Thursday, February 21, 2008

MAHE Dubai Quiz 2008 Winners

Dr. B. Ramjee, Director, MAHE Dubai Campus with the Quiz Winners - Keegan Gerald Pereira and Mir Hassan. ~ Photograph by Anandha Kumar

Five teams battled it out with their mind and intelligence as they competed in several exciting rounds to win the MAHE Dubai Campus Quiz held on 21 February 2008.

Quiz Master Kailash Menon and Curator Sabir Haque designed a series of challenging rounds complete with audio visual questions, which got the teams and the audience scrambling to spark their brain cells. Audience members had interesting prizes for answering questions passed on by the teams on stage.

Quiz Master Kailash Menon poses a question to one of the teams.~ Photograph by Anandha Kumar

In the end, Mir Hassan (BBA) and Keegan Gerald Pereira (Media) won the Quiz. Aakanksha Singh (Media) and Melissa Khan (Media) took the runners up position. Dr. B. Ramjee, Director, MAHE Dubai Campus presented the Winner's trophy and the Runner Up Trophy to the students.

As a special incentive for the winners and runners up, they were chosen to take part on another live radio quiz on the popular FM station 101.6 City FM, on February 22, 2008. The Quiz is being broadcast live on 101.6 FM from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. (U.A.E time). It can also be heard online through live streaming on their official website 101.6 City FM.

Timer keeper Ms. H. S. Shubha and Scorer Ms. Seena Biju did a good job despite being busy keeping up with the teams. Kailash Menon did an excellent job, revealing a new talent as Quiz Master other being a faculty member of the Fashion Department. Sabeer Haque supported the Quiz Master with the audio-visual rounds and the presentation.

The quiz was just the start of the first of several events being organized by the Student Services Officer Mrs. Uma Prasad. Watch this blog for more details on next week's event.

Dr. B. Ramjee, Director, MAHE Dubai Campus with the Quiz Runners Up - Melissa Khan and Aakanksha Singh. ~ Photograph by Anandha Kumar

A section of the audience present to see the quiz.~ Photograph by Anandha Kumar

To see more photos view our online album: MAHE Dubai Quiz 2008

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