AUGUST 25, 2017
SAI mixer: Sept 5

Enjoy delicious South Asian food while meeting SAI's Visiting Fellows and faculty, learning about student funding opportunities and meeting Harvard's South Asia student groups.
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Selected Fall classes
Entrepreneurial Solutions
(Mis)Understanding Islam
Women in South Asian Art

South Asia is home to two of the world's seven billion people. The primary objective of the course is to engage students with the modern day challenges affecting South Asia, and to examine a range of entrepreneurial attempts to solve these problems.
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Exhibition:  'Soft Thresholds'
Aug 21 - Oct 6, Gund Hall, Harvard
Lecture and reception: Sept 6

Professor Rahul Mehrotra of the Harvard Graduate School of Design presents a lecture about  the compulsive drive of the practice to construct soft thresholds -  through research, engagement with the city, and making of architecture.
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Exhibition: Aug 26-Jan 7

Drawn from the Harvard Art Museums' renowned South Asian art collection, this installation complements an  undergraduate course  exploring images of women in South Asian art.
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This interdisciplinary course explores key controversies - suicide bombings, Islamism, Muslim minorities, gender, blasphemy - to understand Muslim cultures & societies, and as a tool for self-reflection.
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The complete set of podcasts, recorded during our special seminar series in spring, is now available to stream and download. In each episode, a leading scholar explores key aspects of this landmark historical event. 
Deadline extended: Oct 20, 2017 

We support recent PhDs, those in the final stages of their PhDs, and advanced professional degree holders in areas related to Pakistan, particularly in science and development.
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