Sangamitra and Paisa Vasool events at Campus
The most awaited event for all budding entrepreneurs at Great Lakes – Paisa Vasool organized by the Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship committee happened between August 29 and 30 at Great Lakes campus. There was around 64 stalls setup around the campus.
Some of the interesting stalls set by the students were ‘Secret Whispers’ where one could anonymously deliver secret messages to anyone in the campus, ‘Treasure Hunt’ where the winners got four times the registered amount, ‘Tarot Oracle’ offering palmistry and tarot card reading, ‘Props and Poses’ where Great Lakers posed with fun props for pictures, ‘Tattoo Parlour’ and ‘Nail Art’ centers. There were several food stalls which were thronged by Great Lakers throughout the event.
Some of the highlights of the event this year:
- Revenues increased by 52% compared to last year on a pro-rated basis
- Revenue grossed 5.57 lacs in about 50 hours as compared to 4.4 lacs in 60 hours last year
- 70% businesses - broke even and made profits
Sangamitra cultural fest:
The annual cultural fest of Great Lakes “Sangamitra” was held on the 20th of August at Great Lakes amphitheater. A series of cultural events were lined up for the evening and students participated with great enthusiasm.
Organized by the events committee, Sangamitra is an event to welcome the first-year students to Great Lakes campus in the most kaleidoscopic manner possible. This year’s event was filled with vibrant colors, mellifluous voices, enthralling moves and foot-tapping music.
From Bhangra to Bollywood dance, the event had it all. Stand-up comedy and a stunning fashion show wowed the audience. The evening drew to a close with a special buffet and a DJ using his turntables to electric effect.