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META 2020

Winners List

1st place – Amelia David (SJC)
2nd place – Anukampa (St.Joseph’s Evening College)
3rd place – Sarang (SJC)

Women:
1. Alphonsa Dolma Tamang (Christ College)
2. Anita Sakia (Christ College)
3.Crithica S (SJCC)
Men:
1.Suraj Naik (SJC)
2.Priyanshu (SJC)
3.Tenzing Palyon (SJC)

1. Akhila (New Horizon College)
2. Sushmita (New Horizon College)
3. Vikas Bhatta (SJC)

Winners
1st- Astha from 1st EJP
2nd- Anirudh from 2nd EJP
3rd- Anika from 2nd EJP

Finalists
1.Anirudh (7.5/10)
2.Shireen Vrinda (7/10)
3.Dylan A (8.5/10)
4.Alan Shaji (8.5/10)
5.Anika Eliz baby (8.5/10)
6.Muaz (8.5/10)
7.Astha Sharma (9/10)

1. Rohit 3rd EJP
2. Ayushi 1st EJP and Tony 3rd EJP
3. Crithica – SJCC

Winners
1st – Nayana- 3rd EJP
2nd – Anirudh-2nd EJP
3rd – Astha- 1st EJP

Finalists
1. Anirudh B (19)
2. Astha Sharma (18)
3. Shweta Philip (18)
4. Saishyam S (18)
5. Nikhita Thomas (18)
6. Rebecca Joby (17)
7. Soumya Rai (17)
8. Amelia David (16)
9. Nayana S (16)

1. Gautami NB – 2EJP
2. Shagun – SJCC
3. Kevin – SJCC

1. Aparajita Dasgupta (SJC)
2. Anahita Deb (SJC)
3. Sandra Jiju (SJC)

Winners
1) Aditi and Shweta (SJC)
2) Tinaz and Rohit (SJC)
3) Tied:Nikita and Anirudh, Noel and Elisha ( SJCC)

Finalists
Nayana and Meghana (SJC)
Taaby and Adithi (SJC)
Rohit and Tinaz (SJC)
Amal and Jyothsna (SJC)
Aditi and Shweta (SJC)
Anushka and Subhalakshmi (SJC)
Noel J and Elisha (SJCC)
Nikhita and Anirudh (SJC)

1st place – Aarti Pereira and Taaby (SJC)
2nd place – Imkong and Pinku (SJC)
3rd place – Ramona and Cynthia (SJC)
Special mention

Khushi C (SJC) and
Nithya and Malavika (SJC)

1. Izrael Samson (SJC)
2. Maahir Mohiuddin (SJC)
3. Suraj Naik (SJC)

1. Akshaya A (SJC)
2. Christopher (SJC)
3. Nithya Shree K (SJC)

1st place – Fatema Zavery (SJC)
2nd place – Rebecca Monis (SJC)
3rd place – Pratheek Medappa (SJC)

1. Natasha Dsilva (SJC)
2. Nidal Abrar
3. Tenzing Palyon (SJC)

META 2020 General Rules

META 2020 will feature contests in the writing, speaking, quizzing, art and performance categories.

  • The contests will be held on 5th February, 2020 and 6th February, 2020.
  • The contests are open to college students. Some are also open to schoolstudents and the general public.
  • Each institution can field an unlimited number of teams/participants.
  • Please confirm entries from your institution with a phone-call to the numbersprovided below or an email to metajosephs@gmail.com by 2nd February 2020.
  • Teams/participants must carry valid identification from the institution they are representing.
    Participants/teams must report to the Reception Desk at the Undergraduate Block on Langford Road, following which they will be directed to the venues.
  •  The decision of the judges will be final and binding on all participants.
  • All contests will begin by 11:00 am and conclude by 5 pm.
  • While we will allow on-the-spot entries for Writing, Quizzing and Art events, allSpeaking events and Performing Arts events require prior registration.
  • For all inquiries regarding contests, please call Prof. Vijeta (9741057203), Priscilla (9071691229), Angel (9481770121/6364810977) or Pranav (7338424725). You can also email metajosephs@gmail.com

Offline Contests

Writing Contests

  1. The T.G. Vaidyanathan Memorial Film Review Contest

●  The contest is open to college students.
●  Participants will watch a film and write an original 1000 word review.
●  No limit on the number of entries per institution.
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Screening dates: (Tuesday) Feb 4th 2020 and (Wednesday) Feb 5th 2020 at 3:30 pm
●  Submission date: Friday, Feb 7th 2020
●  Entries from registered participants to be mailed to metajosephs@gmail.com

Art Events

Food Writing Contest

●  Open to college students
●  Participants will write about a food item that will be served on the spot
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Participants must confirm a week before the event. Send registrations tometajosephs@gmail.com
●  Contest date: Thursday, 6th February 2020 at 2pm (Report by 1:45 pm)

