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The Department of Psychology, St, Mary's College, Thrissur is organising a Psychology Exhibition, Esperanza 2K19 on March 14, 2019, Thursday, in Jubilee Hall from 10.00 am to 3.00 pm.

In connection with International Women's Day, the Research Department of Mathematics, is organising a talk on "Secrets to Become a Successful Woman Through Gender Realisation" rendered by Dr. Sr. Smitha Rose, in St. Joseph's Seminar Hall at 2.00 pm today. All are cordially invited.

The Department of English, St. Mary's College, Thrissur is organising a programme Wonder Woman on March 7. 2019

Department of Botany is organising an invited talk by V. S. Vijayan, Former Director of Kerala State Biodiversity Board on February 20, 2019 as a part of WETLAND DAY Celebrations

Skill Enhancement Programme Certificate Distribution by Honourable District Collector Smt Anupama IAS

IGNITE 2K19 - Paper presentation Competition for PG Students (ARTS STREAM), on Feb 6, 2019 and is organised by IQAC

IQAC, St. Mary's College, Thrissur is organising the VI th Dr. Sr. Rani George Endowment Lecture on February 4-5, 2019

The Women Cell, St. Mary's College, Thrissur is conducting an Intercollegiate Quiz Competition, QFIESTA 2K19, on February 8, 2019 in Marian Auditorium at 10 am.

National Workshop on Script Writing and Visual FX organised by Department of Vocational Studies, St. May's College, Thrissur on 4th February 2019

IQAC, St. Mary’s College, Thrissur is organizing a paper presentation competition for PG students of all the SCIENCE STREAM [Mathematics, Botany, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Computer science, Psychology]. Date: 30/01/2019 Time: 9:30 am Main Venue: St. Joseph Seminar Hall (Parallel Sessions will be there) Rules:  Participants should present their original research work.  Maximum slide limit : 15  Candidates will be provided 7 minutes for presentation and 3 minutes for discussion.  Competitors are requested to send a 500 word abstract on or before 24/01/2019 to the email ID: Format of the abstract should be in Times New Roman with 12 font size and 1.5 spacing.  Soft copy of the PPT should be submitted in CD by 28/01/2019. Programme Committee Co coordinator : Ruveena T. N. (Microbiology) Sr. Dr. Smitha Rose C. G. (Mathematics) Aiswaria Raj (Botany) Tressa Chacko A. (Chemistry) Prasanna R. Kovath(Biotechnology) Rohini V. S. (Psychology) Manasy Jayasurya (Computer Science) Arsha Shaji (Student Representative)

Marian Centre for Advanced Research (MCAR) of St. Mary's College, Thrissur in association with IQAC is organising a International Conference, TISAC 2019 (Trends and Innovations in Science, Arts and Commerce) on January 29, 2019. Abstracts of the Paper Presentations has to be sent to on or before 27 January 2019. Registration Fee: Students and Academicians - INR 300, Industry Representatives - INR 500, Foreign Delegates - $ 10. Organising Convener: Dr. Sr. Meena K Cheruvathur, Additional Director, MCAR, St. Mary's College, Thrissur.

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.

IQAC of our College is organising a power point presentation competition on January 17, 2019, in the Jubilee Hall from 9.30 am onward

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.

Department of Computer Science is organizing a computer literacy programme for Kudumbasree members and differently abled children at Computer Science Lab on January 13.

National Youth Day is celebrated in India on 12thJanuary on the birthday of Swami Vivekananda. As part of this, Department of Biotechnology, St. Mary’s College is organizing a flash mob on 11th January 2019, Friday at the central courtyard of college, to generate a positive attitude towards the people and provide them with every knowledge about how to behave in a proper way in the country.

Department of English is organising a one day workshop on Communicating Skills in English at Jubilee Hall on 10 January 2019 from 8.30 - 11.30 am

College will celebrate its Convocation Ceremony on January 7, 2019 at 11.00 am , students turned Graduates will receive their degree. Distinguished Dignitaries of the day. Dr. Rajan Gurukkal Vice Chairman, Kerala State Higher Education Council, Thiruvananthapuram. Dr.M. Nasser Director of Research, University of Calicut. Dr. Jayanand B Principal, Govt.Engineering College, Thrissur. Sr.Anija CMC Provincial Superior, Nirmala Province, Thrissur. Corporate Manager- St.Mary's, College. Thrissur Sr.Dr,Ritty J Nedumpara CMC Educational Councilor,CMC Nirmala Province, Thrissur. Sr.Dr. Magie Jose Principal, St. Mary's College, Thrissur.

