Joel Sathiaraj from IIT Madras won the Alfred Butts intercollegiate Scrabble tournament organised by the American Center, U.S. Consulate General Chennai in association with Queen Mary’s College in Chennai. Jebrish T and Anindita S Raju from the Presidency College finished second and third respectively. As many as 108 Scrabble players from 33 city colleges competed in the tournament showcasing their… Continue reading "Joel Sathiaraj of IIT Madras wins Scrabble Tournament held at American Center Chennai"
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The United States Department of Labor has awarded Lalitha Natarajan with the 2023 Iqbal Masih Award for the Elimination of Child Labor. U.S. Consul General Judith Ravin presented the award to Lalitha Natarajan at a ceremony at the U.S. Consulate General in Chennai. A press release said,” Lalitha Natarajan has worked throughout her career as a lawyer and activist to… Continue reading "Activist Lalitha Natarajan wins U S Department of Labor’s award"
The Arunodhaya Centre for Street and Working Children, a Chennai-based child welfare organization, will be gifted with toys through the U.S. Marines Toys for Tots program, an initiative aimed at brightening the lives of children in need during the holiday season. U.S. Consul General in Chennai Judith Ravin joined the U.S. Marines to deliver new toys, school supplies, sports equipment,… Continue reading "U.S. Marines deliver holiday gifts to the Arunodhaya Centre for street and working children"
The U.S. Consul General in Chennai Judith Ravin welcomed the United States Chess team to Mamallapuram today. An ardent supporter of education and sports diplomacy, the Consul General greeted the chess players and wished them success in their matches at the 44th Chess Olympiad organized by the Indian Chess Federation and the Government of Tamil Nadu from July 28 to… Continue reading "U.S. Consul General Judith Ravin Welcomes U.S. Chess Team to Chennai"