Greetings from ISL! There are two events occurring this weekend that we'd like to update you about:



1. Tax Workshop This Sunday, April 3rd!


International Student Life will be holding a non-resident tax workshop this Sunday, April 3rd, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the Memorial Hall Ballroom. The tax deadline is fast approaching (two weeks away!), so don't wait until the last minute to seek tax assistance! Email [log in to unmask] with questions.



 2. India Night: This Saturday, April 2nd!


The Indian Student Association is proud to present “Jashn’ – India Nite 2011” on Saturday, April 2nd, at Clarke Central High School. Tickets are on sale now!


 $8 for students, $10 for non-students, and $6 for children 5 -12 years old. Dinner will be served from 5 – 7 p.m. with the show beginning at 7:15 p.m and lasting until  9 p.m.  Tickets will be available for purchase at the venue.

You can purchase tickets in advance from the Tate Center Cashier’s Window.

If you need assistance getting the tickets, you can contact Ankit Agrawal
(409-273 0115, [log in to unmask]) OR Anuj Sinha (706-247 9807, [log in to unmask]).

Please see the attached flyer for additional details.

ISA is really excited about ‘Jashn’ and requests your support through your presence.

ISA Committee 2010-2011




3. One Week Left to Apply! 2011 Saeeda Peermahomed Award


International Student Life and the Peermahomed Selection Committee at The University of Georgia are pleased to solicit nominations from the UGA community for the 2011 Saeeda Peermahomed Award.


The Saeeda Peermahomed Award is made possible by the Peermahomed Family and is given in memory of Saeeda Peermahomed. Saeeda was a University of Georgia student from India who was studying to obtain a Masters degree in Journalism when she was killed in a tragic automobile accident in North Georgia in 1979. This award is given in Saeeda’s memory to honor the goals of inter-cultural exchange for which she stood.


The annual award is given to an international student in recognition of outstanding scholarship, leadership and service in the field of international education. Recipients should be undergraduate or graduate international students at the University of Georgia and should have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5.


Please see the attached award announcement for more details. Award applications are due to the International Student Life Office on Friday, April 8th, 2011 at 5 p.m. Questions can be sent to the ISL Office at [log in to unmask]

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

Phone:  706-542-5867
Fax:  706-583-0006
Email:  [log in to unmask]

Leigh Poole, Director

Ashley Wichman, Assistant Director

Jackie Minus, Administrative Assistant

Laura Stiltz, Graduate Assistant for Organizations and Non-Resident Taxes

Stacie Walker, Graduate Assistant for Coffee Hour