Literary Association

Name of Association & Faculty CoordinatorName of the office bearersClassPost held
Literary AssociationA. Sai PrapanchIII CSE BPresident
Y.V. AishwaryaIII EEE AVice – President
Nivedha SatyanarayananII CSE BSecretary
R. AishwaryaI ECE AJoint Secretary
V.R. SuryaI ECE CAssistant Secretary
S. IlakiyaI Civil ATreasurer

Activities

2016-2017

S.NONAME OF THE COMPETITIONPRIZE WINNERSCLASS/YEARPRIZE WONDATES
1Poetry WritingMs.CH.HarshithaIII CSE AI22.02.2017
Sashank BalajiII CSE BII
2Crossword puzzleMr.M.B.S.HariI Mech AI20.02.2017
Ms.T.Rashmi III CSE BII
3Oratorical CompetitionKalpana VahetiI CSE AI23.02.2017
Mr.S.Vineeth KumarIII CSE BII
4Block & TackleMr.S.Vineeth KumarIII CSE BI24.02.2017
Ms.R. PoojaIII CSE AII
5ScrabbleMr.S.Vineeth KumarIII CSE BI21.02.2017
Mr.K.R. Pranav DevI ECE BII

2015-2016

S.NONAME OF THE COMPETITIONPRIZE WINNERSCLASS/YEARPRIZE WONDATES
1Poetry WritingMs. Y.V. AishwaryaII EEE AI29.02.16
Ms. M. Samurutha BhavaniIII CSE BII
2Crossword puzzleMs. Smitha SridharanIII ECE CI07.03.16
Ms.G.ParvathyI EEE BII
Mr.C.PrashanthIII Mech BIII
3Oratorical

Competition
Ms. Tharani NagarajanI ECE CI22.03.16
Ms. SrilakshmiI ECE CII
Ms. Ishwarya III IT A III

III IT AIII

LANGBEE 2016

The Department of English, conducted LANGBEE 2016-Inter-School Literary Competitions. Mrs. Minoo Agarwal, Principal, DAV Public School, Velachery was the Chief Guest. Mrs. Minoo Agarwal highlighted the importance of communication and interpersonal skills for placement. In addition to technical competence, acquiring competency in English language is indispensable as it plays a pivotal role in competitive job market, she reiterated. Dr. T.S. Sridhar, Director General, SRM Group of Institutions Trichy and Ramapuram Campus presided over the function. He emphasized that comprehending ability of an individual would enable the accomplishment of communication skills, conceptual learning, critical thinking and creativity which would in turn result in building a strong nation. Dr. K.Kathiravan, Principal and Dr.L.Antony Michael Raj, Vice-Principal felicitated the gathering.

Around 150 students from 15 schools participated in the Inter-School Literary Competitions. The events were Speech Wizard, Combat, Brake & Accelerate and Click & Prove. DAV Public School, Velachery won the overall LANGBEE 2016 Trophy.

LANGBEE 2015

The department of English conducted the second edition of LANGBEE 2015, Inter-school literary competitions were held on 28th October 2015. Dr. T. S. Sridhar, IAS, Director, Rampuram & Trichy campus was the Chief Guest. A number of competitions namely, Speech Wizard (oratorical), Combat (adzap), Brake & Accelerate(block & tackle) and Click & Prove (online test). The competitions received an overwhelming response. Among the schools which participated, Vani vidhyalaya, Chennai were the winners and SRM Nightingale HSS were the runners up.

GUEST LECTURES

  • Ms Kirtanya Krishnamurthi, Founder, Mind Fresh, Chennai, delivered a lecture on “Essentials of Good Communication Skills” on 12.09.16.
  • Dr.Eric Miller, Director, World Story Telling Institute, Chennai, delivered a lecture on “Story Telling for Creativity and Learning” on 24.02.17.
  • One day Faculty Development Programme on “Effective Communication Skills with special reference to Presentation Skills” was organised on 24.6.2016.  Mrs Meera Padmanabhan, Trainer, Oxford University Press, Chennai was the resource person.