Assortment of creative & informative Club Activities @GLBIMR

Assortment of creative & informative Club Activities @GLBIMR

GLBIMR Clubs are very ardently organizing multiple activities every week. GLBIMR’s Nature Club organized, “The Nature Photography Competition”, on the theme: “International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer”, on September 16, 2017. 59 students of PGDM Batches 2016-18 & 2017-19 participated in the event and submitted the original photographs of landscapes, wildlife and plants. Faculty Coordinator, Dr. Harsh Pratap Singh, led the whole activity. The judges of the event were Dr. Anand Rai and Dr Chandan Medatwal, who evaluated the entries on the basis of three parameters i.e. Creativity, Technical Excellence, and Uniqueness of Picture. 

The winner of the contest was Rahul Kumar Singh (PGDM 2017-19), who bagged the ‘Best Picture Award’, while the runners-up award was shared by Raj Kumar Sahani , Divyanshu Agarwal, Mritunjay Kumar and Abhinav Srivastav. 

Concurrently on this day, the Creativity Club of GLBIMR: Thinking Hats, organized “????”. “????”, which means brainstorming, was conceptualized and steered by, Ms. Parul Yadav, the faculty coordinator of Thinking Hats. The activity was distinctly categorized into two rounds, viz
ROUND 1 – Outside the Box
The first round Outside the Box was a Question-Answer round. A Question was shown and the participants had to give creative, out of the box answer.
ROUND 2 – Bend It Shape It
In the second round, each team was given a unique prop, which they had to use in an innovative manner.

21 teams participated in the activity, wherein the judges, Dr. Anand Rai & Ms Radhika had a tough time deciding the winners. The winners were as follows: 
1st Prize -Rahul Rout , Ravi KantTiwari and Shubham Pathak
1st runners-up – Kajal Kumari , Mohit Kumar, Chirag Mendiratta and Suresh Kumar
2nd runners-up – Divyanshu Aggarwal, Ishan Mudghal, Naveen Pratap Singh and Dipanjan Ghosh

The winners of both the club activities were later conferred with certificates, by Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR & Dr. Bindu Gupta, Professor, Institute of Management & Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad, who is a member of the Academic Advisory Board of GLBIMR. Dr. Makkar congratulated the winners and also shared that the advantages of participating in these activities are multiple, she emphasized that these activities help students in learning social skills, relationship-building, time management, commitments, developing self esteem & also exploring a plethora of interests. GLBIMR focuses on, developing intellectual, personal, emotional and social skills, students need to live, learn and work in a rapidly globalizing world. This, in turn, helps them to do better academically and be better prepared for the next stage in their life.