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SAI Event Type : Cultural/Social Events


Nepal – In Memoriam: Closing Reception and Fundraiser

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Thu, Oct 29, 2015 at 05:00pm

VENUE
CGIS Knafel Concourse

ADDRESS
CGIS Knafel Concourse
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA

Photographs by Grzegorz Ekiert Ongoing exhibit through October 29, 2015 Closing reception and fundraiser: Thursday, October 29, 5:00 p.m. This exhibit is designed to raise funds for SAI’s Nepal Research and Reconstruction Fund. It provides support for projects in Nepal developed in partnership with local organizations, with a focus on Nepal’s long-term reconstruction. Visit the Harvard […]

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Kumbh Mela: Mapping the Ephemeral Megacity Exhibition

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Sun, Aug 23, 2015

VENUE
India Habitat Centre

ADDRESS
India Habitat Centre
Delhi, India

Over fifty Harvard professors, students, administrative staff, and medical practitioners made the pilgrimage to Allahabad, India, to the Kumbh Mela site in 2013, to analyze issues that emerge in any large-scale human gathering. The Kumbh Mela: Mapping the Ephemeral Megacity book and exhibition consolidate research findings and serve as an example of interdisciplinary research conducted at Harvard. […]

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Rahul Roy Film Festival: Till We Meet Again Screening & Panel Discussion on Masculinity and Gender Violence in South Asia

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Thu, Sep 24, 2015 from 04:00pm — 06:30pm

VENUE
Yenching Auditorium

ADDRESS
Yenching Auditorium
2 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138

Film Screening and Panel Discussion Geeta Aiyer, Founder, Direct Action for Women Now Worldwide (DAWN) Elora Halim Chowdhury, Associate Professor and Chair of Women’s and Gender Studies, U-Mass Boston Beena Sarwar, Editor, Aman ki Asha, Jang Group Pakistan; former Nieman Fellow and Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School Rahul Roy, Director Chair: Parimal G. […]

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Welcome Back Chaat Party

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Thu, Sep 17, 2015 from 04:00pm — 06:00pm

VENUE
CGIS South, S030
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South, S030
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02138

Celebrate the start of the school year with SAI! Meet SAI’s Visiting Fellows and faculty Learn about student funding opportunities Hear what’s happening at SAI Enjoy delicious South Asian food This event is for Harvard affiliates – please be prepared to show your Harvard ID. Join the Facebook event. If you are interested in representing […]

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One Harvard Young Harvard

WHEN
Wed, Jul 22, 2015 at 07:00pm

VENUE
India International Centre

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

Join the Harvard community: Incoming students, current students, alumni and affiliates for a night of socializing and networking. Sign up here. Fee: INR 1,000 (HCI members); INR 1,200 (Non-HCI members, affiliates and guests); Free for all incoming and current students (please carry your IDs). Cosponsored with the Harvard India Student Group and the Harvard Club […]

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Kumbh Mela: Mapping the Ephemeral Megacity Book Launch

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Mon, Aug 17, 2015 from 06:00pm — 08:30pm

VENUE
The Oberoi Hotel

ADDRESS
The Oberoi Hotel
Dr Zakir Hussain Marg
Delhi, India

Please join the Harvard University South Asia Institute for the launch of the book and exhibition Kumbh Mela: Mapping the Ephemeral Megacity. Over fifty Harvard professors, students, administrative staff, and medical practitioners made the pilgrimage to Allahabad, India, to the Kumbh Mela site in 2013, to analyze issues that emerge in any large-scale human gathering. The Kumbh Mela: […]

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Harvard Global Networking Night

The Harvard Alumni Association invites you to join fellow local alumni for Global Networking Night on Monday, June 22, 2015. Global Networking Night is a great opportunity to explore and expand your Harvard Network; the last event drew more than 5,500 alumni in more than 75 locations. Attendance is free. Register to reconnect with classmates […]

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CANCELLED: Summer Grant Information Session

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Tue, Jan 27, 2015 from 04:00pm — 05:00pm

VENUE
CGIS South, S250
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South, S250
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA

This event has been cancelled.    Please visit our Summer Grants page for frequently asked questions. Come hear about SAI Summer Funding opportunities, including research and internship grants, and ask any last minute questions about the application process. Summer Grant Applications Deadlines: All Graduate Grant Applications: February 13, 2015 All Undergraduate Grant Applications: February 9, […]

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Coded Elegance

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Sat, Jan 31, 2015

VENUE
CGIS South Concourse
Harvard University

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

SAI Photo Exhibit On Display in the CGIS South Concourse from Nov. 5, 2014 – Jan. 31, 2015.  Open Mondays-Thursdays 7am – 9pm; Fridays 7am – 7pm Capturing South Asia: Interview with Pablo Bartholomew Coded Elegance, by Pablo Bartholomew, is a series of ethno-anthropological photographs of tribes and people of the hills and valleys of Arunachal […]

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Summer Grant Opportunities Open House

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Wed, Nov 19, 2014 from 04:00pm — 05:30pm

VENUE
CGIS South, S030
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South, S030
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02138

Come hear about SAI Summer Funding opportunities from 2014 SAI grant recipients. Learn about the various types of grants, the application process, how to write an appropriate budget for a summer in South Asia, and enjoy some delicious South Asian food. For more details on SAI grants, click here. 

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Music Stories of Bengal

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Sun, Nov 2, 2014 from 05:00pm — 07:00pm

VENUE
Harvard Memorial Church (Harvard Yard)

ADDRESS
Harvard Memorial Church
Harvard Yard
Cambridge, MA

SAI Community Event An evening with: Folk Minstrel Paban Das Baul; Poet and songwriter Prthwiraj Choudhury; Author Mimlu Sen; and Music producer Dipankar Jojo Chaki ‘Music Stories of Bengal’ is an experiment in bringing live Bengali music of various genres together. This Project is the brainchild of Dipankar Jojo Chaki, Indian National Award Winning Music Producer. Paban is […]

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