Student Life Shenanigans

Cultural Evening – 25th August

Cultural Evening – 25th August

The student community came up with the biggest ever organised cultural event in the history of IISER M. The event was organised to highlight the activities of non-academic clubs like Dance, Drama and Music. The clubs were thrown the gauntlet by the SRC and yes, they did wear it with suave that eve. It was […]

Students’ Activities Unplugged

Sameep Chandel Dr. C.N.R Rao Awardee, 1st semester – 2007 I joined the institute not because it is a science institute, for both the streams, science and technology were equally new to me. I joined IISER because I believed it would definitely provide quality education and produce world class students. The Institute itself was new, […]

A Night in the Life of… by Vrinda Ravi Kumar

A Night in the Life of… by Vrinda Ravi Kumar

Disclaimer : This story is completely fictional and any resemblance to characters, living or dead is purely coincidental. Also, accepting things at face value is underrated. 9.16 pm Rohit woke to the sound of someone ramming their fists against his door. He stood up groggily, cursed and looked outside his balcony. The sun had set, […]

Science Day at IISER – Kirandeep Kaur

Science Day at IISER – Kirandeep Kaur

It was on the 28th of February 1928, that Sir C.V. Raman announced the discovery of the Raman Effect. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for the same in 1930. Since then 28th of February is commemorated as the Indian National Science Day. In this respect, the students of IISER Mohali, in collaboration […]

Memoirs of a browbeaten door – Sharmi Sen

Memoirs of a browbeaten door – Sharmi Sen

From the very first day that I was fixed in between the forbidden corridors on the seventh floor of hostel 5 (to the relief of a few and annoyance of very many) I knew my life would not be easy. The inhabitants, on either side of where I stood, seemed mighty strange. They were not […]