Galaxy – the alumni association of GHS-IMR organized 7th National Alumni Meet- CONFLUENCE-2016 on December 3, 2016. The campus was abuzz with nostalgic memories of alumni and the excitement of the students. The event witnessed participation of alumni of the last 21 years.
The program began on a musical node with guitar performance by Anshul after which the anchors Bharkha and Prabhanshu welcomed the audience with open heart to the scintillating evening full of songs, dance and enjoyment. The Director Dr. (Prof.) Rakesh Premi along with president of alumni association Mr. Sumit Raghunath lighted the Ceremonial lamp along with the Saraswati Vandana.
Dr. (Prof.) Rakesh Premi, Director GHS-IMR in his speech said, “It is such an exciting and nostalgic feeling to welcome you all here and interact. All of you have been a pillar of strength in making GHS-IMR a great place to learn.”
Mr. Sumit Raghunath, President Alumni committee, DGM Marketing Jagran Prakashan Limited in his address said, “It is a great pleasure to address you all on this auspicious occasion of our alumni reunion. A day like this is very important as it gives us the opportunity to meet with many of our friends after a long time. Reunions like these enable an alumnus to meet each other and familiarize himself with the developments in life of his fellow alumnus, and his alma mater.”
Soon the nimble feet of audience were tapping to the dance tunes set by the group dance performance of Prabhanshu, Ujjwala, Shreya, Kanica and Vanshika on peppy numbers like “Wakhra swag” and “Cheap thrills”. Further, Prabhanshu and Deepak conducted a friendly and meaningful interaction session where the alumnus shared experience of their college and professional life. During the session, one of the alumni quoted “Enjoy your work thoroughly. If you don’t wake up every morning with a spring in your step, relook at your work, you are in the wrong job.” This was the most resounding of many valuable messages that came out in this interaction session.
The hilarious skit performed by Palak, Akshay, Rachit, Kanica, Samrat, Anmol, Prabhanshu, Izhar, Suraj, Asim, Sanjana revived the beautiful memories of the alumnus.
The solo singing performance by Vanshika mesmerized the audience. A hilarious comedy bout by Deepak and Upkar made the crowd burst into laughter.
It was followed by a scintillating dance performance by Shubhi, Barkha, Surabhi, Rakshika, Khushi, Jai, Gaurav on the songs “Girls like to swing”.
The winners of Distinguish Alumni Award, 2016 were Mr. Deepak Agarwal ( 1997-99 batch alumnus) – Chief executive office , Kotak Mahindra (UK) Ltd., Dubai , UAE and Mr. Subodh Agarwal , ( 1997-99 batch alumnus) Vice President , Citi Corp Services India Pvt. Ltd., Gurgaon .
An interesting contest named Golden Memory Pic contest also took place whose winners were Shyamal Roy 1996-98 batch, Satyam Mehra 2011-13 batch, Arpit Kapoor 2012-14 batch, Nikhil Nigam 2013-15 batch and Payal Gupta 2014-16 batch.
The alumni, along with their family, participated in various games and other entertaining activities conducted by Deepak, Sanya, Sanjana, Izhar, Palak . The event concluded with the vote of thanks by Mr. Kunwar Milind Singh, Chairperson-Galaxy, GHS-IMR. The program ended with sumptuous dinner consisting of mouth watering dishes.