The annual intercollegiate event ‘Enthusia- The Youth Fest’ was organised on 13th and 14th January 2020. The event comprised of 26 events that included speaking arts, performing arts, culinary skills, artistic skills and other talents. There were total 585 students, out of which 416 students belonged to other colleges and 169 students belonged to St. John college of Humanities and Sciences. The maximum participation was from SDSM college(103), followed by N.B.Mehta College (90). Amongst other colleges that participated were St. Joseph College of Arts and Science, Viva Arts, Science and Commerce College, Katgara Polytechnic College, Yashwantrao Chapekar College, Rustomjee Academy for Global Careers, SSR College (Silvasa), SAS College, D.K. Patil College, P.L. Shroff College and other colleges from St. John Technical and Educational Campus such as St.John College of Engineering and Management, St.John College of Pharmacy and Research and St. John Junior College.
The day one of the fest comprised of literary arts, culinary arts, speaking arts and performing arts. The lucrative event of the day was Box Cricket, where 25 teams participated making the event a grand success. The total number of students that participated in various events on that day were 488.
The second day comprised of stage events comprising of dance, fashion designing and personality contest. The total number of students participating in various events that was 79. The signature event Mr and Ms. Enthusia had total 23 students participants. The judge for the said event was Ms. Dhanshree Sankhe, Founder and Managing Director of Mr. & Miss Allure India, Founder and CEO of Allure Salons and Spa, columnist in Lokmat Newspaper. Mr. Krishna Sharma &Ms. Sanika Raut were crowned as Mr. & Ms. Enthusia. The top 5 male and female participants of this event were given wild card entry into ‘Mr. & Miss Allure India’ which is a national level pageant event.
The fest was concluded with a valedictory function. The event started with a message from the honourable Chairman Sir’s invigorating message to the students. The chief guest for the same was Shri. Gaurav Singh (IPS), S.P of Palghar. He conducted an interactive session with students, where students sought guidance for their professional as well as personal queries. The ‘ Best College Award’, securing most number of prizes in various events was given to SDSM college. The ‘Best Contingency Leader Award’ was given to Ms. Neha Urade from SDSM college, who displayed excellent communication and coordination skills and brought maximum participation to the event. The event was concluded with singing of National Anthem.