JET Program: 2018 Application Open

The 2018 application for the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program is now open. The JET Program is the only teaching exchange program managed by the government of Japan. Since 1987, the program has sent more than 60,000 global...

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American Airlines Team Wins 4th Sun & Star Golf Classic

The 4th Sun & Star Golf Classic was held on Saturday, September 16 at Cowboys Golf Club. Ninety-six golfers joined us for a scramble-format tournament, food and drink, and U.S.-Japan friendship. We congratulate Team American Airlines (Russ Bergstedt, Kyle Holden,...

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Sake Tasting Brings Japanese Brewers to Texas

On Wednesday, June 7, the Japan-America Society welcomed more than 150 guests to its first Sake Tasting & Lecture. Sake expert Ben Bell gave an engaging presentation on his experience brewing in Japan, and Japanese brewers provided 19 varieties...

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Sendai Vice Mayoral Delegation Visits Dallas

A City of Sendai delegation led by Vice Mayor Akira Fujimoto visited Dallas from May 18 to 21. Delegation members met with Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, toured Toyota's Plano headquarters and the Dallas Arts District, and attended the Japan-America...

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Sun & Star Legacy Award Dinner Breaks Records

On April 4, 2017 the Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth honored Senior Chairman Yoshihiko Miyauchi of ORIX Group and Dallasite Mark Berry at its 2017 Sun & Star Legacy Award Dinner, held at The Westin Galleria Dallas. We welcomed...

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Sendai Half Marathon: Team Dallas Runners Selected

Every year, the Japan-America Society selects two runners to represent the City of Dallas in the Sendai International Half Marathon. We are pleased to announce that Ingrid Mollenkopf and Jason Trevino will run for Dallas in this year's race on...

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Japan Update Symposium to Examine U.S.-Japan Relationship One Week after Abe’s Summit with Trump

The Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth will examine the state of the U.S.-Japan relationship at the fourth annual Japan Update Symposium on Friday, February 17 – one week after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s first official summit with President Donald...

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Sendai Delegation Visits Dallas

Koji Sakai and Tomoko Takei of the City of Sendai's Culture and Tourism Bureau visited Dallas from December 8 to December 12, 2016. Sakai-san and Takei-san participated in a meeting at the Japan-America Society to plan activities to commemorate the...

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