[March 20th 2021] Press Release – A Message Regarding Recent Events

[March 20th 2021] Press Release – A Message Regarding Recent Events

To all AJET members: OVERVIEW On March 17th, 2021, the National AJET council met and unanimously voted to remove Vice Chair Robbie Lepp from office. Although he was invited to . . .

Attention High School ALTs! KAC Applications 2021-22 now open!

Attention High School ALTs! KAC Applications 2021-22 now open!

Attention High School ALTs! Kizuna Across Cultures (KAC) is now accepting applications for the 2021-22 Global Classmates program! Global Classmates is a grant-covered (yes, free!) 6-month virtual cultural and language . . .

2020 Opinion Exchange!

2020 Opinion Exchange!

On Monday, December 14th, seven members of the 2020-2021 AJET National Council held an online meeting with representatives from MIC, MOFA, MEXT, and CLAIR to discuss and exchange opinions on . . .

The Other Hundred Healers Photography Project

The Other Hundred Healers Photography Project

Submit a photo story to honour our healers during this pandemic! The Other Hundred Healers is a global non-profit photojournalism project that celebrates the men, women and children who are healing their communities during this global . . .

AJET 2020 Mask Sew-A-Thon: Final Report

AJET 2020 Mask Sew-A-Thon: Final Report

The AJET 2020 Mask Sew-A-Thon was a community mask creation and donation project to support Japanese communities in prefectures across the country during the COVID-19 pandemic. From April 22, 2020 . . .

Start September with the newest Connect issue!

10 September       AJET Connect Magazine, Magazine Issues
September has finally come around which means the end of the Summer vacation, And dreaded desk warming season has also come to an end! Celebration! Connect is proud to bring . . . [ Read more ]

GIRL SCOUTS KYOTO needs your help!

5 September       Volunteering and Charity
How many people love those delicious Girl Scout cookies that only come once or twice a year? Well, the Kyoto City Girl Scouts need your help! Erin Noxon, a current . . . [ Read more ]

KICKSTARTER: My Invincible Compass

28 August       Volunteering and Charity
Matt Miller, an ambassador of Mirai no Mori (non-profit organization partnered with AJET), is creating a documentary film that spotlights children in care homes. Through his crowdfunding campaign, he hopes . . . [ Read more ]

VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY: Tokyo

27 August       Volunteering and Charity
Did you know that September 10th is World Suicide Prevention Day? How about joining a charity event to raise money and awareness while crossing off a bucket-list opportunity? TELL has partnered with Tokyo Tower to offer . . . [ Read more ]

A New Era and a New Issue of CONNECT!

As May dawns, we’re now well into springtime in Japan. The cherry blossoms might be fading, but you can relive those petal-filled moments by reading the stories of ALTs experiencing . . . [ Read more ]

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