Hindustan Times (Lucknow)
Annual ‘Manfest-Varchasva’ fest to begin from Nov 21
IIM Lucknow announced the launch of the institute’s much awaited annual business, cultural and sports fest - Manfest-Varchasva 2014 with the launch of its website. The fest will be held from November 21-23 on the IIM Lucknow campus.
From this year, Manfest and Varchasva have merged into a single entity, creating a vast canvas of events and offerings catering to all. The theme for Manfest-Varchasva 2014 is: “Quest for El Dorado” with the intent to shift the focus firmly on India.
Management events such as Snapdeal Next CEO, Vodafone Excelsior, CIPLA Strategica, World Gold Council Stratstruck, UP Tourism Travel Trails and L&T Finesse among others are back with better formats and bigger prize money. The cultural events are set to reach unparalleled heights with Jashn, Hallabol, Antarnaad, Imperio, Inferno, The Joust, Quiz Coliseum and Stairway to Hell already receiving overwhelming responses from across the country.
Leaders Express will provide exemplars for students on the importance of crucial choices. Social impact initiatives include Yajna, the Pan-India CSR Challenge, Prerna, the Social Entrepreneurs’ Fellowship and the highly anticipated Lucknow City Run which for this year promulgates the belief- “Run for a Greener Tomorrow”.
The fest is set to end on a high with electrifying entertainment performances and an array of informal events and workshops. It will see the best minds and the most talented individuals of the country battle it out for prizes and glory.