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April 2021

They Called Us Enemy Book Club

April 10 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join Next Generation Nikkei for a discussion of George Takei's They Called Us Enemy. Sign up https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSffV7MG7eZpkfFfOWiuiIF39QfNNVl4Xwkw1Je1_OMuOTgCfg/viewform

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May 2021

Know Our History!

May 8 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Please join us for a presentation on Japanese American history with a special focus on moments of tension and solidarity with other minorities. We will be covering JA history pre-WII to current day, with special guest speakers Eric Langowski and JJ Ueunten. While we will be focusing on the Japanese American experience, all are welcome to attend! WHEN: May 8th, 4pm CST WHERE: https://zoom.us/j/96226466723?pwd=eC9MNVRmejUwRWJBa2txcisyQjEzUT09

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June 2021

Nikkei Career Paths

June 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

At this virtual event, four Japanese Americans working in the fields of politics, media, and entrepreneurship will answer all of your burning questions about their career journeys. We’ll also talk about their experiences as Asian Americans in their respective industries, and how their identities inform their work. This virtual event is hosted by JACL Chicago’s Next Generation Nikkei. Anyone is welcome to join — whether you’re a college student, recent grad, or someone looking to learn more about different career…

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August 2021

Kansha 10th Anniversary Celebration

August 29 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
online

The Kansha Project celebrates its 10th anniversary this year!

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September 2021

Bearing Witness: The 40th Anniversary of Chicago’s CWRIC Hearing

September 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
online

Please join us in commemorating those who testified about the Japanese American wartime experience 40 years ago.

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