Alumni take initiative to renovate their 158 year old school building

As time flies by, many might have forgotten their schooldays and memories. Some cherish those nostalgic memories and few might have visited their school once or twice. But the old students of the historic municipal school of Srikakulam understood that mere visiting their school and recalling memories was not enough. They decided to renovate their 158-year old school building and construct new blocks. Read full article on The Hindu

Harvard Business School receives a Record $22 Million from alumni

Alumni donations to the Harvard Business School reached a record $22 million in the year 2013 which is 16 percent higher than 2012. As per the article, the donations are used to expand entrepreneurship programmes and the tuition assistance it gives to MBA candidates. About half of the school’s student body receives fellowship support, and the average amount of aid per student rose 3 percent in 2013 to $30,725, more than half of the annual tuition bill. Read full article on Business Week