In Retrospect
Jul31

In Retrospect

While I enjoyed my experience in India, I’m certainly glad to be back in the United States, where people actually mean it when they set prices and where drivers actually use lanes! When I got home, I felt a bit like Tony Stark in Iron Man getting back to the United States. The first thing he did was go to Burger King to eat an American cheeseburger. I did a similar thing; in fact, I ate an entire pound of beef as soon as I left...

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Abroad In India
Jul18

Abroad In India

The first thing that stuck out to me as odd when I initially arrived in New Delhi was that traffic in India was much now disorderly than in the United States. Our contacts in India had arranged for taxis to pick up students as they arrived at the airport. As we were being driven to the Hilton we were staying in, I noticed that cars didn’t actually use lanes, often driving in the middle of the road despite the fact that lane...

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Preparing For India
Jul04

Preparing For India

I am very fortunate to have the opportunity to study abroad in India with the STEM Path to MBA: Reverse Innovation program this summer. I have known for quite some time that I would like to study abroad, because I think it is important to be exposed to a wide variety of cultures. I will do nearly anything to avoid becoming the stereotypical oblivious college student in an intellectual and cultural bubble that has no earthly clue about...

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