Mangaluru, Mar 27: The annual felicitation programme of the faculty of St Aloysius College (Autonomous) who excelled in various fields of expertise was organized on Tuesday, March 26 at 3.00 PM in Fr L F Rasquinha hall of LCRI Block.
As many as 107 teaching and administrative faculty were honoured on the occasion under the categories of ‘qualification enhancement’ (NET/ SLET/ PhD/ any higher degree obtained in service); special recognition for guiding Ph.D's/MPhil's, awards conferred; research grants/ fellowship obtained; books published or chapters contributed to books; newly obtained recognition as research guides; research papers published in reputed International or National peer reviewed journals; completing 25 years of service in the college and 'staff leaving for better prospects.
The awardees received certificates and mementoes; the best research papers selected through scrutiny by a committee headed by Dr. Richard Gonsalves, were given honorary cash awards along with certificates and mementoes. The organizing committee consisted of 16 members who shouldered various responsibilities.
Dr Ratan T Mohunta, HOD of English was the coordinator of the event and Dr Narayan Moolya, HOD of Electronics was the Assistant coordinator. Fr Dionysius Vas presided over the programme; he was assisted by Fr Praveen Martis, principal, Fr Melwyn Anil Lobo , the Finance officer, Fr Denzil Lobo, Director AIMIT and Dr A M Narahari, registrar in doing the honours. Dr Ratan T Mohunta welcomed the gathering, Dr Narayan Moolya rendered the vote of thanks and the programme was compered by Rowena.K, lecturer, department of English.