Gangtok, 25 Apr:
SRM University Sikkim’s Department of English has announced plans to hold a spelling-bee competition – Spellbound’ 19 - on 30 April at the university’s science block.
A press communiqué received from the HOD, Department of English, Dr Sonal Sharma, informs that the objective of Spellbound is to encourage students to explore and study the English language and its roots and enrich their word power.
It also aims to inspire them to strive for excellence in all of their academic pursuits, the release adds.
The competition will feature participation of students from classes 10 and 12. Schools interested in participating can contact the HOD, Department of English for further details.