I.T.S UG campus organized an Online Cultural Fest “SPARK FIESTA-2021" for 11th and 12th Standard students on June 7 & 8, 2021.
The event aimed to provide a platform to the students from various schools to flourish and unveil their talent. There were 12 different activities for the students in the online mode. The activities included a Video documentary Competition, Youth Parliament, Antakshari, Tap the Court (Debate), Bhujo toh Jane, and Fashion Show/Fancy Dress Competition Instrumental, Poetry, Admad Show, Poster making, Dance competition & Business Plan.
More than 1200+ students from 35 cities of different states like Delhi, Noida, Ghaziabad, Kanpur, Varanasi, Meerut, Modinagar, Jammu, Lucknow etc. got registered and participated.
The event was inaugurated on 7 June ‘2021 by Dr. Sunil Kr Pandey - Director (IT & UG) at I.T.S Ghaziabad and Prof. Nancy Sharma – Vice Principal (UG), I.T.S Ghaziabad.
In the beginning Prof. Nancy Sharma – Vice-Principal (UG), I.T.S Ghaziabad briefed about the objective and importance of this event. She stated that I.T.S UG Campus has a strong bond and connection with various schools, and has always provided opportunities and avenues for students' overall development. She discussed that at I.T.S UG Campus's,various initiatives are taken , which include Industry Visits, Workshops, Training Programs, Job Oriented Certificate Programs, and Excellent Placements, among others.
Dr. Sunil Kr Pandey, Director (IT & UG), in his address, congratulated students and stated that while winning an event is important, coming forward and daring to participate, compete, and let the best come out is even more important. He also spoke about the Quality of Education and how all accrediting agencies, including NAAC, NBA, and NIRF, have recognized I.T.S Ghaziabad efforts, and how various Academic, Co-curricular, and Extracurricular Activities create an ideal environment for students.
I.T.S UG Clubs & Societies Conveners briefed about the existing clubs & their activities at the institute, which was followed by the cultural performances of the students of the I.T.S through their Dance and music videos.
After Inaugural Ceremony fest began with 6 activities like Video Documentary Competition, Youth Parliament, Antakshari, Tap the Court (Debate), Bhujo toh Jane, and Fashion Show/Fancy Dress Competition.
On 8 June’2021 the competition started with the activities namely, Instrumental, Poetry, ADMAD Show, Poster Making, Dance & Business Plan competition. The fest concluded with an online Valedictory Ceremony in the evening with flying colors, energy & enthusiasm.
Sri Arpit Chadha, Vice Chairman, I.T.S- The Education Group addressed the students. He said the intent of hosting this kind of event online came based on the inference that efforts should be made to organize extracurricular initiatives as a tool to overcome the academic pressure and mental anxieties experienced by students in the COVID- 19 Pandemic.
Dr. Sunil Kr Pandey, Director (IT & UG), said such kind of event creates a platform where great minds meet and exchange innovative ideas. It is a strong effort towards recognizing and supporting the young talent.
Prof. Nancy Sharma – Vice-Principal (UG), I.T.S Ghaziabad extended her best wishes to all winners and appreciated the participants’ efforts. She also congratulated the Faculty & student team of the I.T.S UG campus for conducting such a spectacular event.
The top 3 Winners of each event were awarded Certificate of Merit and Attractive Cash Prizes. The performance of participants in all the activities will be evaluated by External and Internal judges. Participants from different activities were awarded participation certificates.