Tag Archives: Higher

Higher Education: Good or Bad?

Graduation day at the University of California, Berkeley, in 2015 (Reuters photo: Noah Berger) Do colleges still teach students to challenge assumptions and think independently? America’s culture wars have evolved greatly from the central issues of the 1990s and early 2000s, such as legalizing same-sex marriage, or what standards of decency hip-hop artists or cable-television shows should adhere to. Now ... Read More »

South India spends most on higher education

(PTI photo used for representation) MUMBAI: Education may be priceless, but the promise of a degree has seen parents across India foot large bills. Those from the rural and urban pockets of southern states spend the most, largely sign up at a private university and finance their children’s dream of a technical education. On average, higher educationaccounts for 15.3% of ... Read More »

What Higher Education Can Learn From Summer Camps

Predicting the future is a fool’s game. But it’s a game that remains irresistible – and necessary – if we are to prepare for what lies ahead. The American higher educational system has proven to be remarkably adaptable and resilient. As we’ve recently learned in the case of Sweet Briar, it’s awfully hard to close a college. The value of an institution – ... Read More »

Technology leap: ‘5G to usher in higher speed, reliability’

All operators, in one way or the other, will start to provide data that consumers are asking for. Source: Thinkstock Ericsson’s Head of 5G & Radio Access Network Architecture JOAKIM SORELIUS tells what the latest technology holds for India. Excerpts: It appears that 5G has more of a B2B (business to business) angle with internet-of-things (IoT) and machine-to-machine communications being ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 6 Specifications Tipped Again by Geekbench Listing, Scores Higher Than Galaxy S8

After being spotted in a live image, the forthcoming Xiaomi Mi 6 flagship has now been spotted in Geekbench benchmark results. These results are often testimony to how powerful the phone is, and the alleged single-core and multi-core results on the Geekbench site points that the Mi 6 is likely to be a very powerful device. According to Geekbench, the ... Read More »

Kids who love maths have higher chances of getting good marks

Scientists found that positive emotions and success at learning in math mutually reinforce each other. Kids who love maths have higher chances of getting good marks RELATED STORIES India’s first floating elementary school in Manipur to render education to homeless Haryana: New university named after Guru Gobind Singh to come soon, says CM CBSE 2017 queries? Here are the contact ... Read More »

‘10% higher level of burnout among docs since 2012 survey’

TNN | Updated: Jan 6, 2017, 03.18 PM IST `10% higher level of burnout among docs since 2012 survey’ Your seemingly disinterested doctor may be a part of a larger problem stalking the medical system: burnout among doctors. While medicine is seen as a coveted profession in India, a new study from a city medical college indicates that our doctors, ... Read More »

12th FICCI Higher Education Summit 2016

The theme of the 12th FICCI Higher Education summit is Education for Tomorrow: ‘Learn in India-Learn for the World’. 12th FICCI Higher Education Summit 2016 RELATED STORIES Chandigarh boy receives award for presenting idea on controlling black money Britain to strengthen education ties with India 72 Maharashtra students to participate in abacus contest in Dubai Niti Ayog organises workshop on ... Read More »

Students’ choice for publish commencement decreases due to higher task oppotunities

According to the facts supplied through TANCET, admissions in put up–graduation publications havedecreased because of appropriate placements, proper after the commencement. What the information depicts: An amazing yr for placements adversely influences admission to put up graduate publications This is not based on desire of topics or specialization Number of absentees this 12 months for the entrance exam turned into ... Read More »

Titanfall 2 arms-on: Grappling hooks make the whole lot higher

Seeing Titanfall 2, I’m so torn among being hyped and being practical. The original Titanfall changed into one of the most over hyped games of the previous few years—no longeras it turned into terrible. It wasn’t. I cherished how Titanfall performed, all high-mobility fight and mechs falling out of the sky. but there just wasn’t a good deal to it. ... Read More »