U.S.-Japan Council to Host First Bilateral Boardroom

Bilateral Boardroom: Leadership Through Crisis, Lessons Learned Wednesday, September 16 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Online Webinar Suggested Donation: $100 The first edition of the U.S.-Japan Council’s Bilateral Boardroom convenes key decision-makers from business, government, and the civil sector in the United States and Japan for critical conversations around the theme of Leadership Through Crisis, Lessons Learned. This program examines leadership and critical lessons from … Continue reading U.S.-Japan Council to Host First Bilateral Boardroom

Chef Abe Hiroki’s Abento Puts Fine Dining into Take Out

One of my favorite chefs in New York is preparing succulent Japanese meals for pick up from different restaurants in the city. This is exciting news for those who have been craving fine dining but unable to experience it in the outdoor settings of today’s restaurant scene. Chef Abe Hiroki, the former Executive Chef at En Brasserie, offers a variety of dishes using premium and … Continue reading Chef Abe Hiroki’s Abento Puts Fine Dining into Take Out

Hibakusha’s Story, “The Vow from Hiroshima,” Streaming on OVID.tv

Rest in peace, for the error shall not be repeated. This phrase is inscribed on the cenotaph at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, a somber yet beautiful place that shelters the souls of the victims of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima during World War II. Making sure that the error truly shall not be repeated—that no country uses nuclear weapons ever again—is the life’s work of … Continue reading Hibakusha’s Story, “The Vow from Hiroshima,” Streaming on OVID.tv

JANM to Host Virtual Letter-Writing Event in Support of Black Lives Matter

Online Tea and Letter Writing: Letters for Black Lives Wednesday, June 8 from 9:00 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. EDT Live via Zoom Admission: Free The Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles, standing in solidarity with Black Lives Matter, is hosting an online tea and letter-writing event. During this national uprising for Black liberation, JANM recognizes that part of the struggle happens within our own … Continue reading JANM to Host Virtual Letter-Writing Event in Support of Black Lives Matter

Complete Working from Home During COVID-19 Series Translated into Japanese

All 16 articles in the Working from Home During COVID-19 series that ran from April 2 through May 6 are now available in Japanese, with PDFs attached at the top of each article. New York City and the world are in the process of slowly reopening, but these tips apply whether you are working in the office or from home. Please continue to refer to them as … Continue reading Complete Working from Home During COVID-19 Series Translated into Japanese