ISSA The Indian Students and Scholars Association at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. [Estd. 2009] The Indian Students and Scholars Association at Baylor aims to bring together people with diverse backgrounds and similar interests.
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The association will be comprised of students and postdocs from the Indian subcontinent and we would like to welcome anyone from Baylor who wants to be a part of the organization. The organization will be dedicated to: 1) spreading awareness of Indian culture and history amongst the members of BCM community 2) providing steady support and a rich Indian cultural experience for current and prospective students at the College 3) creating an entertaining and unified platform for students and scholars from the Indian subcontinent and with diverse backgrounds and cultures

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12/04/2015

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12/04/2015
ISSA at the Baylor College of Medicine Celebrates Diwali | Indo American News

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HOUSTON: Once experienced, the feeling one gets on a Diwali morning cannot be forgotten – waking up at the crack of dawn to the din of firecrackers, the aroma of delicious festival fare, offering prayers to Goddess Lakshmi thanking her for bringing wisdom, prosperity and peace, and enjoying the beau…

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11/21/2014

The samosa is sale is today!! We'll be selling hot samosas from 11:30am in front of Rayzor Lounge (above Luby's cafeteria). Remember, it is a cash only sale! Hope to see you there.

Don't forget to stop by our Samosa sale tomorrow.
11/20/2014

Don't forget to stop by our Samosa sale tomorrow.

Come beat the cold with hot samosas.The Holiday Bake Sale is here!! Send in your pre-orders now.
11/18/2014

Come beat the cold with hot samosas.
The Holiday Bake Sale is here!! Send in your pre-orders now.

We've extended the RSVP to 10/23/14. Please reply by end of the day.ISSA would like to invite all of you to attend our D...
10/23/2014

We've extended the RSVP to 10/23/14. Please reply by end of the day.
ISSA would like to invite all of you to attend our Diwali celebration!

When: Saturday, Oct 25, 2014
Where: Cullen Auditorium @ BCM
Time: 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
What: Indian appetizers
Cultural performances
Delicious Indian lunch

Please see the attached flyer for more details.

Entry is free for ISSA members and $5 for non-members.
1-yr membership at the door for $10/ individual and $15/ family.
Membership includes attending ISSA events for free and discounts to several Indian restaurants/ stores.

Please join us with your friends and families and RSVP at http://diwalicelebrations-issa.splashthat.com/?preview

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09/24/2014

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09/10/2014

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09/10/2014

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The Association of Graduate Student Diversity (AGSD) organized a Multi Cultural Day at BCM last Friday and ISSA particip...
09/09/2014

The Association of Graduate Student Diversity (AGSD) organized a Multi Cultural Day at BCM last Friday and ISSA participated as well. We offered henna tatoo, chance to get pictures taken in Indian attire, Rangoli, lots of Indian jewelry and decorative pieces and of course a Samosa sale!! It was a great success. Many thanks to AGSD, we look forward to this event next year.

The Association of Graduate Student Diversity (AGSD) organized a Multi Cultural Day at BCM last Friday and ISSA participated as well. We offered henna tatoo, chance to get pictures taken in Indian attire, Rangoli, lots of Indian jewelry and decorative pieces and of course a Samosa sale!! It was a great success. Many thanks to AGSD, we look forward to this event next year.

At the Multicultural Celebration organized by the Association for Graduate Student Diversity at BCM, the Indian Students...
09/04/2014

At the Multicultural Celebration organized by the Association for Graduate Student Diversity at BCM, the Indian Students and Scholars Association will have a booth too and we will be selling samosas!!! $4 for 2 samosas.
Hope to see you all for your Tea-time Snack and chance for cultural mingling @ 3.30 PM TODAY, Rayzor Lounge!
Spread the word.

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08/04/2014

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12/19/2013

Samosa Sale is happening today!! In front of Rayzor Lounge, starting at 11:30. $4 for 2 samosas and please bring cash. See you there.

