E-Newsletter Archive

The U.S.-Japan Council publishes its newsletter every other Thursday. You’ll receive event announcements and recaps, news events related to the U.S. and Japan, featured photos and more! To subscribe to the newsletter, click the button below.


Below is an archive of our previous Newsletters:

October 13 2016:
AI with POTUS, DC Benkyokai, CPPP fund honoring Irene Hirano Inouye and more! 

September 29th 2016:
Inaugural Watanabe Scholarship cohort, TOMODACHI Microsoft iLEAP Social Innovation and Leadership Program and More

September 15th 2016:
Benkyokai Dinner Series, TOMODACHI-Mitsui & Co. Leadership Program event, ELP alumni update and More

September 1st 2016:
Ocean Symposium, ELP Summit, 2016 ELPs Announced, TOMODACHI and More

August 18th 2016:
Celebrating Diversity in Hawaii, TOMODACHI, Rio Olympics and More

August 4th 2016:
Seventh BAB, TOMODACHI, Member Accomplishments and More

July 21st 2016:
Member Events in Tokyo, Honolulu and New York; TOMODACHI, ELP and More

July 7th 2016:
Asian American Politicians, Regional Engagement, TOMODACHI, ELP and More

June 23rd 2016:
DC Community Building, AC Early Bird Rates Ending, ELP and More

June 9th 2016:
Silicon Valley and Japan, Women's Leadership, TOMODACHI ELP and More

May 29th 2016:
Sixth BAB, TOMODACHI, Annual Conference Registration Opens and More

May 12th 2016:
J7 Summit, TOMODACHI Recognized, Member Accomplishments and More

April 28th 2016:
TOMODACHI in Kumamoto, Japan Festival in Houston, Sakura Matsuri and More

April 14th 2016:
Daiwa House Conference, TOMODACHI Inouye Scholars, Fukushima Youth Sinfonietta and More

March 31st 2016:
3.11 Commemoration in Tohoku, TOMODACHI in DC, Annual Report and More

March 17th 2016:
JALD 2016, 3.11 Events, TOMODACHI and More

March 3rd 2016:
Business Advisory Board, TOMODACHI, Events Commemorating 3.11 and More

February 18th 2016:
Watanabe Scholarship Launched, Womenomics, TOMODACHI and More

February 4th 2016
New Year's Reception in NYC, JALD Orientation and More

January 21st, 2016:
Hawaii New Year's Reception, New Board Members, Allegiance, TOMODACHI and More

January 7th, 2016:
Happy New Year! Foreign Minister's Award, 2016 JALD and More

December 10th, 2015:
Annual Consuls General Meeting, TOMODACHI, Tohoku Trip and More

November 19th 2015:
Annual Conference Recap and More

October 29th 2015:
Annual Conference Final Call, Tastes of Tokyo and More

October 15th 2015:
Redress Screening, Northern California Culinary Diplomacy Event and More

October 1st 2015:
AALD Symposium, Fourth Business Advisory Board and More

September 17th 2015:
AJC-USJC Reception, TOMODACHI Mitsui & Co. Leadership and More

September 3rd 2015:
TOMODACHI J&J Disaster Nursing Program, TOMODACHI Emerging Leaders Get-Together and More

August 20th 2015:
2015 TOMODACHI Emerging Leaders Announced, Associate Members Summer Event and More

August 6th 2015:
On the 70th Anniversary of the End of the War, Japan Day Chicago and More

July 23rd 2015:
Business Networking Initiative, Daniel K. Inouye Lectures and More

July 9th 2015:
TOMODACHI NGO Leadership Program Dinner, ELP and More

June 25th 2015:
Business Advisory Board, Annual Conference (Early Bird Rates Ending) and More

June 11th, 2015
Women Leaders in Meiji Era and Today, TOMODACHI and More

May 28th, 2015
USJC President Honored, Annual Reports, Updates from Tokyo and More

May 14th, 2015
Legislative Exchange, Networking in Honolulu, TOMODACHI and More

May 1st, 2015
Members Honored, TOMODACHI, Japan Festivals and More

April 16th, 2015
TOMODACHI Daiwa House Student Leadership Conference, Annual Conference and More

