28th October 2018
On October 28, 2018, a unique exhibition was witnessed by the students of Our Own English High School, on landscaping models. “BONSAI”-LANDSCAPING A NEW WORLD was the maiden activity initiated by the Eco Club. The main objective of this competition was to provide platform for students to develop creative ideas on landscaping. It was an inter-house competition. Ms. Sumathi Ayyalusamy was one of the judge for this event. She is a Senior Assistant Professor in the School of Engineering and IT at Manipal Academy of Higher Education-Dubai Campus who specializes in Remote Sensing tech and Energy conservation. The second judge for the event was Sundara Vadhana Gurushev , currently a final year student in the B. Arch. program at the School of Design and Architecture at Manipal Academy of Higher Education-Dubai Campus. She is the President of the Conservation and Environment Team at MAHE-Dubai, she has actively been a part of various sustainability initiatives.50 students qualified for the final round. The students had to make models of the floor plans designed by them. The students made their models using eco –friendly materials. The first prize winners were awarded trophies and certificates were given to second and third prize winners. Thus, to conclude, through this activity the Eva Green is sure to leave its green footprint on earth. We hope to continue doing this good work and paving the path for a sustainable future.