This Week's Top Stories
August 9, 2019
Despite the vast amount of existing historical and political scholarship on the 1947 Partition, there is still much to uncover through first-person accounts — so we're sending in Student Ambassadors to learn first-hand from those who experienced one of the world's largest forced migration events.
India’s National Digital Health Blueprint (NDHB) outlines the government's vision for a major health digitization program that will affect millions of citizens. In a new report, the India Digital Health Net and its network of experts provide input on the use of digital health systems in India.
Our latest group of post-doctoral science fellows have arrived in Cambridge to take part in the Mittal Institute's B4 Fellowship , and they're ready to begin researching alongside their faculty mentors at both Harvard and Boston University.
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Wednesday, September 4, 4:30 PM
Celebrate the start of the year with the Mittal Institute over chai and snacks! Join us to learn about the various Harvard South Asia student groups and meet our team to learn about funding opportunities and ways to get involved in our events and programs.
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Deadline: Friday, August 30, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST
Are you from South Asia, Central Asia, the Middle East, Africa, or Latin America? Are you a current or recent undergraduate and a first-generation college student? If so, you may be eligible to apply for a unique, fully-funded opportunity to learn from Harvard professors in an intensive, multidisciplinary educational program in Dubai!
Applications are now being accepted for a teaching fellow to assist with the Fall 2019 course, Contemporary Developing Countries: Entrepreneurial Solutions to Intractable Social and Economic Problems . In this course, students will consider the economic and social problems of the developing world through the lenses of the artist, scientist, and planner.