Thursday, October 18, 2018

Health, Hygiene and the Hospital

Come August each year, coinciding with the entry of a new set of 800 odd freshmen, comes the spectre of Dengue. This is accompanied...

Finding Faculty: More than just a question of numbers

The Indian Institutes of Technology are synonymous with excellence and the national academic frontier. But, the IITs’ ability to live up to these expectations...

QS Rankings

QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) Rankings known for its transparent and accurate method for giving ranks to universities worldwide, released its 2015 list recently in which MIT University has been ranked as no. 1 worldwide, followed by Harvard, institutes in India have finally made their first step forward towards global appreciation and recognition, being in top 200 for the first time in its history.

Depression : The biggest elephant in the room

By - Aditi Mahajan, Varun Kishore Kumar, Yash Sheth, Namya Agarwal, Ishan Tyagi, Apoorva Pradhan, Saksham Gupta Coaching institutes should be shut down by the...

Swept Away by the Rain

" I refreshed the opened website after every half an hour, hoping that something magical would happen. But the grim forecast of persistent heavy downpours dampened my spirits even further.

It was already 5th December. Only 9 days left for the much awaited inter IIT sports meet. Nine days..."

Open Meeting with the Director for Research Scholars

Recognizing the need to provide an effective medium of discourse between the students and the administration in a quality academic institution , the Student Affairs Council (SAC) organized an open meeting with the director for all research scholars at IIT Delhi.

The NEN Dubiety

There is an increasing consensus worldwide that engineering ethics need to be incorporated into the engineering curriculum to provide students exposure to the kind of professional ethical dilemmas they might face on an individual basis as well as the larger ethical aspects of technology development.

The Cycle Revolution

   In the heart of Hauz Khas, spread across 320 acres lies the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. Every year a lot of students move in...

GSec Review

Well the title says it all, but for formality, this section covers the good, the bad and the ugly of the Student Heads of IIT Delhi’s various Boards. These boards form the mediators, the facilitators and arbitrator between the students and the administration. Another year, another semester but the same old General Secretaries. With half their tenure over, let us see how much they squirm under the microscope.

Room for More: A Story of Space

“Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place.” This description of the Red Queen’s...

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