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 Title VI 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.
SAC Spring Speaker Series Presents: Richard Wolf: Impression and Presence in Badakhshan and Beyond
Ray Smith Symposium Connects Campus Community Through Indian Storytelling
The Ray Smith Symposium—in conjunction with Syracuse Symposium, whose theme this year is “Stories”—continues with eight events under the heading “Stories We Are Told, Stories We Tell.”
Rohit De: A People’s Constitution: Law and Everyday Life in the Indian Republic
The South Asia Center Welcomes Sangeeta Kamat: Profiting from the Poor: Global Philanthropy and Education Markets in India
On Tuesday, March 26th the South Asia Center is thrilled to welcome Sangeeta Kamat, Professor of Comparative and International Education at University of Massachusetts Amherst.
The South Asia Center Spring Speaker Series: Rethinking Urban Sustainability in India