Student Organizations & Activities

Japanese/English Conversation Table (JECT)

The EALC Japanese Program and the IU Intensive English Program (IEP) have created a new opportunity for Japanese language learners to converse with fellow learners and native Japanese speakers. Since the fall of 2009 the Japanese/English Conversation Table (JECT) has been meeting weekly. In 2017-2018, JECT will meet every Friday from 4:45 to 6:15pm in Global and International Studies Building, room 1118. (9/27 will be in room 0003.)

Japanese reading club

Japanese Reading Club provides students of all levels with an opportunity to read books in Japan, ranging from picture books to novels. In Fall 2017, Japanese Reading Club will meet every Wednesday from 4:30 to 6:00pm in Global and International Studies Building, room 2067.

Japanese Student Association (JSA)

Japanese Student Association (JSA) membership includes native speakers of Japanese, students involved in Japanese studies and those who have strong interest in Japan. They are active and have various programs throughout the year.

JSA Facebook Page

Japanese Animation and Culture Club (Anime Club)

The Japanese Animation and Culture Club's purpose is to bring together people with similar interests regarding Japanese Culture and or Japanese Animations (Anime). Our aim is to bring these people together and create an enjoyable atmosphere in which we all can freely talk about our interests regarding Japanese culture and Anime.

Anime Club Facebook Page

Sports Clubs

Various clubs at IU practice Japanese martial arts, such as Aikido, Karate, and Judo.

Aikido Club Facebook Page  Judo Club Facebook Page