MIT hosted a farewell for its final year students on November 1st, giving them a last chance to revisit their memories before they go their separate ways. With stellar performances from MAFIA and Chords & Co., complemented by a lavish dinner, the batch of 2020 ended their journey in the college on a high note.
The Astronomy Club of Manipal conducted a webinar by Dr Kaustubh Waghmare, a data scientist from IUCAA, on 31st October. The speaker shared valuable insights about his work and introduced eager students to the applications of machine learning and deep learning in astrophysics and astronomy.
Harmony of Spheres, conducted by the Astronomy Club, was a talk by Ananya Roy, a fourth-year student. A fascinating take on Pythagoras’ Theorem of the same name, the event contrived to blur the lines between science and art.
A featured event, Floating Canoe had participants constructing canoes out of cement.
Conspiracy theories often breed misinformation, distrust and paranoia. Conspiracies could spring up from anywhere, be it from 9/11 or MH370. On 29th October 2019, Blank 101 explored the concept of conspiracies and their origins.
Epsilon brought the fields of medicine and engineering closer in its wide-ranging events: Ignite the Inquest, Pandora’s box and Riddle me this. Read on to find out what it had in store.
Handwriting Analysis workshop taught attendees how to analyse one’s character through their handwriting and included talks on graphology. This event by Psych Club was highly interactive and well-received by all who attended.
Robotrek incorporated the use of bots in creative ways, in new and innovative events. With events like ATV Bots, Robosoccer, and Sumobots 2.0, this category was a resounding success.
Paper Presentation offered a stage to innovative and inventive minds to present their findings and research. With a panel of distinguished people, the event was a stepping stone for experimental minds to skyrocket in the right direction.
Aimed at promoting a healthier lifestyle, Evolve—MIT’s very own all-round fitness club—was inaugurated on 2nd November, 2019. Read on to learn more about its objectives and the future it envisions.