In Search of the most Fluent and Persuasive…

The project STRIDE, initiated by the club’s Professional Development Avenue, concluded successfully, with the inter-university prepared speech contest- ELOQUENCE 2021. This contest was held as the last phase of Speaker STRIDE and was organized in collaboration with the SLIIT Gavel club. The main objective of the competition was to provide a platform for the expression…

Bring life to creativity

A photograph can speak a million words they say. Imagine how many words a beautiful video could speak. If you swipe through your image gallery you would have thousands of videos and photos scattered across numerous albums. You might have always wanted to compile these together, give a cinematic touch, create a vlog, make a…

Discover the “Speaker” in You

Let’s admit it. From the fear of insects to needles, most of us have a fear that we don’t want to admit out loud because we’re a little embarrassed by it. Did you know that an average person is more scared of speaking in public rather than dying? On the 30th of April, the Rotaract…

Let’s get creative

Adobe Photoshop is an amazingly powerful and complete program for working with digital artworks, photography, as well as it provides powerful editing tools that are capable of just about anything, and it is surprisingly easy to learn too. Adobed! is a program conducted and organized by Rotaract Club of SLIIT to teach you the basic…

Research paper writing and publishing

All of us will be facing or have faced the struggles of writing the final research paper for our degree at a certain point of our undergraduate life. Sometimes we can be in situations where we tend to refer to sources that are not credible, have lack of guidance in deciding a topic, conducting a…

CV Writing and Interview Etiquette

Getting ready to enter the workforce after your studies can be tedious on its own without the added stress of wondering whether your CV is up to standard. The CV or resume is generally the first impression potential employees leave on employers and recruiters. The next big step of course, is facing the interview. On…

Panel discussion on Entrepreneurship

A panel discussion was held on the 17th of January 2021 to uncover the entrepreneur within us. This session marked the beginning of ‘Corporate Stride’, the 2nd phase of STRIDE. Three amazing panelists joined with this discussion over Zoom, which had about 70 participants. Speakers: Mr. Tharindu Amarasekara, the CEO and founder of TAC, a…

MICROSOFT PRODUCTIVITY SUITE FOR UNIVERSITIES

Remember the days where you switch on your desktops just to use MS Paint? Then once you get a little techie (you thought) you would have gradually started using Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, and things went on to get fancier every other day. Ever since then these softwares (minus MS Paint) would have inch by…

Stress management

On the 20th of December 2020, a Q&A session on Stress Management was conducted in order to learn the techniques and strategies that could help us cope with stress. This session was held under Persona Stride via Google Meet, had over seventy attendees, who were able to submit their questions via Instagram and they were…

Time management

It is never an easy task to manage one’s time and do all that have to be done with the busy schedules of the modern world. Impatience, indecisiveness, poor performance and poor punctuality are all reflections that you are struggling with improper time management. Mr. Pulasthi Panamgama joined with STRIDE on its fourth phase, to…