Friday, August 23, 2019

How I Balanced Co-Curricular Activities In School And The Reason Why You Should Too

Back when I was in school, we used to have all kinds of co-curricular activities. In fact, I was lucky to be in a...

As A Job Seeking Student, Here’s Why I Feel A LinkedIn Account Is A...

Did you know that LinkedIn, the professional social network platform (as people like to call it), has been around for longer than the likes...
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Does DU Make An LGBTQ Student Feel Safe?

By Prateek Gupta Somewhere in between Bobby Darling and Aligarh, representation and dialogue about LGBTQIA+ issues has found both its medium and listeners. Yet hundreds upon...

We Aren’t Competing For Some Race For Love, Students Are Actually Trying To Crack...

In a world where we are constantly swimming in a pool of content, it is essential for us to choose the right kind. It...

As A Student, Here’s Why I Think Deadlines Are Important

Students of all ages, in school, college and other spaces are often burdened with a ton of work. Either in the form...
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Phones, Wallets Stolen Outside Of An IP Univ. Exam Centre, Police Uncooperative

College exam centres do not allow any bag, phone, wallet or anything inside the actual exam hall.  Often you leave them out in another classroom,...

DU To Have A New Controversial Curriculum From 2019

The curriculum of the University of Delhi will be changed, yet again. This time, changes will be made in the curriculum of...

As A DU Student, Here Are Things That Frustrate Me Most About My College

Life at Delhi University has been the hot topic of discussion for many years. We have grown up to people lauding about DU left,...

How To Make The Most Of Your Final Year In DU For Life After...

College is a time of many ups and downs, experiences, learning opportunities and self growth. A lot of interests, goals and passions...

What Are ‘Smart’ Identity Cards Being Proposed For DU Students?

There has been a lot of talk of ‘smart’ identity cards being introduced in Delhi University lately. To be honest, it’s hard to associate...
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Funniest GoT Memes For The Bechare Exam Taking College Students

The exam season is here for all college students, and either they are just starting or are in the midst of them. Nonetheless, their importance...

Here’s What I Take Back From My Three Years In DU

College life is full of ups and downs. Despite that, it is one of the best times of a person’s life. My...
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Watch: 6 Mindful Practices To Adopt As A Student

Swimming in a big pool of content, being mindful is something that I often struggle with. 'Mindfulness' is defined as the art of being...
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Working In College, From My First Year, Was The Best Decision I Made

College time can be hectic, with classes and exams but it can also allow you to have a lot of free time.  With classes getting...
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With Roobaru Reloaded 2019, This Delhi NGO Will Raise Funds For A School For...

#PartnerED It’s April already, and if you are wondering how your next weekend should be spent, ‘Let’s Educate Children in Need’ (LECIN), a 4-year old...

Cut-Offs Touching 101% Is Making DU Overrated And Pushing Students Outside India

By Ayushi Sinha So it’s 'that' time of the year again. Admission applications for various colleges are being stamped,...
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What Do We Know About The Weird Changes And Updates Being Considered For DU...

The Delhi University (DU) admissions for 2019 are starting soon, but with the latest news being that the process has been delayed, the UGC...

How To Stay Productive When You Hate Your College Major

Are you a student who only attends his/her college just for the sake of attendance? Is it a struggle to get out of bed...
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Why Aren’t Students Being Taught How To File An FIR Or Get A Voter...

Indian schools don't exactly have the best image when it comes to dealing with imparting education.  While the standard of education has historically been extremely...

Should We End School Education In Class 11th & Have A Year Gap?

It is no secret that Indian education system is nonsensical. Or, to put it more humbly, not the best. It is too much to...

How To Organise A TEDx Talk For Your University, A Dummy’s Guide

I have always loved watching TEDx Talks and they have been inspiring some way or the other even if I wasn't physically present there....

Best Companies To Sit For Placements If You Are A B.Com Honours Student In...

When you are in the process of completing your graduation in commerce or have just completed it, the first thing that comes to your...

In Pics: The Difference Between Studying In an IIT Vs A Non-IIT Engineering College

IIT or the Indian Institute of Technology is a government engineering college that is basically the creme de la creme of all...

Why College Farewells Are One Of The Most Redundant Events Of The Year

The academic session of 2018-19 is coming to an end with the arrival of the final exams conducted by Delhi University.

Here’s How You Can Start Your Own College Society In Delhi University

When I was admitted in DU, I was of the opinion that my three years in DU would be restricted to academics, but two...

How To Get Your Life Together: A Workable Guide For Gen Z Students By...

It’s already the end of March and the only resolution you stuck to was getting more sleep. I mean you’ve been napping all day,...
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Broken Classrooms & Leaky Ceilings To Beautiful Art And Sanitary Pads, This Alwar Govt....

Schools in India are not always the most pretty place to look at, at least the public ones.  Private schools that are charging fees in...
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Panjab University Girls Can Enter Or Exit The Hostel Any Time Of The Day...

The whole issue with strict time restrictions at girls hostels in various colleges across India is not new.  Girls living in these hostels often have...
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Should You Choose A Specialization In A Law Course?

Often students come across this question when stepping towards their future. They are confused about whether they should opt for a general degree or...
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Watch: 5 Things A First Year Law Student Needs To Know

Law is the most 'in trend' course that millennials are pursuing. India is witnessing an immense increase in enrollment in law...
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What To Do If You Don’t Have 67% Attendance In DU?

Delhi University's attendance is an infamous joke now among the students.  While I do not exactly condone missing classes and wasting the fees you are...

How To Settle In DU As An Outstation Student: Tips On Everything

‘Bas boards dedo fir toh life chill hai’ Okay, kids, you may have heard this line about a zillion times in your life but if...

How To Go About Eco Hons As A Fresher in DU: All You Need...

If you made it to Delhi University, congratulations! If you made it into Economics Honours in Delhi University, congr…um…good luck! Sorry to break this to you,...
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DU’s JMC Is Holding Their Very First TEDx Event, TEDxJMC, This Women’s Day

#PartnerED Jesus and Mary College, Delhi University, is organizing its first edition of an independently organized TED event, TEDxJMC, on the 8th of March 2019...

As A DU Student, The DUTA Strikes Are More Than Just Cancelled Classes For...

By: Neha Mustafi For most of the Delhi University (DU) students the word “strike” is often synonymous with cancelled...
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Dropping A Year For Competitive Exam Studies Was A Huge Decision For Me; It...

Three years ago, I stepped out of the safe haven of my school, holding a badge that read 94% in its carved...

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Back In Time: 42 Years Ago, The King of Rock And Roll, Elvis Presley...

Back In Time is ED’s newspaper-like column that reports an incident from the past as though it has happened just yesterday. It allows the...

Why Do Indian Celebrities Go From Fair To Brown In International Publications?

I, like many others, grew up immersed in children's publications like Tinkle and Chandamama. While I was heavily...

The Deshbhakti Curriculum – An Act Of Patriotism Or Another Stint At Gaining Votes?

The moment we hear the word ‘Deshbhakti,’ our immediate response would be to associate that to the current government’s strategies. However, this time around,...