Posts by Tech@Columbia

The power of economics education heading further into digital era

The power of economics education heading further into digital era

Generally speaking, it is entirely fair to say that, given the fact that the study of economics arrived somewhat late...

The adventure and exhilaration of packing up to travel long-term

The adventure and exhilaration of packing up to travel long-term

When it comes to travel, it is fair to say that we all want to experience the world in our...

Technology and social media is disrupting the tourism industry

Technology and social media is disrupting the tourism industry

From the inception of technology that allowed people to share their travel tips, photographs down to gadgets which allow travellers...

Treating addiction as the mental health crisis that it is

Treating addiction as the mental health crisis that it is

Every day, there are health risks and threats that present themselves from every possible angle. While all of them are...

Understanding the harrowing throes of the opioid crisis

Understanding the harrowing throes of the opioid crisis

The opioid crisis that is ravaging the planet is one of the most harrowing health epidemics of our time, even...

Qualification Exams Cause Headaches for Teachers and Students Alike

Qualification Exams Cause Headaches for Teachers and Students Alike

Standardized testing is such an ingrained part of life in public and private schools, all the way through graduate school...

US immigration concerns rise as Trump launches new tirade to extract immigrants from the United States

US immigration concerns rise as Trump launches new tirade to extract immigrants from the United States

When one considers the cheapest countries to get citizenship by investment, the United States has never really been one of...

Is It Possible To Travel Too Much?

Is It Possible To Travel Too Much?

Yes, is the answer, in my humble opinion. Yes, through and through. As someone who has spent close to 20...

Has Instagram Ruined The Way We Explore The Great Outdoors?

Has Instagram Ruined The Way We Explore The Great Outdoors?

Once upon a time, getting out into the great outdoors was a truly cathartic experience. Removing oneself from everyday stresses,...

The revolutionary ways the internet has changed our lives

The revolutionary ways the internet has changed our lives

We live in a world that is completely designed by us, for us. When one stops and looks around, it...