The Department of Mass Communication and Journalism, Christ College Mysuru organised a media visit for all the BA students along with the faculty representatives Fr Shoji Jacob ,Fr Shijo, Mrs Shilpa Shastri and Mr Johnson WS to Christ University Bengaluru and Digvijaya news channel on 31st August 2019.
The Christites attended the session of the Media meet 2019, which was graced by the presence of Mr Prasanna, the Chief of Bureau of the The Week magazine.
The session was followed by a panel discussion led by Mr.Anto Philip, CEO, Under25, Miss. Swathy Balakrishnan ,Fashion blogger, Mr. Benzine, Professor Media studies and Ms. Lakshmi, Social activist. Decline of media ethics, increase of Identity theft, wider access of youth on social media were discussed. The teaser of Rabtha 2K 19, was also released on the occasion.
The Christites visited Digvijaya Kannada news channel in Bangalore. Mr Subhas Hugar wholeheartedly welcomed the Christites. Mr Srinivas, the production team head gave us the first hand information about the production techniques, editing, telecasting and other functioning of a news channel. The students were given an opportunity to clarify all their doubts. The faculty and students express their sincere gratitude to the whole crew of the channel.
On the way back students visited the Christ Kengeri campus and gave a fabulous dance performance which was completely an unexpected one.