A Convocation to Remember

Reported by Padma Venkataraman. Written by Sweta Venkatesan.   The morning of 30th August, 2015 was a memorable one for the NLU Delhi family- it marked the annual convocation of the third batch of this University. Gracing the occasion with his presence was Shri Arun Jaitley, the Hon’ble Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and…

The Year In Review: Moot Court Committee

Members: Tania Singla (Acting Convener), Shrey Patnaik Resigned: Punya Varma, Mini Saxena, Dhruv Sharma, Maria George, Kavya Tangirala, Riddhi Jad, Rohan Bhatia, Shuchita Goel This last year was perhaps the MCC’s most controversial, and memorable since its establishment along with that of the college. Tensions due to the administration’s constant undermining of the MCC’s mandate…

The Year In Review: Student Welfare Committee

Members: Rishika Sehgal (Convener), Samith Nataraj, Aditya Vikram Yadav (Co-Convener), Lavanya Singh, Akshaya Parthasarathy, Ridhi Darolia, Gale Andrew, Sanchit Saluja, Dedipyaman Shukla, and Gowri Bhargava. The Student Welfare Committee (SWC) has been one of the most active and consistent committees in our college. The committee has been imaginative this year and has introduced various unique and…

The Year In Review: Mess Committee

Members: Balaji Harish Iyer (Convener), Pragya Mishra, Bharat Gupta (Co-Convener), Rangashree T.K., Nishtha Sinha, Purushottam Mishra, Mohit Mehta, Malavika Parthasarathy, Shashank Meena, Trishaa Bansal. Nominated members: Shashank Meena, Maloth Chandrashekher, Yashika Singh Resigned: Maloth Chandrashekhar, Kritika Vidyarthi. This past year has been a challenging one for the Mess Committee. After the mess contractor was let go, the…

The Year In Review: Hostel Welfare Committee

Members: Ankita Mathur (Convener), Savy, Siddharth K. Santosh (Acting Convener), Hardik Singh, Yashasvi Tripathi, Arushi Dua, Itisha Awasthi, Kriti Srivastava, Mahima Jain The Hostel Welfare Committee is unfortunately one that, no matter how much work they do, it never seems to be enough. There is always something amiss somewhere in the hostel; be it a…

Female Agency in Manga and Anime

All through this summer I was obsessively following some anime series and, after a semester of Code Geass, Fullmetal Alchemist (and Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood), Akatsuki no Yona, Death Note and Cowboy Bebop, it was Naruto that caught my eye. Naruto is perhaps the most well-known, mainstream anime to exist so I began watching it as…

Music Review: Halsey

Powerful. Wonderful. Stuck in my head. Can’t stop listening. All of these phrases have been used to describe Halsey, mostly by yours truly, who spent a fair amount of her summer break listening to her songs on repeat. The twenty-one year old artist, who released her debut EP (‘Room 93’) last year, invokes strong feeling…