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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 ·
“Donald Trump’s policies might slow down Global Warming” – Richard Muller

“Donald Trump’s policies might slow down Global Warming” – Richard Muller

One cannot help but be impressed when they hear about Dr. Richard Muller – particle physicist, Earth scientist, professor emeritus, mentor to a Nobel prize winner, climate change skeptic, global […]

by · March 21, 2017 · 0 comments ·
The Reincarnation of Women’s Cell

The Reincarnation of Women’s Cell

The Women’s Cell of IIT Kanpur was constituted in accordance with the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition, and Redressal) Act, 2013 as stated on its website. The […]

by · March 8, 2017 · 0 comments ·
These OARS do not row

These OARS do not row

A slowly unfolding chaotic mess of incomplete information, erratic errors and temperamental tantrums, the OARS surely creates a place for itself in the hearts of every student who has ever […]

by · February 23, 2017 · 0 comments ·
The Curious Case of Blank Manifestos

The Curious Case of Blank Manifestos

Over the past few years, the number of nominations, for both Senate and Executive positions, have steadily decreased. During this general elections, the condition worsened, leaving the governance body short […]

by · February 17, 2017 · 1 comment ·
Senate Samachar 2016-17/1

Senate Samachar 2016-17/1

Senate Samachar brings out its first post to highlight the agendas discussed in the 6th special meeting and the 9th meeting of the students’ senate. Clarifications: The senate has not rejected […]

by · February 12, 2017 · 0 comments ·
Automation : Making lives easier at IITK

Automation : Making lives easier at IITK

‘Heralding the 21st century through automation, Pingala promises to be a one-stop solution to all our procedural requirements.’ Pingala is a massive project undertaken by the New Office Automation (NOA) […]

by · February 4, 2017 · 0 comments ·