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Wednesday, 13 October 2021

News from MRSMEMHS | National Nutrition Mission ‘Rashtriya Poshan Mah’

National Nutrition Mission ‘Rashtriya Poshan Mah’ was observed on 30th September 2021. The aim of the program was to create awareness about the nutritional levels in the society and also imbibe a sense social responsibility, inclusion and volunteerism.

Students were asked to donate food grains and vegetables to the needy. The items thus collected were donated to the students of neighbouring government schools.

Students of Class 8 exhibited different food items that are used in our day to day life and were briefed about the nutritional as well as medicinal value of each. Students were taken on a field trip around the campus to study the medicinal plants and their uses.

News from MRSMEMHS | Birthday Celebrations of Gandhiji and Sri Lal Bahadur Shastriji

The birthdays of Gandhiji and Sri Lal Bahadur Shastriji was celebrated on 2nd October 2021. Reading verses from Holy books of different religions was followed by ‘All Faith Prayer’ by students. Principal Ms. Shreelatha Rao, in her address reminded students of the sacrifices made by these great leaders and urged them to inculcate their qualities to become better individuals. Floral tribute was paid as a mark of respect by the Principal, President of PTA Mr. Arun Shetty and students.

With a view to encourage people to take up fitness activities, the students and staff of the school took up Fit India Freedom Run in the school ground on the same day.

Monday, 11 October 2021

Invitation | World Food Day Lectures


News from Dr. NSAM PU College, Mangaluru | Gandhi Jayanti Celebrations

The NSS unit of Dr. NSAM PU College celebrated Gandhi Jayanti on 2nd October 2021. Floral tributes were offered to the portraits of Gandhiji and Lal Bahadur Shastri on the occasion.

Principal Dr. Naveen Shetty K in his presidential address said that Gandhi lived a simple life and was instrumental in bringing independence to the country through his ideologies of nonviolence and satyagraha. He urged that young people should inculcate the ideals of Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri who led the country to progress with their simplicity and values.

Mr. Venkat Giri, Kannada Lecturer in his speech said that the sacrifices of great leaders should be an inspiration to all. He added that the country should be set free from internal forces which are detrimental to the nation.

Mrs. Meera Crasta, Chemistry Lecturer welcomed the gathering; Mrs. Mridula, English Lecturer was the Master of Ceremony and Mrs. Vaishali, Mathematics Lecturer rendered the vote of thanks. The program was followed by a peace-run organized by Mrs. Sandhya, NSS officer. Few NSS volunteers, faculty members including the Principal of the college took part in the run covering two-kilometer distance around the city.

News from Dr. N.S.A.M PU College, Mangaluru | Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

“A student's association with an institute does not end as soon as he completes his studies in that institution. The values learnt at the college reflect in one’s personality", said U T Khader, MLA, Ullal constituency while inaugurating the beach cleaning program organised under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan at Someshwar beach by the Alumni Association of Dr NSAM PU College, Mangaluru on 3rd October 2021.

In his speech, he emphasized that cleanliness is the foundation of a healthy society and the concern shown by the Old Students Association is worth emulating.

Sub Inspector of Police, Ullal police station, Pradeep was the Guest of Honor. In his address, he said that cleanliness should become a daily practice and one has the responsibility to ensure cleanliness of one's surroundings and also of water.

Principal Dr Naveen Shetty K in his presidential address called upon a nationwide mission to build a healthy and clean society. 

Ms Sangeetha Shetty, Ms Veena, Ms Geetha and Ms Vidyarani, Committee Members of the Old Students Association were present on the occasion.

Mr Kiran, President of the Alumni Association welcomed the gathering, while alumna Ms Bindya proposed the vote of thanks. 

Both members of the Alumni Association and staff participated in the beach cleaning.


Friday, 8 October 2021

News from ABSMIDS | Dental Screening Camp

A Dental Screening Camp was conducted for children & pregnant women under the guidance of Prof. (Dr) Manju R, Head, Dept. of Pediatric & Preventive Dentistry as part of the Nutritional Health Camp organised by the Dept. of Community Medicine, KSHEMA at the Inner Wheel Club, Puttur on 29th September 2021.

The objective of the camp was to provide basic dental health education to children and motivate them to practise dental hygiene. 21 children underwent oral examination, treatment plan was explained and appointment cards were given to the caregivers.

