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Go get Inked! It’s the new cool!

Fifty years ago, tattoos were the hallmark of rebels and social outcasts—bikers, sailors, carnival freaks. But today, your average sorority girl probably has a unicorn on her ankle or a butterfly fluttering on her lower back. Tattoos have been a part of the human experience since the Stone Age and they have dated back to, unbelievably, and as a matter …

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Spoken English Workshop at DM’s College

The art of communicating effectively is a necessity in today’s competitive world. Upholding this view, the English Department of DM’s college of Arts, Science and Commerce, Assagao conducted a 3-day spoken English workshop for the FYBA students. The resource person for the workshop was Priya Almeida. The workshop was an endeavor through which the students could gain proficiency in communication …

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Students Council Installation

Mushtifund Higher Secondary School had their Students Council Installation at Srinivas Sinai Dempo Hall Panaji. Principal Navanath Parulekar, chief guest Pravin Sabnis, senior teacher Sucheta Naik, program in-charge Swati Gaonkar and G S Simran Dhond inaugurated the function by lighting the traditional lamp. The principal introduced the chief-guest to the gathering. The oath taking ceremony commenced with Shama Mahajan the …

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Xtreme salsa with Abhishek Soman

It is indeed a proud moment for Abhishek Soman as the team trained by him secured eight trophies; two gold, four silver, and two bronze in the All Asia Salsa Championship at India International Dance Congress 2014 held in Bangalore from July 11 to July 13. “These students worked rigorously on their technique throughout the year, and for the last …

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I love eating at the Tiger’s den!

By Hyacintha Monteirohe college cafeteria is that one place on campus with which a lot of us have fond memories associated. The cafeteria in my college, Chowgule College, Margao, is called the Tiger’s Den since the tiger is our college mascot. The cafeteria in Chowgule College is not just a place where food is available but also a place where …

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Youth for development

The First ICG-Goa University Essay Competition, ‘Ideas Unleashed’ focused on boosting education, health and income, and displayed critical and original thinking besides offering innovative and creative solutions. Maria Fernandes of NT Kuriocity in conversation with the winners on key points they touched upon in their respective essays What motivated you to take part in this competition? Siddhesh: This competition provided …

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Students Council Inaugurated at Dempo HSS

The inauguration of the Students’ Council of DCT’s Vasantrao Dempo HSS of Arts and Science, Miramar was held on the occasion of Guru Pournima, at Institute Menezes Braganza Hall. Other clubs like the Red Ribbon club, Nandanvan Eco club, Consumer club, NSS unit and Youth Red Cross unit were also inaugurated on the occasion, at the hands of the chief …

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Science Project Exhibition

The students association ‘SEEDS-Stairway Towards Empowering Engineering Dreams to Success’ under the department of Science and Humanities of Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda, organised a two day science project exhibition, showcasing the application of engineering techniques with the real world. The exhibition was put up by the second year students of Don Bosco College of Engineering. The exhibition was …

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Study and Awareness of Wildlife and Environment

SAWE began as an initiative to spread awareness about environment issues and wildlife. Three of the founder members, Shreecharan, Sandesh and Vaishak felt the need that a lot has to be done regarding preventive measures to save wildlife. They were already involved in animal rescue, as members of Animal Rescue Squad. It was their ardent interest to protect environment and …

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Britto’s ‘old boys’ meet

Some seven decades after the school was set up and grew into a prominent institution, alumni of St Britto, the Jesuit-run school at Mapusa, are eager to build contacts with their old classmates and friends. Efforts to build the alumni network since the 1960s, which got a boost during the golden jubilee in the 1990s, are yielding fruit now. A …

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