Readers' Reverie Literary Club
SPEAK OUT LOUDThe annual Debate competition for the first year students Organized by Readers’ Reverie Literary Club under the aegis of Department of Humanities In association with Students’ Representative Council Readers' Reverie Literary Club under the aegis of Department of Humanities, in association with Students' Representative Council organized the annual debate competition 'SPEAK OUT LOUD' on Friday, 23rd September 2016 in the Seminar Hall of Electronics Department of the college. The dignitaries present on this occasion were Mr. Lalit Maheshwari as the Guest of Honor, Mr. Manmath Deshpande as the judge of the debate competition, Dr. V. H. Asudani Head, Dept. of Humanities and Professor In-charge Reader’s Reverie Literary Club , and Club coordinators Prof. Akanksha Deshpande and Prof. Pratishruti Singh Agrawal. Dr. Satish Mohgaonkar, Dean 2nd shift, and the faculties of Department of Humanities also graced the occasion. A total of 22 finalists were selected out of 100 for the final debate round. The preliminary round for the selection of finalists was an elocution competition. The topic of the debate was 'Riots and Rituals: are both similar?’ Mr.Yash Khandelwal won speaking for the motion & Mr. Raghav Lohit emerged as winner, speaking against the motion. Aditya Tripathi and Chetan Pandey bagged the second position respectively. The main aim of the event was to make the new members of the ‘Literary club’ aware of the debating culture. In the end Prof. Akanksha Deshpande presented the vote thanks.
Judges of the competition
SOL on 23rd Sept 2016 Readers’ Reverie Literary Club was established in association with Department of Humanities in 2013 to promote reading habit among students to facilitate the competence of reading and speaking. Club organises two annual events: Speak out loud, a debate competition for 1st year and Youth Parliament. Wide range of activities are organised by the club for the Literary cup. Dr. V.H. Asudani is the Mentor faculty with Dr. Monika Seth and Ms. Pratishruti Singh as coordinators for the club.
The inter-branch literary cup brought out the orators and the writers showcasing creativity in all forms. Events for the literary cup were organised from 6th Jan 2016 to 25th Jan 2016. Students from UG and PG branches enthusiastically participated in various events of the cup such as debate, elocution, creative writing, Jam, Quiz, etc. Electronics Engineering branch won the Literary cup for this year. Civil Engineering bagged the 2nd position while Computer Science Engineering branch stood 3rd.