Candidate 1: Sanket Mandal Proposals: http://www.scholarsavenue.org/news/proposals-sanket-mandal-general-secretary-sports-and-games-candidate-2015-16/ Proposal Critique: http://www.scholarsavenue.org/news/critique-sanket-mandal-candidate-for-general-secretary-sports-and-games-16/ Candidate 2: Prateek Jain Proposals: http://www.scholarsavenue.org/news/proposals-prateek-jain-general-secretary-sports-and-games-candidate-2015-16/ Proposal Critique: http://www.scholarsavenue.org/news/critique-prateek-jain-candidate-for-general-secretary-sports-and-games-2015-16/ Candidate 3: Gaurav Shenoy Proposals: http://www.scholarsavenue.org/news/proposalsof-gaurav-shenoy-general-secretary-sports-and-games-candidate-2015-16-2/ Proposal Critique: http://www.scholarsavenue.org/news/proposals-gaurav-shenoy-candidate-for-general-secretary-sports-and-games-2015-16/Read more ›
…they demand $3000 – $4000 as stipend. When I tell then I have no money to support them, they harass me by repeatedly calling my office, my cell phone and email telling about deadlines for visas etc. This kind of unprofessional student behavior makes a negative impact and I suggest you put an end to it before it tarnishes the reputation of your university in the eyes of your colleagues.
Malli Mastan Babu, an ace mountaineer, and an esteemed alumnus was found dead on April 4th, after 11 days of searching since he went missing in the Andes mountain ranges in Chile. In addition to IIT Kharagpur, he was also an alumnus of IIM Calcutta, NIT Jamshedpur and Sainik School, Korukonda. Mr Babu, an accomplished mountaineer, held a number of […]
There are around 7 billion people living in this world, but the number of stories in it is far greater than that. Stories of failures and successes, of hatred and love, of joy and sorrow. There are some stories that invoke fear whereas some teach us courage; some stories are inspiring, motivating and move us to action, whereas some other […]
Student members of the Hall Council, the Hall Senate, the Hall Parliament and the Hall Administrative Board have all unanimously given the green signal to include Street Fighting into the Sports GC 2015-16. The respective secretaries of the various halls have also promised to coordinate with Ankit to draw up a general rulebook for the event over the summer.
A meeting with them, in front of the Gymkhana at around 3 AM on 26th March, 2015, turned unnecessarily ugly. We were fully respectful of the emotions of the aggrieved parties and appealed to them to see reason, given that they were representatives of a large body of students,
Sources report that Shammi Verma, shadow of Sameer Santosh, was spotted sneaking out of victory celebrations for a lonesome walk on the 2.2. Sameer is a winning candidate...
Critique : Ketan Ingle – Vice President Candidate 2015-16
Proposal 1: Maintenance Monitoring Committee Need: However, general campus cleanliness and waste management...March 27, 2015 at 2:21 am
Critique : Atal Ashutosh Agarwal – Vice President Candidate 2015-16
Proposal 1 : Formation of a body of international relations Need: The Institute administration, in light of Vision...March 27, 2015 at 2:19 am
General Secretary, Sports and Games Candidates 2015-16
Candidate 1: Sanket Mandal Proposals: http://www.scholarsavenue.org/news/proposals-sanket-mandal-general-secretary-sports-and-games-candidate-2015-16/ Proposal...March 26, 2015 at 10:02 pm
The Inter IIT Sports’ Meet is an annual 8 day long affair. One of the biggest inter collegiate tournaments in the country, it is hosted by the seven old IITs of the...
The Inter IIT Sports’ Meet is an annual 8 day long affair. One of the biggest inter collegiate tournaments in the country, it is hosted by the seven old IITs of the country, in turns. The main event is held in December whereas Aquatics events are held separately in Octobar. The 50th Inter IIT Sports’ Meet was hosted by IIT […]Read more ›
Meghamala – the experimental cloud computing infrastructure. Meghamala is the IITKGP Experimental Cloud Computing Infrastructure set up by School of IT to provide compute and storage services to faculty, students and staff. This plan was initiated last year to provide a platform for our researchers and innovators to develop Cloud Based applications and enhance their research capability on this service […]Read more ›
Preface “…the other day, I heard they were honouring the Canadian men and women who fought at the frontline during the world wars. How can you explain that since women were not authorized to go to the frontline??? Will we hear of Caesar’s female legions and female galley slaves who of course took up 50% of the ranks of history, […]Read more ›
Academic regulations and procedures at IIT Kharagpur have long been seen as intransigent and antiquated. Over the past year, however, the institute has made an attempt to move towards a system of flexible curricula by introducing a slew of changes that would make learning and other associated academic activities—BTPs and internships to name a couple—less cumbersome for the students. The […]Read more ›
Sources report that Hardik, who names Barney Stinson as his personal hero, is going all out to ensure that this Spring Fest is the one in which he actualizes his Lakeside dreams.Read more ›
Mr. Amritanshu Anand along with Mr. Anshul Singhle is the co-founder of BetaGlide; a Kharagpur start-up which as recently as April, got a million dollars in funding at the Rice Business Plan Competition.
Diligently, The Scholars’ Avenue caught up with co-founder Amritanshu Anand and got him to chronicle his journey from Inception to Implementation.
The Scholars’ Avenue caught up with Prof. CNR Rao and his wife for a morning chat over tea in his chambers at Technology Guest House. A Bharat Ratna, a Padma Vibhushan and a Padma Shri, he’s the founder and Director of Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR). With over 1600 papers, 48 books and 75000 citations, he stands eminent as the “Science Man” of India. The talk gets interesting when he remembers his young days and churns out wisdom about the different roles he played: a student, teacher and scientist, in the form of stories and illustrations from the lives of great scientists.Read more ›
“A Sloka in the 10th book of Rig Veda appears to be written for praising Lord Indra. The technical translation of that Sloka gives the value of pi up to 28 digits accurately.” Science and Technology has always been a significant part of the Indian culture. The Indian Renaissance, which coincided with our independence struggle, witnessed great strides made by […]Read more ›