Super-(se bhi upar)-stitions

Super-(se bhi upar)-stitions

By Mimansa Bagri, Batch of 2020 You know that human body is complex and multi-functional. It helps us see, hear, taste, feel things and much more. But did you know that it also acts as a messenger of good and bad omen? You didn’t, right? I knew it. Our ancestors found such a wondrous use of this mere bag of bones. This conglomerate of muscles and tissues that could only do so many things, is…

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Smoke and Other Drugs

Smoke and Other Drugs

By Asmita Goyanka, Batch of 2017 This is not a rant. This is a well thought, slightly debated exhortation of opinion, because you know what, I think we should all burst crackers. It’s not like we’re breathing clean air anyway. Good if we’ll get cancer, we can miss classes for a reason then. Hell, we should all get shots to induce the cancer if the post-Diwali air doesn’t do the trick. *Severe sarcasm, in case…

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The Dilemma of Unofficial Fresher’s

The Dilemma of Unofficial Fresher’s

  By Ipshita Chatterjee, Batch of 2018 So there you are, all bright-eyed and sorted, expectant of what this wonderland called college holds for you. Let me take this opportunity to bore you (or not) with some possibly life-altering philosophical gyaan, which you might just be giving away, this time next year. Life, my dear little fuchhas, is an enigmatic dilemma. Two roads are always diverging in that  yellow wood and you are always at…

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Hostel Diaries 105: Myths About the Girls Hostel

Hostel Diaries 105: Myths About the Girls Hostel

“I am going back to the hostel.” “Are you going to have a pillow fight?” Yes, my very deranged male friend, we will get to pillow fighting as soon as we get there. Did I forget to mention the bare minimum clothes? This happens way oftener than you’d expect. And if you think harder, you’ll realise that not every hostel is like a Yo Yo Honey Singh song. Pyjamas (or not). Hello. Hi. I’ve got…

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How To Get Work Done At The Admin

How To Get Work Done At The Admin

Note: the authoress does not take responsibility for any characters/place/events that have been written thusly. This is fiction and such instances are purely coincidental. The NSIT admin is a picturesque place. A beautiful building, the very first piece of infrastructure you see, on entering the college. Surrounded by the scenic flowers and the lovely breeze, some might mistake it for a heavenly abode. But enter and ye shall find. Here’s a quick guide for the…

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