Monday , 24 September 2018

Kurio City

Summers can be fun too

The summer holidays have begun and after the stress and toils of the exams and the whole academic year, it is now time for students to relax and have some fun. Most have planned their itinerary for the holidays and those who haven’t; there are loads of different activities that are on offer. From summer camps to outstation trips, students ... Read More »

Let your passion guide your way

Keri based Priya Dalvi, a GEC, Farmagudi graduate who is currently working with a software company in Pune launched her first book ‘What about Passion?’ a non-fiction book featuring stories of 12 young engineers who took up creative/non-engineering careers. Eleven of these stories are about graduates of GEC. NT KURIOCITY finds out more RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT KURIOCITY With the ... Read More »

Break away from your insecurities

KIMBERLY DIAS Hi Kimberly, I want to know how to interact with my classmates in a way that causes me less stress and effort. I don’t want to upset them or displease them in any way. How do I treat my classmates with kindness and respect so that it eliminates gossip and ill feelings from them towards me? I fear ... Read More »

Study tour to Mysore and Ooty

NT KURIOCITY With the objective of providing students with a special and different learning experience, the BBA department of Don Bosco College, Panaji organised a 5-day study tour to Mysore and Ooty as a part of their academic program. 75 students and 5 teachers were part of this tour. After reaching Mysore, the group proceeded to Ooty through Bandipur and ... Read More »

Students compete in inter-college cooking and bed-making competition

NT KURIOCITY With the objective of providing students an opportunity to experience in the hospitality industry while showcasing their talent in an extraordinary way, Goa Marriott Resort and Spa organised an inter-college cooking and bed-making competition on the theme ‘To the Journey’. The competition was open to all the colleges saw participants from IHM, Porvorim, V M Salgaocar Institute of ... Read More »

St Michael’s Anjuna held its annual sports meet

NT KURIOCITY St Michael’s Convent High School, Anjuna-Vagator held its annual sports meet on the theme ‘Body achieves what Mind Believes’. The meet started with an invocation prayer, followed by a theme song especially composed for the day. Chief Guest, minister for Water Resources, Fisheries, Legal metrology Vinod Palyekar unveiled the logo and declared the sports meet open. The colourful ... Read More »

GVM’S Nelly Joildo Aguiar HSS wins State Netball Champion

NT KURIOCITY GVMS Nelly Joildo Aguiar Higher Secondary School, Farmagudi emerged as State Netball Champion (both girls and boys team) in inter higher secondary championship organised by the Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs. GVMS HS team defeated PESHS team with 27-14 score in the finals held at Nehru Stadium Fatorda. Boys team comprised of Mangesh Pawar, Zaheer Mirabhai, Manjunath ... Read More »

1930 Vasco begins wish list screening

NT KURIOCITY 1930 Vasco and K Sera Sera Miniplex have gone a step forward to give movie lovers the facility of screening movies that they enjoy watching most. The movies that have been screened earlier will be re-screened, if there is a demand from the people at 1930 Vasco. Little kids of class One and class Two of St Joseph’s ... Read More »

VVA observes World Autism Day

NT KURIOCITY Vidya Vikas Academy (VVA), Margao observed World Autism Day also known as ‘The Light it up Blue Campaign’. On the occasion, the students from the Life Skill Resource Room showcased their unique talents through rhythmic songs and dances. The programme commenced with a short prayer service followed by a hymn for which the autistic students assisted in playing ... Read More »

Conscious Fashion Versus Fashion Conscious

NINOSHKA ALVARES-DELANEY April 24 is observed as ‘Fashion Revolution Day’, and the week of the same date is known as ‘Fashion Revolution Week’. Fashion Revolution is a global movement calling for greater ethics, sustainability and transparency in the fashion industry. Fashion Revolution Day commemorates the anniversary of the2013 Rana Plaza building collapse in Bangladesh, when nearly 1133 people died and ... Read More »