Category: DBC Matters

Don Bosco College to give farewell to 6th Sem Outgoing Students tomorrow

24 April 19: Don Bosco College is set to give farewell to the 6th Semester students. They are the second batch of students who will graduate this year.

The 4th Sem students of Arts and Commerce have taken lead role in arranging the farewell. Earlier they had departmental farewells. We wish the out going students all the best in the forthcoming University End Semester examinations, May 2019.

Project Work Presentation Session Organized by Department of Commerce for B.Com 6th Semester Students

The department of Commerce has organized a presentation session for the 6th semester students of B.com course of the college. The presentation was regarding the project work undertaken by the students of their course work.

During the presentation, the principal of the college Fr. Dr. Jose Palely was present along with Asst. Prof. Ms Ayoushree Dowara, Department of Sociology along with the Asst. Professors of the commerce department, Mr. Harmeet Singh, Mr. Shiv Kumar Sharma, Ms. Devangona Saikia, Mr. Anjan Bharali, Ms. Mousumi Gogoi and Mr. Sanjay Rizal. They offered valuable observation and comments on the presentation made by the students.

The topics which students have undertaken are related to the welfare of the workers, the compensation paid by management, their investment pattern of the workers, Job satisfaction of the workers. The Academic project was completed by visiting the survey site and responses with taken from the targeted sample.   Mr. Shiv Kumar Sharma and Ms. Mousumi Gogoi, Asst. Professors, Department of Commerce, mentored the students in the project work.

“When you go through a difficulty, it will only makes you strong”, says Dr. Policarp Xalxo, on his Birthday.

April 3, 2019: Fr. Dr. Policarp Xalxo, Administrator, Asst. Professor and IQAC Coordinator celebrated his birthday today. The college students greeted him and wished him. In his message, Fr Policarp shared childhood memories and school days punctuated with humorous events and at each instance of adventure, the audience roared with laughter. He inspired one with his positive energy through his life sharing and all were touched by his ‘simplicity in handling a cycle that was bigger than him’ to negotiate daily to school and ‘the joy of falling’ took all to their childhood days. And he added, “when you go through difficulties, it will only makes you strong”.

In concluding his message he said, “The difficulties I went through, made me so strong, that I have no complaint whatsoever. The difficult situations come and go and leave with us a rich experience. And I feel that God gives us always means to love and these are ways through which we can better ourselves through growing in self image, learning to appreciate ourselves, and all the gifts that he has given and the people with whom we live. Let us thank God for the life that we have been given. “

Fr. Jose Palely introduced the day with his greetings during the assembly while Suman Ekka and Albin Kerketta of Sociology Department felicitated him with Fulam Gamocha and a Bouquet of Flowers respectively.

The staff and students felicitated Fr. Policarp and offered prayers for him thanking God for the innumerable blessings he gives to them through Fr. Policarp.

Model Exams for Even semester Students to begin on 17 April 2019

15 April 19: Model Exams are scheduled to be held from 17 April 2019. It will conclude on 25 April 2019. Over 300 students are expected to appear the exams. To help them prepare for the End semester examinations scheduled to commence on 2 May 2019, the staff have prepared two sets of Model question papers per paper. Mr. Michael Xaxa, Asst. Professor, Department of Economics and Mr. Bhaskar Gohain, Asst. Professor, Department of English are coordinating the smooth conduct of the examinations along with Mr. Konthoujam Manoranjan, Asst. Professor, Computer Studies.

We wish the students all the best.

Jesus Club organises special prayers on the last day of club activity

30 March 2019: On the last day of the club activities for the even semester, the Jesus Club students gathered together and spent an hour in prayer to prepare for the Easter celebrations.

Being the season of Lent, the students organised a Way of the Cross helping each other to join together in prayer and worship. It was a very encouraging and edifying moment for the animators to see how the youth take leadership in spiritual matters.

