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Grant Opportunities Open House

WHEN
Mon, Sep 26, 2016 from 03:30pm — 05:00pm

VENUE
CGIS South, S354

ADDRESS
CGIS South, S354
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02138

Student Event Come learn about SAI summer funding opportunities from past grant recipients. Learn about the various types of grants (research, internship, language), the application process, how to write an appropriate budget for a summer in South Asia, and enjoy some delicious South Asian food. Learn more about grant opportunities. Facebook event.

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Welcome Back Mixer

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Thu, Sep 8, 2016 from 04:00pm — 06:00pm

VENUE
CGIS South Concourse
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South Concourse
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Celebrate the start of the school year with the South Asia Institute! Meet SAI’s Visiting Fellows and faculty Learn about student funding opportunities Meet with representatives from Harvard South Asia student groups Enjoy delicious South Asian food!   Join the Facebook event.    

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One Harvard Young Harvard Mixer

WHEN
Fri, Jul 29, 2016 from 07:00pm — 10:00pm

VENUE
India International Centre

ADDRESS
India International Centre
#40, Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate
Delhi, India

Special Event The Harvard Club of India, SAI and the Harvard India Student Group invite you to attend this mixer event in New Delhi. This mixer is open to all incoming students, alumni and other Harvard community members and intends to serve as a great networking opportunity. Join the Facebook event.

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Kumbh Mela: Mapping the Ephemeral Megacity

WHEN
Mon, Aug 1, 2016 from 06:00pm — 08:30pm

VENUE
Vivanta by Taj

ADDRESS
Vivanta by Taj - Gomti Nagar
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226 010
India

Special Event Launched in 2015, the Kumbh Mela: Mapping the Ephemeral Megacity book and exhibition consolidate research findings and serve as an example of interdisciplinary research conducted at Harvard. The faculty leaders and Kumbh administrators will discuss their experience studying the world’s largest festival, and lessons learned for future research. This event marks the launch […]

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Radical Practice: Asserting Power and Agency

WHEN
Tue, Mar 8, 2016 from 06:30pm — 08:00pm

VENUE
Piper Auditorium
Graduate School of Design
Harvard University

ADDRESS
Piper Auditorium
Graduate School of Design
Harvard University
48 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Cosponsored Event Julia King, Architectural designer and urban researcher, LSE Cities, London School of Economics and Political Science Diana Al-Hadid, Designer Dr. Atyia Martin, Chief Resilience Officer for the City of Boston; Adjunct faculty in the Master of Homeland Security at Northeastern University Moderator:Susan Surface, Program Director at Design in Public On March 8, 2016, Women in Design, a […]

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Megacities Asia

WHEN
Thu, Mar 24, 2016 from 05:30pm — 08:30pm

VENUE
Auditorium, Arthur M. Sackler Building

ADDRESS
Auditorium, Arthur M. Sackler Building
485 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 0213

Special Event In collaboration with the upcoming “Megacities Asia” exhibition on display at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from April 3 to July 17, 2016, this event will bring together artists and academics to examine contemporary Asian megacities including Beijing, Delhi, Mumbai, Shanghai, and Tokyo. Discussions will focus on the built environment in these […]

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Opening reception: Altered State: Painting in Myanmar in a Time of Transition

WHEN
Thu, Feb 11, 2016 at 04:30pm

VENUE
CGIS South Concourse
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South Concourse
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Cosponsored Event ‘Altered State: Painting Myanmar in a time of transition,’ an exhibit of paintings will be on display Thursday, February 4 – Monday, February 22, 2016 in the Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge MA Seminar on February 19: Freedom and Fear in Myanmar with Ian Holliday,Vice-President and Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Teaching and Learning), The University of […]

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Altered State: Painting Myanmar in a time of Transition

WHEN
Thu, Feb 4, 2016 - Mon, Feb 22, 2016

VENUE
CGIS South Concourse
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South Concourse
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

An exhibit of paintings on display in the CGIS South Concourse, February 4-22, 2016 Sponsored by the Harvard University Asia Center and the South Asia Institute **A seminar related to the exhibit will be held on Friday, February 19, 2016, 12:15 p.m. in S153, CGIS South with speaker Ian Holliday, The University of Hong Kong

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Reflections: A Conversation with Salim and Sulaiman Merchant

WHEN
Fri, Oct 2, 2015 from 12:00pm — 01:30pm

VENUE
Thompson Room
Barker Center

ADDRESS
Thompson Room
Barker Center
12 Quincy St
Cambridge, MA 02138

Muslim Societies in South Asia Seminar Read a summary of the event here. Salim and Sulaiman Merchant, Musicians and composers Moderator: Ali Asani, Professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures; Director, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Islamic Studies Program, Harvard University The Merchant brothers, Salim and Sulaiman, rank among the most dynamic and talented musicians and composers […]

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Viewpoints: Kumbh Mela, Mapping the Ephemeral Megacity

WHEN
Fri, Nov 6, 2015 from 06:30pm — 08:00pm

VENUE
Asia Society, New York

ADDRESS
725 Park Ave
New York, NY 10021

Dhruv Kazi, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (Cardiology), Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Center for Healthcare Value, University of California San Francisco, Division of Cardiology, San Francisco General Hospital Tarun Khanna, Director of Harvard South Asia Institute; Jorge Paulo Lemann Professor, Harvard Business School Rahul Mehrotra, Professor of Urban Design and Planning, Harvard Graduate School of Design Facilitated by Meera Gandhi, CEO and […]

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