Student Issues

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 ·
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 ·
EC Proposes, Junta Disposes !

EC Proposes, Junta Disposes !

The General Elections for the year 2017 concluded last week. A rather dull and controversial election season saw the Election Commission take up various new initiatives in an endeavour to […]

by · January 27, 2017 · 0 comments ·
Attendance Matters

Attendance Matters

IITK is among the few institutes of higher education where there is no mandatory attendance policy enforced in all courses. Lately, the practice of taking biometric attendance in certain courses […]

by · January 24, 2017 · 2 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 ·
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 ·
CCD – Bigger and Better

CCD – Bigger and Better

Recently, Cafe Coffee Day (CCD), one of the most popular campus hangouts, underwent a renovation, modifying its interiors and catering facilities. Vox presents a brief overview of the changes, the […]

by · August 28, 2016 · 1 comment ·