Amity School of Languages, organizes the language festival, ‘Parnassus’
Amity School of Languages, Amity University, Mumbai has organized the language festival ‘Parnassus’ (5-7th May 2022) to commemorate the birth anniversary of well-known Literary figure William Shakespeare and the birthday of Dr Atul Chauhan, Chancellor, AUUP and President RBEF, as a Day of Belongingness.. A plethora of activities conducted like Quiz Contest, Blackout Poetry, Story Writing, Poetry Recitation, Just a Minute, Poster Making, Dancing, and Singing and Skits in English, French Spanish and German languages. The Purpose of the event was to enhance and highlight the hidden talent of the students and to provide them a platform to flourish their language and other skills. The event saw overwhelming response from the participants.
The festival was inaugurated by Prof. Dr. A. W. Santosh Kumar, Vice-Chancellor, Amity University, Mumbai. In his short addressed, he stressed that the students should use this platform to enhance and showcase their intuitive skills.
The event also witnessed a Webinar on International Certification for Opportunities and Career Advancements in Foreign Languages by Dr Jayawardhan Singh Rathore, Assistant Professor from Manipal University, Jaipur. It was attended by 300 students from Amity University, Mumbai campus.
Dr Manjiree Vaidya, Head of The Institution, Amity School of Languages stated, “Language is a means to bridge the minds of people and to bring them together. School of languages always strives to be a binding vine across all the schools in AUM. This Language Fest certainly created a sense of belongingness amongst students of AUM.”
The school also arranged a screening of the movie ‘DOCTOR STRANGE IN THE MULTIVERSE OF MADNESS’. The main objective of this movie trip was to develop the sense of team building and team motivation amongst students. The screening was productive for understanding the connect between film and literature.