The Humanities Department of Kristu Jayanti College hosted an intra-collegiate fest, Humantra 2016 with a theme Renaissance- Revival of talents on the September23, 2016. This fest serves as a platform for many of the exuberant youth in the humanities division, to articulate their skills in an extremely competitive manner. It also guides them into leading a path towards their future endeavors. Fr. Lijo P Thomas, Financial Administrator inaugurated the fest. In his inaugural address he spoke about the connotative meaning of Humanity, referring it to as an ‘academic discipline that study human culture. ’ He further went on to speak about the three important aspects of Renaissance as firstly, the power of looking into the past for power and inspiration. Secondly, that it shows us the importance of continual revival or exploration. And, finally on the fact that change is the only thing that is ever constant.
The fest consisted of 14 events namely, Media Jamboree, Envisionize, Third Eye, JAM, Modern Politician, Inquizitive,Debate, Quintessence, Hindi Ka Safar, Neena Nana, Budget Allocation, Histo- Hub and Short- film making, with the students divided into 15 groups, each assigned with a team leader.