After a long vacation, everyone came with lot of enthusiasm for the First GBM of the Semester. Everyone was overwhelmed and keen to meet each other and was in full of joy and were eager to share their experiences with others. BE’S who got placed in various companies shared their experience. Rtr.Sameer who scored well in CAT also shared his experience.
The team names were as follows:
1)DERAIL: Cause (a train or tram) to leave its tracks accidentally.
2)ACQUIESCE: Accept something reluctantly but without protest
3)BAUBLE: A small, showy trinket or decoration.
4)INGRATIATE: Bring oneself into favour with someone by flattering or trying to please them.
The First session was a public speech from by Rtr Saurabh and Rtr Akshay on the topic “How do organizations work”. They described the principles which are abided by successful organizations. Threw light on the reasons; why do organization fail to succeed? Inspirational examples were also stated in the speech.
Next game was Take sweet, Talk sweet and it was named in accordance with the upcoming festival Makar Sankranti which refers to both a specific solar day in the Hindu calendar and a Hindu festival in reference to deity Surya (sun) that which is observed in January every year. In Maharashtra, on this day people exchange multi-coloured halwa and til-gul laadoo. In the game volunteers from each team were given a situation that they are commented by his/her friend which embarrassed him/her or hurt him/her and in return now volunteers have to reply to it in a sweet manner. Everyone smartly answered the questions.
Next game was Flash, as the name suggests everyone was shown with some pictures for few seconds and then each has to recall, recollect, put a namespace to the characters or the scenarios shown in the pictures and make a link between them and form a story followed by presenting it on the dais.
At last, the Treasure Hunt committee was introduced by the President.