Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Links ...

Decidedly unclassy credit card companies: ABN-Amro in India, and American Express in the US.

Extreme Googlization?

An intervention designed to reduce rrandmother death resulting from college exams.

An interview of the Delhi University's Vice Chancellor:

How has the character of the DU student changed over the years?

Options are more widely available, students are perpetually connected to the Internet. The exposure is huge but personally my concern is how much value are they adding to themselves while in college. Education is far more important than merely going in for a job. Also, I feel they’re not taking too many initiatives and their reading habits have decreased. Not many show a keen enthusiasm in knowledge. But I do realize the challenges today’s youth face.