The Guindy Times

The campus magazine of CEG, AC Tech and SAP



Blast from the Past

Gayathri Govindarajan

Mrs.Sharada and Mrs.Kamala are one of the first few female graduates from CEG belonging to the Telecommunications batch of 1953. Aged over 80, the two engineers were more than enthusiastic to sit down with a couple of us for a chat filled with witty quips and jokes. Both day scholars, they tell...



Ready for a Quest?

Arvind Mani

  Many people eagerly search for the Quest of adventure in their lives but Anna University students eagerly wait for the Quest of Quality,-the Q Quest! The Quest which takes them on a path that unveils their talents. One can describe Q Quest as a platform which gives students a chance to hone...


Lib front

The Library Speaks

Aditya Natarajan

Established in 1978, I have been a permanent fixture in an ever changing landscape of the university. Nestled amongst the trees on the eastern side of the campus, I am perhaps one of the most important buildings on campus. Who am I? Yeah, you guessed it right! I am the Anna University...



Frilp: Up Close

Adnan Ali, Shankhari Swaminathan

Tucked into a cozy compound at the end of a quiet, long-winding street off the noisy main roads of Pallikaranai, the building that houses Frilp does not, at first glance, look like the HQ of one of the world’s top 25 hot start-ups. Recently, we visited the Frilp, which is a start-up by CEG...



Backstage With Franks Got The Funk

Shreya Vaidyanathan, Thanvi Srikant

It was a Friday evening like no other. Rockofes had just begun in full swing, with Franks got the Funk taking the energy levels of the packed audience to a new high. One wouldn’t cringe to admit that our very own sports ground took on the look of a full-fledged rock concert area. Loud music...