Upcoming Events


We always have new events in the works! Check out what we're up to:

Share Your Voice — Help us decide future career webinars! 

By JETAA PDX News | September 17, 2020

During the pandemic and its subsequent economic uncertainty, JETAA Portland is ramping up its career support resources to meet the needs of our members and greater community. Please take our very short survey so that we can host webinars that meet your needs! Survey link — takes <1 minute!

September Networking Nomi-Kai

By JETAA PDX News | September 15, 2020

Looking for a chance to connect with fellow JET alumni and meet new people in a relaxed atmosphere? Join us with your beverage of choice for our next Networking Nomi-Kai!   September 24th, 7-9pm, https://zoom.us/j/99698859490

September J-Kaiwa

By JETAA PDX News | September 14, 2020

J-Kaiwa (Postponed to this week) Is one of your self-quarantine resolutions to study up on your Japanese? Then J-Kaiwa might be the right spot for you! J-Kaiwa is a monthly event open to all members of the Portland community, whether they are a JET alum or not. All levels of Japanese! Now online: feel free to drop …

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JLPT Course Starting in October

By JETAA PDX News | August 26, 2020

We are excited to announce JETAA PDX’s upcoming JLPT course starting in October! Though the JLPT has been cancelled through this year, as you know Japanese language learning is a continual process that benefits from consistent practice. If you’re hoping to sharpen your skills, have some more time to prepare for future exams, or just continue your Japanese …

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Kyara-ben Contest Winners

By JETAA PDX News | July 30, 2020

We are proud to present the winners of the first JETAA Kyara-ben Contest! A big thank you to everyone who participated, observers, contestants, and judges. Without further ado, here are the winning bentos! 1st Place Erin – Rabbit in My Garden 2nd Place Maddy – Miffy Bento 3rd Place Naomi – Kibitan Bento Crowd Favorites …

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Kyara-ben Contest

By JETAA PDX News | June 28, 2020

We are very excited to introduce our first ever JETAA Kyara-ben contest, a collaboration between JETAA Portland, JETAA BC and JETAA PNW! Join us on July 26th at 11:30 AM via Zoom for a fun afternoon of friendly competition and getting to know people from all over the Pacific Northwest and beyond. With quarantine keeping …

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