NEW JERSEY ROUND

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NEW JERSEY ROUND

The US launch of IXL 2015 took place in a conference room nestled in the salubrious surroundings of Princeton University. The winner was Mr. Mohit Mittal, an alumnus of both IIT and IIM. A 12-grader Siddhartha Pant became the runner-up. Siddhartha, at the threshold of his University career, wishes to pursue Medicine from one of the Ivy League institutes. The event was organized in collaboration with IIT alumni association of Greater New York and Bihar Jharkhand Association of North America (BJANA).

Chief Guest was Dr. Sudhanshu Prasad, Council Member, Edison Township in New Jersey, USA. He also happens to be Former Chairman of Department of Medicine, JFK Hospital.  Dr. Prasad hails from Bihar and is a prominent member of Bihar Jharkhand Association of North America. In his crisp speech, he congratulated the organizers and the winners, and hoped that the movement will get greater recognition for its endeavor to inculcate lateral thinking among the young generation.

The US debut, was held on December 13 at Conference Room and Quiet Room(Princeton), 65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, New Jersey. Gourmet coffee and handpicked cookies were served to the contestants to create an old-fashioned leisurely but intellectually stimulating ambience.