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Undergraduate Fellowships in India: Community Health, IT, and More

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6/8/10: This summer, Brown undergraduate fellowship recipients will work in India on projects ranging from community health to information technology services.¬†Six Brown undergraduates will participate in the fifth year of the CV Starr Program in Commerce, Organizations, and Entrepreneurship’s (COE) internship in India program. They will have the opportunity to develop their own workplace skills and to learn more about the industry, business, and culture of their host companies.
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Rainwater for Humanity Initiative Inaugurates First Tank

12/8/09: Students at Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design are partnering with the Mahatma Gandhi University School of Environmental Science to provide clean water to families in the Kuttanand region of Kerala, India, where 80% of citizens lack such access. They envision rainwater harvesting as a part of a larger mission to improve community health and empower women in the region. Continue reading Rainwater for Humanity Initiative Inaugurates First Tank

Brown and St. Stephen’s Partnership Provides Students with Opportunity to Develop New Perspectives on India

6/8/10: One of the important achievements of President Ruth Simmons’ visit to India in March was expanding Brown’s existing agreement with St. Stephen’s College in Delhi. The partnership between Brown and St. Stephen’s college dates back to 1991, and has included both student and faculty exchanges. Continue reading Brown and St. Stephen’s Partnership Provides Students with Opportunity to Develop New Perspectives on India

ATT New Media Fellow to Document Grassroots School in Gurgaon

5/21/10: This summer, Sarah Kay ’10, a modern culture and media concentrator, will travel to Gurgaon, India, to document the story of Pragati, a grass-roots public school for underserved children. Sarah is one of eleven students in the University’s first cohort of AT&T New Media Fellows, a group which will help to launch the Watson Institute’s new Global Conversation website. Continue reading ATT New Media Fellow to Document Grassroots School in Gurgaon