I don't need a day reserved in my calendar to appreciate my mother. She been a beacon of light and a pillar of support in my so far mediocre life.Even though she knows that I love and cherish her in spirit, it becomes important for human interaction to take a material form. I think of … Continue reading Because everyday is Mother’s Day
There are quite a few reasons actually. I'll only list those issues which I have personally faced at my own college and leave the rest out because I haven't experienced the others first hand.Peer group: I had a miserable time in my first year. I was never the cool kid in school, but I'd joined … Continue reading What is the reason lots of engineering students can’t get a good job in India?
Perhaps I haven't mentioned it yet, but CLRI is located in one of the most dense forests in or around Chennai. It's part of the Guindy National Park - IIT-M - Anna Univ ecosystem. It is basically a primordial forest broken only by the occasional building or road. And when buildings are built in a … Continue reading Just another regular day at CLRI
Today, I hung out with my gang at Waf O'Bel in Nungambakkam. We had waffles and coffee. I hadn't seen the guys in a long time. I went there straight from work. It was nice to see them. I'm glad they'll be trekking with me next month. The waffles were nice but expensive. The coffee … Continue reading Friday night triple threat hangout
Three second year B Tech Chemical Engineering students from Venkateshwara College have signed up for the in plant training under Dr Panda. They seem to be a jolly bunch.They're certainly not my kind of people. They walk slow, talk a lot, work little and seem uninterested in the idea of gaining as much knowledge by … Continue reading Some company at CLRI
Since my internship started, I've been bored by the factory floors and cramped rooms filled with people and computers.CLRI is largely comprised of dilapidated buildings - it's run by the government. The interiors are brought up to some distant version of modernity and the exteriors are neglected. Nevertheless, they are renovating some sections. The one … Continue reading First lab visit at CLRI
I met up with Vignesh one of my friends from school. We met at the Cafe Coffee Day near school. It was a nice break from DoTA and Parasyte. We talked about a lot of things. It was like revisiting my school life and his.I can't tell you what we talked about because we have … Continue reading Weekend meetup