Department of Linguistics

Lucy Shulman, senior Linguistics student, accepted into JET

Lucy Shulman, smiling, outside

We are proud to announce that Lucy Shulman was accepted into the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program [JET] for next year. The JET program, founded in 1987, has sent more than 60,000 global participants (including nearly 32,000 Americans) to work in schools, boards of education, and government offices throughout Japan. Managed and funded by the Japanese government, JET is the largest exchange program in the world, with a world-class reputation to match. With more than 40 countries around the world participating in JET, this program offers a unique cultural exchange opportunity to meet people from all around the world while living and working in Japan for one to five years. JET is highly competitive, with several thousand applications received from Americans each year.