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By Ramcharanreddy Gudi, with inputs from Anvitha Reddy It is a custom now! Indicating that it was not a one-time initiative, the second chapter
For decades, researchers working on neurodegenerative disorders (like Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s) focused on figuring out what happens in the neurons (brain cells). Brain research
As of today, Hostel Elections for the academic year 2018-19 have not been notified by the Student Election Commission (the organization charged by the Students’ Constitution to conduct elections) and it seems likely that hostel elections shall be conducted only in mid-August 2018. The potential ramifications of this move are numerous, and the manner in which the decision to postpone the elections was taken raises many important questions. Varun Sridhar, Venkataraman Ganesh, and Kaushik Viswanath report.
An IITM alumnus Sanskrit scholar donates INR 90,00,000 to set up an adjunct chair professorship in the institute. [The Hindu] Finance Minister Arun
Correspondent: Meenakshi Kumar Image Source: Deccan Chronicle Meenakshi Kumar sits down for a quick chat with stand up comedian Naveen Richard, who needs no
The Fifth Estate is hiring new correspondents for the Jan-May 2018 semester. Although we’re not looking for editors right now, exceptional applicants for editorial
Sachin Nayak — T5E alumnus and Japan resident — explains the Japanese language and its nuances, and challenges for English speakers trying to learn
Anamika writes under a pen-name about her experience as a person whose gender and sexuality does not fall into normative binaries. Inspired by an
If you’re a person with mental illness reading this, whether an IITian or a non-IITian, fret not because this can be dealt with and you are not alone. Remember, I cleared the toughest examination on this planet even without knowing I had the illness. So stay strong and keep moving forward. If you are an outsider wanting to know about the situation in this institution, just look at the situation of mental health awareness at your own place before sending out judgements about the IITs. And If you are a student/parent/professional — inside or outside IIT– who knows someone dealing with mental illnesses, please be patient enough to lend your kindness and support to him/her.