPT Benkyoukai. If you’re studying to pass the JLPT or just need a way to help you stay motivated in your Japanese studies, this study group is for you! The group is led by a pro Japanese teacher, Miwa-sensei at her home in Beaverton (RSVP for the address). Study groups […]


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.