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A Glimpse Into the Past

“It’s the dreary hours of a chilly winter morning. A cock crows nearby. Wait! You probably imagined that. The wind seeps through the many folds of your blanket, sending chills down your spine. ‘Who left the door open?’ you wonder as you grasp for one of its edges. You think of getting up to close it, then think better of […]

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At World’s End

At World’s End

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Unprecedented Day 1 of Placements at IIT Kharagpur, 2012

Unprecedented Day 1 of Placements at IIT Kharagpur, 2012

With a total of 144 offers from 15 companies being rolled out on Day 1, the Placement Season was off to a rousing start.

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Placements Update

Placements Update

It is that time of the year when shorts and football cleats are exchanged for suits and ties, when the buzzwords on campus become ‘resume’, and ‘package’, and when the calm and soporific life of the average final year KGPian is derailed by a slew of tests, group discussions and interviews. It is the time when some of life’s biggest decisions are made […]

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TSA Tech Survey : The campus goes mobile

TSA Tech Survey : The campus goes mobile

Smartphones, tablets and the fancy operating systems that they run have captured the public’s imagination like never before. The cut-throat competition in this space has ensured that prices remain within reach of the average KGPian, and we wondered if this has led to large scale adoption of these tech gadgets on campus.

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Placement services across IITs

Placement services across IITs

When you are out looking at avenues for improvement, it is often fruitful to take a step back and notice what your peers have got right. With this in mind, we at The Scholars’ Avenue decided to compare and contrast the placement procedure at some of the sister IITs with that of IIT Kharagpur, hoping to present actionable information and […]

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Issue November 2012

Issue November 2012

  Read the pdf version here - Issue November 2012     An insight into penetration of modern technology in the campus. Chat with Vice President – Rinshul Chandra. Our take on the status of Inter IIT preparations. A Kgpians guide to Calcutta. Rediscovering the Higgs Boson. A Pan IIT comparison of the placement process

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VPspeak

VPspeak

TSA caught up with Rinshul Chandra (Vice President, Gymkhana 2012-2013) midway through his term as the VP and had a small chat discussing the status of implementation of his proposals and his experience so far   TSA: Could you tell us something about the status of implementation of the Public Relations Cell? VP:  The proposal for creation of a PR cell […]

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Inter-Hall Eastern Vocals 2012-13

Sargam, raag, taal, hadkat… The arsenal of every vocalist was put on the frontlines to battle it out on the closely fought Inter Hall Eastern Vocals. Four hours of this musical feast saw the veteran, Kaushik Sivaramakrishnan (RK) emerge victorious yet again. The highlight of the evening was, however when VSRC’s Sahana Das took the stage to give a performance […]

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Inter Hall Athletics 2012

Inter Hall Athletics 2012

They were a hectic two days , the first dominated by a strong Nehru contingent which bagged most of the medals in Field Events, while the other belonged to RP Hall. After ending the first day with a commanding lead of 17 points over RP Hall, followed closely by Patel Hall, few believed anything else but a Nehru victory lay […]

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