SHARMISTHA RAY (MFA/MS 2005) was selected as one of 103 Fellows for TEDIndia 2009, a conference celebrating future leasers of South Asia. The TEDIndia Fellows are a diverse group of men and women, representing not only India, Pakistan and Bangladesh but also Indonesia, Canada, Tajikistan, the United States, China, Nigeria and Oman. TEDIndia Fellows include engineers, environmental scientists and pollution experts, human-rights activists, musicians, athletes and filmmakers.