Basics of Research Skills–Workshop at Alva’s

SDM CIRHS organized a day-long workshop on 9th June 2017, titled ‘On Basic Research Skills’ for the social sciences and humanities faculty of Alva’s College, Moodubidire, on their campus. The course was formulated as an introduction to research in social sciences and humanities, and addressed the familiar questions and issues of choosing a research problem, … Continue reading Basics of Research Skills–Workshop at Alva’s

Report: Summer Course-1

CIRHS successfully conducted two five‐day summer courses titled ‘Do We Know India?’ on the SDM PG College campus. The first course was held from 10‐14 May and the second from 22‐26 June, 2017. Students and scholars from some of the well-known institutions across India (like IIT Madras, Amrutha University, Delhi University etc.) attended these courses. Without exception, … Continue reading Report: Summer Course-1

Workshop Report: “Cultural Context of English Literature”

Do we understand English Literature? Workshop on the "Cultural Context of English Literature" At the workshop organized by the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Humanities and Social Sciences (CIRHS), SDM P.G. College (Ujire), on the 4th and 5th of February, participants deliberated on the challenges faced by students and teachers of English literature in India. … Continue reading Workshop Report: “Cultural Context of English Literature”

Research Project Proposal Writing Workshop (report and photos)

CIRHS and the PG Dept. of Social Work jointly conducted a two-day workshop called "Research Project Proposal Writing Workshop", on 23rd and 24th September, 2016. The workshop was attended by about 23 faculty members from SDM college and 5 faculty members from other colleges. The aim of the workshop was to encourage and help teachers who wish … Continue reading Research Project Proposal Writing Workshop (report and photos)

Summer School in Belgium

Dr. Sufiya Pathan of CIRHS was invited to conduct a session (along with Prof. Dr. Jakob De Roover) on ‘Cultural Diversity and the Idea of Human Rights’ within a two-week long 'Critical Interdisciplinary Course on Children’s Rights' organized by Children’s Rights Knowledge Centre, University College Ghent and Antwerp University at a summer school on children’s rights at Ghent, Belgium … Continue reading Summer School in Belgium