Monthly Archives: March 2009

India Higher Education Administrators Seminar, March 29, 2009

Integrating back into life in Bloomington, IL, has been interesting. The plane ride back to the US was long but I was able to sleep a few hours and watched many movies. Jeanne was on the same flight and waited … Continue reading

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India Higher Education Administrators Seminar, March 27, 2009

Today we met at the Fulbright House for a debriefing and our last interaction with Adam Grosky, Executive Director USIEF, and Sudha Rao, our program coordinator. We gave useful feedback to Adam and Sudha and then had a tour of … Continue reading

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India Higher Education Administrators Seminar, March 26, 2009

Today we went to the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, both in Agra which is near Delhi. It was an amazing day. The Taj is incredible. My experience seeing the Taj is much like the first time I saw the … Continue reading

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India Higher Education Administrators Seminar, March 25, 2009

Today we flew back to Delhi via Kingfisher Airlines. Once we arrived in Delhi, we freshened up and then made our way to a reception held at FICCI (Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry). FICCI is interested in … Continue reading

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India Higher Education Administrators Seminar, March 24, 2009

Our first stop today was the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore. This is a stand alone business school like the London School of Business. IIMB offers only graduate degrees: MBA, PhD in Management, weekend program for IT employees in Bangalore, … Continue reading

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India Higher Education Administrators Seminar, March 23, 2009

We visited the National Assessment and Accreditation Council this morning. NAAC accredits institutions of higher education in India. NAAC was established in 1994 and is an autonomous body and India’s flagship quality assurance agency. The accrediting process in India is … Continue reading

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India Higher Education Administrators Seminar, March 22, 2009

Our trip today was to Mysore to visit Infosys and its Leadership Institute and then to Mysore Palace. It took about 4 hours to drive from Bengaluru to Mysore (86 miles southwest of Bengaluru). We were hosted by Infosys which … Continue reading

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