Tag Archives: Trinity College

The role of pay-cheques and checklists in education

Back when I was in highschool in India, I used to wonder about the massive loss of human capital as students with all kinds of backgrounds and interests dropped everything else to focus on getting admitted into a prestigious engineering or … Continue reading

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Happy Independence Day!

Growing up, I was a very patriotic Indian.  I loved my country immensely and I still do – although I would like to think that my love now is more mature, humble, and personal. I was about 9 years old when I … Continue reading

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I miss the college life I never had…

When I joined Trinity College many years ago, I was a naive culture-shocked teenager.  Unlike my international friends from bigger cities and unlike most international students these days, my exposure to western/American culture was negligible. So I have many amusing stories – … Continue reading

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