Vorbitor 2018

Grand Finale of Vorbitor 2018, The Intra University Speech Contest Organized by the Gavel Club of University of Sri Jayewardenepura was held on the 25th of February at the Grand Oriental hotel.This is the platform where the young enthusiastic Japura undergraduates from 7 faculties unleashed their potential to become good speakers.100+ undergraduates participated for the preliminary round of the contest which was held on the 28th of February 2018 in the University premises which were judged by 5 panels of reputed toastmasters led by the chief judge, TM Jagath Lal Wickramasekara.Out of the 100 participants 25  were selected for the Semifinal round which was held on the 9th of February at the Staff Development Centre of University of Sri Jayewardenepura.This round was judged by 5 Toastmasters who were led by the Chief Judge TM Hakeem.

The Finallsts who ruled the Vorbitor Grand Finale stage represented  the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce,Faculty of Applied Sciences,Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Faculty of medical Sciences.The Grand Finale was judged by a panel of 6 judges led by Senior Toastmaster Punsirimewan Kamburawela.Nimishi Ranawna from the Faculty of Management studies and Commerce walked away with a cash prize of 20,000/- as the winner.The Night of Grand Finale was accompanied by  Eminentium 2018,the Installation ceremony of the executive board of the Gavel club for 2018/2019.The executive board for the year are,