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Dr. Peter Salew SDB animates the College Staff to be Educators like Don Bosco

13 Nov 2019 : Fr. Dr. Peter Salew along with Stephen Kaisii and Inalika were the resource persons for a One day Staff training program held at Don Bosco College, Golaghat.

The trainers focused on the life of Don Bosco, a great educator of Youth. Through team works, dynamics, multi media and activities they showed how to educate the youth with the heart of Don Bosco and how to accompany the youth in the Teaching Learning Process.

In the evaluation session, it was very enlightening to hear the staff recalling the various modules and the learning experiences. It was truly a transformative experience which motivated the staff to try new ways to win the youth.

Mr. Micheal Xaxa, Asst. Professor, Department of Economics and Examination Coordinator, thanked the resource persons and summarized the learning experiences of the day.

Birthday of Sr. Reena P George celebrated

16 Nov 19: The birthday of Sr. Reena P George, Asst. Professor, Department of English and Office Manager of the college was observed today.

At the morning worship special prayers were offered for the sister and words of appreciation for her self sacrificing work in the college. Her capacity in managing the office and university matters very efficiently was acknowledged by all.

She spends time in the college both on working days and non working days to ensure that the college runs smoothly and all office matters are in order.

It is also noted that the students appreciate her classes and the care and love with which she meets the various requirements of the students.

We wish her continued good health and a long stay at the college. She is one of the two pioneering members who joined the college management in 2015 as part of collaboration between Don Bosco Society and Congregation of the Sisters of St. John the Baptist (CSJB).

IQAC Coordinator held staff meeting to plan for the Even Semester 2020 and evaluate the odd semester 2019

16 Nov 19: The IQAC Coordinator and Vice Principal, Fr. Bimal Lakra organised a staff meeting at 1.25 pm to plan for the Even Semester Jan-May 2020 and to evaluate the odd semester June – December 2019.

Fr. Jose Palely, Principal presented the NAAC Parameters and how we could plan the coming academic session to prepare for the NAAC Accreditation in 2021. The staff discussed each point and identified various programs and activities that could be taken up in the coming session.

The staff discussed the matter and decided to in each department to prepare detailed plan of activities and submit to IQAC Coordinator by 30 Nov 2019.

The staff also evaluated the odd semester and appreciated the various activities especially the successful execution of short term courses.

The meeting came to a close at 2.30 pm with light refreshments. Being the birthday of Sr. Reena P George, a cake was cut to mark the occasion and all wished her on the occasion.

The ‘Path to Creation’ NGO through a Two Day Training Program, help the staff to look through the eyes of their students and feel their hearts.

13 Nov 2019: To boost the enthusiasm, endurance and spirit of the teachers, a 3 day training program was held from 11-13th November 2019 at Don Bosco college, Golaghat. Ms Laai and Ms. Daieid from the Shillong based NGO “Path to Creation” animated the staff.

In these two days, they conducted the training in a very Peaceful and vibrant way. The sessions were more of spiritual, understanding of the self and reflective on one’s virtues, values and weaknesses.

The teachers were made to show their emotions and skills through various group activities with the help of various art and drawings. It helped them to look through the eyes of their students and feel their hearts.

It was a self discovery towards giving a better result by sharing their wisdom, experience and treasures of the inner self.

Reported by: Ms. Sushmita Bora Rongpipi, Dept of History

Librarians getting ready with the cataloging of the new books

15 October 2019: Ms. Prarthana Borthakur and Ms. Upasana Borchetia, Asst. Librarians of the college are busy with the new arrivals of text books, multi volumes and journals.

Thanks to the support of Don Bosco Mission Bonn, the college has been able to purchase additional books and subscribe journals for 3 years. Our sincere appreciation for their generosity.

“If we don’t do well in our studies, we are doing injustice to our parents” says Fr. Philip Kamei.

14 Oct 2019: Don Bosco College welcomed Fr. Philip Kamei, Vocation Promoter and Youth Animator of the Province stationed at Don Bosco Dergaon. In his message, he invited the students to put up with the various little inconveniences which are here.

Quoting Charles R. Swindoll, Fr. Philip said, “Life is ten percent what happens to me and ninety percent how I react to it”. A person who is determined to work hard and succede, exernal situation are not hindrance to achieve his targets.

Despite all difficulties which are there, If I want to succeed, I will succeed as 90% is in my hand, in my power.

You are lucky and fortunate to be here. Make the best use of the opportunities that you have here. It is very edifying to see the fathers, sisters and staff helping, shaping and guiding you.   Seeing their sacrifices, and your parents’ struggle, you should make the best of this opportunity.

If we don’t do well in our studies, he said in conclusion, we are doing injustice to our parents.  They struggle now for meeting your requirements with so much hope for your future. Do not fail them.

Selection of 16 completed in the 4th round of Mr. Panna Memorial Quiz Competition

26 Oct: The selection of 16 most eligible candidates was completed this morning through a written examination.

The selected 16 will compete this afternoon to be winners of the Quiz Competition.

3rd Edition of Panna Memorial Quiz to be held tomorrow

25 Oct 2019: The grand finale of the 3rd edition of the Panna Memorial Quiz is to be held tomorrow at 1.10 pm in the college auditorium.

Mrs. Carmela Panna, Wife of Late Mr. Gyan Prakash Panna, and elder sister of Fr. Bimal Lakra, will grace the event as the chief Guest and her nephew, Alexander Aloysius Toppo will be the Guest of honour.

On 24th the third round of quiz was held to select the best 33 students from the 53 students who performed well in the previous two rounds.

Mr. Gyan Prakash Panna, who retired as Asst. Manager, Air India, New Delhi, in 2006, died on 22 October 2016, due to heart attack. His wife Carmela Panna, retired Section officer, Ministry of Railways, has come this year along her nephew to be present for this nostalgic event. Certificates, cash prizes and Awards will be given to the top 16 candidates according to their performance. We wish them all the best.

Applications are invited for the Posts of Asst. Professor and Office Staff

12 Oct 2019: Don Bosco College invites Applications for the post of Asst. Professor for the Political Science and Computer Studies Departments and Lab Assistant cum Office staff.

Col SK Mishra, Commanding Officer of 74 Assam Girls (I) Coy NCC is the Chief Guest for the Debate Competion.

01 Oct 2019: Col SK Mishra, Commanding Officer, 74 Assam Girls (I) Coy, NCC Golaghat presided over the debate completion as Chief Guest. Don Bosco College. The topic of the debate was Mahatma Gandhiji’s Ideologies are still relevant today.

In his message, Col SK Mishra addressed some of the issues that were raised during the bate. He asserted that the ideologies and ideals of Mahatma Gandhi is still very relevant today and it is upto us to apply these values in our current situation of life in a meaningful manner. He also presented “Swatchh Bharat Abhyan” as a powerful movement in the country which is very relevant intervention that is transforming the society and the nation.

The winners of the debate were the team for the Motion led by Shamma Kausar.