Category Archives: Edu Alerts

Stanford alumni thriving within India’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

More than 1,800 participants have completed the Stanford Ignite program worldwide. In aggregate, they have started more than 100 successful companies since the program was first introduced at Stanford University in 2006 Bangalore: The India market is well-positioned to support an accelerated cycle of growth

Whiz juniors 2017 discovers India’s top 15 tech whiz kids

At a glittering ceremony held at the NSCI, Worli, gathered were 75 talented tech whiz kids from all over India who were felicitated for winning awards in a fiercely contested gamified competition in the city today. The biggest Online Technology Competition of its kind, ‘WHIZ

Happy to be a teacher again, Raghuram Rajan 

After a serving a long term as the governor of India’s central bank, RBI (Reserve Bank of India), Raghuram Rajan is back in University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Rajan is happy to be back in the role as a teacher. It was in 1991

Entrepreneurship education: FLAME University joins with Babson College 

Pune: FLAME University, the pioneer of interdisciplinary education in India joins with Babson College, Massachusetts, United States to build and grow commitment in providing world-class entrepreneurship education. Babson College, a private business school in the United States is a global authority in entrepreneurship education. It

Azim Premji was very naughty at school

Bengaluru: When corporate leaders speak up on their memorable days at school, it gives a lot of momentum to youngsters. Similar was the case with India’s billionaire IT entrepreneur Azim Premji. I was very naughty during the school days. I had to kneel outside the class

Pornhub is more concerned about sex education than our govts

The words sex and sex education still remain a taboo for Indian society. Indian parents and teachers at school hesitate to speak about ‘birds and bees’ to the students. This is the basic problem for our pathetic status in sexual literacy. Experts in the field say

Naval aviation gets fresh pilots and observers

16 Observers including two women officers and a Coast Guard officer as well as 07 Pilots joined the Aviation arm of the Navy and Coast Guard in an impressive Passing out Parade held at INS Garuda, the Naval Air Station in Kochi on 03 Feb 17