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Alumni

Once You Cross That Finish Line…
Once You Cross That Finish Line…Bindu Upadhyay (ED09), alumna and Ex-Student Head of the IITM Runners Club, shares with T5E her experience of being part of the running culture of insti.

Blogicles

Internship Stories: Swapnil and Nishad, Deutsche Bank
Internship Stories: Swapnil and Nishad, Deutsche Bank"With regard to experience, perspective and other long words, this was an eye-opener. The learning curve is really steep, and unlike anything one encounters in college. The office is formal -- both in attire...

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...

Elections

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.

Events

Ending Sexual Violence: Colloquium
Ending Sexual Violence: Colloquium"Since when is raping winning?" The flippant usage of the word 'rape' in insti lingo was one among the many issues discussed enthusiastically at the first Colloquium event of the year.

Interviews

Bridging the Gap: An Interview With Dr. Mahesh Panchagnula
Bridging the Gap: An Interview With Dr. Mahesh Panchagnula"I have a feeling that if we figured out a way to hold a yearlong Shaastra, both our students and outside students could benefit in the longer run. It’ll be like four days of...

Lifestyle

Humans of Insti: A Bloody Fine Job
Humans of Insti: A Bloody Fine Job"I used to faint at the sight of blood. But over the years, I have got used to it. I have to, to be able to do my job. "

LitSoc

The IITM Quiz Club
The IITM Quiz ClubA look at the Quiz Club and its activities for the year 2014-15.

Op-Eds

Through the Goggles of A Graduate: Jithin Sam Varghese
Through the Goggles of A Graduate: Jithin Sam VargheseThe third graduate in our convocation series, Jithin Sam Varghese, tells us about his time at Insti, PoRs and more.

Placements

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)...

Sci/Tech

Walking on Water
Walking on Water"An average Indian could come and ask: ‘Have you solved any of my problems?’ Take one IIT and ask, what problem did it solve?” The research team on water, led by Prof. T. Pradeep of...

Sports

A Shark’s Tale
A Shark’s Tale"The biggest compliment was yet to come. A Roorkee alumnus from Tattu’s time compared my skills to Tattu himself. That had been my dream since I had started playing for insti. I remembered my...