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.
The Bhawanipur Premiere League Tournament 2017 opening ceremony was held on February 12, 2017 from 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm in the College Turf. A total of 400 students were observed in the BPL opening ceremony.
J.D. Birla Institute –Department of Management organised their fest, Invictus 2017. This was the third consequent year the fest was held from 11th February to 12th with it’s Sports events held before hand on 6th, 7th and 8th February. It constituted of various events from Iron man related to weight training, sports such as basketball & volley ball to management and literary events like best manager, Entrepreneurship, Football Manager, PR/HR, Just A Minute, Extempore etc.
Workshop on TEDx.
A workshop on TEDx was organised in the college on February 8, 2017. The idea was to help gain essential knowledge about the importance of such an organisation and how the students in Kolkata could help invent a TED branch in Kolkata.
February 9, 2017
The Bhawanipur Education Society College,
“Arth-Unearth” first ever Economics fest of The Bhawanipur College was held on February 9, 2017 at the college premises. A platform for students from colleges across the city to explore the economic realm outside of textbooks and supply-demand graphs, to move out of the conventional ways of learning and apply classroom erudition to the practical world.The Fest encompasses a plethora of events.