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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 ·

For lack of a better ratio

This is an entry received for the freshers’ writing competition for the topic : My Expectations from a Gender Unbalanced Society in IITs I am always reminded of this single […]

by · January 5, 2017 · 0 comments ·

Anya and the Mass Execution of Femininity

This is an entry received for the freshers writing competition and submitted written for the topic : My expectations from a gender unbalanced society at the IITs “Come out of […]

by · December 24, 2016 · 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 ·
A Fresher’s Perspective I: The Brand Name

A Fresher’s Perspective I: The Brand Name

The following is an opinion piece by Mritunjay Kumar Joshi, a Y16 undergraduate student. The views conveyed in the article are solely of the author. The opinion section of Vox […]

by · November 2, 2016 · 2 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 ·
(I can’t) Get over it!

(I can’t) Get over it!

The following is an opinion piece by a concerned campus resident on the sudden surge of optimistic posts in the wake of the recent suicides at IIT-M. A different take has […]

by · November 5, 2015 · 1 comment ·
Through the Window of Opportunity School

Through the Window of Opportunity School

“Bhaiya Opportunity School kahan par hai?” Even after spending more than 2 years on campus, we had to ask this question in our quest for information pertaining to the school. […]

by · September 25, 2015 · 0 comments ·
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 ·