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CISAR 2018-2019 Annual Report is Out!

Wajiha Mehdi, PhD student in the Institute of Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice
Interview with Wajiha Mehdi, a PhD student in the Institute of Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice. Wajiha was the recipient of the Nehru Humanitarian Award in 2018. A: Congratulations on receiving this year’s Nehru Humanitarian Award, and thank you for taking the time out for this interview. I would like to start-off first by asking […]

CISAR Graduate Travel Grant Winners
Congratulations to Eshantha Peiris, Ethnomusicology and Sameena, AHVA on receiving the 2018/2019 CISAR Graduate Student Travel Grants! 

The Second Annual Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Memorial Lecture
You can now watch the presentation by Santosh Dass at The Second Annual Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Memorial Lecture: https://cisar.iar.ubc.ca/events/event/dr-ambedkars-legacy/

Announcing Winter 2019-20 Courses. Register Now!
Choose from a selection of undergraduate/graduate courses in diverse departments and faculties at UBC. Courses range from South Asian art, Punjabi Canadian history, and Persian literature to many different South Asian languages.

Helina Jolly, PhD student in the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability
Interview with Helina Jolly, a PhD student in the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability. Jolly was the recipient of the Nehru Humanitarian Graduate Award in 2016. C: Congratulations on receiving the Nehru Humanitarian Award and thank you for coming in for this interview. I would like to invite you to give us some background […]