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May2012

New Coffee Table Book: “Radiance Of IIT Kharagpur”

Shyamal Roy (1965 ME NH) was commissioned by IIT Kharagpur to produce a 2nd photo book as part of the on-going diamond jubilee celebration. The new book, titled “Radiance of IIT Kharagpur – 60 Years Making a Difference“, is now going to press.

This new coffee table book is about how IIT Kharagpur alums have impacted humanity all over the world. This is a must-have book for all IIT Kharagpur alums to share with family and friends.

Besides printing the number of books ordered by IIT Kharagpur, Shyamal is now taking pre-orders directly to include in the first print run.

Price: $19 (Shipping & Handling is additional cost, please see website below for details).

For information about the book and to pre-order author-signed copies visit: http://www.shyamalroy.com

Last date to pre-order is May 11, 2012 for delivery in June 2012 (after shipping the pre-orders, no inventory of the book will be maintained by Shyamal in USA).

Posted by: Joyjit Nath @ May 6, 2012, 5:28 pm PDT    Filed under: Media    Add Comment »

San Francisco Bay Area: “An Evening by The Bay”

We are pleased to announce that registration for the first Alumni Event of the year ‘Evening by the Bay’, is now open. The program will take you back to IIT Kharagpur Spring Festival days through a variety of entertainment program featuring local talent (Alums + Spouses + Kids).

What: An Evening by the Bay
Where: Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041
When: Saturday, June 23, 2012, 4:30 - 7:30 pm.Seating starts at 5:30 pm (after chai-samosa)
Registration Info: http://www.iitkgpsv.org

The last show was a full house and this year the event is shaping up to be even more spectacular. We expect that the tickets for this event will be selling out fast. So, please register early and participate in this wonderful evening of entertainment, networking and nostalgia, show your support for the performers and keep the KGP spirit alive in the Bay Area.
You can enjoy dinner with your Batchmates, Dept-Mates, Hall-Mates, Wing-Mates… at any of the lively downtown Castro Street restaurants, all within walking distance from this auditorium.
Online registration closes on June 16, or when it reaches the seating capacity.
KGP Ka Tempo High Hai!!
Your IIT Kgp Bay Area Team

Posted by: Joyjit Nath @ May 6, 2012, 5:05 pm PDT    Filed under: Events, Alumni    Add Comment »