COLOSSEUM



Colosseum, the most awaited event of College of Technology, Pantnagar was recently held on 25th to 27th March. It is the national level technical fest where brains of the new generation engineers from all over the country speak. The two noble social causes supported by it were "Education for all" and "Save Tigers". The fest proved to be an excellent platform for promotion of these two causes.

This intercollegiate fest comprised of the technical events as well as informal events. The events conducted were categorized as Central events, Branch events, Literary events and Attractions. Central events included N.A.T.I.O.N.S.- the mock parliamentary session; Abhivyakti- the paper presentation competition; Aurum- the personality hunt contest; Kurukshetra- the LAN gaming competition; Chakravyu- the treasure hunt; Mccoy- the VJ Hunt; Jugat- the assembling and disassembling of machine parts; Inspire India- a step to awake the new generation of India; Sanrachna- the model making contest and Ranbhumi-the robotics competition.

Similarly, all the branch chapters organized their respective events viz. Electro art, Code 4 Gates, Pro concoct, Lord of the Codes, Junkyard Wars, Tracksion, i-bridge, Brillare, Web o Mania. In Informals different fun games were organized for all the students for relishing the technical environment with a flavour of fun. Events like Bizczar- the business presentation; Iconoclasm- the case study and X-quiz it- the quiz competition gave students an opportunity to show there literary talents.

After the busy day of performing in different events, the attractions were there to refresh the minds. The beautiful and innovative journey of first day was summoned with a hilarious comedy by Nitin Gupta the renowned slapstick comedian popularly known as 'RIVALDO'. He left the audience brimming with mirth and laughter. CALYPSO, the DJ Night shoved the crowd into rampant excitement. The most awaited and enthralling was CORROBOREE, the celeb nite. This time it was graced by 'INDIAN OCEAN', the fusion band from Kolkata. They rocked the atmosphere of College of Technology, Pantnagar and mesmerized the students with their awesome performance. The three day fest was a great success and provided a diversion from the monotonous routine of the college. It saw a huge participation of the students from all over India.