By OUR STAFF REPORTER
Dehradun, 17 Nov: Uttaranchal Institute of Management, Uttaranchal University, organised a Mega Fest, titled ‘FESTLA 2k19’ with great fanfare on 16 November in the UIM campus. An Alumni Meet was also conducted on the side. The event comprised various academic, cultural and sports activities managed by their respective independent teams.
MLA Munna Singh Chauhan was the Chief Guest t the event. Chancellor Jitender Joshi felicitated the Chief Guest. Prof (Dr) NK Joshi (Vice Chancellor) , Dr Abhishek Joshi (Director SA & IT Services) and the Deans/Directors of all colleges and other dignitaries were also present on the occasion.
Prof (Dr) Pradeep Suri, quoting the proverb, ‘You Teach me I will forget, You Show me I may remember, You Involve me I will never forget’, said that students’ involvement in the activities was most important for their career and life goals. He also mentioned that just like Portfolio King which was taken to the next level this year, Super Six would also be upgraded next year.
Various clubs organised their events during the Mega Fest. The Finance Club organised a 3-day flagship event named ‘The Portfolio King’, an Investment Strategy Game aimed at enhancing portfolio building skill of the students. More than 40 teams from across India participated. He also appreciated the services of Chandan Bhatt, an MCA student, who developed the related software in a mere 20 days. Various other academic, cultural and sports activities: Super 6, ?SHMAAYAN, Codex, Blog Development, Rangoli, Face Painting, Poster Making, Cricket, Chess, Table Tennis were also organised.
The day concluded with the Valedictory Ceremony in the presence of Jitendra Joshi, Prof (Dr) NK Joshi and Dr Abhishek Joshi. The winners of all the events were awarded Trophies and Certificates. Prof (Dr) Pradeep Suri proposed the Vote of Thanks.