PPG College of Nursing recently conducted a workshop on recent trends in Oncology nursing. A release said Muthur Lekshmi, professor, delivered the welcome address.
The workshop was organised to enlighten the youth on cancer and the recent trends in cancer treatment. L.P. Thangavelu, Chairman, PPG Group of Institutions said that workshops were helpful in keeping up the standards of profession.
The Department of Commerce of Hindusthan College of Arts and Science organised a seminar on Life Insurance. A release said T. Giri Manickavasagam, Branch Manager, LIC of India, spoke on ‘Role of Life Insurance Sector in Economic Development’.
N. Baluswamy, Principal, presided over the meeting. K. Udayakumar, Head, Department of Commerce, was present on the occasion. Around 20 faculty and more than 300 students participated.
The second annual day of Indus College of Engineering was celebrated recently. V.P. Prabhakaran, Founder Chairman of the college, was present on the occasion. Minister Pongalur N. Palanisamy was the chief guest.
He spoke on the role of engineers in nation’s development. Karunakaran, Vice – Chancellor, Anna University, spoke on the standard of education in the country.
The School of Management Studies of Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology had its students’ association inaugurated recently by Nithyanandan Devaraaj, Head, CMU Operations, IPMOC – MIPD, L&T. He spoke on ‘Management – The Present and Future’.
A release said he highlighted the importance of green management, international finance, role of management professionals in the development of the country. V. Duraisamy, Principal, HICET, presided over the function.
SSK College of Engineering and Technology recently conducted a two – day workshop on ‘Pro – E (wildfire – 5). Mechanical Engineering Department had organised the meeting, said a release. Staff from Adroitec Information Systems Pvt. Ltd., Chennai, handled the sessions.
Sri Krishna Institute of Management, Coimbatore, in association with the National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) of Wadhwani Foundation recently conducted a regional level E – leader workshop.
A release said C. Ramakrishnan, Director of the institute, inaugurated the workshop. Sujaya Rao, Regional Manager, Southern India, Jagannathan Seshadri, NEN Consultant, Vijayalakshmi Menon, NEN Faculty Leader, and others were present at the inauguration.
The NSS units of Sankara College of Science and Commerce recently conducted a program to create awareness on breast cancer . A release said the college conducted the program in association with Sri Ramakrishna Hospital.
Forty NSS volunteers participated in the program, in which they distributed pamphlets and explained what breast cancer was all about to residents of Ganapathy.
G.R. Damodaran Academy of Management recently conducted a ‘Meet the CEO’ program. A release said it was an interactive session with Niklaus Heimberg, CEO, Rieter – LMW Machinery Ltd.
CMS Institute of Management Studies in association with the All India Management Association recently hosted the 14th National Students Management Games’ regional finals.
Around 35 teams from various business schools participated. S. Sandhya Menon, Principal, CMS Institute of Management Studies, welcomed the gathering. M.P. Gopalakrishnan, Chairman, CMS Educational and Charitable Trust, delivered the presidential address.
Sree Sakthi Engineering College recently conducted the ‘Science and Humanities Association Inaugural Function.’
A release said V. Velmurugan, Principal, delivered the welcome address. N. Dharmalingam, Chairman and guest of honour, was present on the occasion. T. Kannadasan, Director, Research, Anna University of Technology, Coimbatore, S. Karthikeyan, Correspondent, were also present.
The Science and Humanities Department of KTVR Knowledge Park for Engineering and Technology inaugurated the S&H association recently. A release said J. Mohanasundhari, Managing Director, Sharp Electrodes and Kayjay Sharp Trendys, was the chief guest.
S. Vedhapuri, Human Resources Development Trainer, was the guest of honour. D. Senthil Kumaran, head of the institution, welcomed the gathering.
The English Association of Avinashilingam Deemed University for Women conducted a seminar on IELTS. A release said the seminar began with a prayer song, followed by welcome address by Keerthi Krishnamoorthy, first year student.
Sujatha Ananthkumar, Senior Marketing Consultant, British Council, explained the IELTS test format, its importance, the eligibility criteria and the format for the results. She also spoke about the registration process for the test.
The Youth Red Cross unit of Sri Ramalinga Sowdambigai College of Science and Commerce and Coimbatore Medical College Hospital recently organised a blood donation camp.
A release said S. Karuppannasamy, Principal, inaugurated the camp. A team of doctors and nurses from the hospital coordinated the camp. More than 50 students donated blood.
PSG Tech Entrepreneurs Club was inaugurated recently. A release said Sarath Babu, CEO, Food King Catering Service, presided over the inauguration.
R. Rudramoorthy, Principal, PSG College of Technology, was also present on the occasion. The delegates were witness to a panel discussion on women entrepreneurs, among other things.
A seminar on “Leadership in Action” was held at Sankara College of Science and College. City Police Commissioner C. Sylendra Babu addressed the students.
He said that students with good leadership qualities and communication abilities could become entrepreneurs and offer jobs to thousands.
A tree plantation day was held at Dr. NGP Teacher Training Institute. R. Elangovan, Director of Teacher Education Research and Training, Chennai, led the dignitaries and students in the plantation drive. The merits of growing trees were stressed on students.
Saplings were also distributed to students and teachers to be planted in their homes.
The Department of Botany of PSG College of Arts and Science organised a lecture on “Algal Biomass Production and Utilisation integrated with Phycoremediation”.
V. Sivasubramaniam, Director, Vivekananda Institute of Algal Technology, Chennai, spoke on the topic. Students were also explained about the commercial utilisation of marine algae for alginate production and its application in textile printing at a workshop held by the Department.
KV Institute of Management and Information Studies conducted Ko – Inducium and cancer awareness program for the students.