Monday, June 1, 2009

The first time the recently started Department of Manipal University the Department of Engineering got together to organized a technology Fest Technovanza’09 on 7th May, 2009. The event had a number of competitions and games which received a huge amount of participation as the competitions were innovative and required an immense amount of hard work and creativity. The competitions included Graffiiti, where each student was asked to pint their best on topics related to the environment and world peace, a competition where imaginations went wild and each student put in their best. The next was a quiz which attracted a mass audience with interesting questions to be answered. Some new, different and interesting competitions of the event were Model Making of Burj Dubai where students made models of Burj Dubai out of Thermocol. A truly imaginative and exciting game was Boat Making where the students were asked to show their creativity by making boats using milk bottles. This was not all Car Assembly was one competition which required technical skills where the students were given a toy ca and asked to dissemble and reassemble their toy cars. The biggest attraction of the day that had teachers and students shouting with enthusiasm on a famous game called counter strike and DOTA. The participants were given certificates and the winning teams were given gift vouchers worth Dhs.200 and prizes worth Dhs.3000.The judges comprised of the faculty for both Manipal and Mahatma Gandhi University. The main sponsors for the event were Al Marai
Posted by Meesha Kapoor