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Each spring, research week at USU culminates with Ignite USU, a fast-paced speaking event where graduate and undergraduate students present their research in five minutes. In recent years, Nina Cavazos was selected to speak about the illuminated Bhagavad Gita manuscript dating to the mid-19th century. Kirtan Patel presented on how the low-caste tailor Pragji became a spiritual leader. Click to learn more about USU Research Week and Ignite USU.

Nina Cavazos



Kirtan Patel (video coming soon)

Kirtan