Author Archives: SJIS Alumni Association

A record number attend the Memorial Mass 2012

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The annual Memorial Mass 2012 took place at Sacred Heart Cathedral on September 22nd, 2012. A record number of St. Joseph Alumni attended the Mass to honor their sempais and friends who passed away in the past year.  SJIS Alumni Association USA Chapter Adminstrator, George de Couto (’52) came all the way from LA to […]

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The Saints welcome Tom Haar

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Tom Haar, Class of 1960, was in Yokohama for a photo exhibition, “Karuizawa Dreamscape ~ Photographs by Tom Haar” at Past Rays Photography in Yamashita-cho. To celebrate his photo exhibition, and to welcome Tom back to Yokohama, a group of St. Joseph Alumni gathered at Peking Hanten in Chinatown for a mini-reunion.  Tom’s classmates and […]

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SJIS participates at the Natsumatsuri 2012

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An annual event hosted by International Alumni Council Japan (IACJ) took place at St. Maur’s on June 16, 2012.  The IACJ is a group spearheaded by Paul Guilfoile (St. Mary’s ’73), and its goal to unite the International Schools in Japan.  SJIS Alumni President, Charlie Chen (’80) is currently a board member of IACJ, as […]

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Annual General Meeting 2012 to be held June 24th

Annual General Meeting of the Association The Annual General Meeting of the SJIS Alumni Association will take place as follows. As always, please be sure to invite other Saints in your respective networks to come join us: Date: Sunday, June 24, 2012 Time: 12:00 pm Place: Kaseiro Shinkan in China Town Lunch: ¥4,000/person (excl. drinks) […]

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Annual Shinnenkai 2012 to be held on January 21st, 2012

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The Annual SJC/SJIS Alumni Association Shinnenkai will take place again in Chinatown, Yokohama.   Please sign up for this first event of 2012 of the Alumni Association and let us celebrate together the Year of the Dragon.   Invite your schoolmates and let everyone, including ones not on Facebook know about this event.   Please […]

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The Alumni Association on Social Networks

The Social Networks is now an essential part of life for the most of you, and that is not an exception for the our Alumni Association. Here is a list of Official SJC/SJIS Alumni Association in Social Networks: Facebook St. Joseph International School Alumni Page St. Joseph International School Photo Gallery on Flickr Twitter of […]

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Implementation of the Class Rep System

The Alumni Association has implemented a “Class Representative” system, where a represantative from each graduating class will help us out by contacting their classmates for events info and other Alumni Association notices. You don’t have to be a graduate, and don’t have to be in Japan, but having contacts with your classmates would help. If […]

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Class of 1981 holds 30th Reunion at Kaseiro

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The Class of 1981 held their 30th Anniversary Reunion at Kaseiro on November 27th, 2011.

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Event Report: SJIS 110th Anniversary Celebration Party

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To commemorate the 110th Anniversary of St. Joseph College/International School and to raise funds for the Alumni Association, a party was held on November 25th in Nishi-Azabu, Tokyo. Close to 100 people showed up at this event, with Alumni from different age groups, as well as friends from other International Schools in Japan, and non-International […]

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Event Report: St. Joseph Festa 2011

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The Annual St. Joseph Festa 2011 took place on November 19-20th, 2011 at Berrick Hall. This event, hosted by Yokohama City and Berrick Hall, has been an event to invite visitors other than Alumni of St. Joseph in order to introduce Berrick Hall and St. Joseph.   This year’s theme was “Powerful Night of the […]

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