CSAS brings Indian Ambassador to Michigan
Following his address, Indian Ambassador Arun K. Singh chats with U-M students on October 14, 2015
Morgan Fitzgerald | Summer in South Asia 2015
Morgan takes a break from her sustainable farming project to visit Rishikesh and the abandoned ashram of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, who once inspired the Beatles.
Jacob Anderson | Summer in South Asia 2015
Jacob wears the maize and blue in Murudeshwara, with Lord Shiva looking over his shoulder, not far from his post at the Vivekananda Memorial Hospital in Karnataka.
Talia Rothman | Summer in South Asia 2015
Talia is an LSA Sophmore interning with Guria, an NGO in Varanasi, the Indian city famously situated on the banks of the river Ganges.
Ariana Paredes-Vincent | Summer in South Asia 2015
Ariana is an international studies major and a 2015 SISA fellow. She is volunteering with SETCO Foundation in Kalol, Gujarat.
Jamie Lutz | Summer in South Asia 2015
Jamie is a junior majoring in Architecture and a 2015 SISA fellow. Here she poses with one of her students in Kolkata.
Up In The Mountains (Dharamsala, India)
Photo by Man Kuan Lei, 2014 Summer in South Asia Fellow
The Center for South Asian Studies at the University of Michigan is a national leader in promoting a deeper understanding of India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, and Sri Lanka. The center offers a range of area-related courses taught by outstanding faculty, a scholarly lecture series, conferences, study abroad fellowships, student colloquiums and opportunities to volunteer, sponsor and cosponsor a variety of events. CSAS is also a U.S. Department of Education designated National Resource Center, funded to develop area studies education for this region of the world.
Our 2015 Summer in South Asia Fellows are blogging!
- CSAS Summer in South Asia in the News ~ A boat school in India: Teaching children threatened by human trafficking January 11, 2016
- Indian Ambassador's Speech Featured in The Daily October 15, 2015
- Ambassador of India to the United States to meet with University of Michigan leaders and deliver a public address on October 14 October 5, 2015
- CSAS Lecture Series | Writing Area Studies and the World
Speaker: Stewart Gordon
- CSAS Lecture Series | Advances in the Study of Cryptic South Asian Biodiversity
Speaker: Mark Wilkinson, Life Sciences Department, Natural History Museum, London
- CSAS Lecture Series | Biotrash: The Afterlives of Medical Garbage in India
Speaker: Sarah Hodges, Associate Professor, Department of History, University of Warwick