We just wrapped up an international academic conference/camp which lasted for four days. Though I have been involved with event management over the years organizing cultural, seminars, etc., organizing a conference of this stature for about 120 people including foreign scholars and other top researchers from across India was a different experience altogether. Here, I’ll… Continue reading How To Plan An International Conference & Stay Alive: 101
Sadness is a typical, universal emotion that is expected in situations of loss, change, or difficult life experiences/situations. One must understand the difference between sadness and depression. Where sadness is an emotion that we all experience at some point of time, depression is not an emotion, it is an illness. Depression is a condition that… Continue reading Can High Functioning Individuals Suffer from Depression?
By the third year of your university life, the proverbial gears start slowing down. You will find yourself skipping more classes than usual as the part-time internship starts demanding more and more of your time. There will be more assignments and projects to complete than there are hours in the day. The Canteen-waali chai and… Continue reading Keeping Your Eyes on the Prize: Breaking the College Limbo