Sinhgad Business School celebrated its 3rd Alumni meet, CONNECT 2017 on Saturday, 25th March 2017. The event was conducted in the seminar hall and annex hall form 4 pm till 10 pm. Alumni registered their names at the registration counter. After registration, the alumni proceeded to the annex hall for refreshment. Lot of games were organized for the entertainment of the Alumni, that not only rejuvenated them, but also gave them a feeling of being back home. The alumni were very enthusiastic and were looking forward to the main function. About 120 Alumni attended the function.
Prof. Pallavi Patil welcomed all the alumni and requested Dr. Chetan Chaudhari, Director SBS, to deliver his address. Dr. Chetan Chaudhari, inaugurated the function along with Prof. Atul Pise and other dignitaries. He then delivered his welcome address. He briefly and heartily welcomed all the alumni, shared his thoughts and gave them best wishes for their future endeavors
A few Alumni shared their thoughts and experiences of their “SBS days”. They were very happy to share that, SBS Faculty members, peers and placement cell were instrumental in their career growth. They shared that it was a feeling of pride to be a “SBSSite”.
Ms. Alima and Mr. Shikhar were the anchors for the rest of the function which included various cultural programs put up by the first and second year MBA students. The cultural program was very energizing for all the participants. There were dances, songs and many cultural performances.
Prof. Vimaldeep Saxena chaired the responsibility of thanking the august gathering. After the formal function, all the alumni headed for the sumptuous dinner. The dinner time was the most awaited moments. Alumni could catch up with their peers and faculty members over dinner. Everybody could talk with each other informally. The alumni nurtured their memories and spoke about their current endeavors. They parted ways to meet again, with a smile on their face and eyes wet like rain…. But surely, is not their last time, for when they are at SBS, they are more than fine. They all parted ways after promising each other to be in touch and meet at the next alumni meet if not earlier.
The entire event was conducted in Marathi Language to celebrate the honor of Marathi Language. The program was inaugurated by Dr Chetan Chaudhari, Director SBS, Prof. Prashant Pawar and Adv. Deepak Tilak. It was followed by a warm welcome speech delivered by Dr. Chetan Chaudhari to welcome all the alumni.
Lot of games were organized for the entertainment of the Alumni, that not only rejuvenated them, but also gave them a feel being back home, bringing out the enthusiasm and zeal in them
This was followed by Cultural programs organized by the first and second year students. These include various Marathi and Hindi songs and Marathi folk dances in and Shayari by the students. This added an extra touch to the Marathi day celebrations as well.
After the cultural program all the alumni headed for the dinner. The dinner time was the most awaited of all moments, since this was the time where the alumni had a hearty talk with their peers. The nurtured their memories and spoke about their current endeavors.