Reflections from a 2018 Alumni

This year I got a chance to meet new students as an alumni from 2018. They all seem to be very excited to learn new things and to meet their foreigner friends. On the first July we came to Kautilya which reminds me of where we stayed last year (Dr.Reddy’s and Agastya). Here we are […]

All Together on July 3rd

The Group was complete around 3am on July 3rd.A delayed breakfast, continued last minute rehearsals by the Indian/Nepali students and Alumni caused the official opening of Leadership Collective 2019 to be delayed to around mid-day. But it was worth the wait. WOW. The presentation from the subcontinent students/alumni involving a continuous and integrated serious of […]

Indian & Nepali Student Orientation

The Indian and Nepali students and alumni left their hostel in Mumbai to make the journey to the Kautilya Leadership Center at Kharghar, Maharashtra. On the way they did a pit stop at Panwel to taste a local delicacy – Vada Pav – a spicy potato pattie served between a soft bread roll. After a […]

Arriving in the Monsoon

While the students from overseas were making their to Mumbai, heavy rains and a plan skidding off one of the runways created havoc with flight schedules in India. It delayed Oriannah’s flight from Madagascar itself, but the Bulgarian, Lebanese and Syrian students were in the air already. Their flight was diverted to Bangalore. The 360Plus […]

July 1: The Beginning of the LC 2019

It is July 1. An unremarkable day for many. But for 40 young teenagers from 9 countries it is the day their view of the world could begin to change beyond the narrow confines imposed by their personal circumstances in their home geographies. This potentially transformational experience started early for 11 students in the Indian […]