Arts Forum-Annual Report : 2010-2011

Inauguration:14th September 2010
Objectives:■ To encourage and unearth hidden talents of students at both academic and cultural fronts
■ To organize various competitions to showcase their skills

Committee Members:

President:Dr. Bhavna Motwani
Patron:Prof. Jyotika Ozarkar, Head, Department of Marathi
Chairperson:■ Dr. Pratima Das, Department of English
■ Prof. Nitin Arekar, Department of Marathi
Co-Chairperson:Prof. Vibha Kumar, Head, Department of Geography
Treasurer:Prof. Chandrasheel Tambe, Department of Political Science
Organising Member:Prof. Samuel Wesley, Department of History
Creative Consultant:Dr. Dipesh Karmarkar, Department of Geography

List of Activities:

Kaun Banega Interview Ka Sartaj:Daily Lokmat : Yuva Next, a leading newspaper organization was invited to conduct an interview among students on 01/09/2010. Students of BMM and BA participated.
Inauguration:With Marathi Vangmay Mandal: Akshar, the cultural group of Smt. CHM College, winners of Mumbai University Youth Festival presented a mime and a skit on 14/09/2010.
Tarang:It is organized as a mega festival 3-week intra-college activity this year in collaboration with Marathi Vangmay Mandal from 5th January, 2011 to 22nd January, 2011.
Various activities and the respective prize-winners are listed below:
EventsPrize Winners
Debate CompetitionEnglish/Hindi/Marathi
I – Deepika Adkar, TYBA (Marathi)
II – Abhijit Bansode, FYBA
I – Mamta Madhwani, SYBA
II – Geeta Rupani, SYBA
Test Your GeographyI – Prathamesh Ankalkote, FYBA
II – Sachin Vete, FYBSc
Literary Quiz:
Who Wrote What?
I – Priyanka Sharma
II – Sweta Bhad
I – Meha Khurana
II – Rubina Jose
Mono Acting CompetitionI – Kaushik Inamdfar, FYBSc: D
II – Sneha Salvi, FYBA
Quiz: General KnowledgeI – Vikrant Halkandar, TYBA
II – Raunak Kochiar, FYJC (BSc)
Rangoli CompetitionI – Tanvi Rane, TYBCom
II – Dhwani Mandalik, FYBA
Essay Writing CompetitionHindi
I – Poonam Yadav, FYBA
II – Seetara Yadav, FYBA
I – Sangeeta Ghosh, FYBCom
II – Soma Das, SYBCom
Poetry Recitation CompetitionResults Awaited
Singing CompetitionResults Awaited
Film Screening: ‘An Inconvenient Truth’To Be Yet Screened
■ Prof. Ashwini Gokhale, Prof. Prashant Kelkar, Prof. Bhavna Kelwani, Prof. Jayashree Panikkar, Prof. Ananda Pandhare, Prof. Ritesh Khandare and Prof. Dr. Raghav Mishra judged above activities.
■ The prizes will be given to the winners in the Valedictory Function to be held in February, 2011.
■ All members of the Arts Forum Committee participated and supported all above activities for the successful organization of the above programmes.