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Junior Japanese Studies Librarians Training at Toronto

The University of Toronto Libraries will offer a 2-day workshop on March 12-13, 2012 for Junior Japanese Studies Librarian Training.  Application is open to librarians who handle Japanese resources, faculty in the field, and current library students, with priority given … Continue reading

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Applying to JET as a CIR, Part 2

Part 1: What is a CIR? The Application Process Now that you’ve decided the CIR position is right for you, it’s time to prepare the application, which will be available in late September/early October 2011 for the 2012-13 departure group. … Continue reading

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Applying to JET as a CIR, Part 1

Part 1: What is a Coordinator for International Relations? For many fairly recent college graduates with degrees in Asian Studies, the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme is the next stop on their career path. Last year, we ran several … Continue reading

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Workshop: Being Japanese: Histories, Identities and Modernities

Location: Washington, United States This faculty development workshop will explore how the meaning of being Japanese has changed over time, with a particular emphasis on the uses of history, literature and visual culture in shaping and representing a distinctively Japanese … Continue reading

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Why Apply for JET? (With a focus on the ALT position)

The JET program is an excellent program that aims to promote grassroots internationalization between Japan and other nations. There is a common misconception that the main role of JET participants is to teach English. This simply is not true. The … Continue reading

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The JET Application Process – The Actual Application

Hello Everyone! Jen C. here. I figured I should type something out about how exactly one goes about getting into JET Program, since it’s relatively fresh in my mind (though the nightmares have stopped). The JET website has big bold … Continue reading

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