Students Council inauguration and farewell function held at Milagres College, Kallianpur


Udupi : Milagres College organized multiple program of inauguration of Students Welfare Council for the year 2015/16, Farewell function of Prof. Narayana M. Hegde Dean and Head of Department of Kannada along with Valerian J. Fernandes Office Superintendent as well as Manager at Milagres College, felicitation program to students who secured above 85% in University examination and release of College Academic magazine ‘Miracles 2015” at Milagres Tri-centenary Hall, Kallianpur near here on Tuesday, 30th June, 2015.

The mega program started with invocation prayer song led by Jeevitha & group. The President elect Sylvina Aquinus of final B.Sc., welcomed the gatherings and guests on dais florally welcomed. Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo Correspondent of Milagres Educational Institutions presided the occasions. Rev Fr. Dr. Lawrence D’Souza , Secretary of Catholic Educational Society, Udupi (CESU) was the chief guest. Prof. N. M. Hegde H.O.D. of Kannada, Rev Fr. Ferdinand Gonsalves Principal of Milagres PU College, Sri Edward Lewis PTA President, Valerian J. Fernandes Manager of Milagres College office were the guests of honour. Dr. Nery Cornelio Principal of Milagres College, Prof. Subrahmanya Joshi and Smt. Sophia Dias Directors’ of Students Welfare Council, Sylvina Aquinus President and Vilton Havin Saldanha Secretary, Kamalaksha Vice President – I, Lohith Vice President – II, Pradeep Joint Secretary and Pratheck Kumar Cultural Secretary of Students Welfare Council were present on the dais.

Dr. Nery Cornelio took pledge and oath of office to President elect Sylvina Aquinus and team and Sylvina Aquinus took pledge from class representatives of the college. Meanwhile felicitation to office bearers and class representatives also held.

On account of felicitation to retiring Prof. N. M. Hegde and Valerian Fernandes, speech by Philomena of Final B. A., staff side very long sentimental speech by Prof. Harinakshi of Department of Kannada and Dinakar Poojary was held. Dr. Nery Cornelio appreciated both the staff for their wonderful service for the institution. The letter of appreciation read by Dr. Gerald Pinto, Associate Professor, Physics Department to Prof. N. M. Hegde and Xavier Fernandes read appreciation letter on Valerian Fernandes. Followed by honoring and felicitation program held by Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo alaong with  other dignitaries of the dais to both retiring personalities. Floral felicitation program held by Degree Principal, Deans, Heads of all the departments of degree, Head of Administrative staff, Presidents of PTA, Office Bearers and all class representatives of S.W.C.

To reply felicitation Prof. N. M. Hegde gave hearty gratitude to all those who guided, helped and whatsoever since his throughout service of 34 years for the Catholic Board begin with Fr. Bernard. He said life is built by language which he treats language is like mother. He called students to work hard in life. There is no end for hard work. One should live with honesty. Life is not exhibition. One should light the life. Valerian Fernandes who got his voluntarily retirement also gave gratitude to the management and the staff on his brief period of two or three years. He promised to Principal and the correspondent for his availability to any guidance in need of.

Rev Fr. Lawrence D’Souza gave his guest address on inauguration of Students Welfare Council, felicitation etc. He said SWC is the bridge between students, Principal and management in order to develop students’ growth in the sense to achieve intention of life. The learning in the college is the journey of growth. The journey of life should be emotional, spiritual and social. He called the students to have the name of the college through achievements in life.

Rev Fr. Ferdinend Gonsalves congratulated the newly appointed Students Welfare Council and gave beautiful message to the students.

The college academic year magazine which edited by Prof. Cyril Mathias H.O.D. of English Department “Miracles 2015” released by the Correspondent Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo and gave his presidential remark on the occasion.

Vilton Saldanha of Final BBM and Secretary of SWC proposed vote of thanks. Master of Ceremony Wernher D’Silva of Final B.Com compered the entire programme beautifully. The occasion was winded up with National Anthem.


News published on: 2015-07-09