by Eden Law, written for JETwit Striking out on your own, especially in pursuing a long-held dream, is always going to be a terrifying and highly stressful experience. Julius Pang . . .
By Verity Townsend (Hyogo) We hope you enjoyed our exploration of 60s and 70s Japanese cinema in the April issue. Here are our hand-picked recommendations of films that are stand-out . . .
by Jaclyn Thompson (Miyazaki) In February, I travelled to Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh City. I had been to Thailand once before as a college student, but after having lived . . .
AJET is proud to introduce the 2015–2016 AJET National Council. Executive Council Chair Total votes: 495 Current JETs: 4476 Turnout (%): 11.06 Vice Chair Total votes: 486 Current JETs: 4476 . . .
“Be so good they can’t ignore you.” –Steve Martin Being a JET participant is an ideal time to improve personally and professionally. But, where to begin? There are a lot . . .
JET participants completing their tenure on the JET Programme in 2015, and JET alumni are invited to attend the JET Programme Career Fair in Osaka, to be held 29 May, . . . [ Read more ]
After much deliberation, the AJET National Council has chosen the following recipients for this year’s AJET Awards: National AJET Internationalisation Award: Ms. Kay-Ann Barrett (Gunma) National AJET Excellence in Team-Teaching . . . [ Read more ]
Want a whirlwind workout tour of Tokyo, while contributing to charity? The Tokyo Yamathon is a fundraising competition where teams of three or four walk or run through Tokyo, visiting . . . [ Read more ]
Want to volunteer in Tohoku this summer? The sustainable learning center “MORIUMIUS” is seeking summer JET volunteers to work together with MORIUMIUS staff to launch a summer camp for children! . . . [ Read more ]
From April 1st, Sandy Cheng has stepped down as Chair for personal reasons. She will continue supporting AJET through an advisory role. Thank you, Sandy, for your service to AJET . . . [ Read more ]