The General Orientation Programme of the academic year 2020-21 for First Year students and their parents was organized on Saturday, 3 October 2020 on Zoom virtual platform and live streaming of the same was done on Kaveri College You Tube channel. The programme started with the Deep Prajwalan and Vidyapeeth Geet. Dr. Muckta Karmarkar, Vice Principal introduced the programme to the students and parents. Mrs. Suchismita Mohanty, Head, Cultural Committee, gave a power point presentation showcasing College and its activities under different Committees, Cells and Clubs of the College.
Four alumni, Ms. Harshada Khaladkar (BA), Mr. Piyush Joglekar (B.Sc. (CS)), Ms. Aditi Kumthekar (B. Com.) and Ms. Lavanya Srinivas (BBA-CA) shared their experiences while they were at the college and advised the new students to make full use of their years at Kaveri College.
Mr. Omkar Joshi, final year M.Sc. (CS) student of our college was felicitated for getting placed in a company named ‘Somic Ishikawa’ in Japan with a high profile job.
In his address, Dr. Ashok Agrawal, Principal, Kaveri College emphasized on the fact that all Kaverians believe in excellence as not a destination, but a journey. And the college believes in instilling proactive citizenship among the students. He assured the parents that their wards are in the right hands. He also said that it is the joint responsibility of the students, parents and teachers for the holistic development of students, and appealed the parents to devote time in the interest of the students.
Mrs. Malati Kalmadi, Secretary, Kannada Sangha in her address, gave a message to the youth by quoting Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, “have courage to think differently, have courage to travel the unexplored path, have courage to discover the impossible and conquer the problems and succeed”. She advised the students to set a goal in life and devote entirely for the accomplishment of the same. Not only academically, there must be all round development of the students, she reiterated.
Mr. Kushal Hegde, President Kannada Sangha, Pune delivered the presidential address. In his speech, he introduced the parent body of the college- Kannada Sangha, Pune to the audience. He made all aware about the glorious 5 decades of fulfilling journey of Sangha in the field of education.
Dr. Jayashri Bangali, IQAC Coordinator proposed vote of thanks. Ms. Shweta Bhagat Natu, member, Cultural Committee compered the programme which concluded with Vande Mataram. The programme was witnessed by 1100 viewers comprising students and parents on the college YouTube channel.