Archive for February, 2006

February ’06, 8th Issue: GC Predictions

February ’06, 8th Issue: GC Predictions

The Race for Gold

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February ’06, 8th Issue: Soc & Cult GC Predictions

Soc & Cult: Too Close to Call With more than a 1000 points left to play for in the Soc n’ Cult GC and the current leaders on a mere 317.5, it seems more than a daunting task to guess the final destination of the GC. Last year’s Champions Nehru were heavily lagging behind the other halls at this time […]

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February ’06, 8th Issue: Sports GC Predictions

Sports: Nehru Seem Set to Lift the Trophy A quarter of the Spring Semester over, its time to look at the G.C. scene and conjecture on the present scenario. The Sports GC at present is being headed by Nehru at 41 points. RK and Patel follow at 27 and 25 points respectively. Last semester saw Nehru take Athletics and Aquatics, […]

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February ’06, 8th Issue: Tech GC Predictions

Tech: RP Looks Good to Bag the GC We are half way through the 2005-06 session, but the third ever Tech. GC is far from even the halfway mark. With 6 out of 8 events to be held in this semester, the fight for the GC has just begun. A good start is half the battle won and the start […]

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February ’06, 8th Issue: Features Avenue

Innovating at Innovation A look into Prof. Jayanta Bhattacharya’s new book What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you see the words “Disruptive Innovation” on a book’s cover? Al Qaeda’s terrorist strategies? A new James Bond movie? IIT’s professors striking for more pay? Well, that’s why they say, never judge a book by its cover. Prof. Jayanta […]

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February ’06, 8th Issue: Features Avenue

CET Students Research Group Learn, Create Learning Technologies CSRG (CET Student Research Group) has been formed under the aegis of the Centre for Educational Technology, IIT Kharagpur to carry out research and development activities in the area of educational technology. This group has been founded by Amit Bhutoria, a final year student of the department of Aerospace Engineering, who has […]

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February 06, 8th Issue: Features Avenue

Disha for the Directionless DISHA – an NGO, set up in IIT Kgp by IITians and funded by ex-students The story about to unfold may sound too good to be true. It was the vision of a place dreamt by a handful of Kgp- alumni. Things have come a long way since those utopian dreams first surfaced-they have now turned […]

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February 06, 8th Issue: News Avenue

Gymkhana Reloaded Winning the Inter IIT Sports Meet held last year in Roorkee initiated a chain reaction, only this one wasn’t going to lead us to destruction. What resulted from this unpredicted, unlikely victory was a new zeal in not only the students but in the administration as well towards sporting in specific and extra-curricular activities in general. And in […]

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February 06, 8th Issue: Toon Avenue

February 06, 8th Issue: Toon Avenue

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February 06, 8th Issue: Humour Avenue

Laser Show turns into Disaster Millions Dead It was a clear and calm evening, like any other, in the quiet town of Kharagpur. The TOAT was filled with unsuspecting spectators, eagerly anticipating a scintillating Laser Show. Nary a soul would have thought that it would be the last laser show they will ever see. For, tragedy struck, the very lasers […]

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