The Department of Humanities & Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar is organizing the Camp HSS 2021 for school students from 8 to 12, 2021.
Camp HSS introduces the fascinating world of HSS and how it is interlinked with your personal and professional development. Develop critical, reflective, and logical thinking, empathy, and creativity. Begin your transformation as a thinker and influencer with Camp HSS. A group of scholars are eager to engage with you to share the pleasures of exploring intriguing and exciting topics in Humanities and Social Sciences.
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar is a public engineering institution located in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. It has been declared to be an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India.
About Camp HSS 2021
If whales and elephants have bigger brains than humans, why aren’t they smarter? Why do you love the taste of a particular chocolate brand and the sight of a specific color? What is the possible setting in which a 75 out of 100 in an exam may feel better than a 90? What are the probable thoughts going on in the mind of a batsman when he has to score a 6 in the last ball to win the match? Why is it about the history and culture of certain countries that make them more likely to prosper than others?
What can one do about the inequalities, conflicts, and environmental hazards that the world is undergoing? Why is it so that boys are brave saviors in almost all fairy tales, whereas girls are portrayed as distressed and cannot save themselves? Discover the intricacies of your gender, body, creativity, origins of thinking, and several other aspects of human intellectual and social life through various interactive sessions and talks.
- Origin of Thinking
- Human Decision Making
- Gender and body
- Creative You
- War and Peace
- Prosperity, Poverty, and Inequality
- Protecting the Planet
Who can Attend?
Camp HSS is open to students in Standards 8-12 with an insatiable curiosity.
To register for the camp, click here.