Apart from studies, every student who aspires to study abroad should have a good resume which reflects their participation in co-curricular and extracurricular activities. Community service works and activities which can display leadership skills can make a resume stronger, writes Vivek Kumar.
If healthcare, cars and Facebook pages can be customised, then why not education? Every student is a possibility and his creativity and individuality are the tools of his future.
But, is it really that big of a problem? Even if it is, how do we deal with it? In the words of our former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, “Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success”.
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With the increasing pollution levels causing the National Capital Region to be blinded by thick smog, the urgency to find solutions has increased.
The ban was incontrovertibly the right decision, but as I thought of the plight of the people who depended on the sale of crackers in order to earn their livelihood, I wondered if it was right to have implemented this rule just six days prior to the festival.
Steve Jobs’ knowledge of calligraphy and the serif and sans serif types led him to create the fonts used worldwide today. Art psychotherapy is another such field, the lovechild of medicine, art, and psychology.
We do not have the time to be kind and considerate towards others since it does not seem beneficial to us, at least not for short term. This absence of humanity is crippling our country from within.
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This internship gave me an insight into the actual working of an office. My mentors ensured that we made the most of our experience in the corporate world.
Students also get to meet eminent professors, scientists and Nobel laureates while also being made eligible for fellowships, scholarships and financial assistance on projects. Many even take part in student-exchance and internship programmes with the world's best universities including MIT and Harvard.
The higher we are on the academic ladder, the harder it gets to give time to things like reading, writing, painting and dancing. Textbooks replace fiction and many lose out on sleep in a rush to do everything.
While dropping for competition does give you 365 days to consistently prepare for the exam, it also increases the pressure to perform well in the exam three-fold.
Sports deserves as much sincerity and attention as any academic subject.
Studying literature opened up horizons to imagine and innovate on a plethora of subjects, be it social, cultural or political.
The aim of education would only be fulfilled when the students know how, when and where to utilise knowledge for the benefit of society
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Each passing moment brings students closer to the biggest challenge of our life — entrance examinations and deciding our future path.
Having worked before pursuing this course, I could understand some of the concepts that many of my peers with no work experience did not.