SLIIT Codefest-2016 – School ICT Quiz Competition
Musaeus College emerged “Champions” out of 50 schools at the SLIIT CODEFEST 2016 ICT quiz – National Software Competition which was held on the 4th November 2016 at the SLIIT-Faculty of Computing, for the second consecutive year. This was conducted by the Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology. Thilara Ekanayake, Samadhi Pratheesha and Sajni De Silva represented the school at the above event.
Musaeus College Rows to Victory!
On the 1st of October 2016, the rowing team of Musaeus College emerged champions at the annual LCMC regatta after a defeat of 5 years held at the Colombo rowing club from 1.00 pm onwards. Coached by Mark Maurice and captained by Ranuli Wickramasekera, led the team to victory by a margin of 26 points leaving the scoreboard as 13:39. As Musaeus College won all 4 fours, the B four crossed the finish line just 2 seconds away from the record while the final boat race which carries the highest score of 12 points broke the record with a new timing of 3 minutes and 52 seconds, cutting down 6 seconds from the previous record of 3:58 uprising the roar of all Musaeites on the pier.
Maedhini De Alwis won the prestigious award of “oarswoman of the regatta” by contributing the highest number of points that led the team to victory.
Congratulations Musaeus College Rowing Crew !
"My daughters, go forward to your great destiny, go forward with courage; love your nation; love your native land; love your religion; honour your ancient costumes and culture; wear your national costume; do not falter by the way in your life´s mission; educate yourselves".
Mrs. Marie Musaeus Higgins (Founder Principal)
Musaeus College, founded in 1891, owes its beginning to the piety and selfless dedication of Mrs. Marie Musaeus Higgins, its founder Principal, and to the generosity of Mr. Peter de Abrew, the first Manager.