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Recently we added few new members to our WhatsApp chat and the activity in the group spiked up. Although it was a minor annoyance to see 65+ unread messages in the group everytime you open the app, I was happy that the newcomers have made themselves at home. But has the Gavel Chat always stayed […]
After thirteen years of primary and secondary education every student sits for the Advanced Level Examination with high expectations for the future. After facing much difficulties we enter in this great University. First, we are so blessed to be here.When considering last fifteen or sixteen years our parents sacrificed and dedicated for our growth. Every […]
According to you I am a Final Year student of Science Faculty, University of Colombo. But the story behind me is very interesting. I am the eldest son of my family. I have a younger sister. Beginning from my primary education I performed well in Studies. I got 162 in my grade five Scholarship Examination […]
Contest Rules and Regulations – Preliminaries   The preliminary round will proceed in the following manner.
Contest Rules and Regulations – Preliminaries   The preliminary round will comprise only of prepared humorous speeches. Each contestant is allowed to give a prepared speech according to the following rules.  
The first Educational Meeting after the New Year vacation was held on the 27th of April, Wednesday at the Zoo Seminar Room, Faculty of Science. The meeting started at about 4.15 pm, and Gavelier Shaik presided the meeting. There were few newcomers, and when they introduced themselves, they told us that they got to know […]
Hope all of you are familiar with the term ‘Jewish dilemma’. It’s half-price pork. It refers to the common belief that Jews can’t resist bargains and to the prohibition of consumption of pork in Judaism. As a Gavelier, a similar kind of dilemma exists for me (I’m sure, for many other Gaveliers too). It’s the […]
We all have good friends within and outside the university. When it comes to finding friends, perhaps the first step is to understand what exactly friendship is. Does it mean you have each other in your Facebook list or that you see each other on weekends when you play cricket.
After the industrial revolution, the world became narrow. Nowadays the people in the world are running and running in search of wealth. When they are searching wealth, they are losing their health. If they lose their health, definitely they will lose their happiness. The level of satisfaction on happiness differs from person to person according […]
Festivals are celebrated to enhance mutual understanding among people. Each and every citizen in our country celebrates their festivals according to their capability and means. The rich people will buy new clothes and new goods for their houses in each instance. But there are lots of people, who are in need of help to satisfy […]