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Virtual Reunion Week 2020 - Day Three, Part One

October 24, 2020 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Join us as we celebrate our past and look forward.


Saturday, October 24, 2020

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. EDT

Celebrating our Past and Looking Forward

  • 10:00 a.m. - Opening remarks – Reunion Class Committee Chairs 
  • 10:15 a.m. - Educational panel – Join current faculty as they discuss the effects of the pandemic on the global relations and the rise in nationalism vs. the decline in globalism.

  • 11:40 a.m. - 50th Reunion Ceremony – All classes are welcome to join the commemorative ceremony honoring the 50th Reunion Class (Class of 1970). 
  • 12:15 p.m. - Class Social – Continue socializing with your classmates in Zoom breakout rooms after the conclusion of the 50th Ceremony. Catch up, share memories, and reconnect!


Faculty Panelists:

Andrew Mertha (Moderator), Vice Dean for Faculty Affairs and International Research Cooperation, George and Sadie Hyman Professor of China Studies, and Director of the China Studies Program

Narges Bajoghli, Assistant Professor and award-winning anthropologist, filmmaker, and writer

Carla Freeman, Director of the SAIS Foreign Policy Institute and associate research professor in China Studies

Devesh Kapur, Starr Foundation Professor of South Asian Studies and Director of Asia Programs



Location: Online SAIS Event