Presenting…Nominees of New JETAASG Board (2012-2013)

Dear JETAASG members,

JETAA SG Election Day is just 2 weeks away!

Before you cast your vote for the nominees of the new                               2012-2012                 JETAA SG Board,(on 3 March 2012 for attendees of AGM, between 22-26 Feb 2012 for absentee voters), you might be wondering “Do I know enough about the nominees to help me cast an informed vote?”.

Thanks to the cooperation and diligence  of all the nominees (who prepared the following write-ups for you!),

JETAA SG Election Committee 2012 is proud to present to you  the self-introductions of all our 8 nominees!

Beyond the different personalities, interests and aspirations these 8 nominees may have, one thing is common –

all have bravely come forward to run the board to serve our members (YOU!) and  JETAA SG!

Please support them through your votes!

(To view each write-up, please click the picture icon.)

Date: 3 March 2012, Saturday

Venue: Meeting Room of CLAIR, Singapore. 6 Battery Road #31 – 02 Singapore 049909

Time: 3-6pm (Programme will officially commence at 3.30pm)
See you on 3 March 2o12!
2012 JETAA SG Election Committee
(Koh Yun & Adrielle)

Oshaberi Cafe at OUAM

We’re going to have our next Oshaberi Cafe at Once Upon A Milkshake (OUAM) this time, so you can be assured of quality indulgence on top of endless laughter and fun! 😉

Details as follows:

Date: Sunday, 12 Feb 2012
Time: 2-5pm (Registration starts at 2 and your punctuality would be very much appreciated.)
Venue: Once Upon A Milkshake (Maxwell Chambers branch)
32 maxwell road #01-08 S(069115)
See map here
3min walk from Tanjong Pagar MRT station

Fee: $5, includes a milkshake of your desired choice and mini ice-cream waffle!

We will be collecting payment and taking orders for the shake and waffle during registration, so you might want to make that very tough decision of your choice of flavour beforehand here: (Note that you are only entitled to the Premium flavours)

As part of the objectives of the Oshaberi Cafe are to foster interaction between JETAA members and the Japanese/Japanese-speaking community in Singaporeand to provide an opportunity for JETAA members to use Japanese, we strongly encourage you to bring along any Japanese friends who would be keen on language exchange in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. We will be doing conversation mainly through games using both English and Japanese.

You have up till tomorrow Monday 6 Feb 2012, 10pm, to RSVP to Jamie  with the following information:


Bringing friends?

No. of friends?

Please also indicate your level of Japanese (level of English for Japanese friends): Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Quick RSVP. We really hope to chat with you over milkshakes! 🙂


Jamie, Melissa and Yen Ling

Spot the JETAA Celebrities

With the recent opening of the Discover Japan exhibition at Orchard Road, you’ll be able to see 47 huge playing cards featuring the different prefectures and their unique culture and food. Take a read through a CNA write-up of the exhibition by clicking on the following link:

See if you can spot our 2 JETAA celebrities, Grace and Felicia as they were happily snapping away at the playing cards!  (^  ^)