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Welcome to the South Asian Council, the umbrella organization for the 18 undergraduate and graduate South Asian organizations on campus!

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Description

The South Asian Council serves as the umbrella organization for all organizations at Cornell University that are concerned with South Asian issues. The South Asian Council aims to raise awareness and advocacy for South Asian interests, provides support for the South Asian community, and builds collaborations internal and external to the community.

Category

College - Arts and Sciences

Administrator Use Only
Registration Status - 2018-19

Approved

Administrator Use Only
UG/GR *

By completing this form, you are confirming that the majority of the members of this organization will be undergraduate students. If this is not accurate, please STOP NOW, and refer to the Student Organization Registration Page.

Undergraduate

Organization Email *

Please use an email address that prospective members can email for more information.

Sport Club *

Organized for the purpose of furthering and promoting their interest in a particular sport or athletic activity. The club may be recreational, instructional, or competitive in nature.

No

Organization Address *

On campus address. Use advisor's office, if necessary.

170 Uris Hall

Organization Type *

University

Funding source(s) *

Check all that apply; SAFC or GPSAFC should not both be checked

  • SAFC
  • SA By-line Funded
  • CU Department
  • Other Funding Sources. List other sources below (i.e. CUTonight, ISPB, etc.)
Purpose/Description *

Briefly describe the purpose of your organization.

The South Asian Council serves as the umbrella organization for all organizations at Cornell University that are concerned with South Asian issues. The South Asian Council aims to raise awareness and advocacy for South Asian interests, provides support for the South Asian community, and builds collaborations internally and externally to the community.

Meeting Information *

Please include day(s), time(s), and location(s) of your meetings.

Does your organization require an application for membership? *

For example, indicate whether potential members must complete an application for membership, try out for a sport club, audition to be part of a musical group, etc.

Yes

President/Chairperson Full Name *

If your organization has more than one president/chairperson (or co-presidents), please list the additional officer(s) under the third or fourth officer below.

Shivani Parikh

Treasurer Full Name *

Anuush Vejalla

Third Officer Title *

Kumar Nandanampati

Third Officer Full Name *

Vice President of External Affairs

Fourth Officer Title *

Vice President of Internal Affairs

Fourth Officer Full Name *

Aashka Piprottar

Advisor Full Name *

Because this is a university organization, the advisor acknowledges that it is part of their responsibilities to advise this organization. If this is not the case, the organization should be listed as an independent organization.

Viranjini Munasinghe