“Alfresco’ 14”, the Teachers’ Day and Fresher’s Welcome programme, was organised with high spirits by the students of SIEM on 5th September 2014 (Friday) in the college premises. The day’s events started with the Rice Bucket Challenge followed by lighting of diya by the esteemed dignitaries present, and the launch of Alacrity 2014 website. A seminar was also held on Industry Trends by Mr. Kushal Kumar Banerjee, Academic Relationship Manager, India East, TCS. The second half of the day's event was dedicated to the fresher’s. ‘Comics Con’ was the theme of the colourful cultural programme that was organized for the fresher’s. It comprised of folk, modern songs and dances as well as band performances. Fashion Show competition meant for fresher’s was the main attraction of the day. Addressing the crowd, the Chief Guest Mr. Shyam Singh (IPS), DCP Traffic, Siliguri expressed his solidarity with the sincerest social concern of the students of SIEM in the field of trafficking control. A documentary on human trafficking filmed by the students of SIEM was premiered and a trafficking control app developed by SIEM students was previewed in the event.