This year, I didn't go home for Diwali, because it coincided with my study holidays for my third semester examinations. I didn't feel that it was worth lugging all my books 360 kms and then lug them back. What's worse, I probably wouldn't even put them to proper use there! It is true that I … Continue reading Diwali away from home
Last year, I submitted an article about Fingerprints and the methods employed to examine them in ChemUnique the in-house magazine of the Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IIChE) Student Chapter at SASTRA. It was published in the final issue of last year. I was pleased. But I had made up my mind then, that I … Continue reading Editor at Chemunique
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?
Is been one semester since I joined college. I only have the exams remaining. Now, it's time to reflect on the comings and goings, adventures and misadventures, thoughts and actions that have transpired through this semester.It was a disappointing entry into college. I'd aimed for IITs, slipped NITs and landes at SASTRA.My only consolation was … Continue reading My first semester