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A SAC Wishlist
A SAC WishlistReservation for Women in the EW, modifications to IITM's internet use policy and independence of campus news bodies -- alumnus Arun Sudarsan, former MA Councillor and active member of the SAC, wishes for these...


Internship Stories: A Paris-Perfect Experience
Internship Stories: A Paris-Perfect Experience"It was a journey that started last year in September, when I began to look in earnest for internships abroad. Although from an Electrical Engineering background, my interests tended strongly towards neuroscience and I...

Dean's Column

T5E Interviews: A New DoST
T5E Interviews: A New DoST" ...all freedom comes with responsibility, which we learnt along the way". In this interview, T5E talks to the new Dean of Students, Dr. Sivakumar Srinivasan about his plans and his time at IITM...


Insti and the Lok Sabha Elections
Insti and the Lok Sabha ElectionsDid insti students think Narendra Modi would become our new PM? Find out in the results of a T5E survey on voting trends for the Lok Sabha elections 2014.


The Writing Club
The Writing ClubT5E talks to the Writing Club conveners about their plans for the coming year.


A Lifetime of Achievement
A Lifetime of Achievement"You have to try to do something impossible. When you encounter a problem like this, don’t give up. Focus on it. One day, you will come up with a solution. This what I...


Conjunctivitis: Keeping Safe
Conjunctivitis: Keeping Safe“An estimated 100 to 150 cases have been reported at the institute hospital so far, with up to 15 to 20 new cases of varying severity everyday”, says a nurse at the (insti) hosptital"....


Thespian Club
Thespian ClubT5E talks to the Thespian Club conveners about their plans for the coming year.


A New Colour
A New Colour '“Look, guys. Yes, I like Shelley. I play AoE. I go trekking with you guys. I watch terrible commercial movies with you in theatres. And I also am gay, yes, a homosexual. This...


Campus Placements: An Incomplete Choice
Campus Placements: An Incomplete ChoiceRather than asking ourselves the question “What is it that I want to do after insti?”, the question that is often asked is “Which of these companies (that are coming to insti to hire)...


An Open Letter to ISRO on the Eve of Mangalyaan’s Tryst with Mars
An Open Letter to ISRO on the Eve of Mangalyaan’s Tryst with Mars"In the elite club of space faring nations, ISRO, you remind me a lot of the poor school kid. The richer nations do have a lot of resources and capabilities at their disposal, and...


Inter IIT Aquatics: The Sharks Strike Again
Inter IIT Aquatics: The Sharks Strike AgainIITM sweeps the medals at the Inter IIT Aquatics Meet held at IIT Bombay -- T5E brings you the highlights.