February 2016

Proud of you, Sean! Proud of all our ‘Seans’

February 16, 2016

Someone asked me last week for one thing that I liked the most about UTM. There are a lot of things I love about our campus, and I was conscious that picking one in particular may well land me in some trouble. However, without hesitation, I said “the quality of our students”. By that I didn’t mean simply the marks that our students arrive with or how well they do academically once they are here. There’s a whole lot more to their “quality”. Read on…

Little entrepreneurs of Fatehpur Sikri

February 2, 2016

The sky in India, especially in and around urban centres, almost always looks gray. But everything else about this incredibly diverse country is vividly colourful – literally and metaphorically. It is a land of stark contrasts – good, bad, beautiful and ugly – all coexisting, often simultaneously in space and time. Having just returned from an extensive and intimate experience with this “assault on the senses”, as V.S.