The Great Backyard Bird Count

Celebrate this Valentine's Day with Feathered Friends! Join The Great Backyard Bird Count Valentine’s Day is round the corner – and so are the mid semester exams (Why?!). Wish to take a break from the…

Freshers’ Perspective: Part I

It has been more than two months since we arrived here at IITK. But somehow, the last few weeks (takneek and midsems) seem to have been the longest. Opinions forged before coming to IITK (Ha!)…

The Cheshire Cat : The Senate Agenda

Cheshire Cat was a humour publication in IIT Kanpur, launched in 1976 by a bunch of comic journalism enthusiasts, led by Mahadevan Ramesh. Some of the people who have been associated with the Cheshire Cat…

The Cheshire Cat Meows Again: A Faculty Song

A frequent boast is that we have the best faculty in the country. This august body of nearly three hundred gentlemen and ladies is supposed to mold our minds and shape our futures. Unkind people say that many…

MOOC 101: What the MOOC!

Ever wondered on how you could improve your skill sets? Or what you could do in order to get an edge in the competition that we call life? Be it Science, Engineering, Management or Humanities!…

The Cheshire Cat Meows Again: PHESTIVAL PHETISH

Cheshire Cat was a humour publication in IIT Kanpur, launched in 1976 by a bunch of comic journalism enthusiasts, led by Mahadevan Ramesh. Some of the people who have been associated with the Cheshire Cat…

The Cheshire Cat meows again: Going Foreign

The nineteen twenties saw the Americans flocking to Germany for higher studies. After World War II, the trend was reversed. Now it was the Germans who went to America. Today Indians throng to America for…

The Cheshire Cat meows again: Facing the board

Cheshire Cat brings to you exclusive tips on how to face the Interview Board IT’S THAT TIME AGAIN when tailors and dry-cleaners do a roaring business......when the centre spread of 'Competition Master' is stolen from…