Mangaluru, Aug 29: St Agnes College (Autonomous), Mangaluru organised the Intra-collegiate festival of arts ‘Artspire- To be inspired 2019-20’ on 28 August 2019. Students from arts stream showcased their exceptional talents and skills in various competitions. Sr. Dr. Jeswina A.C principal of the college along with Mrs. Shanthi Nazareth dean of Arts and Artspire coordinator and faculty of economics Mr. Derik Dias and vice president of Arts Ms. Sarah Monis lightened the lamp and inaugurated the occasion.
During the inaugural address Sr. Dr. Jeswina A. C told the student to do participate in the events and make use of the opportunities and platforms and bring out the hidden talent. Indigenous culture was the theme of Artspire 2019-20.
There were 10 teams with 12 participants and each team was named after a state. The events varied from declamation, photography, RJ Hunt, stand up comedy, documentary presentation, quiz, PowerPoint presentation, rajneethi- a play on politics, dance and fashion show. Each team was highly competitive. Characters from English literature took life in declamation, emotions spilled out in dance, culture of different state was shown through fashion show, stand up comedy entertained the audience, Rj hunt brings out the best RJ's of college, expressions spoke through photography, rajneethi showcased the real politics, quiz tested the height of knowledge, PowerPoint presentation showed their creativity and presentation skills and documentary on historical place gave life to hard competitions. Team Andra Pradesh became the overall all champions. Team Rajasthan and team Uttar Pradesh secured the runner up. Sr. Carmel Rita administrator of the college gave away the prizes to the winners during the valedictory.
St Agnes college hosts Intra-collegiate arts fest ‘Artspire’