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  • Holiday Notice

    The U.S. Consulate and the American Library will be closed April 18, 2014.

  • ‘Women Key to Global Economic Growth’

    Speaking in Chennai on ‘Women in the Workplace: Opportunities & Challenges’, U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre said, “Women business owners will be key contributors in the upcoming decade for global economic growth”

  • Fulbright-Nehru Fellowships

    Outstanding Indian students, academics, teachers, policy planners, administrators, and professionals are encouraged to apply.

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  • Ms. Connie Greenleaf at workshop at the American Corner in Bangalore on March 17-18, 2014 (State Dept.)
    English Language Fellow Trains Govt Teachers

    Ms. Connie Greenleaf taught 70 Karnataka government teachers innovative storytelling techniques and activity methods to engage their students during two workshops at the American Corner in Bangalore on March 17-18, 2014. 

  • U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre inaugurates Access America in Madurai on March 7, 2014 (State Dept.)
    India Fast-Growing U.S. Investment Source

    U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre spoke at “Access America” in Madurai on March 7th about India’s role as one of the fastest-growing sources of investment in the U.S. and about the untapped potential of the U.S.-India trade relationship.  

  • Asst. Secretary Biswal Announces Two New USAID Partnerships in Bengaluru on March 4, 2014 (State Dept.)
    Clean Energy USAID Partnerships Announced

    U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal announced two new United States Agency for International Development (USAID) partnerships to increase clean energy access to India.  Photos »

  • Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Biswal with Karnataka  Governor H.R. Bharadwaj on March 4, 2014 (State Dept.)
    Asst Secretary Biswal Meets Governor Bharadwaj

    U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal discussed opportunities for U.S.-India partnerships in the state of Karnataka with Governor H.R. Bharadwaj at his residence March 4th, 2014. 

  • U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre at Techcamp Bengaluru February 28, 2014 (State Dept.)
    TechCamp Bengaluru

    More than 80 NGOs, journalists and students participated in a one-day TechCamp February 28, 2014 in Bengaluru. CG McIntyre was on hand to speak with participants about the U.S. Consulate’s goal of bringing civil society groups together for networking. 

  • Celebrating Shared Visions of Equality: Gandhi & King at Sri Krishna Gana Sabha in Chennai January 30, 2014. (State Dept.)
    Chennai Celebrates Gandhi & MLK with Shared Visions of Equality

    Over 800 Chennai school students gathered at Sri Krishna Gana Sabha to sing *Engal Vazhkai Engal Kaiyil* and *We Shall Overcome* to celebrate the lives of Mahatma Gandhi and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on January 30, 2014. 

  • Arena Stage performing with school students in Chennai, January 22-24, 2014. (State Dept.)
    Arena Stage Rocks Chennai with *Voices of Now*

    American theatre group Arena Stage brought their *Voices of Now* program to Chennai schools January 22-24, 2014, helping students write and perform autobiographical theater about cultural & social issues relevant to them.  

  • U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre & Principal Commercial Officer James Golsen attended Chennai Harley-Davidson's Flag off and sent Coromandel Chapter riders off to Goa for the 2014 Harley-Davidson India H.O.G. rally on January 12. (Courtesy Photo)
    U.S. India Business Partnerships In Action

    U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre & Principal Commercial Officer James Golsen attended Chennai Harley-Davidson's Flag off and sent Coromandel Chapter riders off to Goa for the 2014 Harley-Davidson India H.O.G. rally on January 12.  

  • The American Library at the 37th Chennai Book Fair, January 2014. (State Dept.)
    Annual Tradition: American Library at Chennai Book Fair

    The American Library participated in the 37th Chennai Book Fair that ran from January 11-22, 2014. Our library booth welcomed thousands of visitors with a wide-range of books, resources and membership services. 

  • U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre at BrandUSA Educational Seminar at Taj Connemara in Chennai on December 18, 2013. (State Dept.)
    Cultural Exchanges Create Bonds

    “One of the most effective ways to promote mutual understanding between nations is through the interaction of our people and gaining first-hand knowledge of the societies in which we live,” U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre said at BrandUSA’s event December 18, 2013 

  • U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre releases TQ- a research journal at Sargam 2013 at GSS Jain College in Chennai on December 13, 2013. (State Dept.)
    ‘Education Linked to Prosperity’

    U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre spoke at Sargam 2013 on the importance of education, “Women who receive an education… are more likely to live a life of greater prosperity." 

  • U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre at 4th of July Celebrations in Chennai.
    Mobile App to Identify Clinical Signs of GBV

    Consul General Jennifer McIntyre, launching a USAID-funded Gender-Based-Violence grant in Bengaluru on December 2, 2013, explained how health workers will be able to use mobile phone applications to identify signs of domestic violence in patients. 

  • Public Affairs Officer David Gainer made a special address at the ECA Alumni outreach in Coimbatore on November 20, 2013 (State Dept.)
    Coimbatore Alumni Entrepreneurship Outreach

    Public Affairs Officer David Gainer made a special address at the ECA Alumni outreach on November 20, 2013, where 7 successful alumni entrepreneurs used the 20 slides x 20 seconds PechaKucha format to tell their stories to over 600 students of Dr. GRD College of Science, Coimbatore. 

  • “Mariachi Flor del Toloache,” an eight-member band from New York, brought Mariachi music to Chennai November 13-14, 2013.(State Dept.)
    Mariachi Music in Chennai

    “Mariachi Flor del Toloache,” an eight-member band from New York, brought Mariachi music to Chennai November 13-14, 2013. Partnering with Times of India, Alpha CBSE School, Express Avenue and Diva, the U.S. Consulate hosted performances and workshops.  

  • U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre launched a five-year collaborative partnership between the United States and India
    U.S.-India Blood Safety Partnership

    U.S. Consul General Jennifer McIntyre launched a five-year collaborative partnership between the United States and India to strengthen India’s National Blood System, during a visit to Coimbatore November 6, 2013. 

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