A look-back on my journey – Candid with Prof. Ruchi Anand

1)What is it like being one of the top women scientists in the country? How do you think we can bridge the gender gap in the scientific community? There are many good women scientists in the country and the number is only increasing in every field. I believe it’s the societal pressure that has held them back for so many years. Conventionally women have been … Continue reading A look-back on my journey – Candid with Prof. Ruchi Anand

Subtle differences between the Undergrad & the Grad School – Ruhee D’Cunha, PhD Student, Virginia Tech

Hi there. I’m Ruhee D’Cunha, and I graduated from IIT Bombay with an Integrated Masters in Chemistry in 2016. I’m currently working on a PhD in Theoretical Chemistry at Virginia Tech. I’ve had the opportunity to both learn and teach, in India and the US. And it’s a standard observation that things are very different back home and here in the US. I’d like to … Continue reading Subtle differences between the Undergrad & the Grad School – Ruhee D’Cunha, PhD Student, Virginia Tech

“Impossible is a word in the dictionary of those who do not try hard enough” – Candid with Professor Datta

Editor’s note: We thank Professor Datta for sharing with us his learnings and the truly memorable journey over the years . He is presently the head of the Department and is among the most amiable professors and is fondly remembered among the Alumni too. How has your experience been in keeping up with an array of responsibilities at such an age? How do you manage … Continue reading “Impossible is a word in the dictionary of those who do not try hard enough” – Candid with Professor Datta

“How I secured a top rank in GATE & CSIR Examination” – Satyam Soni

Hello everyone, My name is Satyam Soni. I hail from Nawabo ka Lucknow. I did my graduation from Banaras Hindu University and post-graduation from IIT Bombay. I am here to talk about my journey to secure Top ranks in Gate and CSIR-JRF. If you are someone who is eyeing these examinations, I hope this article helps you in some way. I have secured AIR 21 … Continue reading “How I secured a top rank in GATE & CSIR Examination” – Satyam Soni

My Experience of taking GRE & TOEFL at home – Athithyan Paramasivan

Hey there! I am Athithyan Paramasivan, a 4th-year undergraduate in the Department of Chemistry. GRE & TOEFL are much famed exams which are taken by countless students each year mainly by those who wish to go abroad for higher studies. This article elucidates my journey to take GRE & TOEFL at home amidst the lockdown. Preparation Journey I had prepared for a couple of months … Continue reading My Experience of taking GRE & TOEFL at home – Athithyan Paramasivan