Inculcation of passion for creative writing ‘Agnistok’ released

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 13 Oct 2017 09:27:33


Staff Reporter,

The inauguration of ‘AGNISTOK’ powered by The Hitavada was held at Shri Datta Meghe Auditorium, at Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering (YCCE). ‘Agnistok’ is an annual magazine of Department of Electrical Engineering, YCCE. The programme started as the Head of Department arrived with the faculties of Electrical Department.
Rucha Dixit, a student Co-ordinator welcomed the Head of Department, Dr R M Moharil along with the faculty in-charge of magazine, Prof N P Wasnik.

The ‘Agnistok’ is the inculcation of passion for creative thinking and writing. For the year 2016-2017, the magazine was dedicated to the sacrifice of our brave soldiers, so the theme for Agnistok’ was based on Indian Army.
Many extra-curricular activities were conducted under
magazine. The two activities which gained huge response from students as well as faculty were Essay writing competition and Have your say.

Students enthusiastically penned their thinking on the topic - ‘How demonetisation has affected you?’ which was conducted under Have Your Say banner. ‘Agnistok’ received many abstract ideas on how demonetisation affected the stakeholders and an applaud was made by every contributor for taking such a boldstep by the Government. All the Editors, co-Editors and notable contributors played a strong role in envisioning the layout of magazine.

The magazine team has Chief Editor as Angad Kulkarni, Executive Editor Vipul Nandedkar and Kashmira Fendar, Chief Designer Shirish Bharde and Apoorva Dihiye, English section Editor Anuja Jamodkar, English section co-editor Janhavi Patki, Technical section Editor Shivansh Ringe, Technical section co-editor Swamini Ektate, Marathi section Editor Vaishnavi Wakhre, Marathi section co-editor Shubham Bawaskar, Hindi section Editor Omkar Bhatt, Hindi section co-editor.

Mrinali Mankar, Section Head for Sketches Pooja Balbudhe and Sumedha Murme, Creativity Head Rajat Dhande, Sponsorship team Kapil Dandekar, Prajwal Deshkar and Niket Somnathe, Photography Head Shivray Deshpande, Photography co-head Kunak Nimje, Associate member Kshitij Tikle. Unique Academy, Swaragi Restaurant, Tirupati Urban Cooperative Bank Ltd and Borkar Automobiles have sponsored the magazine.