UCLA-Tata Global Forum in India draws policy makers, academic and business leaders
Leading UCLA energy and environmental scholars gathered with Indian business and government leaders at the inaugural UCLA-Tata Global Forum at the Taj Mahal Hotel in New Delhi on Monday and Tuesday. A lively discussion centered around such topics as sustainable megacities, the integration of solar power into smart energy grids and sustainable biological fuels.
Tuesday, February 09, 2016 READ MORE
Call For Papers: First Annual Graduate Interdisciplinary Conference on South Asia at UCLA
Submissions are welcome from graduate students in any field within the social sciences,
humanities, or business programs. Please send a 250 word abstract, a title, three keywords, and your departmental affiliation to gcsaUCLA@gmail.com.
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 READ MORE
Gross National Happiness
Visiting scholar Ritu Verma presented an alternative approach to development that originated in the Kingdom of Bhutan at a November lecture sponsored by the Center for India and South Asia.
Monday, November 30, 2015 READ MORE
University of Calcutta to honor Sanjay Subrahmanyam
A specialist in economic history and the early modern history of India, the UCLA distinguished professor of history will receive a Doctor of Letters from Calcutta University on December 9.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 READ MORE
Documentary explores labor unrest in northern India
Rahul Roy’s film “The Factory” explores the violent 2012 Maruti auto workers’ strike and its aftermath.
Monday, October 12, 2015 READ MORE
Sardar Patel Awards for best dissertations on modern India
May 15, 2015. The UCLA Center for India and South Asia and the Friends of Sardar Patel Association conferred the Sardar Patel Awards for 2013 and 2014 on Uday Chandra and Benjamin Siegel, respectively, at a ceremony held at UCLA.
Friday, May 29, 2015 READ MORE
The endless rivers of Bangladesh
The traditional Bhatiyali folk music sung by Bangladeshi boatmen is composed of long, drawn-out melodies that offer metaphors for life.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 READ MORE
Slum redevelopment in Mumbai
In the densely populated city of Mumbai, India, the construction of market-rate housing and slum redevelopment are occurring alongside one another.
Monday, March 23, 2015 READ MORE
Sardar Patel Award 2014 - Call for Submissions - Due February 28, 2015
The Sardar Patel Award has new deadline.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 READ MORE
Afghanistan Studies steps forward at UCLA
A recent conference brought scholars from across the country and the world to discuss the development of Islam in Afghanistan.
Thursday, November 06, 2014 READ MORE
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