‘Echoes of Innocence’: ‘Desh ka Sandesh’ under the umbrella of Udaan: Giving Flight to Hopes was started to connect the children to our
‘Eternal Sands’: S-Word Series was organised to educate the general public about the taboos associated with the word 'SEX' and all its
implications; Two Bollywood Nights were held for the first time, Javed Ali & Sajid-Wajid.
‘Gamescape’: North East Unveiled, an initiative to promote the culture, integrity and traditions of 8 states of North East with an ideology to
bridge the gap between North East India and rest of India, was started. The North East Social Entrepreneurship Summit and The North East
Townhall Discussions were held.
‘Magnum Opus’: JEE Counselling programme was started to help in guiding the students from none other than IITians themselves and MUSE,
an initiative to promote & culture creativity, was started.
‘Parallel Paradise’: City Auditions were organised for the first time.
‘Redefining Awesomeness’: ‘Udaan: Giving Fights to Hope’, the social initiative for the underprivileged children was started as ‘Bachpan:
Setting Innocence Free’.
‘Revel in Retro’: Alcheringa launches the ‘Save the Gangetic Dolphin’, an initiative to save the endangered species, also making it Alcher’08’s
mascot; Mr. & Miss Final Year is organised for IITG students.
‘Navras’: Alcheringa goes international, hosts first International concert.
Alcheringa starts its first campaign, AIDS Awareness Campaign & organises the first Khadi fashion show, scripted by fashion designer,
‘Yin and Yang’: the concept of 4 pro-nites was introduced.
The idea to organise IIT Guwahati’s cultural festival was born over a dinner party.