Welcome to the South Asia Center
Syracuse University has a well established and extensive involvement in teaching and research on the South Asian region: the nations of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. The South Asia Center of Syracuse University, a part of the Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs, is a United States Department of Education National Resource Center.
The Center participates in collaboration with Cornell University to form a consortium with a focus on the research and scholarship of the countries in the South Asia region. The South Asia Center coordinates a variety of colloquia, films, cultural programs, and other activities for the Syracuse University community as well as for faculty and students at nearby colleges.
(Un)natural Disasters and the Role of the State in the Brahmaputra Valley in Northeast India
Combating Corruption with Mobile Phones: a Lecture by Vivek Srinivasan
Please join us on Tuesday, October 7th for a lecture by Maxwell alumnus Vivek Srinivasan, PhD. The lecture will discuss the different digital tools, mainly through mobile phones, that can contribute to making government more transparent to people in rural areas.
You are invited to a lecture by Professor Kalpana Ram, Macquarie University
The South Asia Center looks forward to Fall 2014 Semester
The South Asia Center welcomes everyone back to campus! We have a great range of speakers lined up for the Fall semester.
You are invited to a lecture by Professor Raka Ray, UC Berkeley
The South Asia Center invites
you to a lecture by Professor Raka Ray on 9/16/2014. The lecture will explore the
stories of young men and women who migrate to Bombay seeking opportunities in
its entertainment industry and the enormous challenges they face.