The Consulting Club at Manipal conducted its first event, Case on Point, on 12th March. The event uniquely catered to students interested in the financial and business sector by teaching the art of case studying, required to pursue this field.
IOSD organised an interactive tech-talk session between the students and Miri Rodriguez, the global head of Internship at Microsoft. The students were briefed on the nuances of working in the corporate world and the various opportunities available to them at Microsoft. The importance of empathy in a workspace was also stressed upon by the speaker as she interacted with the audience.
ESoM held a workshop in collaboration with Samnidhy on February 7, 2020 with the intention of educating the audience on Industry and Market Analysis. The event touched upon all the basics and while the topics were quite dry, the end of the workshop saw participants wanting more.
The need of the hour in today’s younger generation is innovation. Utilizing their engineering prowess to application, several teams came up with thrifty and prolific ideas to help society.
Blank 101 organised a well-structured workshop on public speaking where they untangled the intricacies that are involved in delivering a speech.
On 2nd February, PyData Manipal held a Developer Sprint to help people learn the basics of code development and maintainence. With informative talks from two robust personalities, followed by a session of working on open source projects of reputed organisations, this event proved fruitful for everyone involved.
The Career Development Centre recently organised ‘Written Word’, an engaging workshop by Ms Vidya Suresh on CV and SOP writing. The workshop tackled the daunting task of preparing a CV and SOP with refreshing humour and candour. Students left with renewed confidence, no longer afraid of facing a blank white screen.
The use of drones has evolved quickly over the past few years, and now, anyone can own and legally operate their very own vehicle. In this workshop, DRONAID helped students build their skill set to design and manoeuvre a drone.
RedX Manipal organised the Triathlon 2020 on 2nd February—an event that gave the fitness enthusiasts of Manipal an unparalleled adrenaline rush as they swam, cycled, and ran across the campus.
The MIT Sports Club conducted an Open Swimming Tournament for students of all years on 28th January. It saw participants putting on a tough fight, with almost all races concluding with close finishes.