Scars on Young Minds


Scars on Young Minds It is shocking and unbelievable to hear about the murder of a little seven year old kid in Gurugram for whatever absurd reason that may come forth. Accounts of violence with children and girls just seem to be going up and there doesn’t seem to be anything stopping them. One often … Continue reading Scars on Young Minds

Invictus


The poem that inspired Nelson Mandela for more than two decades. Invictus By Henley Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the bludgeonings … Continue reading Invictus

The Kurien Legacy


The Kurien Legacy Dr Verghese Kurien. The Milk Champion of India. Yes, I am talking about him. The first time I heard Dr Kurien was during a welcome address to the new batch of students. I was hardly aware of him or the institute much before that. Google was around though but not omnipresent. But … Continue reading The Kurien Legacy

Super Reader


Between every ‘Once upon a time’ and ‘ The End’ is the surprisingly rich and cognitive act of Reading. With every good story, the involvement and its consequent benefits, is on a variety of levels – Educational, Linguistic, Neurological, Psychological, Social. This is true for everyone, but especially crucial for kids and young adults. A … Continue reading Super Reader