A virtual FLIP 2020 was organized for freshers of Batch 2020-22 on December 3-5, 2020. Students had a virtual tour of the KCT Campus to familiarize them to the campus. Virtual onboarding began with a welcome address by Sanjeev Kanna, President SA. Dr. Mary Cherian, Professor & Head KCT. BS sensitized the newcomers to BS culture and briefed them on the expectations from the faculty and the students. Arunthathi, Vice President, SA, gave an introduction about the Students Association (SA) of KCT. BS. She introduced all the SA members – Forum managers, Chief Career Officers, Alumni Officer, K Hive co-ordinator, Chief Events Officers, President and Vice President to the student members. FLIP aims at creating a comfort zone for the freshers and breaks the ice, both at the inter & intra batch level. It acclimatizes the student to the BS way of life. The new batch was split into12 teams, each team consisted of 12 mentees guided by 3 mentors also there was a support from SA team members. The Buddy mentoring aimed to sort FAQ’s from freshers, clearing their doubts from both academics & co-curricular, and to bond with the seniors.
The activities for 3 days included Understanding the Self, Stepping Stones & Transcending Boundaries. Feedback was collected from the juniors at the end of each day