Guests of the info session enjoyed Japanese food and drink while learning more about the JET Programme directly from members of the alumni association! Guests seemed had many questions and learned a lot through the presentations and conversations with former participants. Thank you to everyone who joined us for the event!

Alumni from the MEXT Scholarship Program and Working Holiday Visa were also present and official from the programs gave presentations. 

Date: March 6, 2020
Time: From 6 PM to 8 PM
Location: The Embassy of Japan (255 Sussex Drive)
RSVP: RSVP was done on Eventbrite

Click here to see the flyer for the event!

FEBRUARY 8: Board Game Day and Karaoke Night

***Limited to JET alumni and plus-ones.***

Many JET alumni came out and escaped the cold with us over board games at The Loft. 

We then took a break for dinner and met up at Popstar Karaoke at 7 PM for another round of shenanigans. The coldest day of the year was no match for the enthusiasm of the attendees!

Board Game Day
Where: The Loft Board Game Lounge (2nd Floor, 14 Waller St)
When: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM (or as late as they let us stay!)

Karaoke Night
Where: Popstar Karaoke (382 Rideau)
When: 7:00 PM to 10 PM

RSVP was done through Eventbrite

JANUARY 8: Luncheon at Ambassador Kawamura’s Residence

Five members of the executive committee attended an enjoyable luncheon at Ambassador Kawamura’s residence on January 8, 2020 to discuss Canada-Japan relations. This was the second meeting of the new Ambassador of Japan to Canada with members of JETAA Ottawa.