Mangaluru, Dec 17: St Agnes PU College celebrated the achievements of the students in academics and co-curricular activities on December 15. It also marked the contribution done by the students towards the welfare of the college.
This auspicious occasion commenced with an invocation. The felicitation event was graced by Joselyn T Lobo, retired dean and associate professor of School of Social Work, Roshni Nilaya, Sr Norine D’Souza, principal, Sr Janet Sequeira, vice principal, faculty and students.
Joselyn in his interactive session spoke at length about careerguidance and stated the importance of sitting and slowly thinkingabout problems and finding the right solution before thinking of aquick easy way out which might be rash. He said that the achievershad taken hurdles, adversity and disappointments optimistically withperseverance, patience and hard work as their weapons and therebyproved to be the academic toppers and the winners of variouscompetitions. He urged the students of second PUC to dream big andaccomplish it by determination, sincerity and God’s blessings through ice breakers and activities. He further elaborated on 'Success is walking from Failure to Failure'.
Faculty of the college were also part of some of the competitions and were honored on this occasion. Tech team of the college and student council members were appreciated for their joyful service to the college on different occasions.
Anvitha Shetty, a cancer survivor was felicitated for being a warrior of hope and a role model to many students, she was applauded for her achievement in academics and activities.
The top scorers were awarded merit certificates by Sr Norine D’Souza, Sr Janet Sequeira and Joselyn T Lobo and congratulated on their golden success.
Olivia Patrao introduced Joselyn T Lobo, Paloma compered the programme and Kalasha proposed the vote of thanks.