Category Archives: College Capers

The College Hostel – Mobiles In The Dormitory.

Cell phones were banned in our college hostel for some time. This is the story of how my friends and I were instrumental in getting that order abolished.  I stayed at the college hostel during my under graduation years in … Continue reading

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Rattled in the Hostel.

Have you had a rat sitting on you, as you slept? Eeeeks! When I was doing my under graduation in Coimbatore, I was also staying at the college hostel. I am sorry to tell this but our hostel food sucked. … Continue reading

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Behind Our Campus – Ghost?

   Are ghosts real or reel? This incidence at college raises many doubts. Some years ago, I was a student in a professional college in Chennai. Our college was on the East Coast Road, which was at that time being … Continue reading

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Ragging the Awesome Professor and the Sweet Kitten

  Ragging is banned in colleges in India. But most students do indulge in a little harmless teasing occasionally. Last year in our college, a final year boy walked into a first year classroom. Their professor had not still turned … Continue reading

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In College – Taking Attendance and Bringing the Register

  When I read about the attendance fiasco in the post “Medical Marvel” on talkalittledo, I remembered a day in class when a professor did something equally obtuse. When she took attendance, this tutor would not read out our names, … Continue reading

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Medical College Marvel.

  A medical college hospital is not where one would typically expect funny or humorous situations to arise. Yet some of the most hilarious moments in college history occurred in our Medical College. We were half way through the first … Continue reading

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My Best Friend’s Wedding.

  The best friendships are often forged when young. And some stay on with you for life. Being vertically challenged, I always sat in the first row in class, right under the teacher’s nose and within easy reach of a … Continue reading

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