2019 JET Programme Pre-Departure Orientation and Reception
In the morning orientation, Ms. Yoko Riley, a former professor at the University of Calgary gave lectures on Japanese history and culture.
In the afternoon, the farewell reception was held at the Consul General's residence. In addition to the JET participants, there was a total of 100 guests including MP Bob Benzen, the Mayor of Lethbridge, Chris Spearman, MLA Jordan Walker, media representatives, JET Alumni executives, university officials, and more. The JET participants took off from Calgary to Japan on August 3rd.
Lecture by Ms. Yoko Riley
Greetings from Consul General Kobayashi
Greetings from MP Bob Benzen
Mayor Chris Spearman delivers a toast
Consul General Kobayashi and Mrs. Kobayashi and MLA Jordan Walker
The new JETs