Tag: engineering

  • Engineering and human life – a curious resemblance (Book Review)

    Engineering and human life – a curious resemblance (Book Review)

    By Vikas Datta, Title: 101 Things I Learned in Engineering School; Author: John Kuprenas (with Matthew Frederick); Publisher: Three Rivers Press; Pages: 216; Price: Rs 499 Nature is termed the best teacher. This is not only because our existence depends on striking concord, or at least a compromise, with it, but because in studying it,…

  • Trump directs $200 mn annually to sci-tech education

    Trump directs $200 mn annually to sci-tech education

    Washington : US President Donald Trump on Monday ordered the Education Department to invest at least $200 million annually in grants funding schools in the country so they can expand their teaching in the areas of STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). “Greater access to STEM and computer science programs will ensure that our children…