IndiBroncos 2018: The Final Impact

Name: Brenna Ingram Major: Marketing Sustainability and Social Justice in India – Short-term December 2018 Day 14: The Final Impact Waking up Thursday December 20th was like every other day. We had a four-hour bus ride from Agra to Delhi. The only thing on our itinerary for the day was visiting Gyan Shakti Vidyalaya (GSV),…

IndiBroncos2018: Reflections from India

Paula Shay Major: Accountancy Sustainability in India, Fall- Short Term Namaste! On Sunday, December 16th we had the opportunity to visit two very interesting places in the rural areas outside the city of Hubli in the state of Karnataka. The first stop was in the morning to a village school. We rolled into the dusty…

IndiBroncos Day 9: The Taj Mahal

Cynthia Glass Major: Entrepreneurship Sustainability in India, Fall- Short Term Today was Awesome.  We traveled from New Dehli to Agra by private coach and visited both the Agra Fort and the Taj Mahal.  Today we also saw Monkeys!  Thankfully they kept their distance. The Taj Mahal is an absolute masterpiece.  We had a great tour…

IndiBroncos Day 8: Let the Journey Continue

Kyndall McCoy Major: Social Work: Policy, Planning, and Administration (MSW) Social Justice in India, Fall 2018 Today marks the day that we leave Bangalore, India and continue our journey on to Hubbali, India. Christ University was such a great host to us and we are nothing but grateful for their kindness and generosity throughout the…

IndiBroncos Day 7: Rethink ‘Living the Dream’

Maggie Scannell Major: Management India: Sustainability in the Developing World, Fall 2018   It is 4 am right now in Bangalore, India. I am wide awake. In the bathroom chilling (because I don’t want to wake my roommate since we don’t have to meet up as a group until 7:30 a.m.). Using the toilet as…

IndiBroncos Day 6: Of Service to the Children

Marcy Richardson Major: Social Work Social Justice in India, Fall 2018 We are coming to the end of our first week in India, and what a week it has been! Two of the places we’ve visited really stand out: Parikrma Humanity Foundation, a school that serves children from the slums, and several orphanages. The school…

IndiBroncos Day 5: Gratitude is the Theme

Hilary Johnson Major: Social Work and Alcohol & Drug Abuse Social Justice in India, Fall 2018   Today marks one week that we have been in India. As you can imagine, it is difficult to put our experience into words. Our days have been filled with song, dance, presentations, tours, introductions, adventures and lots of…

IndiBroncos Day 4: We All Want a Purpose

Alexandra O’connell Major: Food & Consumer Package Goods Marketing India: Sustainability in the Developing World, Fall 2018 Today, the IndiBroncos 2018, learned about Bosch foundation and Himalaya Health and Wellness company. Christ University partners with Bosch to create a program for high school dropouts and/or people who just graduated and are having difficulty finding a…

IndiBroncos Day 3: Just the Start

Kyle Kenny Major: Psychology Behavioral Science Social Justice in India, Fall 2018 The experiences we have had so far have been phenomenal. It is only the second full day here in Bengaluru, India and it seems like we have been here a week. This morning, we were fortunate enough to receive another great welcoming with…

IndiBroncos Day 2: A Warm Welcome

  Mary Dempsey Major: Social Work Social Justice in India, Fall 2018   The first full day in India was nothing short of stupendous! Waking up the first day, after a long traveling period was not as tough as I anticipated. I woke up to someone playing their trumpet, and a rooster trying to wake…

IndiBroncos Day 1: Exhaustion and Adventure

These blogs are part of the Social Justice and Sustainability, and the India: Sustainability in the Developing World programs during winter break. These programs are two different courses working together, sort of like two halves of one big program. The instructor of one of these courses, Timothy Palmer, is writing the introduction blog for their…

Take On A New Adventure

Alexis Pierce Human Resource Management Major India: Sustainability in the Developing World, Fall 2017 My trip to India, I’m not even sure how to put it into words. I’m still reliving every moment and experience. I honestly was very anxious and nervous for this trip. I have never flown or been this far. I knew…