Somaiya Diaries – Chapter 13 (Hostel Warden)

It is said that home is sweet. However, life in a hostel is a different experience altogether. It is a mixture of emotions where at one point we’re happy to be a little independent outside our homes, yet annoyed at being monitored closely by the hostel wardens. And now, talking about the hostel warden, or…

Somaiya Diaries – Chapter 9 (Gaurang Shetty)

 How does it feel to be a part of a startup incubator like riidl which is doing so well?   ‘It’s a different experience altogether. It’s become a day-to-day thing; almost as if I’m not doing any work at all. I get to interact with Microsoft, Google and other big startup incubators of our time,…

7 types of people you meet in college

KJ Somaiya College of Engineering is unique, different and the best. Yeah, yeah, we know that, but KJSCE is like every other college when it comes to the kind of people who inhabit this amazing place. Presenting to you the 7 types of people you’ll meet in college! P.S.: All the characters in this article…

Somaiya Diaries – Chapter 5 (Square Off)

  How did you start your journey after graduation? Actually, it never started after graduation, it was in the second year of our engineering, the entire journey started there. We were in the EESA council initially as the technical volunteers. We got into that just to dodge lectures and have our fun. We used to…

Somaiya Diaries – Chapter 4 (Akshay Snackbar)

“Working in a startup has taught me a lot of things, things which include handling life when your job becomes unstable in a year. We struggle for a cause and we live for a reason, I guess in my case, both my reason and my cause at the start were the same, SnackBar. A lot…

Somaiya Diaries – Chapter 3 (Bhavesh Xerox Uncle)

“ It’s not always how it looks like. The hard-work, the sweat and the efforts are always shadowed by what glitters on the cover of the book. I think most of the lot here believes the fact that being a Xerox Copy guy in an engineering college or for that matter any college is the…

Somaiya Diaries – Chapter 2 (Anna of the Canteen)

“ I am still not sure where I stand in the lives of you students. Most of you treat me as their friend, a companion to talk to, a daily Hi-Bye person or someone who you come up to whenever you are hungry. Well, the last one makes more sense and that makes me feel…

Somaiya Diaries – Chapter 1

“ It’s been 20 years. Travelling 180 km each day from Nasik to work here at KJSCE and then getting back home is now embedded in my life. The Journey of reaching college daily after changing three trains is now a routine. I am a mother of two kids. Both of them are independent and…

The Organizing Team

In the true spirit of democracy, a fest should be of the people, by the people and for the people. This is a call-out to all the restless souls out there who think they can do more with their college life. For these souls we introduce a distraction. Here’s a fun non-Schoop-Whoop type list of…