Past Events

Friday, March 11 2016 - Sunday, March 13 2016

Anime Milwaukee

This is the ninth year of Anime Milwaukee, and we are proud to be providing the Milwaukee area with entertainment geared towards the anime and gaming communities. Last year we had over 7,000 attendees join us. We are a three...

Wednesday, March 9 2016 3:00 pm

Landscapes of the Unfamiliar: Tani Motokatsu and His Journey to Ezo in 1799

Tani Motokatsu was employed as a sketch artist along with some eight hundred fellow expeditioners on a shogunate-sponsored trip to Ezo (present day Hokkaido, Japan) in 1799.

Friday, March 4 2016 5PM-8PM

Dancing, singing, speeches!!

Come join us for our 4th annual recitation and speech contest, held in conjunction with UW Carthage's Japanese program. Produced with the generous support of: The Japan Foundation Nippon Express Travel – Chicago Milwaukee Japanese Association UWM Foreign Languages and...

Friday, February 19 2016 4:00 - 6:00pm

Are you an Anime fan?

Enjoy movie night with a classic Japanese anime movie called Gatchaman!

Saturday, January 30 2016

Japan Bowl 2016

Its like the Super Bowl, only Japannier! High School Students who are taking Japanese in Wisconsin will compete against each other based on their knowledge of Japanese language and culture. This is also a great opportunity for high school and...

Friday, November 6 2015

Japan Fest 2015!

Come celebrate Japanese culture, eat great food, listen to music, and participate in fun activities with your fellow students and Japanese teachers! Held at Franklin High School--let us know if you need a ride!

Thursday, October 29 2015 4PM-6:30PM

Japan Foundation Support Boosts UWM’s Japanese Program

Join us for a special ceremony celebrating Japan studies at UWM and acknowledging the Consulate-General of Japan in Chicago and the Japan Foundation’s generous support of the Japanese Program at UWM. Event sponsored by: * Center for International Education *...

Wednesday, September 23 2015

Interested in Working with JET?

A representative of the JET Program will be on campus to share information and answer any questions prospective applicants may have.

Thursday, September 17 2015 12PM-1PM

Top Chicago Recruiting Visit

Career information session for jobs specializing in Japanese language. Bring your resume!