In town for the Boston Career Forum? The New England JET Alumni Association has three great opportunities for visiting JET alums and Friends of JET:
1) We will hold a networking social on Saturday, November 19th at Cornwall’s Pub from 6:30. Great opportunity to have fun and exchange job-search tips.
2) We will have a Nihongo-dake dinner at Ittoku in Brighton from 5:30 on Sunday, November 20th
3) Don’t have a place to stay yet, or willing to host a visiting JET? Our association is working with its members to provide free tatami time share opportunities for visiting JETs.
To register for any of the above, please fill out this form: https://goo.gl/forms/
Press Release from Catherine Rackley (Chiba-ken 2005-2006), DISCO International inc:
This is a reminder that JET alumni with at least conversational Japanese language ability are invited to the Boston Career Forum 2016 November 18-20.
Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about participating companies, submit resumes, interview, and even receive offers of employment during the three-day event.
You are free to attend one, two, or all three days.
– Boston Career Forum 2016 —–
November 18-20 (Fri.-Sun.)
Currently 210 companies participating including:
BLOOMBERG, FUJI TELEVISION NETWORK, GOLDMAN SACHS, JAPAN AIRLINES, MICROSOFT, SONY INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT, TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION, TWITTER JAPAN, and many more
Register and begin applying to companies here: http://
*There is no cost to register for or attend Career Forums.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact JET alum, Catherine Rackley, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We hope to see you in Boston!
Please join our officers for our spring general meeting at Unos in Harvard Sq. Excellent way to have fun, meet fellow JETs, and offer ideas for summer! Some appetizers will be included.
Place: 22 John F Kennedy St Harvard Square, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Time: Tuesday, June 7, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
If you are not a Facebook user, you are welcome to RSVP to email@example.com
Otsukaresama Social (12/13, 6pm)
To celebrate the end of the Boston Career Forum and Japanese Language Proficiency Test, NEJETAA will hold a social the evening of Sunday, December 13 from 6pm at Itadaki, an izakaya located on Newbury st. Even if you didn’t take the test or attend the career forum, it will be a great opportunity to have fun, network with JET alumni, learn more about the program, and maybe even practice a bit of Japanese!
RSVP by Thursday, 12/10 via Facebook (here) or by email to Rachel (treasurer [at] nejetaa dot com)
Location: Izakaya Itadaki, 269 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116
We have two big events coming up! Hope to see you there:
Hanami (POSTPONED) Happy Hour at Ittoku (5/8)
HANAMI 2014 (POSTPONED)
Place: On the Charles River Esplanade, down by the river close to the Half Shell, about a 10-15 walk from Charles MGH station on the Red Line (same place as the past few years). Link to Google Maps HERE.
Happy Hour at Izakaya Ittoku:
Thursday, May 8th. Authentic Izakaya style appetizers and drinks available!
RSVP to Katie (social at nejetaa dot com) or at the Facebook event.
Time: 6:00pm ~
Location: Izakaya Ittoku (Allston/Brighton) Google Maps
T-Access: Green Line Accessible (B)
Parking: Street parking only
Beginning on January 10th, 2014, NEJETAA will host the 2014 JETAA USA Regional Conference at the .
NEJETAA members and friends are invited to join us in welcoming JETAA delegates from across America and Canada as well as members of the Japan-America community for our evening nijikais and sanjikais on Friday (1/10) and Saturday (1/11) evenings. Details are below:
Questions? Contact Katie Mulroy.
We hope to see you there!
Hope everyone is enjoying the wicked hot summer!
NEJETAA’s next Happy Hour will be Wed. August 7th at 6pm. We are checking out a new place we’ve never been to called Owl Station Bar. They have Japanese food, sushi, and Japanese cocktails and sake! Ok so maybe it’s not the most authentic, but it looks like a fun place to go after work!
Owl Station is conveniently located right across from the Broadway T station on the Red Line (map).
Please RSVP to Trish our Treasurer (treasurer at nejetaa dot com) by Tues. August 6th.
August will be a quiet month for NEJETAA so we hope you will come out and join us!