The latest news from St.Marys
Workshop on Strategies for Effective Communication. A workshop has been organized by the English Department on 10th January, 2019 for II and III UG English Literature students. The workshop commenced at 8:30 am in the Jubilee Hall. The three hour session was resourced by Ms. Aswathi Dinil Shanker, a trainer and a life coach. She is the founder of Samatva Centre for Excellence and an NLP Practitioner. Another resource person was Mr. Riyas A.F, an NLP Practitioner and co-founder of Samatva Centre for Excellence. The classes were really beneficial for the students. Students actively participated in every activities.
Adding golden feathers to the crown of St. Mary's, our students became the champions of Calicut University Intercollegiate Sepak Takraw (W) Championship 2018 - 2019. Both in REGU event and in DOUBLES event we bagged the championship and came out with flying colours as overall champions.
Graduation Day is a day full of joy, pride and accomplishment. This day will be cherished and remembered with mixed feelings by the teachers and parents who are proud of the way the students have achieved what they have learnt. Congratulations to the proud parents of the budding graduates who are now ready to step into the arena of formal education. St. Mary’s College, celebrated the Graduation Day on Monday, the 7th of January 2019 in its campus. The celebration started with the academic procession in which the dignitaries namely- Prof. Dr Rajan Gurukkal P M, Vice Chairman, Kerala State Higher Education Council, Thiruvananthapuram; Dr Jayanand B., Principal, Govt. Engineering college, Thrissur; Prof. Dr. Molly Kuruvila, Department of Women’s Studies, University of Calicut; Sr. Anija CMC, Corporate Manager, St. Mary’s College; Dr. Sr. Ritty J Nedumpara CMC, Educational Councillor, Nirmala Province; Dr. Sr. Magie Jose, Principal, St. Mary’s College and the Heads of various departments ushered the occasion. Sr. Anija CMC, declared the Graduation Day open. Our Principal welcomed the gathering followed by the presentation of academic results by the Academic Council Secretary Dr Josepheni Joseph. The Vice Chairman of KSHEC, Prof. Dr Rajan Gurukkal, rendered the Graduation Speech. Dr Jayanand B provided an opening address. Complying this, the nearly 400 students from various departments received their Graduation Certificates. Our Vice Principal Dr Sr. Meena K Cheruvathur recited the pledge to the Graduates. Prof. Dr Molly Kuruvila, in her special address, emphasized the relevance of women education and exhilaration. Dr Sr. Ritty J Nedumpara CMC furnished with the motivational address. A glance of our Alma Mater was screened through a short video. Sr. Anija CMC, dissolved the ceremony with the National Anthem.
Our college crowned as the Best Women's College of sports in University of Calicut. College sports teams bought many laurels in the forms of awards and championship trophies in the field of sports and games.
What's happening on campus
National Girl Child Day, celebrated on January 24thevery year, aims to highlight the inequalities faced by a majority of the girls in India.Female infanticide is a problem that has plagued our country for decades. Spreading awareness on the importance of having a girl child is the need of the hour and towards this larger cause Department of Biotechnology, St. Mary’s College is organizing a talk on ‘A girl is a flower, not a thorn’ by Adv. KavithaSubash, Lawyer, Supreme court of India on 24th January, 2019.
The department of Biotechnology, in association with Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE) is conducting an awareness class for public on 16 January 2019, 6 pm at Janaki Nath Hall, Pushpagiri Bhahmana Samooham , Jyothi Nagar, Pookunnam. Main Session by Dr. D Girija, Director. Academics, Kerala Agricultural University, Mannuthy, India.
St. Mary's College, Thrissur is the first women's college in Kerala state, India.Established and managed by the CMC Educational Society of Nirmala Province of the Congregation of the Mother of Carmel in the Catholic Church, the college is under the jurisdiction of the Roman Catholic Bishop of Thrissur.