We were able to send a total of $10,000 to the Japanese Red Cross Society. Thank you so much for your donations and support!!

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Monday, April 11, 2011

Biggest charity event for the semester! Support Japan!

It's a Tuesday night, but come out to a great event PACKED with stuff! --Click image for larger view :)

Friday, April 8, 2011

SOS from Mayor of Minami Soma City, next to the crippled Fukushima nucle...

Message from the Mayor of Minami-Soma City; filmed on March 24th 2011. The city requires much more supplies and support for the people in the evacuation sites.

Richard A. Meserve's Talk: The Fukushima Accident and Its Implications

On Monday, April 4th Dr. Meserve gave a lecture in Nelson Auditorium in Anderson Hall on the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant crisis and the surrounding developments. For those of you who have missed it, the lecture is now online:



For more information:

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Tufts Supports Japan Badges!

Dear Tufts Community:

The Tufts Supports Japan badges are finally here!
Get them from any JCC* member during our donation collection times.
Also don't forget to come to our AAA & JCC* Charity Event next Tuesday
at Hillel. There will be a number of cool performances and things on auction!

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Collecting Donations This Week

Please show your continued support for Japan!

Tuesday @ Carmichael from 6 to 8 PM
Wednesday @ Carmichael from 6 to 8 PM
Thursday @ Cohen Auditorium for the Sarabande Show @ 9 PM
Friday @ Cohen Auditorium for Sarabande Show Day 2 @ 8 PM
Friday also @ Dewick for the Korean Student Association Culture Show @ 9 PM

Friday, April 1, 2011

Dreampop in Dewick: Friday, April 1 9:30 PM

Tufts community and beyond,

Hey everybody! The JCC* e-board extends news of a great event that is going on April 1, TOMORROW, Friday night. The club itself will be there to continue collecting donations for Japan Relief since the WMFO was gracious enough to have us. Please read below:

The WMFO and Midnight Present: Dreampop in Dewick featuring Asobi Seksu, Elika and Birdo.

Location: Dewick-MacPhie Dining Hall
Doors open at 9:30

This is a free but limited event; first come, first served, so come early! The show will be live-simulcast on WMFO 91.5 FM and streaming online at www.wmfo.org

Thanks for the continued support!
<3 The JCC* E-board

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

The Fukushima Nuclear Accident and Its Implications

Dear Students,

Please join us for the inaugural Vannevar Bush Dean's Medal lecture given by Dr. Richard A. Meserve (A'66), President of the Carnegie Institution.

Dr. Meserve will speak on "The Fukushima Nuclear Accident and Its Implications."

Monday, April 4, 2011
3:00 - 4:00 pm
Nelson Auditorium
Anderson Hall
Reception to follow in Burden Lounge

Tufts University School of Engineering will name Richard A. Meserve, president of the Carnegie Institution and Tufts University alumnus, the first recipient of the Vannevar Bush Dean's Medal.

The Vannevar Bush Dean's Medal is awarded to an internationally recognized technology leader who has contributed substantially to the betterment of society through not only extraordinary technical achievement but also significant contributions at the intersection of engineering and other fields.

In collaboration with the Tufts Institute for Global Leadership, the Dean's Medal was recently renamed to honor another distinguished alumnus, Vannevar Bush. Dr. Bush earned his B.S. and M.S. from Tufts in 1913. Bush was elected President of the Carnegie Institution in 1938 and was instrumental in the establishment of the National Science Foundation.

Speaker Bio:
Dr. Richard A. Meserve (A'66) is the ninth president of the Carnegie Institution. He arrived in April 2003, after stepping down as Chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. With his Harvard law degree and his Ph.D. in applied physics from Stanford, Meserve has served on numerous legal and scientific committees over the years, including many established by the National Academies of Sciences and Engineering. In February 2010, Steven Chu, U.S. Secretary of Energy, appointed Meserve to President Obama's Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future. He currently serves as chairman of the International Nuclear Safety Group, which is chartered by the International Atomic Energy Agency, and he is a member of the Board of Overseers of Harvard University. Among other affiliations, Dr. Meserve is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and the American Philosophical Society, and he is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the American Association for the

Please email any questions about this event to jeff.pietrantoni@tufts.edu.

Sunday, March 27, 2011

Collections Continue

The Japanese Culture Club will be at the Campus Center tomorrow (Monday 3/28) to collect donations during Open Block. Please come by to show your support as we approach the 10k projection for post-Spring Break!