How learning a new language can benefit you

Tired of mediocrity? Tired of being limited to one personality? Learn a new language because learning a new language can help you succeed in your dreams of becoming a bit different from the crowd. Plus for a little showing-off to let people know how sophisticated you are (even though you are pronouncing Bacheofe wrong). Here’s…

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Robotics — How do I start?

Figure 1: “Man lives like a robot, mechanically efficient, but with no awareness…” Introduction: First of all, let me clear this out: A robot ain’t a two legged wacko mimicking the human machinery set on to decimate humankind. Yes, these robots adored by the pop culture community are what engineers call “droids” or “humanoids”, but…

Extra Curricular Activities — Certificates Don’t Matter

What is an ECA? ANY productive activity can be considered extracurricular as long as it is NOT directly related to your syllabus. Believe it or not, cleaning the streets or fundraising are NOT the only ECAs that count. A representative from Brown University once said that even you have a family responsibility such as helping…