13Feb/19

GBM dated 6th Feb, 2019

The GBM started with the presidential address. She told about recent CBI news regarding Mamta Banerjee. Then there was an experience sharing session from Rtr. Shubham who got an internship in Atlas Copco.
Moving on, the GBM was handed over to the club service team.

The team names were:

  1. Loog:
    Loog is a line of guitars designed to make it fun and easy to play music. They come with an app that gets kids playing songs on day one
  2. Sphero:
    Sphero is a spherical robot designed by Sphero, previously Orbotix. It is a white polycarbonate ball, capable of rolling around under the control of a smartphone or tablet.
  3. Tegu:
    Tegu is the largest species of tegu lizard. They are an omnivorous species which inhabits the tropical rainforests, savannas, and semi-deserts of east and central South America. Tegus have unusually high intelligence and can also be house-broken.
  4. Tinybop:
    It is an award-winning studio of designers, engineers, and artists building educational apps for kids.

The first session was a public speech given by Rtr. Susmit and Rtr. Riya on the topic INTERIM BUDGET.

Following that, Rtr. Sonali took the game “Saving is earning” in which teams had to make a budget from the amount provided to them.
After that, there was another activity taken by Rtr. Raj named “You are the best” in which a typical personality was given to teams and they had to come up with an ideal personality. The personality was like an engineering student, hostel manager, coach, doctor, etc

The last session was a group discussion. Topics were “can government control petrol prices or not” and  “demonetization”. The judges for group discussion were Rtr. Shraddha and Rtr. Akshay. In the end, everyone got acquainted with the necessities to have a good performance in general discussion.

The GBM ended with the President’s order.

03Feb/19

GBM Dated 30th Jan, 2019

The CSD team introduced the theme of GBM which was ‘Skill Development’. 

The first session was Time Management. In this session, teams were asked to prepare a time table for the student who does the following activity other than college schedule :-
1. In order to have good understanding of subjects he has 2 hours of morning coaching class.
2. In order to take care of his health he has time for sports, yoga and meditation.
3. To develop professional skills he has clubs for it which accounts for 1 hour 30 min during evening time.
Time table for the concerned topic was performed by one SE member and one FE member. It was concluded that time for a specific activity may vary from person to person as some are early birds whereas other being night owl.

The second session was an activity named Hungman, in this activity words were given to one member from their team and he was told to use any kinds of hint such that the word should be obtained from team members, this session helped to add 3 new words to everyone’s vocabulary  namely:- Bemuse, Abrasion, Eminent .

The third session was based on Blood Donation Camp .It was named as Facts and myths, wherein the teams had to make an enactment regarding the myths and facts of donating blood. This activity was conducted to make awareness regarding the facts of blood donation.

The fourth session was Present it well. The activity was based on tackling the real life problems. The task was to present those bitter things in such a way that it would seem to be fruitful also the purpose of telling truth would be completed.

Before concluding the GBM feedbacks from members attending GBM were taken.

 

31Jan/19

GBM Dated 23 Jan, 2019

The GBM started with the President’s order. Everyone was excited as it was the mega event lauch GBM. After the secretarial announcement, President asked Rotaractors as well as the FE’s to share their experiences regarding the event Treasure Hunt.

After the experience sharing, there was a price distribution for winners of Treasure Hunt. Later on, there was a felicitation of core committee members who worked hard and contrived Treasure Hunt for 2019.

Then President handovered the dais to the core committee of mega event. The public speech was given by Rtr. Ajay and Rtr. Kaustubh on the topic of U.S. Shutdown which was the current burning topic in U.S.A..

The team names were:

1.WIPO Convention: The WIPO Convention is the multilateral treaty that established the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

2.Basel Convention: Basel Convention, is an international treaty that was designed to reduce the movements of hazardous waste between nations, and specifically to prevent transfer of hazardous waste from developed to less developed countries (LDCs).

3.Hague Hijacking Convention: The Hague Hijacking Convention (formally the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft) is a multilateral treaty by which states agree to prohibit and punish aircraft hijacking.

4.CITES: CITES (also known as the Washington Convention) is a multilateral treaty to protect endangered plants and animals.

The first session was taken in the context of Financial Literacy. In that, teams were provided with a virtual amount of 50,000 RS and they had to invest it according to the news in a market. The objective of the activity was to make members aware about the need of financial literacy in the day-to-day life.

Follwed by this, there was a session on Quiz comprising the G.K.

Moving on, event under Community Service Avenue, Blood Donation Camp was announced by Rtr.Akshay Gaykwad for the semester.

The most awaited time had came. The excitement in Rotaractors reached to the peak. The mega event released with astounding teaser video named as COUNTRY CLOCK …The new dawn or a dark age. The aim of the event is to make students financially and politically literate.

The GBM ended with the President’s order.

 

 

 

31Jan/19

Treasure Hunt 2019

The most awaited day came, for which everyone was excited to crack the brainstorming puzzles.

Participants of the treasure hunt gathered near library steps at 8.30 am. They were divided into five different teams. For each team 2 or 3 mentors were assigned. Team mentors gathered their team at different spots near library steps to decide the tagline for their respective teams.

Gathering the participants, team mentors introduced themselves to the team and asked participants also to introduce themselves to the other teammates.

Team names were as follows:

  1. Cyber saviors
  2. Digital warriors
  3. The next level players
  4. Team supreme
  5. Invincible

After deciding the tagline for each team, mentors gave them the 1st puzzle whose answer was leading to the beginning point of the treasure hunt. The clues were designed as per the tagline of the treasure hunt- “simple! complicated! simply complicated!!”. At every point, teams were supposed to solve the puzzles and get the next clue which would lead them to the next location. Though some of the clues were complicated ones, with teamwork and proper guidance of the team leaders, teams succeeded to move one step closer to the final treasure.

After completing half of the story, all the teams gathered near library steps for the delicious refreshment. Having the refreshment, participants were excited for the battle of finding the final treasure.

In the second half, the theme was digital detox. According to the theme, participants were not allowed to use any electronic device. The motto of the theme was to make the participants understand the harms of excessive use of electronic gadgets. In the second part, they had to perform five different activities which would lead them to the final clue.

In the quest, team Supreme had the last laugh. The President congratulated everyone and the treasure hunt ended with a bright smile on everyone’s face.