Rice Unconventional Wisdom

 Past Presentations

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Tax Workshop Presentation from February 22, 2017 - Crystal C. Gates, International Tax Manager, and her team provided a workshop on how to file income taxes for both internationals who are considered residents and non-residents for tax purposes.

Immigration Workshop from February 2, 2017 - Immigration attorneys, Judy Lee and Kari Konikowski Blackman from Foster, presented on the Executive Order imposing Travel Ban to U.S., as well as advanced visa options and permanent residency.

 Immigration Workshop from October 6, 2016 - Immigration attorney, David Ware, presented on visa options for post graduation employment for Rice internationals.

 Tax Workshop Presentation from February 25, 2016 - Crystal C. Gates, International Tax Manager, and her team provided a workshop on how to file income taxes for both internationals who are considered residents and non-residents for tax purposes.

Immigration Workshop from February 3, 2016 - Immigration attorney Judy Lee presented on H-1B, O-1, and permanent residency.

Immigration Workshop from September 30, 2015 - Immigration attorney Silvia Graves presented on H-1B and other advanced visa options.

Tax Workshop Presentation from February 24, 2015- Crystal C. Gates, International Tax Manager, and her team provided a workshop on how to file income taxes for both internationals who are considered residents and non-residents for tax purposes.

 Immigration Workshop  from February 4, 2015 - By immigration attorney Harry Gee, included updates on filing for H-1B and permanent residency.

 Advanced Immigration Workshop from October 9, 2014 - Immigration attorney, Judy Lee, presented on the H-1B visa and paths to permanent residency.

 Immigration Workshop from March 24, 2014 - Immigration attorney, David Ware, presented on post graduation employment visa options for Rice internationals.

 Tax Workshop Presentation from February 26, 2014- Crystal C. Gates, International Tax Manager, and Kelley Heng, Senior Tax Associate, provided a workshop on how to file income taxes for both internationals who are considered residents and non-residents for tax purpose

Immigration Workshop from October 2, 2013 - Attorney Adan Vega presented on topics relating to applying for permanent residency.

Tax Workshop Presentation from March 7, 2013 - Crystal C. Gates, International Tax Manager, provided a workshop on how to file income taxes for both internationals who are considered residents and non-residents for tax purposes

Immigration Workshop from February 13, 2013 - By immigration attorney Judy Lee, included updates on filing for H-1B and permanent residency.

Immigration Workshop from October 3, 2012 - Attorneys James Prappas and David Curcio provided a workshop on U.S. Immigration Strategies for Employment - Temporary and Permanent Options.  Their  presentation  and  handouts  are available as resources.

Tax Workshop Presentation  from March 20, 2012 - Crystal C. Gates, International Tax Manager, provided a workshop on how to file income taxes for both internationals who are considered residents and non-residents for tax purposes

 Immigration Workshop  from October 13, 2011 - By immigration attorney Harry Gee, included updates on filing for H-1B and permanent residency.

Tax Workshop Presentation from March 10, 2011 - by Andrew Lai, Esq., CPA, gave instructions on how to file taxes for both internationals who are considered residents and non-residents for tax purposes.  Also provided was a tax handout.

Immigration Workshop from February 22, 2011 - By immigration attorney Judy Lee, included updates on filing for H-1B and permanent residency.

Immigration Workshop from October 7, 2010 - By immigration attorney David Ware, with an excellent overview of the permanent residency process.
                -  Immigration presentation slides
                -  Employment-based PR handout
                -  Comparison of Employment Based Strategies handout 
                -  PERM handout  

Survival Guide--Home Away from Home from August 16, 2010 - By Rice graduate students Burcu Cigerli, Sayantan Chatterjee, Sumedh Warudkar with great tips on adjusting to your new life in the US.

Immigration Updates for Rice University from October 8, 2009 - By immigration attorney Judy Lee, with an great overview of H-1B visas and Permanent Residency.

Top Ten Items Needed for Hurricane Preparedness from September 16, 2009 - By Dr. Adria Baker, with specific information on what internationals need to prepare in case of a hurricane.

Are You Ready? from September 16, 2009 - By Daniel Fu, with information on the H1N1 (Swine) Flu from the Crisis Management Team

Hurricane Preparedness from September 16, 2009 - By Cory Owen, with information on hurricane impact and how to prepare for a storm.

Tax Workshop from February 26, 2009 - By Andrew Lai, Esq., CPA with coverage of tax information for international students who qualify for resident and non-resident tax filing.

Immigration Seminar Presentation from October 9, 2007 - By immigration attorney Judy Lee, with an excellent overview of H-1B visas.

Graduate Student Orientation Culture Presentation from August 22, 2006 - Beth O'Sullivan presented on communication styles in the U.S. and cultural differences to be aware of as a new international student adjusting to life at Rice.

Chinese Tax Workshop from March 30, 2006 - Andrew Lai Esq. and Cissy Yu, CPA MBA, spoke to Chinese students and scholars regarding U.S. tax procedures. This powerpoint slideshow is in Chinese, and was offered to our large Chinese-speaking population in addition to the standard tax workshop.

Hurricane Presentation from October 17, 2005 – By a group of panelists, regarding the response of Rice University to the Hurricane Rita emergency and advice on preparation for emergencies and natural disasters.

 

 

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