The Manipal Flea- Caricatures and Arts

An artist with her beautiful works. Sanjana Katuri , started selling her works an year ago and today , she has her own stall at the Manipal Flea. Passion turned profession , this artist has put up an amazing stall with badges , stickers and handmade greeting cards , all works of her imagination. An overall lovely stall that attracted a large number of audience to her works , it stands out as a beautiful stall at the Manipal Flea. …

The Manipal Flea- A Perfect Sunday Escape

Entering the MJC grounds,   one is dragged into an  ambience of joy . The Manipal Flea, unlike other Manipal fests   had a mixed crowd. From the cute kids to the diplomatic elders, all of them were present in the fest.   It had variety of stalls featuring handicrafts, pottery, smoothies , jewellery , clothes and some delicious food stalls.  The fest also had an open mic event in the evening which was a perfect icing on the cake. The fest used  …

Anubandha 2018

Held on the occasion of Karnataka Rajyotsav, Anubandha 2018, the zonal sports meet of Rotary Clubs of Perdoor, Udupi Manipal, Udupi, Katapady, Parkala, Manipal Hills, Udupi Royal and Udupi Udyavara has started off at MIT cricket ground today. The event began with customary formal speeches by presidents and delegates of the participating Rotary Clubs. Later everyone devoted their prayers to lord ganesha and a lamp was lit to symbolise the commencement of the event. Participants pledged to show sportsmanship and …

Rashtriya Ekta Divas Run

On the occasion of the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, observered as Rashtriya Ekta Divas, the police department of Udupi had arranged a 4 km run. Students of MAHE and other schools participated in the run along with the men’s and women’s police force. The run started at Tiger circle at 7 am. Enroute, participants encircled Syndicate circle and headed towards Endpoint where the run ended. The conclusion of the event took place with the SP of Udupi District …

ASME brings you certified 3-D printing workshop

In today’s upcoming technology, 3D printing is one of the most interesting and significant one. Imagine designing a CAD model and seeing a life size version of it being built up in layers in front of your eyes. 3D printing is the most widely used additive manufacturing processes in the current industry not only limited to engineering. ASME brings you Certified 3-D Printing workshop in association with SkyfiLabs, Bangalore. ASME Members 899/- MAHE Students 999/- Non MAHE Students 1200/- Date- …

The Manipal Flea – Caricatures and Art

An artist with her beautiful works. Sanjana Katuri , started selling her works an year ago and today , she has her own stall at the Manipal Flea. Passion turned profession , this artist has put up an amazing stall with badges , stickers and handmade greeting cards , all works of her imagination. An overall lovely stall that attracted a large number of audience to her works , it stands out as a beautiful stall at the Manipal Flea.

Vedanth 2.0: Project Exhibition and Innovation Contest

IC ground floor has an exhibition of student projects participating in the innovation contest ‘Vedanth’. Along with some mind boggling projects by MIT students, there are also out station participants with equally interesting projects. There are special purpose robots, robotic arm, security system, ampule opener, device that detects brain waves, hologram, AI based video game to name a few. The projects of the contestants were judges by some of the senior professors and officials of MAHE.

Jansports Backpack Stall

Jansports, a brand known for its bags and backpacks has opened it’s stall in front of IC. The stall has wide range of backpacks and sling bags in its display. “The response to the stall by the students has been appreciable”, said representative of Jansports. Students are availed 30% discount on any bag they purchase at the stall. Their main attraction is the sling bags for girls and the leather bottom backpacks.

Cheminova: Clash of Chemicals

Clash of Chemicals, an event by the category Cheminova took place in the chemical laboratory in AB1. With a good number of participants, especially from the chemistry and chemical engineering course, the event started with a quiz round in which questions were aptitude and mathematics oriented. Participants were assigned respective teams on the basis of their performance in the quiz. Three such teams were formed for the round two. The round two was a treasure hunt in which teams could …

Mechanize: Hydronomics

Hydronomics is an event which primarily focuses on the physics law and principles associated with water. The event is holding its round 1 today, where a participants (team or solo) are to solve a quiz and make a hydraulic model in 1.5 hours. Any extra help taken by the participants results in negative marking. The hydraulic model as very well explained by the event heads, follows the Pascal’s law. The event hasn’t received a huge participation, but it is very …

Constructure- Make Your Own Campus 2

Fascinated  about planning and  designing? Then attend this event  to design your own campus. You are given a map that has the roads from main gate to KC and  the temple run . You will have to place residential buildings , recreational and academic buildings. Factors like population density , number of buildings and amount of money required are considered. You will be designing an entire campus. Skills like urban planning, architectural and business are tested.

Bizzmaestro: Winner Above All

Winner above all, the event is accurately named as it aims at finding the best company (team) among all the participating companies. In the round 2 taking places today, the teams are expected to give a 5 minute presentation stating the benefits and ideas that would follow their merger with the bigger company, in order to prevent an acquisition by the company. The presentations are to be made in half an hour time and later are to presented before the …

Quad Combat

Quad Combat by Airborne is an event in which participants are taken step by step through the process of making a drone and then they proceed to make one. The drones made by the participants are then judged on various metrics such as stability and ease of manipulation.