ISSA - HOLIDAY SAMOSA SALE!! In the spirit of the holiday season we will be offering a 10% discount on 10 or more, and 1...
12/17/2013

ISSA - HOLIDAY SAMOSA SALE!! In the spirit of the holiday season we will be offering a 10% discount on 10 or more, and 15% on 25 or more samosas. For all 10+ orders, we will be taking preorder requests.
Wish you all a Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Diwali 2013 at Baylor College of Medicine
12/13/2013

Diwali 2013 at Baylor College of Medicine

Diwali 2013 at Baylor College of Medicine

09/19/2013

Wow, that was quick.
Thank you everyone for yet another successful bake sale!! We hope you all enjoyed them as much as we enjoyed selling them!!

Who is craving for some samosas?Our bake Sale is here, we'll be selling samosas today - 2 for $4. 11:30am onwards outsid...
09/19/2013

Who is craving for some samosas?
Our bake Sale is here, we'll be selling samosas today - 2 for $4. 11:30am onwards outside Luby's.

09/18/2013

Come get tasty samosas tomorrow outside Rayzor Lounge! The sale will start at 11:30am, $4 for 2 samosas - cash or card. Come early, they sell out like hot cakes!

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09/17/2013

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09/16/2013

PhD student at UT MD Anderson looking for a female roommate to share a 2Bed/2Bath apartment at UT Housing. Contact her at [email protected]

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08/21/2013

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Many thanks to Anbu Adikesavan for the photos!
08/21/2013

Many thanks to Anbu Adikesavan for the photos!

ISSA celebrates the 67th Independence Day at BCM

ISSA celebrates the 67th Independence Day at BCM
08/21/2013

ISSA celebrates the 67th Independence Day at BCM

ISSA celebrates the 67th Independence Day at BCM

08/21/2013

If you have photos/videos from the Independence Day event, please forward them to [email protected], so we can share them with the whole ISSA community - don't worry, you will be credited

08/19/2013

We had a wonderful Independence Day Celebration on Saturday!! An awesome turnout, scintillating performances and many thanks to Bhojan Restaurant for the food. We thank all the people- the officers, volunteers, performers, members and guests, who made this possible and a great success!!
Pics will be uploaded soon.

08/15/2013

Happy Independence Day to all!!!
The ISSA Committee brings to you a fantastic Independence Day celebration this Saturday, the 17th in Cullen Auditorium at BCM, full of performances, cultural insights and of course Indian food! RSVP by 5pm today.

08/09/2013

Hi all,
4 more days to RSVP for the Indian Independence Day Celebrations to be held on Saturday, 17th, 10:30am. Please RSVP now, bring friends, family, lab mates and come enjoy as we celebrate 66 glorious years of our independence! Email [email protected]

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08/05/2013

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08/05/2013

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Chai-Samosa Social and welcome of new ISSA officers
07/28/2013

Chai-Samosa Social and welcome of new ISSA officers

Chai-Samosa Social and welcome of new ISSA officers

Weekend Volleyball and Soccer with ISSA!! If you would like to join in the action, contact Aditya Kulkarni at avkulkar@b...
07/28/2013

Weekend Volleyball and Soccer with ISSA!! If you would like to join in the action, contact Aditya Kulkarni at [email protected]

Weekend Volleyball and Soccer with ISSA!! If you would like to join in the action, contact Aditya Kulkarni at [email protected]

We organized a rock climbing outing for ISSA at the Texas Indoor Rock Climbing Gym. Looks like some hardcore work out! K...
07/28/2013

We organized a rock climbing outing for ISSA at the Texas Indoor Rock Climbing Gym. Looks like some hardcore work out! Kudos to Vivek Rajasekharan. ·

We organized a rock climbing outing for ISSA at the Texas Indoor Rock Climbing Gym. Looks like some hardcore work out! Kudos to Vivek Rajasekharan. ·

07/26/2013

Hi guys,
Join us again tomorrow at 7pm in UT Recreation Grounds for Volleyball and Soccer. The games are in full swing and more people are always welcome!
Email [email protected] or [email protected] for more information.

Who's up for some hardcore Rock Climbing with us?
07/17/2013

Who's up for some hardcore Rock Climbing with us?

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