LUMS Olympiad 2008 concludes
Lahore, March 10, 2008: The five-day
LUMS Olympiad 2008 concluded on Saturday at the Lahore University of Management
Sciences (LUMS). The delegates were awarded prizes for performing well in
various categories of the events on the final day.
Around 1,100 delegates
from various institutions across the country participated in the event. The 5th
day was marked with final competitions of declamation, debates, mind quest,
console gaming, math and logic, drama and music. The most colourful event of the
final day was the concluding ceremony, which was attended by thousands of
Plays: On the occasion, the teams of Khyber Medical College,
Iqra University, Lahore Grammar School, Punjab University, King Edward Medical
University and the Institute of Management Sciences, Peshawar, performed six
plays. The teams were among the 23 teams that took part in the drama
competition. Later, the names of the winning students were announced, and prizes
and medals were awarded to them.
In the category of Fashion Design, Rida
Chaudhry, Saleh Ahmed Salman and Ayman Shah were declared winners. Waqas Tahir
won the final round of the math competition. Ali Hussnain, Umer Iqbal and Waleed
Jehanabad won the finals of the mind quest.
Hina Rasheed won the finals
of thematic art, while Haider Raza, Ashir Noor, Haseeb Zafer, Suleman Sunny and
Ghaazal Ashraf won the finals of the live art competition.
Raza and Zeerak Ahmed won the debates competition, while Anum Shoaib was
declared the best speaker of the event.
Waqas Ahmed won the chess
championship. Maha Jaffery, Sameen Haroon, Mehak Zafer and Shmyla Khan won the
finals of the law moot court. In the category of declamation, Maryam Mumtaz
Hassan and Badar Mumtaz Hasan were declared winners, while Anum Mustafa was
declared the best speaker for English and Haider Miraj for Urdu.
Khan was announced the winner of the photo essay competition and Raza Shah and
Yousaf Zubair were declared winners of the music video album
In the category of speed filming, Umer Tariq, Umair Jaswal,
Saad Abbasi, Shoaib Rathor and Shahbaz Taufiq were declared
victorious. Ahad Ahmed, Shahroze Wasif and Usama Hamayoun won the console
gaming competition. Daily Times