After three amazing yet very intense weeks spent in Manipal delivering our health and wellbeing initiative, on Monday the 12th of September we left for Mumbai. Saying goodbye to our buddies and to all the people that collaborated with us and helped us settling in was not easy, however the excitement for what the final … More Our Mumbai adventure
Across this past month you have heard a lot about Sport Science students, Nutrition students, Events Management students…but there is a substantial part of the team that has been working in the shadow until now. That side of the team that is responsible for all the posts you have seen online on social media, for … More Lights, camera, action!
As the event approached, we gradually got more nervous and excited. The school sessions were a big success as the days progressed, mostly as we used the previous sessions in the school as a way to improve and develop the coaching level for the next. Friday loomed, event day, the event management team, Laura and … More Madhava Kripa Festival
When we woke up this morning, we had only one thought in mind: it’s festival day. Even the 5am alarm didn’t hit as hard as usual. But when we got to the sports centre and saw our coordinator Bryan, we received the new: Madhava Kripa school was going to be closed for the day because of … More A bitter surprise
The morning sessions kept going on Wednesday and Thursday with the same scheme of Tuesday, adding the crafts and improving the organisation. While the kids were playing on the pitch, we had our Communication and Design student Allana painting a banner on the stage. We would get two kids out of the crowd every five … More Establishing bonds with the kids: our school sessions in Madhava Kripa
On Tuesday we have finally delivered the first session at the Madhava Kripa school, which has proved to be very successful! Despite the pouring rain, which did not allow us to use the big outdoor space, all the activities ran smoothly in the indoor area. After setting up the equipment and discussing the last details … More The first school sessions
With all that’s been going on with event planning, sport sessions, vlogs and finding some time to enjoy a cheeky paneer it’s hard to think we would have time to chat with our events girls Laura and Kirstin, but Giulia managed to get a quick update and find out what they had been up to. … More A chat with our Event Managers
Our vague ideas and big dreams have finally become a well detailed plan of action. We have been discussing, pondering, picturing what the project would consist of and we can now proudly show what will happen. Of our four weeks in India, three are being spent in Manipal and one in Mumbai, where we will … More The Project Week is approaching. What exactly is happening?
EWAN As we move half way through our second week in Manipal, we are closing in on the final stages of our project plan. Though it feels like it has been a long and drawn out process, I can’t help feeling a sense of pride in the work we’ve accomplished in such a short period … More Sport & Exercise Science team members have their say
JEN Being a nutrition student as well as a foodie, it is very exciting to have been given the opportunity to experience the diet of another culture so different from my own first hand. I set myself the challenge to eat Indian food for every meal during my time in Manipal, however after these days … More The project through the eyes of our nutritionist Jen