Documentation of all the advised treatments to be performed on children was made on the camp forms and referrals were sent to Dept. of Pediatric & Preventive Dentistry, A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore. Oral hygiene instructions were given to all the parents to educate them regarding the importance of maintaining good oral hygiene.

Thursday, 7 October 2021

News from NMAMIT | Gandhi Jayanti & Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti celebrations

The National Service Scheme, Youth Red Cross Unit, Rotary Club Nitte and Rotaract Club NMAMIT, Nitte jointly organised Gandhi Jayanti & Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti celebrations on 2nd October 2021 in Sadananda Auditorium, NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte.

Dr. Niranjan N Chiplunkar, Principal, NMAMIT explained how Gandhiji and Shastriji are an inspiration to the young generation. Sri. Yogeesh Hegde, Registrar, Nitte campus spoke about the importance of this celebration. Mr. Gopalkrishna, President, Rotary Club Nitte, Mrs. Radha Prabhu, Headmistress, Dr. NSAM English Medium School, Mr. Srinivas Nekkar, NSS Officer, NMAMIT and Mr. Prem, Leader of Rotaract Club, NMAMIT, Nitte were present during the program.

Mr. Sonal welcomed the gathering. Ms. Prarthana introduced the chief guest. Dr. Janaradhan Nayak, Officer, Youth Red Cross Unit, NMAMIT briefed about the contribution of Gandhiji and Shastriji to our nation. Ms. Delisha delivered the vote of thanks. Ms. Shrivaani Bairy compered the program.

As part of this event, 150 students visited Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) Nitte to study the process involved in carrying out Swachhata activities.

News from NIPT | Report on Frontier Lecture on Academic Writing on 30-09-2021

The Publication Cell of Nitte Institute of Physiotherapy conducted a Frontier Lecture on “Academic Writing” on 30th September 2021 at the Institute premises.

The event began with an introduction by Dr Saumya Srivastava, Associate Professor, NIPT. The opening remarks and welcome address were delivered by Prof (Dr) Dhanesh Kumar K U, Principal, NIPT, where he emphasized the importance of writing a technical or scientific paper.

The Speaker for the day was Dr Purusotham Chippala, Professor, NIPT, who spoke at length on the process of Academic Writing, and the various software that assists in writing a research paper.

A total of 50 postgraduate students attended the Lecture. The session ended with a vote of thanks delivered by Ms Shilna Rani. The Lecture was organized by Dr Saumya Srivastava and Ms Shilna Rani, Coordinators of the Publication Cell.

News from Dr. N.S.A.M PU College, Mangaluru | CA toppers felicitated

“Education is the gateway to the world of dreams and opportunities. One should dream, make a choice and diligently move towards this goal” said Sri. Vishal Hegde, Pro-Chancellor (Admn), Nitte (Deemed to be University) in his presidential address at the felicitation ceremony of CA examination achievers. The program was organized by the Commerce Association of Dr. NSAM PU College, Nanthoor on 27th September 2021.  CA Sunil, an alumnus of Dr. NSAM PU College was felicitated for clearing his CA final examination. 

The world is today a small and more connected place thanks to technology, but the repercussions of the overuse of social media on learning and understanding need to be kept in mind. Dr. MS Moodithaya, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Nitte (Deemed to be University) who was the Chief Guest, advised students to think positively and inculcate good habits. 

Dr. Naveen Shetty K, Principal, in his keynote address said that the college prepares students for the competitive world by training them well and helping build their confidence.

The program was organized to felicitate CA Sunil, an alumnus of Dr. NSAM PU College for clearing his CA final examination conducted recently. The other achievers who were felicitated included Ms. Sharanya who cleared CA Intermediate Group I and Ms. Kavya who cleared both groups of CA Intermediate examination. Mr. Shamith, Mr. Sharan, Ms. Rimsha, Ms. Apoorva and Ms. Bhagyashree have cleared their CA Foundation Examination.

The felicitation was followed by the Orientation Program for I & II year Commerce students for which CA Kiran Vasanth, KVC Academy, Mangaluru was the resource person.

The program was coordinated by Ms. Shakunthala Shetty, Lecturer. Dignitaries were introduced by Ms. Suman, Ms. Vidya MN and Ms. Veena Ullal, Lecturers in Commerce.

Mr. Venkat Giri, Lecturer was the Master of Ceremony. Ms. Sangeetha Shetty introduced the achievers while Mr. Karthik, Lecturer proposed the vote of thanks.

All the staff members and Commerce students were present for the program.