Two Indian American IIT Madras alumni donate $1mn to their alma mater to promote...

CHENNAI (TIP): Two alumni of IIT-Madras based in the Silicon Valley in the United States - Anand Rajaraman and Venky Harinarayanan - have donated $ 1 million,...
Since 2009, Raju Venugopalan has served as an adjunct professor in Stony Brook University's Department of Physics and Astronomy in the College of Arts & Sciences

Indian American Physicist honored with prestigious Humboldt Research Award

NEW YORK (TIP): Raju Venugopalan, an adjunct professor at Stony Brook University and a senior physicist at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory, has been...
"Every child will achieve, every parent will be happy and every teacher will feel their best," says Carmen Fariña

NYC’s new education plans aim to diversify more classrooms, restore failing schools

NEW YORK CITY (TIP): The nation's largest public school system roars back to life Thursday as more than a million New York City kids return to class. As...
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Aligarh Alumni Association, Washington organizes fundraiser to promote education

WASHINGTON (TIP): “Education is the gift that keeps on giving. Education empowers the mind and uplifts the soul. It is a powerful equalizer opening door to all...

College Application Week

This week, high schools across New York City and State are participating in College Application Week from October 17-21, a statewide initiative around college planning and application...

Indian-Americans save most for children’s college education

WASHINGTON (TIP): Indian- Americans, who have the highest income among America's multicultural groups, save much of their higher household income for their children's college education, according to...

Council Member Daniel Dromm elected Education Committee Chair

Award-winning Educator Brings Classroom Experience to City Hall NEW YORK, NY (TIP): Council Member Daniel Dromm was elected as the NYC Council's Education Committee chairperson at a meeting...

Seven top IITs will get a free hand to fix fee structures

NEW DELHI (TIP): Seven top Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) will be allowed to fix their own fee structure without consulting the apex council that governs these...

India Offers Rs 15 lakh each for young techno innovators

New Delhi, Nov 22 : Have an innovative idea for a device that could provide solution to a medical issue? Then you stand to win a grant...
Prachi Makkar with Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President & CEO John Williams at the "Improving Diversity in the Financial Services Industry. A Holistic View." Conference in Newark, NJ on October 19th, 2016. Seen in the picture, from L to R: Seton Hall University Leadership Students Geoffrey Thomulka, Luciano Cundari, Prachi Makkar with John Williams, President & CEO of Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, CA.

PRACHI MAKKAR AT ‘IMPROVING DIVERSITY IN THE FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRY: A HOLISTIC VIEW.’

NEW JERSEY (TIP): Prachi Makkar, who the entire Indian American community in the Tri-States area knows as a versatile young woman and a superb singer of Bhajans,...

MHRD to provide for 5000 faculty positions in higher education

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Ministry of Human Resource Development proposes to provide for 5000 faculty positions in the higher education under the Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA)...

Indian American MIT Scientists Win Lemelson-MIT Prize

Two Indo-American scientists from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (#MIT) have been conferred with prestigious awards for their path-breaking inventions. Nasik-born Ramesh Raskar, an imaging scientist and inventor at...

NYS Senate Co-Leader Dean Skelos says ‘no’ to merging DREAM Act with education investment...

NEW YORK (TIP): Senate Co-Leader Dean Skelos (R-Long Island) and Sen. Martin Golden (R-Brooklyn) said they would not support expanding a proposed education investment tax credit to...

EB-5 Investor Program Better Alternative than F-1 Student Visa for Indian Nationals Pursuing Entry...

(New York, NY – August 25, 2016) Western Energy Regional Center, a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)-approved EB-5 Regional Center, will host informational seminars in Mumbai,...
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Borough President Diaz allocates over $5.5 million to Bronx Education projects

NEW YORK (TIP): Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announce, August 4 that his office is providing more than $5.6 million in capital funds to 59 education...

US Records Highest Increase in Students from India

A record 165,918 Indians were studying in the US during academic year 2015-16, a rise of 25 per cent over the last year, making it the second...

John Sharp: Education is key to a bright future for Texas

FORT WORTH (TIP): The future of this state can be predicted just by peeking into an elementary school classroom. As businesses continue to flock to Texas, it's...

How to fast track your IT Career – You don’t have to be an...

The IIT tag has helped many a student in India bag coveted jobs at Google, but many non-IITians too have made it to the company straight out of...

“Pay to Stay” #College #Scam – 2 Indians Charged With Visa Fraud In New...

Two Indians in the US state of New Jersey have been charged with visa fraud for recruiting foreign nationals at a "pay to stay" college where they...
Indian American Nikhil Pal Singh to Lead NYU Prinson Education Initiative

Indian American Professor to lead New York University’s Prison Education Initiative

NEW YORK (TIP): A New York University initiative to provide higher education to prison inmates will be led by an Indian-American professor. The Prison Education Program announced...

UK to take 2nd look at Indian student visas

NEW DELHI (TIP): The UK government has agreed to take a second look at the student visa issue as PM Theresa May met her Indian counterpart Narendra...

New York philanthropist Peter Bheddah pledges $5000 to fund Monica More’s education

NEW YORK (TIP): It is a remarkable story of grit and determination. The 16-year-old Monica More of Mumbai lost both her arms in a train accident after...

Department of Education to present High School Admission Process Tips on October 21

QUEENS, NY - Borough President Melinda Katz will hold a regular meeting of the Queens Parent Advisory Board on Wednesday, October 21 at 6:00 PM at Queens...

Maragos: Preschool education plan needs improvement

Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos has released a report titled “Opportunities for Improving Preschool Special Education Outcomes for Nassau County Children.” A press release said the report finds...

Racist graffiti attack on historic black school in Virginia

A historic black school in Virginia which was being restored has been vandalised with racist graffiti. The Ashburn Colored School in Virginia, about 30 miles (50km) west of...
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