Over the winter break, students from SAIS Nanjing documented their experiences
By: KHUN NYAN MIN HTET The Hopkins-Nanjing Center took the week of Thanksgiving off. This video compilation highlights the breadth of experiences HNC students had that week, whether it be going home for the holiday, travelling the world or enjoying a staycation in Nanjing. Khun Nyan Min Htet is a staff writer at the Nanjing Bureau. He is a HNC Certificate/SAIS M.A. student currently completing his Certificate at the Hopkins-Nanjing Center before starting at SAIS DC next fall.
By Observer Staff Bologna, Nanjing, and Washington—Welcome to Open House, prospective students. Surely, you are experiencing information overload as you listen to stimulating panels, speak to smart students and accomplished faculty, sit in on dynamic classroom discussions, and learn about the fun foreign language requirements (SAIS is a rare IR breed in that it offers an extensive language program integrated into the curriculum). When you have a moment, we encourage you to watch three films that offer a glimpse into the world of SAIS across our three campuses in Bologna, Italy; Nanjing, China; and Washington, D.C. SAIS Bologna SAIS Nanjing SAIS Washington
Chances are, you know these words well: AFP, CNS, Evolution of the International System and Theories of IR — SAIS’s four core courses. But are they still relevant? Are they covering the right material? Do they need revision? Listen to Erik Jones, head of the European Studies program at SAIS, and students, weigh in on this issue in this video by Video Editor Karishma Chanrai.
SAIS Europe celebrates Thanksgiving in annual feast in the auditorium — and a special guest appearance by the SAIS Europe-pardonned turkey.
SAIS Video Editor Holly Naylor interviews SAIS DC students on their approaches to the end of the semester.
SAIS Observer Video Editor Karishma Chanrai interviews a Bologna-based refugee about his time escaping from Libya’s Muammar al-Gaddafi. (Voiced by Kshitij Neelakantan)
The biweekly advice column addresses in video form on being a meat-lover in vegetarian romances and being intellectual sexy. (Produced by Video Editor Holly Naylor)
Karishma Chanrai features John Lloyd – Director of Journalism, Reuters Institute at the University of Oxford, U.K.; Contributing Editor, Financial Times; Columnist, Reuters.com and la Repubblica.
SAIS BC students submitted their global moves for the SAIS BC Summer Dance Video. Check it out here!