Past Events

Thursday, September 21 2017 12PM-12:50PM

Conversation Table

We have conversation table tomorrow. Let's enjoy talking in Japanese/English! If we have time, we will try to make Haiku in Japanese and/or English to apply Haiku contest at Japan Fest. Please join us! Time: 12:00-12:50 Place: Curtin 187 (Language...

Thursday, September 14 2017 7:30PM-9:30PM

Okonomiyaki Party with the JCA!

Come join us for food and fun as the JCA kicks off another exciting year! What to bring: 1. Your bright and shining smile 2. Your witty banter 3. Your love of (free!) delicious Japanese food!

Wednesday, September 13 2017 12PM-12:50

Conversation Table

Weekly conversation table starts tomorrow! It will be a great opportunity for you to meet international students from Japan and students in other Japanese classes. Please join us! Time: 12:00-12:50 Place: Curtin 187 (Language Oasis) You may bring your lunch....

Thursday, May 11 2017 12PM-12:50PM

Conversation Table

We have the last conversation table in this semester tomorrow. We will celebrate the last day of class! Please come to say good bye to international students who will return to Japan and students who will graduate. ONIGIRI will be...

Sunday, May 7 2017

JCA Field Trip

We hope you are excited for our trip as we are! The following is our itinerary for the day: Leave UWM at 7:15am SHARP. Please do not be late, as we will not be able to wait for you. We...

Thursday, May 4 2017 12PM-12:50PM

Conversation Table

We have a conversation table TODAY. After the discussion time, we will watch some Bibliobattle videos by Japanese 402 students. Bibliobattle is a kind of book talk game that is popular in Japanese schools and libraries. Please come join us!...

Wednesday, May 3 2017 3:10PM


The Extensive Reading course will hold an event, Bibliobattle tomorrow (Wed, 5/3). Four students will give presentations about their favorite Japanese books. Please join us and vote for a book you want to read most. After the presentations, I will...

Thursday, April 20 2017 6:30PM

JCA Movie Night

This week for Japanese Movie Night, we'll be showing a Ghibli film that wasn't directed by Miyazaki. Only Yesterday (おもひでぽろぽろ) is a 1991 Japanese animated drama film written and directed by Isao Takahata, based on the manga of the same...

Thursday, April 20 2017 12PM-12:50PM

Conversation Table

We have a conversation table tomorrow. After the discussion time, Eric Mohr-san in graduate school will share his experience in Japan as an ALT with us. He will introduce some ALT programs. Please join us if you are interested in...

Thursday, April 13 2017 5PM-6:30PM

JCA Yukata Day

Come join us to learn about Yukata and even try one on! This is also a great opportunity to turn in your money for the spring trip. Union 343 from 5-6:30pm.