Siliguri, November 8, 2019: InspiriaQ, the most awaited quizzing bonanza of North Bengal is organised by Inspiria Knowledge Campus on 8th November 2019. G.D. Goenka Public School repeated its winning feat, making it to the top, three times in a row, followed by S.H.M.D School, Jaigaon as the first runner up and Army Public School, Bengdubi as the second runner up. The InspiriaQ 2019 engaged 32 schools from Kurseong, Kalimpong, Darjeeling, Bagdogra, Cooch Behar, Gangtok, Binnaguri, Raiganj and Jaigaon in the quizzing gala. Quiz generates curiosity, as quoted by Mr. Indrajeet Chaterjee, Head Academics of Inspiria Knowledge Campus, “The objective of InspiriaQ is to inculcate the culture of curiosity and critical thinking among the student community’’.
The quizzing event was inaugurated by Mr. Atul Gupta, Managing Trustee; Mr. Rahul Gupta, Head Operations; Mr. Indrajeet Chaterjee, Head Academics of Inspiria Knowledge Campus. The total number of participating teams was 22 and six schools qualified for the final round. The participants were felicitated with a memento. InspiriaQ has been providing a platform for six years to schools competing at the Higher Secondary Level which brings out the hidden abilities of the school going, students. It also provides a common platform for the students to explore the zeal of learning. Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice and InspiriaQ is one platform where students can put their knowledge into practice says Mr. Rahul Gupta, Head of Operations, Inspiria Knowledge Campus.
The students have shown extreme interest and exuberance for the event. A student of Army Public School, Bengdubi exclaims, “An enthusiastic approach towards learning and a fun way of interacting with the students’’. The day-long event has created a sense of critical and analytical thinking among the participants of InspiriaQ which follows a structured and unique format of quizzing. “The main objective is to encourage students to participate more in extracurricular activities along with academics so that they can excel in their overall growth’’ says Mr. Atul Gupta.
The sixth consecutive year of the contest has seen the outburst of enthusiasm which is conducted by the quiz master Mr. Gautam Bose, CEO Greycell. InspiriaQ has become one of the most interactive events in the academic calendar in Siliguri and the surrounding region. The event concluded with a power-packed quote of the quizmaster “Knowledge is the ultimate power so, I encourage the students to read more about what is happening around the globe. Keep smiling, keep quizzing.”