Sharp Winning Moves @ Rx Festival 2008
MET Institute of Pharmacy out shone over 14 pharmacy colleges from all over Mumbai at the Rx festival 2008, an intercollegiate festival organised by the Indian Pharmaceutical Association. This festival had various events like sports, cultural events, seminars, technical fest and others.
Rx 2008 was held over a week starting December 22, 2008 at various locations in Mumbai from Oval Maidan to our very own MET Grounds. MET was the host for all the indoor and select outdoor sports - throwball, volleyball, box cricket, carrom, table tennis and chess. For the last three consecutive years MET IOP girls have been constantly winning box cricket, carrom, throwball and runner-up in badminton and football. MET IOP has been invincible in sports and our students have retained the sports trophy for the 2nd year in a row.
Amongst the cultural events, MET won the fashion show, face painting, personality contest, solo dance, treasure hunt and were runners up in spoof a movie, impression art and T-shirt painting. As part of ‘Technical fest’ at Rx festival, MET IOP students also presented poster paper titled ‘Industrial waste water treatment’ while the paper ‘Targeted drug delivery to the brain’ was orally presented. This was the first time ever that a ‘Rock Concert’ was held during the Rx festival, where bands such as ‘Altered Reality’ and ‘Sarhadein’ performed live.
MET IOP’s participation and winning at various events culminated in being the runners up for the ‘Best College’ trophy at Rx 2008.