Blank 101 kept the young minds of MIT students racing with yet another public speaking event, Villains 101. The attendees delved into the psyche and analysed the persona of their favourite villains in an interactive session held via live stream.
Hosted by Blank 101, this Talk It Out session dealt with the contrasting medley of opinions shared by its participants surrounding the topic of protests. Read on to find out about the validity and significance of public dissent and their role in shaping democracies.
Blank 101 and LoT hosted a Talk It Out session on gender roles. During this session, they discussed everything from the root cause of stereotypes, to family and ancestral involvement, to the various solutions for this persistent issue.
Behind The Scenes and Blank 101 collaborated to give us a session on films, acting, direction, and the various aspects involved in film-making. Read on to find out more about the numerous topics, films, and directors that were elegantly discussed by their speakers.
Blank 101 organised a well-structured workshop on public speaking where they untangled the intricacies that are involved in delivering a speech.
Taking cue from one of the most widely talked-about topics in the world, Blank 101 hosted a debate on iOS vs Android which attracted tech enthusiasts from all over the institute. With long-time users discussing every aspect of both OS, the fruitful debate managed to educate as well as keep everyone engaged.
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.
Humans have always had a tendency to be drawn towards a herd-mentality. On the 23rd of September, Blank-101 explored the dark side of this phenomenon as they discussed the formation and functioning of cults across the world.
When passed down over generations, what starts out as a figment of one’s imagination turns into a bedtime story for another. Mankind has spun tales of many a legendary creature, ranging from dragons to werewolves. On 23rd August 2019, Blank 101 delved into all things mystical and supernatural, and explored their peculiar origins.
Humans have come a long way from communicating in sign language to an array of different languages. Lingua 101, organised by Blank 101, offered a new yet interesting perspective on this evolution of language along with mentions of various modes of communications used by some animals.