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News 02.01.16 February 2016 Newsletter Click here for the February 2016 Newsletter. 01.31.16 Day or Remembrance: Kimi Maeda's "Bend" For this year's Day or Remembrance the NEJACL will be hosting the performance and reception for Kimi Maeda's "Bend," which is the true story of two Japanese American men who were incarcerated during World War II told in a one-woman stage production. For more information and tickets, click here. 01.07.16 January 2016 Newsletter Click here for the January 2016 Newsletter. 12.05.15 December 2015 Newsletter Click here for the December 2015 Newsletter. 11.01.15 November 2015 Newsletter Click here for the November 2015 Newsletter. 10.12.15 Covering the Game: Asian Americans in Sports Media Come hear Asian Americans from newspaper, television, and digital media talk about their experiences as an Asian American in sports media, stories of Asian American athletes, career advice, and thoughts on the hot sports topics of today. Panelists & Moderator include: Abby Chin, Boston Celtics sideline reporter Fluto Shinzawa, hockey reporter, Boston Globe Gary Striewski, anchor/reporter, NESN Ben Watanabe, digital content editor, NESN Al Young, media consultant For more information and to register for this free event: http://covering-the-game.eventbrite.com 10.01.15 October 2015 Newsletter Click here for the October 2015 Newsletter. 09.19.15 Kakehashi Project: Now Accepting Applications The National JACL is now accepting applications for Kakehashi Project for 2015-2016. Up to 185 students will be selected to participate with the goal of building cooperation between Japanese Americans/Asian Americans and Japan. For more information and the application, please visit here. 09.01.15 September 2015 Newsletter Click here for the September 2015 Newsletter. 08.31.15 NEJACL to Host Teacher Workshop on Japanese American Incarceration During WWII The NEJACL will be hosting with Boston University School of Education a professional development workshop on the incarceration in the United States of Japanese Americans during World War II. This workshop is free and open to teachers in grades 6-12, but due to limited space pre-registration is required. For more information, please see this flyer: NEJACLWorkshop2015.pdf. 07.07.15 Summer 2015 Newsletter Click here for the Summer 2015 Newsletter. 06.01.15 June 2015 Newsletter Click here for the June 2015 Newsletter. 05.03.15 May 2015 Newsletter Click here for the May 2015 Newsletter. 04.01.15 April 2015 Newsletter Click here for the April 2015 Newsletter. 03.02.15 March 2015 Newsletter Click here for the March 2015 Newsletter. 02.03.15 Day of Remembrance to Feature The Genki Spark This year's NEJACL Day of Remembrance program will feature The Genki Spark, a multi-generational, pan-Asian women's arts and advocacy organization that uses Japanese taiko drumming and personal stories in its performances. The program will focus on how art is used as an educational tool and how taiko drumming has emerged as a popular art form. This event is free and open to the public. The program begins at 7:30 on Thursday, February 19, 2015 in the Sophia Gordon Multipurpose Room at Tufts University, 15 Talbot Avenue, Medford, MA. This event is co-sponsored by the Tufts Asian American Center and the Tufts Japanese Culture Club. 02.02.15 February 2015 Newsletter Click here for the February 2015 Newsletter. 12.03.14 December 2014 Newsletter Click here for the December 2014 Newsletter. 11.01.14 November 2014 Newsletter Click here for the November 2014 Newsletter. 10.06.14 October 2014 Newsletter Click here for the October 2014 Newsletter. 10.05.14 NEJACL Fall Potluck: Hidden Treasures Do you have a closet filled with items your family has saved over the years, whether it's from the WWII camps or from your Issei ancestors? You'll have an opportunity to find out more about them from experts at JACL's Fall Potluck on Sunday, October 26. Representatives from the Japanese American National Museum (JANM) in Los Angeles will be discussing their work to collect and catalog photos and memorabilia being donated by Susumu Ito, New England JACL member and 442nd veteran, for a proposed JANM exhibit. You are invited to bring one or two items to show the JANM representatives and share the stories behind them with the group. Our speakers and guests from JANM will include Maggie Wetherbee, Collections Manager, and other members of the JANM staff. 09.03.14 September 2014 Newsletter Click here for the September 2014 Newsletter. 08.02.14 August 2014 Newsletter Click here for the August 2014 Newsletter. Archived News and Events: Click here

Upcoming Events 02.27.16 [purchase tickets] Day or Remembrance: Kimi Maeda's "Bend": 8 pm 32 Station Street Brookline, MA [NOTE: please purchase tickets for this event above] 10.17.15 [Register Here] Covering the Game: Asian Americans in Sports Media 11:00 am - 2:00 pm NESN Studios 480 Arsenal Street, Building 1 Watertown, MA [NOTE: please register for this event above] 11.07.15 [Flyer] The Japanese American Incarceration: Constitutional Vigilance in Times of Crisis (Teacher Professional Development Workshop) 7:45 am - 3:00 pm Boston University 2 Silber Way, Room 423 Boston, MA [NOTE: due to limited space pre-registration is required; see above flyer]