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A Brief Timeline of the Security Issue on Campus

A Brief Timeline of the Security Issue on Campus

On 31st August, a postgraduate student at IIT Kanpur told the Students’ Senate about her horrific experience with the Institute security. She alleged being threatened and verbally abused by Mr. […]

by · September 6, 2017 · 2 comments ·
SSAC Ignores Procedures in Ragging Related Issue

SSAC Ignores Procedures in Ragging Related Issue

The 1st Emergency Meeting of the Students’ Senate, 2017-18 was held on 3rd September, 2017 to take cognizance of a recent mass disciplinary action taken against students, in response to […]

by · September 4, 2017 · 1 comment ·
Why were the VH staff fired?

Why were the VH staff fired?

A silent solidarity march was taken out at 5:30 PM on 24th August 2017 in campus to protest against the dismissal of 72 workers (out of strength of 74) of […]

by · August 29, 2017 · 3 comments ·
Senate Samachar : 2nd Meeting, 2017-18

Senate Samachar : 2nd Meeting, 2017-18

Marketing Guidelines framed for Gymkhana Sponsorship In March this year, the Senate approved the proposal of procuring funds from external sources for all the entities of the Students’ Gymkhana. It […]

by · August 5, 2017 · 0 comments ·
Cognitive Science Programme at IIT Kanpur

Cognitive Science Programme at IIT Kanpur

The institute decided to initiate an Inter Disciplinary Programme (IDP) in Cognitive Sciences (CogSci) vide office order DIR/IITK/2017/OO-43 on June 1, 2017. The full details about the programme can be […]

by · July 10, 2017 · 0 comments ·
50th Convocation in Five Charts

50th Convocation in Five Charts

A fresh batch of students bid farewell to IIT Kanpur as the 50th Convocation of IIT Kanpur was held in two sessions on 15th and 16th June, 2017. A total […]

by · June 30, 2017 · 0 comments ·
The New, Standalone Economics Dept. at IITK

The New, Standalone Economics Dept. at IITK

In a historical and pioneering step, IIT Kanpur established the first ever Department of Economics among all the IITs, about a month ago. Earlier, what people knew to be the […]

by · June 8, 2017 · 0 comments ·
Laptop Thieves Caught !

Laptop Thieves Caught !

The campus community was recently shocked by the most audacious theft racket in the recent past. The sheer number of thefts, mostly of laptops, occurring in the campus within a […]

by · June 5, 2017 · 0 comments ·
Vaccines and Viruses : A tete-a-tete with Devika Sirohi

Vaccines and Viruses : A tete-a-tete with Devika Sirohi

Devika Sirohi recently won acclaim for her role in a team of seven scientists and researchers which successfully decoded the structure of the Zika virus. Incidentally, she was also the […]

by · April 19, 2017 · 0 comments ·
Talking about Religion and Odourless Chemistry with Prof. Henry Schaefer

Talking about Religion and Odourless Chemistry with Prof. Henry Schaefer

The keynote speaker at Techkriti ’17, Prof. Henry Schaefer is truly a scientist beyond compare. A computational chemist by profession, he is the Graham Purdue Professor of Chemistry at the University […]

by · March 27, 2017 · 0 comments ·