Dr G Satheesh Reddy, the Chairman of DRDO and Secretary of Department of Defence R&D, recently addressed MIT students as the first speaker of the TechTatva ’19 Talk Series. He enlightened the audience about developments on the nation’s defence front, and encouraged students to put efforts into research that will help in strengthening the country’s security.
Chhaya Dabas is the founder of ‘Baatein’, a writing platform for poets and artists that has come a long way since its inception on Instagram. Also a cancer survivor, she talks about using writing as a form of self-expression, a distraction from pain, and as a reflection of her understanding of the world.
MAHE entered the league of top 200 colleges in the annual UI GreenMetric World University Rankings. The institute’s active efforts to go green resulted in an overall rank of 187 among the 719 participating institutes and a rank of 2 in India.
AIESEC’s Global Village brought a fun-filled evening to the MIT Student Plaza in an attempt to urge people to sign up for their Global Volunteer Programme. As the crowd revelled in the festivities, the event shed light on the importance of globalisation.
With mindless listicles running rampant on Facebook feeds, the prioritisation of quantity over quality has led to a steady, and somewhat predictable, decline in Buzzfeed’s popularity among the general online population. However, the change in marketing tactics over the years may be algorithms worth looking into.
The Manipal Runner’s Club recently organised a 5K run to raise awareness about drug abuse. Drawing in a large participation, it made for an enjoyable Sunday morning spent outdoors while contributing to a cause. Read on for more details about the event.
As technological advancement in computers extends its arms to quantum physics, their entanglement proves to be a truly remarkable development, embedding futures in lightning-fast computation as well as artificial intelligence. With groundbreaking progress in the field, it’s time we ask ourselves—is the future truly here?
From competitive coding to minimalist design, IECSE’s Founder’s Weekend did its best to indulge coders and non-coders alike into the conjoined culture of programming, coding, and technical design. The events aimed to give people a new-founded spark, and for those interested, an opportunity to delve into the world of coding.