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.

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.

Department of Chemistry, St. Mary’s College organized two day programmes in connection with Ozone day celebrations 2018 with the support of KSCSTE, Govt. of Kerala on the focal theme “Keep cool and carry on! The Montreal Protocol” on 18 &19 September 2018. On 18 th September, Dr. Sr. Magie Jose, Principal St. Mary’s College, Thrissur inaugurated the celebration. She used this occasion to evoke students commitment towards the environment and to make the earth a green and clean place for the coming generation. This was followed by an Interuniversity Science Quiz Competition. The quiz competition was managed by Mr. Santhosh P Jose, Dept of Physics, Vimala College Thrissur. Around forty students (20 teams) participated in the competition. The students belonged to five different University viz Health University, Kerala Agricultural University, Kerala Technical University, University of Calicut, KVASU, mannuthy. Teams also participated from various Autonomous colleges like Vimala College (Autonomous), St. Joseph College, Autonomous etc. Ms. Jaina Jacob and Anagha K.H. of II B.Sc Physics, St. Joseph’s College, Irinjalakkuda Won first prize, Mr. Manzoor Panthallokaran and Mr. Gokul T.H. of Sree Krishna College, Guruvayoor won second prize and Ms. Joyce Davis and Ms. Jennifer V.J of 3 rd B.Sc Chemistry, St. Mary’s College Thrissur won 3 rd prizes respectively. An Environmental Friendly Poster Making Competetion was also held in which the students of our college participated with enthusiasm. Ms. Theertha C.S of I BSc Chemistry Won first prize and Ms. Clenita Saji of I BA English and Ms. Shilpa Jayaraj of III DC Chemistry has won 2 nd and 3 rd prizes respectively. This was followed by the participants being offered Tea & refreshments, later certificate and cash prize were distributed to the winners. On the second day (19 th September), two Invited Talk were organized by Dr. Vijay Kumar P, Project Scientist, Department of Atmospheric Science, CUSAT & by Dr. Renjith S, Scientist B, SCTIMST, Trivandrum. The first talk was on the topic Warming Earth, Changing Climate and highlighted the importance of conservation measures for protecting the environment with special reference to ozone. This was followed by a thematic film – Home which highlighted the importance of earth. This was followed by lunch. The second talk of the day introduced the ozone chemistry to students and emphasized the role chemist can play in mitigating and solving problems of environment. After the talk, a valedictory function was conducted to distribute the prizes for the winners of various competition. Certificate and cash prize were distributed to the winners. The Quiz master and invited speakers were honored by presenting them a memento. A Mime on Ozone depletion, its consequence and remedies was played by BSc Chemistry students followed by a group song on the same theme. Dr. T. Geetha delivered vote of thanks and the two days ‘Ozone day celebrations’ concluded with national anthem.

The Post Graduate Department of commerce was conducted a national seminar on the topic “INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL REPORTING STANDARDS”. The session was inaugurated by Mr. T G Sugunan, CMA, Brahmos Aerospace, Trivandrum and he also provided a valuable talk on IFRS. The second session handled by Mr. Abhilash K S, Lead financial specialist E Power India Ltd, Uttarpredesh, on the application of IFRS in accounting practices. The afternoon session conducted for paper presentations on the topic IFRS. The session was chaired by Dr. Murali E, HOD Sri.C Achuthamenon govt college, Kuttanellur.

The quantum of E-waste, being generated in the state, has leap flogged many fold in the last decade and is assuming humongous proportions. In an effort to ensure that the E-Waste emanating out of the villages, are recycled and disposed off scientifically. We had made arrangements to collect E-Waste from all the departments of St.Mary’s College, Thrissur for scientifically recycling the same in association with Clean Kerala Company limited which is a leading recycling organization under the Local Self Government Department, Government of Kerala. Collection of e-waste from various villages and organisations of Thrissur district was conducted at Thrissur civil station on 07/06/2018 and it was inaugurated by Smt.P.Marykutty, Deputy Director of district Panchayath Thrissur. Our department conducted a class wise competition to collect e-waste from all the students and submitted those to the collectorate on 07/06/2018. The class with highest number of e-waste materials was awarded with a special prize. The main goal of the mission was to clean polluted Kerala and have a face of cleanliness. The venture was implemented successfully in the college and all the departments participated in the same to make it successful.