GOLDEN JUBILEE EVENTS
Intercollegiate Fest and competitions
ASCENSIO - The inter collegiate fest on 17 & 18 January 2014 .www.ascentio.in
Ascencio- the Intercollegiate Fest that was conducted on 17 & 18 January. The fest was a grand success with the popular singer Sachin Warrier inaugurating the function. The atmosphere was charged and competitions were held in a number of categories ranging from Spelling Bee to Quiz, dance, fashion show, personality contest, mock interview and Paint ball. The fest also has the distinction of hosting the rock band Thaikudam Bridge for the first time in Trivandrum. There were performances by the rock band saptak and the dance troupe Z-Vibrant.
An Inter Collegiate Business Quiz- Commerce Impact was organised on 10/3/2014. Seven teams representing colleges from Trivandrum and Quilon districts had participated the programme. It was sponsored by Shutter Angels Fine Arts Documentation & photography. Shri. Sridhar, Ms.Jayasindhu & Shri. Unni, Chartered Accountants, Sridhar & Co, Trivandrum had conducted the event. The results of the competition
Sixth Sense and the Dept. of English conducted an intercollegiate literary quiz conducted on 5 February 2014. Mrs Khyrunnisa A. was the quiz master.
SEMINARS/ SYMPOSIA 2013-2014
Mr. K. Babu, Hon. Minister for Fisheries, Ports and Excise graciously inaugurated the function. Two eminent scientists of the aquatic sciences, Prof. P. Natarajan and Prof. Keshavnath were honored on the occasion. Mini Antony IAS, Director, department of Fisheries, released the special issue of the Journal of Basic and Applied biology with the research articles of the seminar.The valedictory address was given by Dr. C.Sambhu of King Abdul aziz University.
A one day National seminar on “Advances in Chemistry Research and Opportunities” was held on 5-08-2013, sponsored by the KSCTE, Pattom . Dr. K Mohanan, former professor University of Kerala inaugurated the seminar.
International workshop on Tribal Realities in Kerala, on 25 September 2013.
A Symposium on "The Many Lives of Edward Said.", 13 October 2013
International Seminar on Ending Gendered Violence: From Theory to Practice, 18-19, Nov 2013
Dr. Andreas Philippou, Professor of Emeritus, University of Patras and Former Education Minister of Cyprus inaugurated the seminar.
A two day UGC sponsored National Seminar was jointly organized by the Departments of History and Economics on January 29 & 30,2014.The theme was “Empowerment of Women: Challenges and Prospects- A Socio-Economic Perspective”.The seminar was inaugurated by Ms. Aruna Sundararajan, Additional Chief Secretary,Govt. of Kerala & MD, KSIDC.The Key-note Address was delivered by Padmashree (Prof.) Dr. N R Madhava Menon IBA-CLE Chair in Continuing Legal Education, NLSIU,Bangalore. Rev. Mother Mary Elma, the College Manager offered felicitations.Dr. T N Seema MP delivered the valedictory address on January 30.
Two day international seminar on Micro Finance – Opportunities and Challenges organized on 7th & 8th February 2014. Rev.Mother Mary Elma, Superior general and Manager, CCK inaugurated the seminar . Keynote address was given by Dr.S.Kevin, Director, Bishop Jerome Institute, Kollam (Former PVC, University of Kerala).
A two day National Seminar on "Prevention of Lifestyle Diseases through Participation in Physical Activities", sponsored by UGC, was held on 10th & 11th February 2014. The seminar was inaugurated by Olympian Bobby Aloysius, Asst. Secretary, Kerala Sports Council, Thiruvananthapuram. Keynote address was delivered by Dr. A. M. Moorthy, Principal, KACPESS, Karaikudi. The valedictory address was given by Dr. Binu George, Director, Dept. of PE, MG University.
A Two day International Conference on “Emerging Frontiers and Challenges in Chemistry” ICEFCC-2014 on 17th and 18th February 2014. The Conference was inaugurated by Dr. V. N. Rajashekaran Pillai, Executive Vice President and Ex Officio Principal Secretary, Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment, Govt. of Kerala, Sasthra Bhavan. Keynote address by Dr. G. J. Sanjayan, Scientist, Division of Organic Chemistry, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune.
One day National Seminar on ‘Green Conservation – Traditional methods’ on 10 March 2014 The seminar was inaugurated by Dr. Jomy Augustine, Prof. & Head, Department of Botany, St. Thomas College, Palai.
Workshop on Ornamental Fish Culture & Aquarium Management (WOFCAM-2014) from 11-15 March 2014Jointly organised by Department of Zoology & Matsyafed
The programme was inaugurated by Ms. Mini Antony IAS. 30 unemployed women from the local community and 30 students from the college were selected for attending the 5-day training programme. Participants were given glass aquarium tanks and fishes and a one-day field visit to Vizhinjam, Neyyar and a farm at Karamana was organized.
AQUASHOW:An aqua show was organized in association with CMFRI, Vizhinjam, ADAK, Govt. of Kerala, SAF, Govt. of Kerala and various other organizations conducted on March 13-14.