Jaded in June: A Tale of Two Terms @IIMB EPGP

It is hard to believe that I did not blog for over a month now. Since the last update, we grappled with our final exams of term-1 and managed to postpone some project submissions until next week—only to regret that decision after term-2 dawned upon us in its full glory. That term-2 is ‘fully loaded’…

Frenzy

It’s been more than a month already. When I say that to myself, I just wonder where it all flew. We still seem to be finding our feet, we still appear to be getting lost on this campus. We only have some quiz scores, a midterm, some project work and some seminars to show for…

Two Weeks into EPGP 7

We were kind of settled at Ajmera by now, barring the few requests for a maid or cook swapping. The permanent residents at Ajmera braced themselves for yet another influx of EPGP students. At the gym, we got looks of “Let’s see how much longer you can keep coming”. A few of us were up…

The Great “Outbounds”

The day for the outbound learning program had come. We bundled up into camper vans (and a big bus) with some trepidation, under a hot sun, taking stock of the batch of 72 and cold water bottles. That done, with the folks settled in, we slowly trundled out of the serene IIM campus. Pretty soon…

Get…Set…Go (Part II)

As we settled our way into the warm & friendly Korean ethos, an extremely packed schedule awaited us. In the next couple of weeks, we ended up visiting places with vast historical, cultural & economic significance. Here’s a debrief of what followed. Korean Stock Exchange (KRX) The trip to KRX was humbling in many ways.…

Get…Set…Go!

As the clock ticked for the term 2 final exam, an unmistakable sense of anticipation filled up the examination room & EPGP hallways. The busiest term was drawing to a close. The icing on the cake, however, was the much anticipated 2-week international immersion program. 50 of us were about to go airborne to the…