“Mine is not a case you would call “extreme” by today’s standards. There is no body mutilation, no death, no placards and angry crowds. It is perhaps worth looking at precisely because it is a very, very common form of harassment, one that so many of us have learned to ignore. We like to think of perpetrators as evil oddities with eye-patches and scars (and lacking the stellar education that a place like IITM offers), and forget that the problem is widespread, that the perpetrators may be those closest to us, and that we ourselves are guilty of abetment. Well, STOP. And read.”
Monotony in life is a guaranteed fact, especially once the semester gears up for the last couple of months. Days are spent in one
On 23rd February, Prof. MS Ananth, our former director, gave a lecture titled ‘The Importance of Humanities in Engineering Education’. As a Humanities and
Tejas Kulkarni, a fourth year student pursuing the B. Tech degree in Mechanical Engineering shares his experience of interning a summer abroad at UniMelb. In the past three years, students from IIT Kanpur (IIT-K) have been invited for a research internship at University of Melbourne (UniMelb), Australia as part of a collaboration effort between IIT-K and UniMelb.
We – the Inter IIT contingent, research scholars, project students and final year students sitting for placements – were the only students left in the campus. People had tried to warn us about the ravages of the oncoming rains but we didn’t listen. Why bother? Something similar had hit Chennai just two weeks before. Or so we thought…
Adarsh Tadimari and Saikanth Dacha share their experience of interning a summer abroad in California and what they learnt from it. Interning in California has the California factor attached: whether you are a movie lover, nature enthusiast, business person, IT engineer, entrepreneur, physicist, or an investor, California is the place to be; it has just about everything.
bhOndOO is terrified on seeing a missed call from Daadi. She is his grand father’s sister and the eldest member of his family. She lives in a village and has some goats to look after. She is a terror in bhOndOO’s family since she scolds anybody and everybody, that too on anything.
How do you find out if you are in love? Consult bhOndOO, the love guru. See bhOndOO in action on Valentine’s Day, where he demonstrates ‘practical applications’.
In order to create a dialogue between the administration and the students on the issues that were widely debated in the aftermath of the recent suicides, T5E, SAC and MITr jointly organized a townhall meeting on mental health on Thursday, 12th October 2015.
If you’re seething with rage at being a good-for-anything-but-a-good-non-core-intern Dual and lust for revenge on your smirking can-sit-for-DB and can-sit-for-GS BTech batchmates, American Express feels for you. For the learning experience seekers (*cough* maggus *cough*), AmEx also does imbibe some pretty important skills in you though this varies from intern to intern.