Alumni Meet 2019
Silver Jubilee Celebration!
Year 2019 has been a pivotal year to one and all of us here, at MERI College. It is an important milestone, a year when our beloved college completes 25 glorious years of excellence and service in the field of education. November 9th witnessed distinguished guests, alumni, faculties, staff members all coming together and joining hands in the celebrations of the Silver Jubilee of this glorious institution.
In view of Silver Jubilee Celebration,MERI organized Alumni Meet- Splice 2K19 on 9th November, 2019 at MERI Auditorium. The aim of the meet was to reunite the students working in various places and to recollect, rejoice the college memories and helped to share their work experience. It was pleasure to see all Alumni in such a big number from different parts of India.It was an incredible reunion of alumni, students, faculties and staff members at the MERI campus.It was an agglomeration of alumni from diverse background and was blessing for the students, faculty, and staff looking at their current position and working status.
More importantly, this Alumni Meet was special as MERI has celebrated Silver Jubilee of 1995 batch. On this Occasion MERI fraternity celebrated its Alumni Reunion and felicitated its Silver Jubilee Batches i.e 1995 to 2005 passout.The celebration began around 6:30 p.m with registration at the registration desk followed by welcome of Alumni with tilak.
Vice President,Prof. Lalit Aggarwal in his welcome address upraised about alumni activities of the previous year and deliberated on the future plans to make the bond between alumni and institute stronger. He also appreciated alumni for their cooperation and support in different Institute activities.
One of our eminent Alumni Mr. Rohit Sikka PGDM Batch 1996-98 ,who is now designated as Associate Director of TATA AIA Agency, addressed the audience with an encouraging speech. He emphasised on strong Institute – Alumni relationship through proper networking which is needed essentially for the growth and development of students. Many alumni guided regarding opportunities and scope for job opportunities. The Alumni were asked to come forward with suggestions and guidance so as to institutional growth.
This was followed by felicitation of our star performers of old batches with star awards.Mr. Rohit Sikka ,Charkant Sharma and Gunjan Bawa from PGDM, Kunal Singh ,Jayant Sharma from MCA, Mr. Atul Sharma from M.Tech and Ms. Dhriti from B.Tech ,they all were awarded Star awards for their achievments. They were given certificates and mementoesas a token of love and appreciation. Four of our in house alumni Dr. Sumit Chauhan, Ms. Navneet Kaur, Ms. Swati Chawla and Ms. Garima were also awarded with star awards for their long term association with MERI.
In the interest of the Alumni college organized cultural programs to encourage and motivate the Alumni about their good old days and learns more about the skill of the current students. Various performances including songs, solo and group dances were performed by the current students and enlightened the Alumni with lots of emotion and laughter.
All the faculty members were present for the programme. This Programme was attended by existing students also. The programme was full of cultural events and game sessions conducted by the existing students. Alumni members along with their kids also took part in the game shows. This was followed by dinner. The entire programme came to an end by a photo session by around 9 pm. Last but not the least, the alumni have given feedback on curriculum provided by the institute and on infrastructural facilities.