We're throwing a party to celebrate 30 years of the JET Programme in Ireland. We want to get as many alumni together as we can to celebrate what the JET Programme has meant for us. This event will be family-friendly. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com, and let us know if you intend to bring... Continue Reading →
IJETAA has a small stock of Japanese cultural items which we would like to build up over the next few months. At the moment, we have the following items: Calligraphy mats, brushes, and ink 3 kendama toys Sake jug and cup set Tea ceremony teapot, trivet, whisk, scoop, and bowl If you would like to... Continue Reading →
On Saturday, 1 October, Ambassador Miyoshi met with representatives from the JET Programme Alumni Associations of Ireland, France, Germany and the UK who were in Dublin to mark the 30th Anniversary of the JETProgramme and the re-establishment of JETTAA-International .
Calling all Shakespeareans Experience Japan are looking for someone with an interest in Shakespeare and Japan to present a mini-TED type talk in UCD on April 23 as part of a larger event. It doesn't have to be very scholarly, just a way to mark the man's birth/death day! Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you're interested
I applied for the JET programme as I believed it provided an invaluable opportunity for me to live and work in Japan. I spent two years on the JET programme from 2002 to 2004 and still today I have close connections with the JET programme and community. The JET programme was a life changing... Continue Reading →
As we all know living outside of Japan can be detrimental to your Japanese. Phrases and Kanji you saw and recognised everyday become, well....like Japanese! Once you are on home soil again. With the JLPT December exam fast approaching we decided it might be a good idea to get back into the J-go way of... Continue Reading →