Monthly Archives: November 2018

ENIGMA

“Earth is no longer habitable. We need a collaborative, sustainable plan to habit Saturn’s moon Enceladus” was the sole idea behind the science event Enigma, conducted at Magnachrista 2018. A practical understanding of science and loads of creativity was required … Continue reading

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HELIOCENTRIKA

Heliocentrika was set in timelines other than the present. In the first round, participants were required to present Galileo’s proofs of the heliocentric structure of our solar system (hence the name ‘Heliocentrika’) to a panel of judges who were set … Continue reading

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ANAKRITIS

Anakritis, an event conducted at Magnachrista 2018, had the biggest turnout among the science events because of its interesting detective-like archetype. ‘Anakritis’ is derived from the Gorgan Anakritis, who were interrogators in Greek mythology. This was well encapsulated in three … Continue reading

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Slam Poetry

Slam poetry is an up-and-coming form of spoken word poetry that is being increasingly lionised by student poets. Pierian Spring, the English literary club hosted its first ever slam poetry event to cater to the interests and talents of spoken … Continue reading

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Book Spine Poetry

Book Spine Poetry is a singular take on poetry writing that serves to blur the lines between poetry and prose. It has, over the years, carved a niche for itself among the poetic events lined up by Pierian Spring. Participants … Continue reading

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Fanfiction Writing

Taking a cue from the growing popularity of fanfiction literature, Pierian Spring, the English literary club, hosted Fanfiction Writing. A first-of-its-kind event in college, Fanfiction Writing was targeted at students with a penchant for books and sitcoms. Participants were given … Continue reading

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Environment Quiz

The Environment Quiz was conducted by Sedes Minerva in collaboration with Eco Club on 28th September 2018. The quiz was hosted by Aruna and Neha Shetty of 2 HEPP N. As many people tend to conceive ‘environment’ as a very … Continue reading

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ARCHITEKTON

Architekton was an event held on 24 September 2018 for Magnachrista, Christ Junior College’s very own intercollegiate fest. This event was an architecture-based one and consisted of two rounds. The first round required the teams to present their own city … Continue reading

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TECHTONICS

Techtonics is an event that had computer lovers come together with a splurge of creativity. It was conducted by the tech club in collaboration with the science forum during inter-collegiate fest, Magnachrista 2018. Participants from different colleges participated in this … Continue reading

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INOPINATUM

Inopinatum was an event conducted by the Science Forum of Christ Junior College during the intercollegiate fest, Magnachrista on 24 September 2018. ‘Inopinatum’, a word of Latin origin, means ‘unexpected’. As the name suggests, this event was a challenging science … Continue reading

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