• Blind Cricket League T10 Finals at IIMB

    Last Sunday saw the finals of the fourth season of the Blind Cricket League T10 at IIM Bangalore’s cricket ground. The event was organized by IDL Foundation, an organization working towards the holistic development of disabilities and was co-hosted by Vikasana and Sports Council. The final was the culmination of three days of intense cricketing action from over 320 visually impaired athletes from 16 districts of Karnataka. The participants comprised of completely visually impaired, partially visually impaired and people with low vision. The funds raised from the event will be used towards providing accommodation and education facilities to the visually impaired youth. The elimination rounds, held at the BEL Grounds…

  • Run to Empower

    Vikasana, in association with Rang de, organized an event Run To Empower, on 12th November 2017. Rang De is a not-for-profit funded by Tata Trusts, working to alleviate poverty by providing low-cost loans to low-income communities in India. In its mission to bridge the gap between rural and urban India, Rang De has raised over 59,000 loans totaling over INR 60 crores. The event started with an address by the guest speaker, Aparna Prabhudesai, at 07.00 am. She spoke about the importance of running and exercise and how Bangalore as a city had changed her life.  The speech ended with her flagging off the event. More than 200 participants ran 3km…

  • Andd.. We’re Back!

    Howdy, loyal readers of B Heard! Wondering where we were last year? Well, we were in beta, reinventing B Heard to make ourselves a better and more relevant student blog in an age where instant social media is the mantra. Annd… We’re now back! What’s new is a visually crisp and refreshing theme, and a whole lot of interesting content to look forward to. Right from clubs to student success stories, interesting on-campus events and featured student contributors writing in about Life @ The Place To B, you’re in for some great content in the days to come! So sit back and enter the world of IIM Bangalore Life through the kaleidoscope…