Category Archives: Photos

Halifax Weekend Orientation (2018)

On June 22, 23 and 24, a three-day Weekend Orientation was held in Halifax for Atlantic JET Programme shortlisted and alternate candidates. Several JETAA Q/A members attended to give advice and share their experiences. In addition to several presentations, participants enjoyed a workshop on Japanese ikebana and, during one memorable evening, unwinded at a local izakaya.

Japanese Classes (2018)

Again, this year, Japanese classes for JETAA Q/A members, 2018 JET Programme participants, and JET hopefuls were held in May and June at McGill Thomson House with Japanese language instructors Patrick Chaury and Hidetaka Yoneyama.

Japanese Cooking Class (2018)

For the second year, the Japanese cooking workshop for JET Programme participants was held at Marusan Comptoir Japonais (401 Notre-Dame Ouest), allowing departing JETs to be taught by a professional Japanese chef!

Hanami with New JETs (2018)

On May 18, 2018, in the spirit of o-Hanami, JETAA Q/A members and new JET Programme participants gathered under the flowering trees of Westmount Park to enjoy Japanese-style snacks, baked goods, and beverages!