Indian Americans

Indian American Assistant Professor wins prestigious Blavatnik Young Scientists award 

NEW YORK(TIP): Indian American Shruti Naik, an assistant professor at NYU School of Medicine, has won the prestigious Blavatnik Regional Awards for Young Scientists in the “Life Sciences” category. A postdoctoral researcher at Stony Brook […]

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Asian-American Students Suing Harvard over Admissions Win Justice Dept. Support

“Harvard has failed to show that it does not unlawfully discriminate against Asian-Americans,” the Justice Department said. WASHINGTON(TIP): The Justice Department lent its support on Thursday, August 30, to students who are suing Harvard University […]

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Xavier University School of Medicine receives full CAAM-HP Accreditation

This is a full accreditation from 2018-2021 ARUBA / NEW YORK (TIP):  Xavier University School of Medicine and President Ravishankar Bhooplapur are excited to announce that the University has received full accreditation from the Caribbean […]

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The 2018 South Asian Spelling Bee Kicks Off the Season with 4 Regionals

WASHINGTON (TIP): Continuing its quest for the best speller in the community, the 2018 South Asian Spelling Bee (www.SouthAsianSpellingBee.com) traveled to Illinois, California, Maryland, and North Carolina this past weekend with stops in Chicago, The […]

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Xavier University holds 11th Graduation Ceremony

QUEENS, NY(TIP): On Saturday, June 16th, 2018, Xavier University School of Medicine held its eleventh Graduation Ceremony. This year’s festivities took place at St. John’s University in Queens, New York. 52 graduates took the stage […]

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Indian Politicians at Annual Invitational Program on International Relations and Strategic Affairs at Princeton University

PRINCETON, NJ(TIP): A group of Indian politicians is currently visiting the USA to participate in the Annual Invitational Program on International Relations and Strategic Affairs at Princeton University. The event is jointly organized by India […]

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Indian American Nipam Patel appointed director of the Marine Biological Laboratory at Wood Hole, MA

BOSTON(TIP): Indian American Nipam Patel, a leading scholar in modern evolutionary and developmental biology at University of California, Berkeley, has been named director of the Marine Biological Laboratory. Patel currently holds the William V. Power Endowed […]

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Hindus commend Emory University for Ramayana exhibition curated by students

ATLANTA (TIP): “Tell the Whole Story from Beginning to End:” The Ramayana in Indian Painting— exhibition has been launched at Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University (Carlos Museum), which will continue till May 20. […]

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Indian American Renu Khator Awarded For Her Role In Mentoring Professionals In US

HOUSTON (TIP):  A top Indian American woman academic, Renu Khator, has been awarded by American Council in Education for her role in mentoring professionals. Ms. Khator, 62, Chancellor of University of Houston System and President of […]

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Sumir Chadha, alumnus of Princeton’s University, funds India center at Princeton

PRINCETON, NJ (TIP): Sumir Chadha, an alumnus of Princeton’s University, has established a center at the school to bring scholars and students form myriad field of studies to understand modern India. The MS Chadha Center […]

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Indian American Devinder Malhotra announced as the new Chancellor of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities

MINNEAPOLIS,MN(TIP) :Indian American Devinder Malhotra has been named as the new chancellor of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities on March 2. Malhotra has been serving as the interim chancellor since August 2017. His appointment […]

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Jugaad Culture is the Best Improvisation in Corporate India, but it can’t take the place of established systems, says Harvard Business School Dean Nitin Nohria

NEW YORK CITY, NY (TIP): Indian CEOs are best at improvisation or jugaad culture which is unique as well as remarkable, said Professor Nitin Nohria, Dean of Harvard Business School. Prof. Nohria was speaking at […]