LISTSERV 16.0

Help for ISL Archives

UGA Help Desk

Request a List


ISL Archives

ISL Archives


ISL@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

ISL Home

ISL Home

ISL  October 2005

ISL October 2005

Subject:

Announcements for the Week of November 23 - 30, 2005

From:

International Student Life <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

Int'l. Student Life Office

Date:

Tue, 25 Oct 2005 17:25:12 -0400

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (131 lines)

This week's announcements from ISL - Improving Student Life.

International Student Life events

2.  Speaker: Michael Tarazimichael
1.  Coffee Hour -NO COFFEE HOUR THIS WEEK
3.  Georgia International Leadership Conference
4.  Thanksgiving Feast
5.  Graduation

Other University Events
1.  Merage Foundation


International Student Life events
=================================


1. Athens for Justice in Palestine:  Tue Oct 25 @ 8:00 PM in SLC Rm #171
Special Guest Speaker: Michael TaraziMichael. Tarazi is a lawyer with the
Palestinian Liberation Organization who
provides legal advice to the Negotiations Affairs Department on a wide array
of issues.  He is an American born Palestinian Christian who obtained his
education from Harvard Law School and he has made recent appearances on CNN,
ABC, NBC, and BBC and Mr.Tarazi has also been published in the New York
Times. This is a rare opportunity to be able and ask questions to a
Palestinian negotiator who splits his time between Ramallah and New York.

2. Coffee Hour will not be held this week due to Spring Break.

3.  Join ISL as we send a delegation of UGA students to the 7th annual
Georgia International Leadership Conference.  Deadline to apply is
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2005 at 4:59 pm at ISL! 210 Neniruak  The Georgia
International
Leadership Conference is a conference designed for student leaders from
across Georgia. The ~200 participants will include both international
students and U.S. study abroad students currently enrolled at Georgia
colleges and universities. The conference schedule includes ice-breakers,
leadership training,cross-cultural communication, social events, and much
more!

The cost of the conference is $50. This is unbelievable, you get 2 nights
accommodations at Rock Eagle in Eatonton, Georgia including transportation
and meals.  You also get a fun-filled exciting weekend with Internationals
and Americans with an international interest! The dates are February 24-26,
2006!

If you ATTEND the conference and have paid your student activity fees, you
may be eligible for a FULL refund of the $50 conference fee after you
return!

For more information about this conference or to APPLY to attend, contact
Leigh Poole at International Student Life ([log in to unmask]) or
542-5867.Students may pick up application forms from the ISL office during
regular business hours.  Registration is not complete until students turn in
the entire application form WITH payment.  Students will be taken on a
first-come, first-served basis.  The $50 is NON-REFUNDABLE, but students who
attend the conference in February and who have paid their student activity
fees may be eligible for a FULL refund of the $50 conference fee after you
return!  See Leigh Poole for more information / further details.

4.  ISL and First United Methodist Church will be hosting a traditional
Thanksgiving Feast with all the trimmings!  The feast is free for all
internationals and their families.  The dinner will be held on November 21,
2005 beginning at 6:00 pm.  Sign up at ISL, 542-5867 or email
[log in to unmask]  The deadline to sign up is November 12, 2005.

5.  GRADUATION!  International Student Life is hosting a FREE (Yes FREE)
graduation
ceremony of casual elegance for our international student graduates on
Friday, December, 16, 2005 at 3
pm in the Gallery (Rm 309) of the Tate center.  Graduating students should
email ISL
at [log in to unmask] to sign-up for the ceremony.  Deadline for signing up is
December 1, 2005, 5:00 pm!  Help us celebrate this special milestone and all
your accomplishments by signing up.You can also purchase a beautiful country
sash (optional).





Other University Events
========================
1. Each year, the Merage Foundation chooses a number of
promising immigrant students in their fourth year of college
to participate in the Merage Foundation's Fellows Program.
Applicants must be nominated by their university; nomination
by UGA and selection by the Foundation are based on
applicants' academic record, leadership, consistent ethical
behavior, the clarity of their American Dream, and their
potential to contribute importantly to America.

The selected Fellows will be immigrant students who reflect
a strong desire and a real capacity to achieve leadership
roles in business, science, education, public service,
culture, and the arts. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or
permanent residents who are full-time students with senior
class status, and who will graduate between December 2005
and August 2006.

Fellows are awarded $10,000 a year for two years. Fellows
may use their stipends to pursue educational opportunities;
to travel for research and professional development; to
secure mentors; to support internships; etc. in order to
pursue the American Dream described in their application and
interviews.

Information and applications are available at
www.meragefoundations.com/mfad_applications.html. The
deadline for submitting applications to UGA is November 16,
2005. If you are interested in applying for this
scholarship, please contact Dr. Diane Miller, Advising &
Scholarship Coordinator, at [log in to unmask]



***************************************
International Student Life
University of Georgia
210 Memorial Hall
Athens, Georgia 30602-3108

706-542-5867
[log in to unmask]

Leigh Poole, Coordinator
Catherine D'Auteuil, International Student Advisor
Jackie Minus, Administrative Assistant
Laura McMaster, Graduate Assistant (Coffee Hour/Programming)
Jessica Wells, Graduate Assistant (Organizations/Programming)

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

Advanced Options


Options

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password


Search Archives

Search Archives


Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe


Archives

April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
June 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004
September 2004
August 2004
July 2004
June 2004
April 2004
March 2004
February 2004
January 2004
December 2003
November 2003
October 2003
September 2003
August 2003
July 2003
April 2003
March 2003
February 2003
January 2003
December 2002
November 2002
October 2002
September 2002
August 2002
July 2002
June 2002
April 2002
March 2002
February 2002
January 2002
December 2001
November 2001
October 2001
September 2001
August 2001
July 2001
June 2001
May 2001
April 2001
March 2001
February 2001
January 2001
December 2000
November 2000
October 2000
September 2000
August 2000
July 2000
June 2000
May 2000

ATOM RSS1 RSS2



LISTSERV.UGA.EDU

Secured by F-Secure Anti-Virus CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager