The Bhawanipur Theatre Festival
The first THEATRE FESTIVAL of BESC portrayed various flares of intriguing pastiche of exemplary theatre art. In this two day event organised on 27th and 28th of February ‘The Bhawanipur Education Society College’ celebrated the power of theatre where myriad imaginative and creative souls hailing from various colleges of Kolkata were given a golden opportunity to socially showcase their unique acting skills . The theatre festival started off at 10:00 a.m. at the Concept Hall with a heart-warming welcome address presented by Dean of student affairs – BESC, Prof.Dilip Shah.This was followed up by the felicitation of The Chief Guest- Ms. Usha Ganguly. The Student Coordinator for this event was Argha Banerjee –from the College Enact Collective and the winner for Boardroom drama, short film making, nukkad natak and mono acting as well as the first runner up of Stage Play.
BPLT – Bhawanipur Premier League Tournament, inaugurated on 17th February, 2017 witnessed90 teams and 540 students registering for the Tournament.
The knockout round continued for 10 days among these 90 teams, after which the Quarterfinals were held on the penultimate day, and the Grand finals on 22nd February, 2017.
17th February 2017
–The Bhawanipur Education Society College
On 17th February 2017 at 4:30pm the 6th Floor auditorium of the college witnessed a MOCK Annual General Meeting. Under the supervision of the Dean of Students Affairs Prof Dilip Shah along with the students of the BBA & B.Com Department Role played the entire event and organised it.
The BESC family arranged for a student’s trip on 3 rd of Feb – 9 th Feb, 2017 to Himachal Pradesh with an array of hill stations welcomes you take a nap in the lap of Mother Nature. It’s really the heaven on the earth? Yes, its home to the most scenic mountain towns and resorts, the region is also well known for its trekking, climbing and skiing areas. Beyond the emerald green meadows and evergreen forests, Himachal Pradesh holds a destiny where the horizon is said to be celestial. Moored in between the lofty mountains, Himachal Pradesh at one breathe, is one such destinations in India where your vacation finds the supernal definition of nature at its best.
The BESC Debating Society (DEBSOC) hosted a Spell Bee Qualifier Round on 16th February, 2017 at the Society Hall in the 2nd floor of the College. The Organizing Committee Member and Coordinator of Spell Bee Competition, Chahat Mishra, gave the opening speech on how a Spell Bee Competition is conducted and commenced the contest at 10.30am. The competition was held as a selection round for Inter College Spell Bee Competitions and a qualification round for a State Level Spell Bee Competition, which The BESC DEBSOC shall be hosting very soon.
At 1:30pm, as VIRUS walked on to the stage of the banquet hall a select crowd of about 150 people stood up, clapped, cheered and applauded this multi talented personality. Mr. Irani began by few instances to connect with the crowd and swiftly moved on to a PowerPoint presentation through which he took the entire Young India down the memory lane into his childhood, his failures, his supports, his small joys and how he ultimately turned into a waiter, photographer, ran a food shop and finally how he could make it to theatre and then into films. His two hours talk was loaded with humour and emotions and some value learnings. Finally his session ended with a famous song titled “ my way” of Frank Sinatra which Mr.Irani sang, to a pre-recorded karaoke. The entire hall was awestruck and speechless, as the session came to an end.
A Model United Nations (MUN) workshop organized by the Assembly of Nations took place in the 6th floor auditorium on 7th February, 2017. The guests invited to converse over the panel discussion were Mr. Iman Kalyan Lahiri, international Relations Department, Jadavpur University and Mrs. Ajitha Menon, Political Economy Advisor, British Deputy High Commission, Kolkata. The moderator of the workshop was Mr. Alif Hussain from KIIT University, Bhubaneshwar. Professor Dilip Shah, Dean of the Students Affairs felicitated them and spoke about the beginning of MUN in the college.
A workshop on Family Managed Business was held on February 11th in the Concept Hall of the College from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. The event was anchored by Prof. Parimal Merchant, Director Global FMB, SP Jain School of Global Management.
The Bhawanipur Education Society College organised a two days workshop on self defence on 16th and 17th of February,2017 from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon. On 16th Feb it was being held at the Turf. Our respected Dean, Prof. Dilip Shah, welcomed Shihan Anil Kumar Ram (6th Dan Black Belt from Japan) and presented him with a token of appreciation. Prof. Meenakshi Chaturvedi gave a brief introduction about him to the students. With the assistance of Sensei Puja Yadav (1st Dan Black Belt from Japan) and Sensei Pratik Seal(3rd Dan Black Belt) , he conducted the self defence workshop with around 30 Be-ites who came to attend the workshop.
The Bhawanipur Beacon – Umang Edition.