New EDC board of directors were given new portfolios and internship certificates were given to last year team in MMR from 10:00am to 12:00pm.
The value for the month of August was Fortitude. The month began with the promotion of the value Fortitude by putting up posters on the boards across the college. Students of the BMM department prepared posters along with the following value lab members- Meghna S (main value poster+1), Ashwini (2 digital posters posted on fb page-SIES Value Lab), Sidharth N (1), Lokeshwari (2), Rushabh (2), Lakshmi N (1), Ashish (3) Mrudula (1), Sahana (1) and Amruta (1). A poem was written by value lab member Aparna Pitale who also prepared its digital format which was posted on the official SIES Value lab facebook page. Class to class promotion along with motivational speech on the value fortitude was conducted by First year BMM students. A write up on fortitude was done by Student representative of BMM and value lab member Vasanth which was posted on value lab facebook page ‘SIES Value Lab’. A facebook page was created by BMM department to promote fortitude ‘SIES, Value Lab, BMM’.
Organized a workshop on the latest CAS guidelines of UGC on 1 st August 2017 in association with SIES Central Training. Dr Parvathi Venkatesh was the resource person
Interdisciplinary add-on course in Digital Electronics was organized by Physics Department for IT students.
Mumbai-based Psychiatrist Dr. Gaurav Kulkarni delivered a Guest Lecture in which he enlightened Degree College students about role of different parts of brain and neurotransmitters in influencing behaviour. He also shed light on psychological disorders, neuropsychiatric therapies, the concept of neoruplasticity.
A discussion on various books written on Shivaji Maharaj. The event aimed at tracing the iconography of Shivaji through the writings of different scholars. The event was organized in collaboration with the History Association.
An orientation on Employability skills was conducted for students on 11th August 2017 by Educare.
Shri Rajesh Joshi noted poet and critic delivered a lecture on the topic ‘premchand aur hamara samay’ on the occasion of Premchand Jayanti.
BMS Students participated in a band event organised by Pradnya Vision in Shanmukhanda Auditorium, Sion.
A poster making competition on the value Fortitude was conducted on 16th August, 2017. The digital poster for the same was prepared by Rushabh Savla. Ten college students from different departments participated. The posters were assessed by our Honorable Principal and Chairperson of The Value lab Dr. Uma Shankar. Ms. Mansi Mudaliar from FYBMM bagged the first prize while Ms. Sreyasi Sengupta was the first runner up. BMM students collaborated with Student council members and performed a flash mob promoting Fortitude on 18th August, 2017.
Lecture cum Demonstration on "Bottle Garden- A style of indoor gardening" by Prof Meena Potnis (Head, Department of Botany) and Dr Neeraja Tutakne (Department of Botany) at the Staff Common Room, on Friday, 18thAugust, 2017; 11.00 am
Movie ' The Boy in the stripped Pajama' , which is based on the theme of war and pacifism to observe the 'World Humanitarian Day', was screened jointly by the Philosophy Association and Rotaract Club of SIES College. Post screening the students discussed and came with their perspectives on the theme from the movie point of view.
To understand multifacated concept of Multiculturalism symposium was organised. Dr. Uma Shankar shed light on Philosophical perspective about Multiculturalism. The concept was discussed from Political perspective by Mr. Ajinkya Gaikwad, Assistant Professor, Department of Politics. Mr. Meet Shinde, Assiatant Professor, Department of Psychology, P.N.Doshi College discussed this concept from Psychological perspective.