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Twitter this week was ablaze with the debate surrounding Zomato’s decision to include 10 days of paid leave for all those who menstruate as ‘Period Leaves’. Though companies like Gozoop and Culture Machine are pioneers of Menstrual leaves in India, a household name like Zomato has clearly garnered more attention. While both sides of this...
The Literary and Debate Club in collaboration with the Journalism Club hosted Alankaar, the first inter batch debate competition of Symbiosis Centre for Media and Communication in the final week of July. The first ever edition, helmed by club heads- Parvathi Sajiv, Priyal Yadav, Abhinav Singh and Shraddha Das, saw an enthusiastic participation of 18...
When Cardi B said that she dropped two mixtapes in six months and flexed that no one was working as hard as her, she was embodying the work ethic of a whole generation. As both students and employees, we believe that we should always be working; every second of our time should be spent with...
After plating my freshly cooked pasta, I take a picture and send it on the family group, “Quarantine cooking, by yours truly!” Subsequent to receiving a bunch of compliments from my relatives, I rush to Maa. There she is, in the kitchen, in her element, cooking four dishes simultaneously for each one of us in...
How often do we as children, find ourselves into a position where we have to choose between our passion and academics? This podcast called ‘Pinku Pass Hogaya’ by Siddhi Satpathy from Batch 2022 is about Pinku. This ten year old is an ustad when it comes to playing kanche. However, his never ending struggle with mathematics and...
“Promise”. It is a simple word yet it means so much to us. It’s a feeling of safety, of reassurance, like a warm shelter on a stormy night. We keep promises in hopes of protecting each other. It seems like keeping a promise is way harder than breaking it. It also seems like promise is...
The best ideas surface in times of pressure. You are a college student on the brink of graduation. All you have to do is give your final exams, throw your graduation caps in the air, land a placement/outfield job, and enter a whole new stage of life.  Except you didn’t hand your last paper over. You didn’t...
Pop art is usually a type of art made by combining images and figures from mass and popular cultures. Inspired by the most famous pop artist, Andy Warhol, I created my first pop art around a picture of me with my best friend, combining it with other several images of our shared interests, and mass...
From multiple projects and internships to subjects covering a vast expanse all the way to a gruelling schedule that prepared us to face any obstacles that come our way – I couldn’t have asked for better training. Before one knew it, from young students, we had transformed into mature professionals. Stepping into workplaces made us...
A lotus always grows in the mud – a beauty that blooms from something seemingly unpleasant. The culture at SCMC is like that lotus that blooms in the murky waters of stress, pressure to complete assignments, exams and gossip. As I walked into this campus, I had a number of fears and expectations as to...
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