The IIM Ahmedabad Young Alumni Achiever’s Award 2015-16

    There’s no two ways about it. IIM Ahmedabad students are confident, and often over-confident. There is something about the brand of IIM-A that stokes the fire (read, ego) inside many young students. This resultant superiority complex gets many neat things done in the world. These neat things perpetuate the …

Business Etiquette and Client Interaction Workshop

The Business Etiquette and Client Interaction workshop was held on 12th Feb with an impressive attendance of around 60-70 people comprising of PGP1s, PGP2s, PGPX and AFP. The workshop was conducted by Ms. Rama Moondra who is an IIM C alumnus and a listed Premium Educator with Harvard Business Publishing. …

Music to WIMWI ears

The Indian Navy Band performed at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad on the 21st of February. The concert was organized by the ninth batch of the Armed Forces Programme 2013-14 and was the first of its kind at IIMA. The band had come all the way from Mumbai and …

Qawalli at WIMWI!

Qawwali concert, an event organised by the Heritage club of IIMA, left the crowd completely mesmerized. Rafiq Warsi, a veteran in Qawwali, took the crowd to raptures by presenting a diminishing art form rarely seen today in such a pure form. Rafiqbhai is from ‘Agra Gharana’ and has been performing …

IIMA’s Armed Forces Programme holds its first ‘Convergence’

For the first time, a conclave – “Convergence” – was organized by ninth batch of IIMA’s Armed Forces Programme. The event took place on 15th February 2014 at the KLMDC Conference Hall. Themed around “Nation Building through Ethics and Enterprise”, eminent speakers from the government and industry shared their perspectives …

Confluence 2013 launched!

Confluence – the Annual Business Summit of IIM Ahmedabad – is running into its 16th year and last weekend saw the official launch of Confluence on the campus. The summit comes at a time when not only the country but the globe as a whole is going through a tremendous …

Shaurya 2013 roundup: Ahoy victory!

Shaurya, the annual inter-college sports fest hosted by IIM Ahmedabad, saw contingents from more than 10 institutes battle it out across 16 different sports. The event – for the first time in its history – witnessed participation from outside the state of Gujarat, with teams from other IIMs (Indore and …

Bringing Origami to IIMA

Classrooms of IIMA saw an unusual amount of buzzing and hullaballoo on 19th of September – with coloured paper strewn all around while a group of students, professors and other members of the IIMA community sat silent, concentrating on delicate folds that lay before them. This was the Origami workshop …

Music Club presents Euphony

The music scene at Cafe Tanstaafl (campus hangout) underwent a dramatic change on the evening of August 23rd. The usual Bhojpuri tunes were replaced by popular Bollywood and English numbers at the Music Club event Euphony. Euphony is an annual event held at CT where music club members perform songs …

Puzzles galore at ‘Riddle Fiddle’!

How quickly can you crack the above puzzle? If you are taking more than a few minutes, we must regretfully inform you that you just lost out in Riddle Fiddle, a puzzle competition conducted by Abacus, the Quant club of IIMA. Launched on 20th July, Riddle Fiddle was a 5 …