The Guindy Times

The campus magazine of CEG, AC Tech and SAP


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Ghosts of haircuts past

Saravana Kumar

  "You'll look like Mickey Mouse! Trust me!", she said. As I sit in the saloon with my sister by my side, these eerie words from thirteen years ago come back to haunt me. From a very young age, the universe has taught me an integral lesson that I often choose to overlook. Never trust anybody...


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Ready Steady Arrear

Aahir Giri

When I was a kid, the word ‘Arrear’ was synonymous to terror. Basically it was derived from those movies involving youth comedy and the way family members spoke of seniors in our bloodline getting arrears in the past and how disgraceful an act that was. When I joined the college, my mom said to...


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Student groups in college

Aahir Giri

Category 1: The nerd society of Anna University A typical student of this group would have got a cut-off anywhere between 199.25-200, would aim to get a very high GPA in his first semester (read 9.5+) and try to maintain it as he/she gains his/her foothold into the college. Sits in the first...


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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...



5 tips for exam preparation

Siddharth S

This week I wrote my last assessment of my engineering college life. *self five* Over the past 4 years, I have written several assessments and exams. And after a point, everything begins to look the same to me. I have passed some, aced some (ok maybe one or two) and failed some (ok maybe more...