JETAA Hawaii has been busy these past couple of months. We’ve held two events, both geared toward preparing the 2013 JETs for their journey to Japan. The first event was held on June 29th at Tokai University. A full day of workshops was held in conjunction with the Japanese Consulate to give the new JETs … Continue reading New JETS: Thank you and Good luck!!!
Come join JETAA Hawaii as we help prepare this year's new JETs at our annual Etiquette Workshop at Natsunoya Tea House. It will be a fun night of Japanese culture, food, and activities. Sign-in starts at 5:30pm with official start time at 6:00pm. Space will be limited to 50 people. RSVP either via this link or … Continue reading Annual Etiquette Workshop at Natsunoya – You’re Invited!
Although it seems like August 2011 was just last week, it is already August 2012 and the new JET Program participants representing Hawaii have departed for Japan! To recap the New JET events this year, JETAA Hawaii hosted and assisted with a number of events to prepare the new JET participants for their new career … Continue reading Good Luck to the 2012 JETs from Hawaii!
This past weekend (June 8-10), the Pan-Pacific Festival took place in Hawaii, which involved a range of events, even including a parade through Kalakaua Avenue with groups from all over the Pacific Rim. Joining the festivities was Mayor Matsui and some of his delegates all the way from Hiroshima. Through the Japan Local Government Center … Continue reading Hiroshima City Mayor Matsui in Hawaii
Wow! It's been awhile since we've posted here, but we have some big news coming up for this weekend! Straight from Hiroshima City, Mayor Matsui will be visiting Hawaii during the Pan-Pacific Festival this weekend. He will be making various appearances and meeting with different organizations to promote Hiroshima. JETAA Hawaii will be assisting the … Continue reading Hiroshima in Hawaii!