Manipal-o-Poly

The second round of Manipal-o-Poly pits 6 teams of 2 players each who qualified the first against each other in a Manipal inspired re-imagination of the classic Monopoly featuring locations from around Manipal to serve as properties and Manipal inspired Chance and Community Chest cards. The objective of the game remains the same as Monopoly.

Swadesh by Energia

Swadesh by Energia is an event in Tech Tatva ’18 in which qualifying participants from the first round will take part in a treasure hunt. Teams will be given clues in the form of riddles, pictures, etc. which they must decipher to find a location on campus.

Robotrek – No Dice

No dice, is another bot event by Robotrek. Although it doesn’t seem to have a lot of participation, but it sure does stand out from the rest of the events. The competition involves, a big game board numbered from 1 to 50. The bots are supposed to throw and dice and move a certain number of steps accordingly. The bot that reaches the highest number in a given amount of time wins. According to the organisers, this is all that …

Acumen- Manipal Intelligence Quiz

Day 2 of the round 1 of MIQ by Acumen experienced a great response by the students. The event has 3 rounds out of which round 1 took place yesterday and is scheduled today and tomorrow also. The participants are supposed to solved a set of ingenious IQ and logic based questions to qualify to the round 2 and then round 3 on Saturday. With more number of participants, the journey is tough for each one to challenge their mind …

Epsilon: Fire And Ice

The ‘competition of the pairs’- fire and ice continues today with day 2 round 1, with a different batch of participants. This round entails a general aptitude test. The event is slightly delayed today, however it promises a lot of fun over the span of the next two days. Qualifying today’s test will lead the participants to an interesting set of succeeding rounds. These rounds include a pair coordination test and a final ‘escape the room’ round. Owing to this, …

Cosmicon: Invasion Round 2

Invasion Round 2, being held at NLH is up with a brain cracking quiz for the 4 qualified teams. The teams are given sample scenarios of planets and specifications of the animal species prevailing on them. The teams are expected to carry out needful calculation and analyse the scenario and write descriptive answers about the planets. Round 2 is all about showing perfection in less time. Qualifying teams will enter a more tougher stage in the competition, the third round, …

Foodies’ place to be

The food stalls, carts and vans lined up behind IC have made the place a tiny food lovers’ town. From gol gappe and pav bhaji to waffles and pizzas and from ice creams to golas one can eat a variety of items. The place already is buzzing with students and if not for the food one must visit for the amazing ‘Foodies’ street’ atmosphere built here.

HOVER RACE in Manipal

HOVER RACE’ the hover boat racing event of TECH TATVA is going on at AB5 building . The organizers are elaborating more about the event through a power point presentation . The event consists of a Hover boat making exercise, where the competitors have to make a hover boat model using the equipments given by organizers. The first round is only for making the boat following by the second round which will be on 5th October. The 2nd round will …

Krazysheet brings back the craze

Krazysheet, an event by Cheminova took place in the computer laboratory of the Chemical Department today. Starting with the round 1, participants were given data in MS-Excel sheets which they had to manipulate using basic Excel functions. The second round was a more tougher version of round 1 and the qualified participants had to program their excel functions to execute given tasks. The cheif motive of the event is to reminisce the sidelined MS-Excel software which is an important user …

Gaming: Gamer’s Paradise

Gaming is the one category which always has a lot going on every year, and this year is not different. With 6 different gaming events taking place simultaneously and installation of the new PS4 console, the category is set to make the most of the fest and provide the gamers with the ultimate gaming experience. The different games include DOTA2, CSGO, FIFA 18, COD etc. “The atmosphere is quite chaotic and a lot of activities are going on, as you …

ATR- Amazing Tech Race

ATR, belonging to the acumen category, is a fun filled treasure hunt competition. However, with the immense amount of participation, it is starting with a round 1 which entails an aptitude and logic test. This round will be happening for the next two days as well, with different batches of students participating. “This competition gets the most amount of participation in the category”, says one of the category heads. The final treasure hunt round will consist of clues, that will …

Cosmicon’s Invasion starts off

The stage 1 of Cosmicon event Invasion started off at NLH today. It was a quiz round which tested the basic chemistry, physics, biology and astronomy concepts of the participating teams. The quiz will be a deciding factor in the qualification of the teams in the second stage which will be a more rigourous quiz round which will test the knowledge of the team members in astrobiology. The qualifying teams will reach the final stage which will be a face …

Electrific – Electropoly

Mood for Monopoly game? Then come and attend the Electropoly event that combines the principle of Monopoly with electronic devices. Here the participants have to design a circuit using electric components like capacitor, resistors and inductors. It is divided into board game round and building circuit. Factors like time, number of components are considered. Attend this event to learn how to design a circuit in an interesting and fun way.

