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Office of International Students and Scholars
University of Rhode Island
  Office of International Students and Scholars
 

37 Lower College Road, Kingston, RI 02881, Tel: (401) 874-2395 Fax: (401) 874-2402
E-Mail: issoff@etal.uri.edu

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Social Activities at OISS

There is a regular coffee hour for social activities providing chances to meet international students together. Check Activities Calendar to view the details.

Spring 2009 Activities Schedule are as follows:

    Dear international students and scholars,

    Welcome back and Happy New Year!

    I wanted to send you the dates of the coming coffee hours here at the International Center on Lower College Rd.  This semester they are on Fridays from 5-7pm (the dates are below).  Please come when you can and leave when you must.

    Many cultures actually celebrate a lunar New Year.  Please come next Friday and share any traditions and food from your celebration of New Year.    Any questions please email me at joycisi@hotmail.com or call me.  See you then!

    Coffee hours Dates

    (a) January 30, 2009 - Asian New Year
    Please bring some food and share some traditions from your lunar New Year celebrations

    (b) February 20, 2009 - Movie Night
    You can share about your favorite movie, or the means of watching your favorite movie especially one reflecting your culture.

    (c) March 6, 2009- Music Night
    Come, bring and instrument or a friend, sing/play a song; suggest something we might know or just sit and enjoy the music. Extra instruments and refreshments will be provided.

    (d) March 29, 2009- Spring Holidays

    (e) April 17, 2007- Study Break


    Sincerely,
    Joy Curtis
    Host family coordinator
    401-714-4240
     

International Student Orientation

Date: September 7, 2009
Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM- Graduate Students
               &
12:00 NOON to 2:00 PM- Undergraduate Students
Place: Multi-Cultural Center

December 5, 2008
**IMPORTANT OPT INFO.**
Reporting responsibilities of F-1 International Students while on (OPT)

January 20, 2009
Spring 2009 OPT workshop schedules are announced.



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