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Deciphering the QS Rankings

Deciphering the QS Rankings

Rankings have always been a matter of major discussions and debates. They have become a reference point for students while choosing an institute for their higher studies, but just a […]

by · January 19, 2017 · 0 comments ·
Re-Monetization?

Re-Monetization?

“Hide your white money for a black day”, this Arabic proverb perfectly explains the situation faced by the country on the eve of 8th November when PM Narendra Modi, in […]

by · December 7, 2016 · 0 comments ·
57th Institute Foundation Day

57th Institute Foundation Day

“When I came to Kanpur first to join as the Director of the Institute, almost everybody I met in Kanpur asked me if…I had wanted to commit professional suicide …I […]

by · November 3, 2016 · 0 comments ·
Salivate the Wait: Upcoming Food Joints on Campus!

Salivate the Wait: Upcoming Food Joints on Campus!

There is nothing as satisfying as having a thorough meal of tasty food. Luckily, our campus will soon be providing many more opportunities to do so! The CEMMC (Commercial Establishment […]

by · October 18, 2016 · 1 comment ·
Mid Semester answer scripts on time from now

Mid Semester answer scripts on time from now

The Academic Senate recently decided that all instructors will be required to show the answer scripts of the Mid Semester examinations within 14 days of the end of the exams. […]

by · April 29, 2016 · 0 comments ·
Electricity Bills – Shocks and Aftershocks

Electricity Bills – Shocks and Aftershocks

Context: Owing to the fund cuts by the MHRD to IITs, it was decided that starting this semester students would be required to pay their electricity bills each month. The […]

by · February 25, 2016 · 0 comments ·
Sexual diversity in IIT Kanpur:  A reality check

Sexual diversity in IIT Kanpur: A reality check

Last semester, Vox Populi rolled out the LGBTQ+ Campus Climate Survey to students of IIT Kanpur. We received an overwhelming response of more than 750 people of the campus. LGBTQ+ […]

by · January 30, 2016 · 1 comment ·
From tolerance to acceptance: Homosexuality at IITK

From tolerance to acceptance: Homosexuality at IITK

This might be counter-intuitive for many, but there is a difference between tolerance and acceptance. Being tolerant means that you don’t agree with a particular thing, maybe you consider it […]

by · April 9, 2015 · 9 comments ·
Automation in IITK

Automation in IITK

Automation systems form an ubiquitous part of the modern world, embodying the essence of the IT revolution by eliminating the need of human labour and streamlining various processes. IIT Kanpur […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments ·
The Silent March for Justice

The Silent March for Justice

A group of students, gathered with a common motive – to show solidarity with the students of Jadavpur University who were subject to violence without any provocation; to raise awareness […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 0 comments ·