A Sharing on Learning Journey for Educators by Dr. Mercy Karuniah Jesuvadian

A Sharing on Learning Journey for Educators by Dr. Mercy Karuniah Jesuvadian, National Institute of Education, Singapore

​​Please share with us about your professional journey so far. I have been working as a lecturer with the Psychology, Child and Human Development Academic Group at the National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NIE NTU, Singapore) for the last 10 years where I teach the pre-service, post-graduate and in-service programmes. My research work spans across... Read More

Nurturing the Love for Research at NIE, Singapore

Nurturing the Love for Research at NIE, Singapore, - Dr S.M.P. Kalaiselvi, Ph.D. Graduate, National Institute of Education, Singapore

What are you currently working as? I am currently working as a senior Research & Development (R&D) scientist, at a university spin-off company, Attonics Systems Pte Ltd, specialising in micro and nano technology, especially on the development of micro-spectrometers. I first started out working in a manufacturing company as a fresh engineering degree graduate. After my Master’s degree... Read More

Learning Data Science the US way

Learning Data Science the US way, Rishi Mehta, Mercyhurst University

I was born and lived most of my life in the business capital of India, Mumbai. As a child, I was always fascinated by the way a computer and math can work together, in its functionalities and how it performs tasks effectively and efficiently. So, choosing a career in the STEM field was always what I wanted to do.   After completing my bachelors in Computer Engineering I... Read More

Two Graduates who Built Waste Management Firm from the Ashes

Two Graduates who Built Waste Management Firm from the Ashes, Vishal Kanet and Naman Gupta, Founder, CODE Enterprise.

The Noida based start-up is recycling cigarette waste into creative by-products. Vishal Kanet and Naman Gupta, in their 20s wanted to eradicate the discharge of these hazardous products, which are dumped into the environment. Here’s how they came up with this innovative idea. With many of us who walk on the streets/or roads would have stepped on a million used-cigarettes without knowing... Read More

Playing the Game Called ‘Innovation’

Playing the Game Called ‘Innovation’, Angad Daryani, Social Tech Entrepreneur

A genius Mumbaikar, Angad Daryani is a social tech entrepreneur and maker of unique low-cost DIY (Do-it-Yourself) Kits. An ardentart lover, he paints his canvas with electrons. By Riya Das Expecting an 8-year old child to build a humanoid robot is too much. Isn't it? But to everyone's surprise, Angad Daryani who was then in his middle-childhood did it, followed by creating a... Read More

A Teen who Turned Obstacles into opportunities

A Teen who Turned Obstacles into opportunities, Siddharth Mandala, Student in FIITJEE

An inventor, activist, and entrepreneur, Siddharth Mandala is the person behind the discovery of the unique device to prevent rape. Despite failing for several times, he kept on trying until he achieved the success. - By Riya Das There is no dearth of such people on this planet who keeps on nagging instead of finding a solution. Hyderabad-based Siddharth Mandala, then a 17-year-old was... Read More