Month: January 2017

Kickoff Speakers 2017

We’re really fortunate to have three great speakers to introduce some of the big issues and initiatives facing India today.  Rema Nagarajan is a Times of India reporter. She works for the Times Insight Group, which looks at stories behind…

A ‘Virtuous Cycle’ in Bihar?

Biologists often talk about the ways one small change in an ecosystem can lead to a series of other, unexpected changes. Sometimes the result is bad–a species goes extinct, for example. Sometimes the result is good: you may remember this…

Advisory Lesson Schedule

Hey eighth grade! Over the next couple of weeks, you’ll be rotating through lessons designed to get you thinking about some of the things you might want to investigate during POP. You’ll want to take a few notes during each…

Dangal: Girl Wrestling Comes to India

On December 23rd, Dangal released in cinema halls across India. Dangal is based on the true story of how Mahavir Singh Phogat raised his six daughters to become wrestling champions. The Phogat family lives in a village in Harayana where wrestling…