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Chicago-U don Whitney Cox is master of Sanskrit, Tamil, South India, Kashmir, Shiva

"I began studying Sanskrit when I was in university. I had been interested in history my whole life, and I had spent a good amount of time as an undergraduate studying Europe, especially classical and medieval Europe", says Professor Whitney Cox, Associate Professor, Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago, in an interview with IANS.  
October 7, 2019

Study of ancient DNA can remove social barriers: Maanasa Raghavan

In this article, Professor Maanasa Raghavan, Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics, University of Chicago, talks about a study of ancient DNA and its evolution that can bridge social and caste-based gaps. 
September 4, 2019

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