ALUMNI ASSOCIATION REPORT
NEED & IMPORTANCE OF ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
“Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is a progress, and working together is a success.”
Alumni are the ambassadors of the college. They are a great force with young, energetic minds and ideas with the potential to improve education.
The Alumni obtains feedback on the design and scope of courses, promoting entrepreneurship, industrial research, student training, placements and fund raising.
The internal faculty and staff contribute to ensure educational quality.
MISSION OF ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
The mission of alumni relations is to maintain a lifelong relationship with the alumni, strengthen ties between the college and alumni as well as contribute to the advancement and success of the college.
OBJECTIVES OF THE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
The Alumni association was formed on 25th February 2011.
The principal of the college laid emphasis on the significance of the Alumni association. The association was inaugurated during the farewell party of the college’s first batch with students from the final year of the Information Technology, Management Studies and Commerce courses appointed as office bearers.
The first meeting of the Alumni association was held on Saturday, 3rd December 2011 in the college. The gathering was addressed by Professor Liji Santosh. Chief Coordinator Ms. Pratibha Gadhagali also addressed the meeting. Members were given invitations to attend the annual college festival; Emmorzeal as well as the college’s annual day.
The Alumni association also has a presence online with its own group as well as a page on Facebook.
The Alumni association meeting was held on 13th July 2013 under the guidance of Professors Seema Rawat, Kalpana Menon and Hemant Rathod.
Members from earlier batches joined the association and new committee members were selected on various posts.
Armand D’costa was selected as President of the association along with other office bearers.
A corporate quiz competition was held between college students and alumni members making the session all the more interesting. A presentation was also held to show members glimpses of the developments in college and alumni college memories.
On August 15th 2013, another meeting was held where group discussions and brain storming sessions were conducted. Members also put forward suggestions for the growth and development of the association.
Over the year, various alumni members have been invited to the college’s Inter and Intra college festivals to judge various events.
A drama club was also launched to support and encourage students interested in acting and performing arts. Alumni members Shakti and Chirag were associated with the drama club of the college, mentoring and providing their guidance and support.
The Alumni association members have also provided their support in organizing various cultural activities in the colleges by entertaining the audiences during the college annual day.
The college and the alumni come together to hold shared visions and ambitions to reach greater heights. They can function as one lifelong family to reach excellence.