12TH FOUNDATION DAY
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On 18th August 2022, Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance celebrated its 12th Foundation Day at the SIU auditorium. It was an occasion of commendation,celebration, merriment and reminiscence of the 12 years of success of SSBF. The momentous event was organised by our co-curricular committee, along with backstage help from the creative committee..
The event commenced with a prayer dedicated to goddess Sarasvati and the lighting of the lamp by our director, Dr. Neha Parashar, and deputy director, Trupti Bosale, along with chief guest, Preeta Misra Ma'am, and our beloved alumni. It was followed by an engaging opening speech by our Director Ma’am, who also welcomed the chief guest, Ms. Preeta Misra, Senior Director of Dun & Bradstreet, India. Our Director Ma’am offered Ms. Preeta Misra a token of appreciation as she welcomed her on stage.
Ms. Preeta Misra gave an insightful lecture about the inner workings of the corporate world and what makes an organisation great. She also glossed over the skillsets an aspiring student should possess to be competent once they enter the corporate sector.
Alumnus of SSBF, Shrivallabh Patil and Bhargav were called on stage, and Jyoti Ma'am, along with Natu Sir, welcomed them by presenting a sapling. They enriched us with their presence and gave us a gist of their life experiences.
At the end, our fellow students showcased their talents with breath-taking performances. The students of SSBF proved to be highly proficient by showcasing a variety of talents ranging from dancing, playing music, and singing. The performances were well-coordinated and appreciated by both faculty and students. The show ended on a great note with a sentimental video that took us down memory lane and exhibited the journey of SSBF so far.
SSBF celebrated its second virtual foundation day upon completing 11 years of growth, perseverance and excellence, on 18th August,2021. It was an occasion of commendation, commemoration, merriment and reminiscence of 11 years of success of SSBF.
The event started with a prayer dedicated to goddess Sarasvati. It was followed by token of gratitude from Dr Manisha Ketkar, Director, SSBF to all the faculty and staff members who were a part of this 11 years of success.
The same was followed by performances from students. The students of SSBF proved to be highly proficient by showcasing variety of talents ranging from dancing to doodling, playing music to singing, poetry to artistic works. The performances were well-coordinated and appreciated by both faculty and students.
After that a game was organized by the cultural committee which was based on identifying the originators from the business industry through audio-visual clues. Students gained fun-learning experience through this game.
In the end, a video was showcased which included alumni of SSBF sharing their experience of being a part of SSBF family and giving piece of advice to the future batches. At the end of the video each one of the students went down on the memory lane and wished to be there at the campus to experience learning and events in the offline mode.
Virtual Celebration of 10th Foundation Day of SSBF - A decade of transformation
SSBF celebrated its first ever virtual foundation day upon completing 10 years of fellowship and growth, on 18th August, 2020. It was an occasion of celebration, felicitation, feast and festivity where students presented their wonderful performances. The Annual Day 2010 was woven around the theme ‘Decade of Transformation’.
The event started with a warm greet from Dr. Manisha Ketkar, Director, SSBF. She expressed immense contentment about how students’ enthusiasm was making up for the toned-down virtual mode. A video was shared by her showcasing the beautiful memories created over the decade taking all to a trip of nostalgia.
The same was followed by performances from the students. The students at SSBF proved to showcase a plethora of talents with performances ranging from playing music to singing, classical dancing to artistic works. The well-coordinated performances, despite virtual barriers, were greatly appreciated by everyone.
A virtual Pictionary game organized by the cultural team added to the fun. Both the faculty members and students played along merrily.
In the end, the Director expressed her gratitude and extended regards to all for each one’s crucial contribution to making SSBF what it is. The event ended with each one of us looking forward to being on campus and wondering how amusing would events be at campus if they are already so exciting in virtual mode.
Remembering our Foundation.
10th September was the day, we, the family of Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance came together to celebrate the foundation of our institute, a day back in 2010, when the first and foremost stone of SSBF was laid. This day was marked special for the SSBF family, as it reflected the memories, the experiences and the achievements we had over these beautiful nine years.
The day started with an alluring ‘pookkalam’ competition, where both the batches took part and made the college look like a doorway to heaven. A traditional Ganesh Puja brought in the positive vibes to start the celebrations and the decorations turned the college into a creative haven, with all the adornments. The delicious lunch was savoured by the students and staff, who were dressed in their best-looking traditional attires. The performances, the ‘shero shayari’ and the games were the highlights of the day. And of course, the celebration ended with those perfect selfies!
In the end, foundation day is all about reminiscing the memories, preparing ourselves for the exciting times to come and many more milestones to achieve in the coming years.
SSBF Celebrates 8th Foundation Day
20th September is marked as the foundation day for Symbiosis school of banking and finance. This day comes up with exciting nostalgic moments when all the students reflect not only the beginnings of the college but also focus on remarkable development that has been experienced over the years.
It is a day which is set aside to thank all our founders and appreciate their efforts in making our surroundings well connected. The tradition of starting any programme with Ganesh Puja in India is said to be auspicious and for us it was no different. The programme started at this note creating a positive aura at the initial stage.
The day became more energetic by experiencing startling performances by the students. The passion and zeal of the audience as well as faculties created the ambience more colourful and livelier.
It is the day where every single employee, students, staff and faculties unite and celebrate the success of the journey over the years.
The end of the programme made us realize that embracing the things we love is important and plays an important role in respecting the same. With all the memories captured in cameras and our cognitive minds we all left the programme at a positive note.
SSBF Celebrates 7th Foundation Day
“The journey of thousand miles begins with a single step” is a well-known saying. Seven years ago, Symbiosis School of Banking and Finance (SSBF) was established and since then there has been no looking back for this institution. On 6 th September, 2017, SSBF celebrated its seventh Foundation day to commemorate the beautiful journey of these seven years.
The arrangements were remarkable, with resplendent rangolis adorning the premises of SSBF. The Assembly Hall was also decorated beautifully with balloons. The event began with welcome address given by our esteemed director Dr Manisha Ketkar, motivating the students to take SSBF to soaring heights. She gave us an invaluable takeaway- “Be humble, be grateful.” A video was made by the students, which revived those lovely moments spent at the campus which was followed by a cake cutting ceremony. To make this event even more memorable, some activities like ‘Riddles’ and ‘Pass the parcel’ were designed especially for the faculty members, who really enjoyed it. This was followed by a mesmerizing musical performance, mimicry and stunning dance performances by the junior and the senior batches, which succeeded in swaying the hearts of the audience.
However, just like all good things, the event had to come to an end too. The event was a great success, and it reflected the love, dedication and support of the entire SSBF family.