Here comes the months of February and march and DU colleges are set to organize their college festivals, a social media is brimming with posters, information and what not .Hoarding advertising a certain fest, this is a time to let your Creative talents unleash.
The best part about college life, aside from the freedom, friends and food is the fest organized every year. Department fest is the best way to interact with the people around who belong to the same field and share same interest. From food to competition to myriad games, they have something for everyone.
Mathematics department of Miranda house is quiet famous for organizing their department fest with full of enthusiasm, and this year too history repeats “ORIGIN-2014” was a grand success conducted on the 25th and 26th of March.
The fest began with lighting of lamp by Dr. Manjari Shrivastava, Dr. Lalita dhar and the president Shrishti Sharma followed by lecture on financial mathematics and its applications by Dr. Amber Habib who has done his MS mathematics from IIT Kanpur and PhD from University of California and currently working as the Director of Institute for Innovation and Invention with Mathematics and IT.
Around 2:30 event mock stock by Bombay Stock Exchange was organized and winning teams were:
First position -Pranay Goel (SRCC), Siddhant garg (SRCC)
Second position -Rishabh Jain (CVS),Akshay Goel(CVS)
It started with trivia quiz, winners for the same were
First position -Meghana and Neha (Miranda house)
Second position -Prerna (Hindu) and Akshay (Hansraj)
Followed by paper presentation and winners for the same was Mehnoor from Miranda house. The fest concluded with fun events like Pictionary , comic crazy and scavenger hunt.
Students participated with lot of enthusiasm and exhibited team spirit. The head of the department Dr.Manjari Shrivastava and other teachers wholeheartedly congratulated the participants and winner for the fest for keeping the spirits of the college alive and hoped they would continue in future too at higher levels.