Archive for September, 2008

RIP Illumination

Once again its that time of year. The time for the great Illu debate. Everyone on campus has an opinion on this. Whether it be the students or professors or the KGP locals who turn up to witness the spectacle. We decided it was fitting that we looked at the Illumination debate in light of what is happening on campus. […]

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Spectra Animation Workshop

Spectra, the Fine Arts Society, is organizing a workshop on 2D/3D Animation, conducted by Webel DQE Animation Academy, Kolkata, the largest Animation company for Animation, Games Art and Visual Effects. DQE is an award winning producer for Hi-end 3D Animation , traditional 2D and Digital Flash animation. Date: 28th Sep Time: 1 pm to 5 pm Venue: V2

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September 21 Issue

Our latest issue is out. Please check outside your room for your personal copy. A PDF copy may be downloaded from the sidebar on the right. Errata for this issue is listed below. Errata

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Editorial : It Is Time

For the first time in 57 years, students on campus celebrated Independence Day just over a fortnight past the usual date. This celebration, on the night of September 2, marked the end of what was undoubtedly the darkest periods of existence on campus in its history. While celebrating this ‘independence’ from coercion, we reflect on the past and realize that […]

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GE Edison Challenge

GE Edison Challenge

Organized by GE’s Technology Centre in India, this exciting competition challenges your imagination, analytical and technical skills. You will be competing with students from India’s finest technical institutes, and will get an opportunity to present your solution to the leaders of GE. For more information visit the GE Edison Challenge Site

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The Scholars' Avenue on Minekey

Currently active topics on iitkgp.minekey.com and Orkut (http://tinyurl.com/tsa-bcroy) are : “Student facilities at BC Roy Hospital need a relook” and “By the time Tata figures out the Singur issue, China would have designed, marketed and launched a car to kill brand Nano.” Vote and comment on  iitkgp.minekey.com or http://tinyurl.com/tsa-bcroy and get your comments featured in The Scholars’ Avenue!

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Concipio deadline extended

Entrepreneurship Cell Presents Concipio’08 The Business Ideas Competition Last date of submission of Executive Summaries has been extended to September 15,2008 For more details,Please visit the website: http://www.ecell.iitkgp.ernet.in/concipio Contact: Maanas Dwivedi Student Manager Entrepreneurship Cell IIT Kharagpur Tel  :     +91 9733504030 Email:     maanasd2005@gmail.com

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On campus events this weekend

E-Cell presents a talk by Mr. Jishnu Bhattacharjee, Vice President Nexus India Capital Mr. Jishnu Bhattacharjee is IIT Kharagpur alumnus (year 2000 pass-out, E&ECE). He is interested in funding start-ups of IIT Kharagpur. He will be holding a small talk with the students of IIT Kharagpur for about an hour. DATE: September 5, 2008 (Friday) TIME: 2:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. […]

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Notice to lift Ban

A notice was issued by the  Office of The Dean, Student Affairs, to lift the 11p.m. intra-campus ban.A copy of the same,which has also been put up in all halls of residence,is given below OFFICE OF THE DEAN (SA) IIT KHARAGPUR September 2, 2008 Following are the guidelines drawn for movement of students inside the Institute campus after 11.00 pm : […]

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Open Session with Dean

An open session between the students and the Dean of Student Affairs is being organised to discuss the ban and other issues concerning students. Before that the Dean would like a list of questions that we want answered. If you have something you would like to know about,log on to www.minekey.com/iitkgp and post your question. We hope that this is […]

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