This information went out in our most recent newsletter and is most useful for Alumni looking to network and find jobs. Consulate Job Opening For anyone with business-level Japanese, the Consulate-General of Japan in Houston is hiring for their Consular section. The full job advertisement is here. Career Fair & Networking via JETAA PNW's J-Link & … Continue reading Job Opening & Career Fair
The Consulate-General of Japan in Houston is seeking a temporary cultural affairs assistant with emphasis on JET Program-related duties. Please click to read the position announcement for details and instructions on how to apply. Note that the application deadline is this coming Friday, February 28th.
We've been looking forward to a Houston bluebonnet hanami with folks from another JETAA chapter scheduled for Mar 27-29. We even had 7 awesome Alumni sign up to host our out-of-state guests! However, in light of recent events and out of concern for public health and the health of our fellow JET alumni and their … Continue reading [POSTPONED] Yee-Hawnami 2020: Texas Bluebonnets in Houston
Alumni and other guests gathered to celebrate the 2018 returning & 2019 departing JETs on March 24, 2019. The event took place at the residence of Consul-General Hideo Fukushima in Houston, who spoke with praise for the JET Program and revitalization efforts in US-Japan relations. Recent returnees Jonathan Bruhn (ALT in Ibaraki) and Sheridan McKisick … Continue reading 2019 Returnee and Early Departing JET Reception
The first JETAA Houston Book Club meeting details have been finalized: Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017 Time: 10:30 A.M Place: EQ Heights (1030 Heights Blvd.) Book: Silence by Shusaku Endo Please be aware that parking may be limited. For those close enough, car-pooling or ubering may be preferable. Our Houston Rep, Emily Gurvis, will arrive … Continue reading Houston Book Club First Meeting Announcement