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The YOKA Summer 2021

The 2021 Summer Yoka is available now! This quarter’s YOKA features the following… Messages from the incoming PAs Amy Shiroma and Hueseng Xiong Excursions by Damon Christensen Yatsushiro – Not So Quiet After All by Keegan Steenkamp...

The YOKA Spring 2021

The Spring 2021 YOKA is available now! This quarter’s YOKA features the following… My Favourite Place: Yushima by Catherine Burke Adventuring in Amakusa by Melissa Wright The Return of the 熊本かんつ by Harry Barter A Story of Love...

The YOKA Winter 2021

The Winter 2021 YOKA is available now! This quarter’s YOKA features the following… Yokai – Kumamoto’s Hidden Inhabitants by Adam Pool The Water Dance by Seinao (Lewis Marks) Ashikita – A Hidden Rural Gem  by Niamh Merry White River by...

2020 Tax Year Guide for U.S. JETs

Roses are redViolets are blueUncle Sam called and our taxes are due! We’re happy to announce that the 2020 Tax Year Guide for 2nd through 6th year U.S. JETs is up! It’s available for...

SDC 2020

Another Skill Development Conference come and gone! This year’s SDC was unique and challenging in many ways, but we hope you all enjoyed it and learned something new. Here are a few pictures from...

The YOKA Autumn 2020

The Autumn 2020 YOKA is available now! This quarter’s YOKA features the following… Musashi in Kumamoto by Adam Pool & Steven Swanson The Storm before the Calm by Seinao (Lewis Marks) The Scent of Autumn by Estelle Abrial Avoiding...

The YOKA Summer 2020

The Summer 2020 YOKA is available now! This quarter’s YOKA features the following… 輝かしき半生 by Alicia Lim Japan’s Last Civil War by Adam Pool The Sounds I’ll Miss Most When I Leave JET by Jessica Langshaw Walking on Water by Seinao (Lewis...

2020 Leavers’ Meeting

The 2020 Leavers’ Meeting for non-reappointing JETs was held at the Prefectural Office on 2 July. We’d like to extend our sincere thanks to everyone who attended, including the presenters as well as our...

The YOKA Spring 2020

The Spring 2020 YOKA is available now! This quarter’s YOKA features the following… Tough Times for the World by Dilini Fernando Eve’s Honest Onsen Opinions – Kurokawa Edition by Eve Gillison Jenny’s Jokes – Oyaji Gags by...