1. Cover Drive—The Book Cover Design Contest

●  Open to teams of 2 members.
●  Participants must produce a book cover with illustrations and accompanying text in response to a brief that will be given on the spot.
●  Participants can work on the cover by hand.
●  Participants should bring their own materials.
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Thursday 6th February 2020 at 11am (Report by 10:45 am)

2. Illustration

●  Solo event
●  Unlimited entries
●  Provide an illustration in response to a paragraph from a book
●  Starter and rules on the spot
●  Register at venue
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Wednesday, 5th February 2020 at 2:30 pm (Report by 2:15pm)

Speaking Events

1.The Fr. Hedwig Da Costa Memorial Shakespeare Elocution Contest

●  Open to college participants
●  Participants may use monologues from plays, and sonnets.
●  Time allowed: 3+1 minutes.
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Tuesday, 4th Feb 2020 at 11:30 am (Report by 11:15 am)
●  Prior registration essential. Please mail
metajosephs@gmail.com to register.

2. The Prof. T.R.H. Peck Memorial Lecture Contest

●  Open to school/college students and the general public.
●  Participants must pick either a literary work or an author or an idea that is important in literature for their lecture.
●  Participants may use a PowerPoint presentation.
●  Time on stage: 10 minutes (6 minutes plus 4 minutes for questions)
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Wednesday, 5th February 2020 at 12 pm (Report by 11:45)
●  Prior registration essential. Please mail metajosephs@gmail.com to register

3. Just A Minute (JAM)

●  Open to college students
●  Participants will speak on without hesitation, repetition or deviation on an assigned topic within a minute amid challenges from other contestants.
●  Limited entries. Each institute may send 2 participants.
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Wednesday, 12th February 2020 (Report by 4:30 pm)
●  Prior registration essential. Please mail metajosephs@gmail.com to register
or WhatsApp Tara (7708532293).

●  Registrations will also be accepted at the Reception Desk on days prior to the event.

4. Pret Text

●  Open to college students.
●  Teams of two members each.
●  The event will require the team to offer interpretations of texts/images/clips provided by the judge.
●  A jury will pick the best three teams.
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Prelims – Written Round

Finals
● Contest date: Prelims at 12 pm on Thursday, 6th Feb 2020 and Finals at 3:30 pm
– Interactive
● Prior registration essential. Please mail metajosephs@gmail.com to register.

Performing Arts

1. Poetry Slam

●  Contestants will perform poetry they have composed on an assigned theme
●  The theme will be announced on 15 Jan 2020 via Instagram (metajosephs),Facebook (Meta-The Josephite Festival of Literature) and Twitter(@LitFestMeta)
●  No costumes, props or music.
●  No swearing/objectionable language.
●  Time allotted: 3 minutes
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Wednesday, 5th Feb 2020 at 11 am (Report by 10:45 am)
●  Prior registration essential. Please mail metajosephs@gmail.com to register

2. BollyGood

●  Open to college students
●  Contestants will perform dramatic readings of Bollywood/other film lyrics that they have translated into English
●  Evaluations will be based on how effective the translation is and on the performance.
●  Time allotted: 4 minutes.
●  No costumes, props or music.
●  No swearing/objectionable language
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Thursday, 6th Feb 2020 at 2: 30 pm (Report by 2:15 pm)
●  Prior registration essential. Please mail metajosephs@gmail.com to register.

3. Punny Kutty
●  Contestants will have to make puns based off cues given by the judge
●  Solo event
●  Time allowed: 90 seconds
●  Prelims – Written Round

Finals

●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Wednesday, 5th Feb 2020.
●  Prelims
●  Prelims at 12:00 pm & Finals at 2:30 pm (Report 15 minutes before thestart of the event)
●  Prior registration essential. Please mail metajosephs@gmail.com to register.

Quizzes

1. Spelling Bee

●  Solo contest open to college students.
●  Unlimited entries in the prelims.
●  Written preliminary followed by finals.
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Wednesday, 5th February 2020 at 11:30 am (Reporting Time 11:15 am)

2. The META Food Quiz

●  Contest open to college students in teams of two
●  NO cross-college teams allowed
●  Unlimited entries in the prelims.
●  Written preliminary followed by finals.
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Saturday, 8th February 2020 at 4 pm (Reporting Time 3:45 pm)

3. The META Travel Quiz

●  Contest open to college students in teams of two
●  NO cross-college teams allowed
●  Unlimited entries in the prelims.
●  Written preliminary followed by finals.
●  Registration fee Rs. 50/-
●  Contest date: Saturday, 8th February 2020 at 2 pm (Reporting Time 1:45 pm)