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Oct 22, 2018 | JUMP News| In the News

YCAPS featured on AFN Tokyo

AFN Tokyo featured a Yokosuka Council on Asia-Pacific Studies (YCAPS)-JUMP seminar in a short video piece which began airing on Oct. 17, 2018. The video highlighted an October 10 YCAPS-JUMP seminar held in Fussa City, the second event YCAPS has held …

Jun 19, 2017 | JUMP News| In the News

JUMP event in San Diego highlighted by local media

Ambassador James Zumwalt, CEO of Sasakawa USA, former U.S. ambassador to Senegal and Guinea-Bissau, and native of San Diego, was highlighted in a recent San Diego Union Tribune article while participating in JUMP’s Marine Corps Recruit Depot Breakfast Reception event in San Diego. The article also highlighted JUMP’s activities in San Diego and throughout the U.S. At the June 15 event, Ambassador Zumwalt greeted 200 Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force recruits, on a ship visit to San Diego, with a talk on the U.S.-Japan alliance.

Oct 03, 2016 | In the News

Shaping the U.S.-Japan alliance through armed service

The Japan-US Military Program’s recent event with the Nisei Veterans Committee in Seattle was highlighted in an article in the North American Post by Shihou Sasaki. Members of the U.S. Army, the U.S. Air Force, the Japan Ground Self-Defense Forces, along with members of the broader Seattle community came together at the event to honor the Nisei Veterans who served in the segregated 100th Battalion/442nd Regimental Combat Team (RCT) and the Military Intelligence Service (MIS), during World War II.

Jun 27, 2016 | In the News

In the News: JUMP reception planned at WWII museum

The Times-Picayune newspaper of New Orleans wrote a June 27 article previewing an upcoming JUMP event in partnership with the Japan Society of New Orleans. The Japan-US Military Program (JUMP), which aims to connect past and present service members, families, …

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