Students of Sociology organise Mock Parliament session to understand Political Leadership

5 April 19:  During the departmental activities today, the Sociology department organized a mock parliament session to evaluate the success and the failures of the different political parties. The movements like Beti bachao, Make in India, Making India a Digital Nation were efforts made by the present government to make India a better nation.

Some of the other important events that featured in discussion were: the Surgical strike, the Pulwama terror attack and Balakot Airstrike along with the events that unfolded after that.

The Asifa Case, the inability to keep to fulfil the promises made by the political parties including granting of ST status to Adivasi Community etc. were highlighted.

The objective of the mock parliament was to understand how the leadership functions, the various factors that influence the happenings in our country and to understand who would give his or her committed service for the betterment of the nation. Asst Professors of the Department, Ms. Ayousree Dowara, Ms. Alankrita Borthakur, Ms. Aparna Borchetia and Mr. Bhairab Hazarika animated the group.

Reported by: Guloungam Gangmei

Political Science Department opt for syllabus based group discussion during departmental activity

5 April 2019: The department of Political Science dedicated today’s departmental activity hours to group discussion base on the syllabus with the help of the staff.

Second Semester students were divided into three groups and took up three themes for discussion: Amendment procedure of Indian Constitution, Powers and position of the Indian President and Relation between the Centre and State.

The Fourth Semester students were divided into two groups. One group focused on North East Politics while the other looked at the UK and USA Constitutions – a comparative study.

The Sixth Semester students took up Panchayati Raj as the topic for in depth understanding. The Asst. Professors of the department, Mrigakhi Goswami, Rimi sharma, Bijit Saikia and Suchitra Bhuyan.

Reported by : Asst. Prof. Mrigakhi Goswami

“Leaders are born or made” discusses Commerce department

5 April 2019: The students of the Department of commerce deliberated on the topic ” “leaders are born or made? Justify”. All the students were divided into 9 teams consisting of 3 members each for a group discussion. Their findings and ideas were presented to the whole group. Mark Pegu along with his team members John Dhanwar and Bijay Tete were adjudged as the best presenters. All the teams did a very commendable job.

The students were mentored by the Asst. Professors of the department, Mr. Harmeet Singh, Ms. Devangana Saikia, Mr. Anjan Bharali, Mr. Shiv Kumar Sharma, Ms. Mousumi Gogoi and Mr. Sanjay Rizal. We thank them for their hard work.

Reported by: Job Kerketta

Don Bosco College Participates in the memorial service for Late Dr. Jatindra Nath Saikia at Commerce College

30 March 2019: Fr. Dr. Jose Palely, Principal along with Sr. Reena P George, Asst. Professor, English and Mr. Anjan Bharali, Asst. Professor, Commerce, participated in the memorial prayer service for the departed soul of Dr. Jatindra Nath Saikia.

Chants, Prayers and floral tributes marked the memorial service. In his message for the publication in memory of kate Dr. Jatindra Nath Saikia, Dr Jose Palely wrote about the wonderful spirit that existed between the two colleges, thanks to the great concern and support extended by him as principal of the Commerce College, Golaghat.

He prayed that the vision and the ideals of Dr. Jatindra Nath Saikia for the Commerce College and for the cause of education as a leading educationist and philosopher be made to reach its fulfillment and become a reality, through the efforts of all gathered together in his name.

Fr. Joseph Pampackal’s relatives visit the college

30 March 2019 : The relatives of Fr. Joseph Pampackal SDB, viz. His sister Leelamma Thomas, her son, Dominic Savio Thomas and wife Misha Dominic along with their children, Hannah Dominic and Rosemol Dominic, visited the college campus today.

They were very happy to see the growth of the institution and appreciated the works done by the fathers and sisters in the educational sector. They were impressed by the simplicity of the place and the wonderful campus that is calm and serene.

Mr. Dominic is working in Ernest and Young at Infopark, Kochi and his wife is in Tata Consultancy Services, Kochi. They took tea with the sisters and the children had a wonderful time interacting with the sisters.