The 14th Alumni Meet was organized by Samannay on the 18th of November, 2018. 42 alumni from different batches of MBA (FT), MBA (PT), BBA and PhD were present. The day long programme saw the presentation of Citations to Prof. Pranjal Bezborah, Founder Director of CMS along with the two senior most faculty members, Dr. Pratim Barua and Dr. Himadri Barman. Dr. Surajit Borkotokey and Dr. Chimun Kr. Nath, HODs of the Department of Mathematics and Department of Commerce were also facilitated for their contribution to the Centre in its early years. The winners of the tagline competitions organized by the Association this year were awarded including Ms. Moni Gupta who coined the tagline of Samannay - Connect.Grow.Shine. The 12th edition of the Alumni Magazine, Expose was also released. The exisiting Executive Body was retained by the Association for one more year. In the evening, earthen lamps were lit and lanterns were released into the sky to commemorate the Alumni Meet. The 14th Alumni Meet was sponsored by the 2003 MBA (FT) Batch.
SAMANNAY has adopted a new tagline for itself. The tagline was chosen through a competition held among the alumni and the students of CMSDU by the association. It was won by Ms. Moni Gupta of MBA (FT) 2017 batch. The second and third prizes were won by Mr. Biraj Hazarika [MBA (FT) 2006 Batch] and Mir Saeed Anjum Bora [MBA (FT) 2017 Batch]. The competition was judged by Md. Anisul Hoque, Founder and Creative Head, Resonance Brand Communications,Guwahati.
The tagline of SAMANNAY is now Connect. Grow. Shine.
The 13th Alumni Meet concluded today. Mr. Abdul Rakib of the MBA ( FT) 2003 Batch was unanimously selected as the New President of Samannay - the CMSDU Alumni Association. Mr. Titan Sengupta was nominated as Secretary, Extension Activities. The other members of the executive were retained. The XIth edition of Expose was also released.
Samannay - the CMSDU Alumni Association organized a Blood Donation Camp on February 3, 2017 commemorating the 15th Foundation Day of the Centre. 40 units of blood were donated by the alumni, staff and students of the Centre in the Camp.
The 12th Alumni Meet held on 20.11.2016 took the following decisions:
(a) To look for separate window for Alumni Meet (not clubbing the same with SANMILAN
(b) It was agreed to pay a nominal amount of Rs 5,000/- to Shri GG Baruah for preparing the online portal of Samannay
(c) It was agreed to organize a National level seminar/ HR meet before March 31st 2017 jointly by CMS and Samannay
(d) To look into the possibility of registering Samannay with the Government
(e) To organize at least one Blood Donation Camp under the banner of Samannay at the earliest
(f) Group photograph of Alumni present in the Alumni Meet to be published in the subsequent issues of Expose
(g) To help in making a video of the CMS Theme Song
(h) To organize a get together of Samannay by March 31, 2017 at Duliajan for alumni in and around Duliajan