Sumo Bots – Survival of the fittest, Bot

Sumo Bots is an event belonging to the category Robotrek. With a main arena containing tonnes of obstacles, the event aims at finding the best bot among several deserving participants. Although, the event is a little delayed, it promises a good amount of entertainment, with every progressing round. “The first round involves the bots trying to survive an arena full of obstacles(stones, slopes etc.) and the second round is a bot vs. bot round”, say the category heads. These bots …

The Manipal Conclave reveals an amazing lineup of speakers.

The Manipal Conclave has a stunning line up of speakers this year including actors like Jatin Sarna from Sacred Games, Jitendra Kumar and Shivankit Singh Parihar from TVF, renowned author Ashwin Sanghi, Kanishk Sajnani, an ethical hacker, YouTube sensation Prajakta Koli, ex captian of the Indian Hockey Team, Sandeep Singh, the game changer of Netflix, Radhika Apte and the former director of MIT Brig. Surjit Pabla. The official mascot of Tech Tatva, Nicholas Copernicus was also revealed today. Now everyone …

The Manipal Conclave Speaker and Mascot reveal

The Manipal Conclave team are going to have a mascot and speaker line-up reveal tomorrow at the Student Plaza here in the MIT Campus. Just like every year, even this year the Conclave Line-up is expected to consist of some famous personalities from various professional domains with their valuable experiences serving as a guiding beacon for the audience present at the event. Date: 19th of September, at Venue: Student Plaza. Be there at Time: 5:45 PM

Acoustic Evening at the Festival of Ideas

After a packed and eventful couple of days, KMC EdBoard’s Festival of Ideas team brings you acoustic evening. This is your moment to unwind, sit down and enjoy music and poetry together. Making the evening even more special would be folks from Kommune and Airplane Poetry Movement. Venue: TMA PAI HALLS Time: 19:00 hours Happening now! Please note: Participation in the open mic is only for medium and unlimited access pass holders but the audience is open to all. If …

Stories Worth Sharing (SWS) comes to Manipal

Stories Worth Sharing(SWS), which is a storytelling initiative with a network of 65+ Indian cities, is bringing its first storytelling meetup in Manipal on 16th of September 2018. One can join as a speaker or a listener to share or listen to be a part of an evening full of amazing stories. The stories shall be personal experience ranging from school to college to work. Day and Date: Sunday, 16th of September 2018 Time: 03:00 pm to 05:00 pm Venue: …

China Study Centre to be launched at MAHE

Minister of State for External Affairs, Shri M J Akbar will launch the China Study Centre under the Department of Geopolitics and International Relations at Manipal Academy of Higher Education. This will be followed by a public lecture by him on ‘India’s Foreign Policy in the 21st Century’. According to Dr Arvind Kumar, head, Department of Geopolitics and International Relations at MAHE, the timing and the relevance of the launch of this study centre could not have been better considering …

Mr. Vivek Sharma in MAHE for the National Conference for Youth in Social Change 2018

Mr. Vivek Sharma,Programme Director of Gandhi Fellowship is currently having an interactive session with students of the Master of Social Welfare Program at the Prasanna School of Public Health here in MAHE. Mr. Sharma is here at MAHE as a panelist for the National Conference for Youth in Social Change 2018, which is scheduled to take place on the 25th and 26th of August.

Anti Drug Campaign- Selfie with Signature Abhiyana

Manipal and Udupi are standing up in a fight against drug abuse, one of the prime destroyer of a bright future and hopes. Udupi District Police, Udupi District Press Reporters Association and Udupi Press Club supported by the Rotaract Club of Manipal present ‘Anti-Drug Campaign Selfie With Signature Abhiyana’. This is an appeal to everyone and anyone who wants to leave a mark in this fight against drug abuse. Venue: Bharat Cinemas Date: 25th August Time: 10:30AM-4:00PM P.S. ₹1000 gift …

Teach For India is coming to Manipal

Teach For India, the NGO committed to the cause of quality education of the students coming from the low-income communities and studying in under-resourced schools, is coming to Manipal. Prasanna School of Public Health, MAHE is organizing a session on “Fellowship Opportunities in Teach for India” on 27th August, 2018 at Dr. TMA Pai Halls I. The session is open for all and students are requested to register at *bit.ly/tfimahe* For more details about the program go to apply.teachforindia.org or …

MAHESRF invites everyone for ICHTR 2018

Manipal Academy of Higher Education Student Research Forum (MAHESRF), invites students (undergraduate and postgraduate), Ph.D. research scholars, researchers, academicians along with healthcare and technical science professionals to be a part of the “Interdisciplinary Conference on Healthcare and Technical Research to be held at MAHE, Manipal, India from 29 – 31 October, 2018.

MEMG announces financial help towards Kerela Flood Relief

In the hour of need for Kerela, which is experiencing devastating floods due to the torrential rains, help is coming from every corner of the country. Adding to this help, the Manipal Education and Medical Group(MEMG) and all its entities, have decided to contribute One Crore rupees towards the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund. This amount, according to the group, is another contribution towards the rebuilding and resettlement of a disaster-struck Kerela.