JETAABC is excited to co-host the first workshop of 2019. JETAABC and Tonari Gumi members will enjoy learning about tsumami-zaiku together. When: Saturday February 2 (2:00 – 4:00 pm)Where: Mount Pleasant – Tonari Gumi (101-42 W 8th Ave) Level: Beginner Workshop fee: $15-$20 (Special rate enabled by JETAABC and Tonari […]
JETAABC Japanese Language Course (Winter 2019) JETAABC is pleased to announce the Winter 2019 Japanese Language Course! We hope you will join us, whether you’re looking to build on your Japanese abilities or your connections with other alumni. Read on for important details and register here by January 29th. WINTER TERM – GENERAL […]
It’s time to kick off Heisei 31-nen and the Year of the Pig! JETAABC is pleased to invite all JETAABC members and their guests to the Annual General Meeting and Shinnenkai 2019. Date: Friday, January 25th, 2019 Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm Location: JTB International (Canada) 8899 Odlin Crescent, Richmond […]
Join us for a Tohoku-style “imonikai” (芋煮会) in Steveston! What is “Imonikai” you ask? You can think of it a bit like a fall version of “o-hanami”, with families and friends gathering together to enjoy “imoni” in the outdoors. “Imoni” is a kind of hot soup or stew made from […]
NATSUKASHII! THE JETAABC PHOTOBOOK PROJECT (AND GIFT CARD DRAW) JETAABC is putting together a JET Programme photobook…and we want your help! So, dust off those photo albums and old hard drives for your photos of your life on JET! The photobook will showcase all that is great about the JET […]
The application form for the 2014 JET Programme is now available online at: http://jetprogramme.ca/ If you experience technical difficulties with the online application form, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org. For questions pertaining to the application content and eligibility, contact the JET Desk at the Embassy of Japan in Ottawa at: email@example.com The deadline to apply is November 29, 2013.
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) of the Government of Japan offers Research Student Scholarships to foreign students who wish to study at a post-graduate level at Japanese universities. Guidelines and application forms for the MEXT Research Student Scholarship are now available. The deadline to apply […]
JETAABC is looking for genki gals and guys to volunteer at our table (and get FREE entry) at the annual Sakura Days festival at Van Deusen Gardens. The event will be held April 6 & 7. For those new to the event, it’s a celebration of Japanese food, culture, music, […]
This is call for platforms for the JETAA Canada 2013-2014 Country Representative. If interested, email your platform to Carrie Fischer at firstname.lastname@example.org by March 4, 2013. Read on for details. JETAA Country Representative – Canada – 1 year term from April 2012 to April 2013 – Job Description […]
あけましておめでとうございます！ Akemashite omedeto gozaimasu! It’s time to kick off Heisei 25-nen and the Year of the Snake! JETAABC is pleased to invite all JETAABC members and their guests to the Annual General Meeting and Shinnenkai 2013. Date: Friday, January 18th, 2013 Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm Location: YWCA Hotel, 733 […]
Calling all photography lovers! “Share your WOW! Japan photo contest” is a contest of photos taken in Japan. In this contest run by the Japan Tourism Agency, share your photos to best fit any one of following themes; “Cool!”, “Delicious!”, “Happy!”, “Beautiful!”, “Funny!”, or “Miracle!”. Winners in each category will […]
The Annual BC Japanese Speech Contest contest recognises achievement among British Columbia and Yukon residents learning Japanese as a foreign language.