September Volume II
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September Volume II

Columns Special Feature: Volunteer Opportunity! Aomori Cultural Exchange (ACE) Scholarship AnnouncementACES is a scholarship created by JETs in Aomori in order to fund study-abroad opportunities for junior and senior high students in Aomori. Get the details on how to apply, how to help out, and how the members of the committee have changed with the … Continue reading

July, Volume II
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July, Volume II

Retiring Writer: Nick Pinder I’m sad to announce that this month marks Nick Pinder’s final article as a writer for GMA. Nick will be finishing his time on the JET Program this month, so be sure to say goodbye while you still can! Nick starting writing his column on Japanese music, Extended Play, in November … Continue reading

July, Volume I
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July, Volume I

Columns Events: July 2019Rouel shares events to get us out of the house on the less-rainy days of the season. The Photo Diary: June 2019Peter takes a trip down to UNESCO World Heritage Site Shirakami Sanchi. Wabi-sabi: Avant-garde Calligraphy: Breaking the BoundariesMaria takes us through the development of avant-garde calligraphy in Japan, examining its principles … Continue reading

June, Volume II
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June, Volume II

Columns Brief Interviews With Hideous JETs: Emma Sainsbury Gives Back in a Tangible WayElaina asks Emma about her experience on JET, her plans for the future, and her feelings about teaching. English is Weird: “R” You Ready Kids?Ever notice how vowels preceding “r” all sound kind of similar? In this month’s article Lauren takes a … Continue reading