The IU2U workshop is a one-day pre-arrival orientation for new international freshmen and their parents. Through IU2U, new students and parents can learn more about life at IU and how best to prepare.
*Timings tbc* Nyama McCarthy-Brown and Tanya Saxena present a collaborative dance performance and workshop for high school students at the American Center in New Delhi.
A set of online short-courses developed for public health workforce in India will be introduced to the New Delhi based partner organizations (including universities and NGOs). During the workshop and training sessions participants will pilot test the courses developed by the faculty and staff of the School of Public Health-Indiana University Bloomington titled “Public Health and You” (India Version). Participants and facilitators will provide comments and feedback regarding the cultural adaptability, future applications of these courses and possible target audience so that more skilled public health workforce can be developed in India.
Collaborators for the two-year research project funded by the President’s International Research Awards (PIRA) will meet and finalize the detail work plan for the project.
Indiana University Professor Arvind Verma hosts a panel discussion centered around his new book Combating Corruption in India *Date and time tbc*
This symposium centered on reform efforts in the Indian police brings together officers and researchers from India and the US to discuss and evaluate these practices
Religious authority has been among the most fiercely contested issues among Muslims. Despite its significant implications for Muslims and non-Muslims alike this subject has also been among the least studied in the West and has proven particularly baffling for outside observers and for policy makers. In this initiative, through local, national and international collaborative work, scholars analyze the causes, spectra and consequences of the plurality of authority in Islam in South Asia and create a novel, comprehensive, multi-lingual and global-reaching analytical framework to study this question.