The fourth edition of MediaScope organised by the departments of Journalism and Mass Communication of St Xavier’s College, Mapusa got an enduring response from 11 higher secondary schools across Goa. The event was organised to foster a healthy competitive spirit and to provide an exposure to the world of media.
The chief guest for the inaugural event was actor/producer Rajesh Pednekar, who commended the organisers for providing such experience and urged the youth to make best use of their time. (Fr) principal of St Xavier’s College, Jeronimo D’Silva, welcomed the host of dignitaries and participants from various Higher Secondary schools across Goa.
Over 165 students participated in competitions such as photography, rangoli-fusion, news spoof, MAD ad, news X, quiz, amazing race and dance. Although there was only one winner as the dictum dictates, it was a moral victory for all the participants as well as the organisers as the competition received the positive response.
The chief guest for the valedictory programme, finalist of DID super-mom Cecille Rodrigues, gave away the rolling trophy to the Overall winners of MediaScope 4.0 to Rosary Higher Secondary School, Navelim and runner up trophy to Shri Shantadurga HSS Bicholim.