perabeats at UOC Colors Awarding Ceremony

Perabeats, The main  media body  of  University of Peradeniya is a place where the creative & inspired students are born. Our club humbly welcomes the students who are passionate about their artistic skills . Perabeats aims to provide media coverage across all universities of SriLanka.Thus, we were invited to partake in one of the most glamorous occasions of University of Colombo.

The colours awards ceremony of  University of Colombo is one of the most elegant events that take place annually to appreciate the talented undergraduates. It is also entitled ‘Champions Night’ and is considered to be a very special occasion  which recognize & award the fine sports men and women of the University of Colombo. This was held on the 21st of November 2016, at the Grand Ball Room,Waters Edge , Colombo and the chief guest of the event was Senior Professor LakshmanDissanayake – Vice Chancellor of the University of Colombo.

The most awaited awards of the day were undoubtedly the ‘Most Outstanding Sportsman & Sportswoman of the year Award’. Apart from these honors, the colours award ceremony had many more appreciations for the sports personals of the University of Colombo. To introduce a few categories of the awards which was presented that day would be, Badminton, Basketball, Carom, Chess, Cricket, Football, Hockey, Karate & Swimming. The event was galamourized with music and entertainment.

As the media unit of the University of Peradeniya, we, ‘Perabeats’, were invited to cover the event. It was a worthy opportunity for us to be a proud participant of the same. ‘Perabeats’ – the media unit of University of Peradeniya was initially established in the year 2010.As the media unit of the University of Peradeniya, we initiate articles, photography and videography mainly for the sports events of the university. Also, we cover the events within the university of peradeniya and wish to introduce the life of pera, to the community through perabeats life . This helps to promote and enhance the talents of the club members as well as it gives the opportunity to socialize with one another.

Perabeats blog has been updated , which gives a wider exposure to the network building of the students among the Universities in Sri Lanka.

At this moment we are thankful to all our active members for being a part of the media unit and dedicating their time to  take perabeats next level.

Reported by Minuli Kulatunga