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Campus Corner

‘Unmaad 2009’

An explosion of talents The Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIMB) is all set to host its annual fest, Unmaad 2009, for students from across the world, from October 2 to 4. Unmaad 2009 will see workshops and contests, not to mention a professional
performance by Shankar Ehsaan Loy.

With a GlobeTrotter mascot, the fest seeks to exemplify the phenomenon that is globalisation — the theme being The World is Bangalore. Seeking to bring together different cultures on a world stage, Unmaad 2009 will have participants from over 400 colleges.

Workshops in theatre, pottery, martial arts and movie-making will entertain those who are not watching or participating in myriad contests. Workshops in salsa and Bollywood dancing will be conducted by instructors from the Shiamak Davar Institute of Performing Arts. The three days of Unmaad will feature contests in music, drama, dance, fine arts and literary events.

Some of the best professional rock bands in the country will be participating in the B-School of Rock competition on October 3. Other mega-contests include the personality competition Mr and Ms Unmaad. On October 3, IIM will host the melodious trio of Shankar Ehsaan Loy.

Freshers’ Day 

Freshers’ Day at the MS Ramaiah College of Hotel Management is always a day that is anticipated with great joy. This year, the theme Desi Beats, had the students in strange attire that added to the merriment and laughter all around.

An expert panel of judges, comprising students of the higher classes, revelled in putting the participants through several tasks and rounds of questions that tested the wit, communication, attitude and the sportive spirit.

Out of all the freshers, who vied with each other to be chosen Mr and Ms Fresher, the ones who walked away with the interesting and ingenious crowns were Saad Pasha and Beauti Gogoi.

There was also an award for the Best and Most Hilarious Attire, that went to Prerana and Arayam. The staff and students of the college enjoyed a hearty meal at the end of the day.

Is there any event or festival happening in your college? Do let us know in advance by writing in brief about the nature of the event, date and time. You can also send the post event release and pictures.  Write to dhmetro@   

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