TELL Charity Runathon

The Brown University Club of Japan would like to inform everyone of an upcoming event organized by TELL.

The 17th edition of the TELL Charity Runathon will take place at the Tama River (Tamagawa) running course on Saturday May 28th.  All proceeds from the event will support TELL, an accredited not-for-profit organization (NPO) with a 40+ year history in Japan providing confidential mental health support and counseling to the international and Japanese community.

Info here:

Since its establishment in Japan in 1973, TELL has been dedicated to providing world-class, effective support and counseling services to Japan’s international community and helping to address the country’s growing mental health care needs. Currently led by Brown alumnus Roberto De Vido, TELL’s vision is to be a leader in services and education by practicing state-of-the-art standards of care in the mental health field.

Info here:

Best regards,

The Brown University Club of Japan


Inter-Club Young Alumni Mixer (Friday April 20th, 2016)

Due to popular demand and in the spirit of encouraging more participation among YOUNG members of fellow alumni organizations in Japan,

We are holding yet another mixer to welcome Spring and Hanami Season and likewise send a warm welcome to all 新入社員・New Graduates working in Japan.

Harvard, Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Princeton, UPenn, and Yale & Friends*  will be gathering together this year at Ruby Jack’s in Roppongi to socialize.

To mark another step in this mixer series, the name change from “Ivy League Mixer & Friends” to Young Alumni Mixer series.
Members from the USA: MIT & Berkeley | England: Cambridge, Oxford, Sheffield, UCL & SOAS | France:  INALCO | Canada: McGill Community are welcomed to join.

Featured Director: We are pleased to feature award winning film director / comedian and Harvard / MIT graduate Atsushi Ogata, who will screen a few clips of his new online sketch comedy series Yukata Cowboy, discuss content and motivations and answer questions – all with plenty of wit and humor. The series has taken top awards at international web festivals, ranking #12 in the 2015 Web Series World Cup and has been praised by the French paper Liberation. Original T-shirts, bilingual book “The Unofficial Guide to Yukata Cowboy” and cinema tickets will be available for purchase.  There will also be opportunities to speak with Atsushi individually and take pictures during the mixer.  ( and ).


Price: No Cover Charge

Perks: Drinks – Special Menu for | Food – Pay-as-you-go

Date: April 20th, 2016 (Wednesday)

Time: From 7:00PM to Midnight


〒106-0032 2F Ark Hills South Tower 1-4-5, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo


RSVP: Please click the link below, fill-out and submit the form.


*This event is only open to alumni of the universities mentioned, along with their close friends.
Please do not forward this invitation to other mailing lists.

**For any additional inquiries, please contact Stéphane E. Fouché of the Harvard Club of Japan

Location for Today’s BUCJ Hanami



Good morning,

Here is the link for the pin-drop showing the location of the BUCJ Hanami in Yoyogi Park.,139.694082

Please click the above link using your mobile device.  You should have the option to drop a pin at this location (if one doesn’t automatically drop).  Afterwards you should be able to get walking directions form your location.

Please feel free to stop by with food and drinks when you can.

We look forward to seeing everyone at the park today!

Best regards,

The Brown University Club of Japan

Reminder: Annual BUCJ Hanami at Yoyogi Koen on Saturday 4/2


Dear Brown Alumni and Friends,

We’re hosting our annual BUCJ Hanami at Yoyogi Koen on Saturday April 2nd from 12pm!  All alumni, family and friends of Brown University are welcome.

We’ll claim a spot in the morning and  share the exact pin-drop via our Facebook event page and the BUCJ website so stay tuned!  It’ll be BYOB so please come by with some food and drinks.

Date: Saturday April 2nd 12 – 5pm

Location: Yoyogi Koen (

Contact: Rie Yamamoto, 080-4150-7737