April 2nd, 2015 
Boston Event, TOMODACHI, Annual Report and More

March 19th, 2015
JALD 2015, TOMODACHI Inouye Scholars, Culinary Diplomacy and More

March 5th, 2015:
Building the TOMODACHI Generation Program, Upcoming Events and More

February 19th, 2015:
Midwest Culinary Diplomacy Event, TOMODACHI, Events and More

February 5th, 2015:
JALD Orientation, Innovation Discussion, TOMODACHI and More

January 22nd, 2015:
2015 Annual Conference, 2015 JALD Profiles and More

January 8th, 2015:
Greetings from Chairman, Judicial Exchange, TOMODACHI at the Rose Parade and More

December 11th, 2014:
Farewell from the the Chairman and More

November 27th, 2014:
USJC Wishes You a Happy Thanksgiving!

November 14th, 2014:
TOMODACHI Reception with Amb. Kennedy, AALD and Events in Tokyo and Boston

October 30th, 2014:
Consuls General Meeting, Asian Americans in Japan, and Annual Conference Photos

October 16th, 2014:
Annual Conference Highlights and Photos

October 2nd, 2014:
One Week Away from Annual Conference

September 19th, 2014:
Tokyo World Assembly for Women, JALD and Aloha Ready

September 4th, 2014:
JALD Applications, TOMODACHI in Hiroshima and More

August 21st, 2014:
2014 TOMODACHI Emerging Leadership and More

August 8th, 2014:
Governors' Circle in CA, ELP in Hawaii and More

July 24th, 2014:
2014 Annual Conference, Governors' Circle Meetings, TOMODACHI and More

July 10th, 2014:
Public Policy Program, 2014 Annual Conference, TOMODACHI Emerging Leaders and More

June 26th, 2014:
Governors' Meeting, TOMODACHI News and More

June 12th, 2014:
Japan Week Wrap-Up, Annual Conference Speaker Announced and More

May 29th, 2014:
Japan Week 2014, Women in Business Summit, ELP Applications and More

May 15th, 2014:
USJC on Television, Stories from Tohoku and More

May 1st, 2014:
TOMODACHI and Pres. Obama, U.S.-Japan Join Statement and More

April 17th, 2014:
Sakura Matsuri, Annual Conference 2014 and More

April 3rd, 2014:
Annual Conference 2014, Womenomics and More

March 20th, 2014:
JALD 2014, Womenomics, Annual Report and More

March 6th, 2014:
Womeonics Event, TOMODACHI and More

February 20th, 2014:
Stanford University Energy Report, TOMODACHI and More

February 6th, 2014:
JALD Program Orientation, ELP News Corner and More

January 23rd, 2014:
Events, Conference Interest Survey and More

January 9th, 2014:
TOMODACHI at the 2014 Rose Bowl, ELP News Corner and More

December 30th, 2013:
A Letter from the President, TOMODACHI Students to Participate in the 2014 Rose Parade and More

December 13th, 2013:
TOMODACHI Reception with U.S. Embassy, JALD Class Announced and More

November 21st, 2013:
Thanksgiving Message, What Are You Thankful For? and More

November 14th, 2013:
Support for the Philippines, CG-JA Meetings and More

October 31st, 2013:
Letter from the President, ELP Reflections and More

October 17th, 2013:
Annual Conference Information, TOMODACHI and More

September 19th 2013:
Annual Conference Registration, USJC-JBA Softball and More

September 5th, 2013:
Iwate Governor Thanks USJC, Annual Conference Registration and More

August 22nd, 2013:
USJC Member Gives Sendai Students Tour of University and More

August 8th, 2013:
Annual Conference Registration, TOMODACHI Update and More

July 25th, 2013:
Annual Conference Save the Date, TOMODACHI Update and More

July 11th, 2013:
Annual Conference Save the Date, TOMODACHI Update and More

June 27th, 2013:
USJC/ACCJ Women in Business Video, 2013 Emerging Leaders and More

June 13th, 2013:
Japan Week Photos, 2013 Emerging Leaders, TOMODACHI-Mitsu & Co. and More

May 16th, 2013:
2013 Emerging Leaders Program, USJC Japan Week Overview and More

May 2nd, 2013:
Congrats!, Recent Events, Women in Business Summit and More

April 4th, 2013:
A Letter from the President, Upcoming Events, TOMODACHI and More