So you thought you knew all that there was to know about your beloved, or otherwise(!), IIT Kgp?? Its time to take a jump in the pensieve and re-visit some of the… more
After running around for 3 hours, Scholars’ Avenue team finally managed to catch Mr. Vinod Gupta for a brief interview.
#Even decades after having left Kgp., what keeps you… more
The 51st Convocation of IIT Kharagpur was held on the 13th of August, with Mr. Vinod Gupta, distinguished alumnus of IIT Kharagpur and Chairman, InfoUSA as the Chief Guest. The… more
The Open IITs have begun once again, sporting similar adrenaline levels as witnessed in the past. Two literary and one athletics event are now in the history books. Hoards of second… more
Freshers’ Quiz, surprisingly was a deviation from the course other fresher events were taking. With only 3 boys teams turning up for WTGW, 7 boys turning up for English Creative Writing,… more
A long, long time ago (a hundred years ago to be precise) one man decided to change the fate of science and the way humanity looked at it. Today when a century has passed by. Prof. S. Banerjee of… more
A few of our alumni on the other side of the fence have been hinting to us that, “Carpediem wants to take on SF“; theirs being a fest of less than half the magnitude of SF.
The mention of IIT Kharagpur brings to mind the image of a first rate technical institute in a small dusty town not unlike the towns seen in old Westerns. Fixed in time, the peace and quiet… more
He recollects coming to Kharagpur at a time when a cup of tea cost 1 anna and the mess bill at IIT Kgp was Rs 55/-. He says it must have been around 50 years back, which… more