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Many protected areas in India too small, reveals study: Trevor Price

In this article by Deccan Herald, Prof. Trevor Price, Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago said “The review (not only) highlights the importance and potential of tourism, but also how these benefits must go to locals. And finally, Indian must look to the northeast, which is one of the most species-rich regions of the world. It is here that threats of development and poaching are extreme” according to a release.

  
July 14, 2019

Dipesh Chakrabarty receives Tagore Memorial Prize

Professor Dipesh Chakrabarty, Faculty Director, UChicago Center in Delhi, and Lawrence A. Kimpton Distinguished Service Professor of History, South Asian Languages and Civilizations, and the College, receives the Tagore Memorial Prize for his book "The Crises of Civilization". 

  
May 24, 2019

Intriguing Indian culture is making Hindi popular: Jason Grunebaum

“Studying Hindi as my second language at the college level allowed me to return to India. I lived in Varanasi for almost a year and then later started to work as a Hindi-Urdu interpreter for the International Committee of the Red Cross," said Professor Jason Grunebaum, Senior Lecturer, South Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago. 
March 18, 2019