Category: News and Events

Nine Students from Don Bosco College scheduled to attend the Scooty Distribution Scheme at Guwahati tomorrow

14 Feb 19: The office of the Director, Welfare of Tea & Ex-Tea Garden Tribes, Assam initiated a scheme to provide two wheeler without gear, to the girl students belonging to tea tribes community of Assam who have passed in the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) in the year 2018 with 65% or more marks.

Accordingly nine students of the college were identified as eligible and have completed the formalities in time. They were invited to be present at Sarasujai Sports Complex, Guwahati on 15 Feb 2019.  The eligible students are: Gracy Kujur, Preety Minj, Rohita Topno, Sabitri Urang, Joysmita Tete, Alina Beck, Manisha Lakra
Susmita Bhengra and Sushila Aind. Fr. Bimal Lakra, Vice Principal and PRO of the college is accompanying them.

First Sessional Exams scheduled to be held from 13-16 February

12 Feb 19: The First sessional Exams are scheduled to be held from 13-16 February 2016. The hall allotment and seat arrangement was seen to by Mr. Micheal Xaxa, Asst. Professor, Department of Economics. We wish the students all the best for the exams.

NSS Unit to Observance of National Productivity Day and National Productivity Week on 15 February

13 Feb 19:  The NSS unit of Don Bosco College Golaghat has decided to keep the Observance of National Productivity Day and National Productivity Week on 15 February 2019.  Rev Fr. Joseph Pampackal SDB, Principal & In-Charge of Don Bosco Rangajan will be the resource person. He is an expert in the subject of “Circular Economy for productivity and sustainability” and has wide experience in the field. The entire college community will participate in the program:


Two day Class Tests concluded today

1 Feb : The college organised two days of class tests as internal assignment to encourage the students to focus on their studies. Accordingly a time table was drawn up and the staff were asked to conduct the tests in their respective class hours. Additional staff were assigned for combined classes.  The students took the test very seriously and it was very encouraging for the staff to see their performance and motivation to do well in their studies.

Three NCC cadets and CTO awarded at District Level Republic Day celebrations


26 Jan :  Three NCC cadets of the college, Jenny Barla, Amin Toppo and Clementina Toppo were awarded along with CTO Ms. Himadri Dutta of the NCC unit under 74 Assam Girls (I) Coy, Golaghat.  The cadets were awarded for participation in the  THAL SAINIK CAMP 2018, DELHI and CTO was awarded the Best SW CTO under 74 Assam Girls (I) Coy NCC.


NSS Unit take lead role in Observing 70th Republic Day Celebrations

26 Jan:

The NSS unit of Don Bosco College, Golaghat organised the 70th Republic Day celebrations with Parade and colourful events.  Rev. Fr. Mathew C Paul, M.Arch was the Chief Guest and Rohit Gorh anchored the program. The students gathered at the College ground at 7.15 hrs. Abhilash Toppo was the commander of the Parade and the students marched according to the house. At 7.30 am the National flag was hoisted by the Chief Guest. After the singing of the National Anthem, all the staff and students took the India Pledge.

Emanuel Lakra, NSS Volunteer, introduced the day by sharing on the importance of the day for the nation. James Soreng and team performed mime powerfully embodying the need for religious harmony.  In his message, the Chief Guest  exhorted all to live a corruption free life through the sharing of rich experiences and examples of people and societies. The NSS volunteers, led by Shibani Topno,  sung the song of Liberation, honoring the freedom of the country.

For the Parade, Boys section, Red House Boys secured first, Green – 2nd, Blue 3rd and Yellow 4th. Girls Section, Green Secured 1st, Blue  2nd, Green 3rd and Red 4th. With vote of thanks and sweet distribution, the program came to an end at 8.00 am.

8 students set to participate at District Level Youth Parliament

22 Jan:  :  Eight students of the college are set to participate in the District Level Youth Parliament scheduled to be held at D R College, Golaghat on 24 Jan 2019. Abhinash Minj, Roshan Kandulna, Samuel Purty, Indira Garati Toppo, Shibani Topno, Martin Minj, Mark Pegu and K. Hoidina are preparing themselves for the same.  Ms. Sushmita Bora Rongpipi, NSS Program Officer and Asst. Professor, Department of History will accompany the participants. We wish them all the best.


Students set to participate in the District level Youth Voters Festival 2019

23 Jan:  Selected students of Don Bosco College are set to participate in the District level Youth Voters Festival 2019, organised by the Election Officer, Golaghat. Five students, Pinky Mura, Angelina Tirkey, Marina Lakra, Preety Ekka and Sunita Soreng are participating in the Rangoli Competition on “Voters Awareness”, accompanied by Ms. Daisy Gogoi, Asst. Professor, Department of Education.  Ten students, Vishal Guria, Suraj Beck, Oli Koiri, Anjali Steephan, Rohit Goh, Bangsa Thokdam, Pranay Mundu, David Horo, Sengdim Maio and Elwin Terang are set to participate in the Street Wall Painting competition titled “Voter’s Awareness”, accompanied by Mr. Micheal Xaxa, Asst. Professor, Department of Economics. While the street wall painting competition will commence at 8.00 am, the Rangoli Competition will start at 10.00 am.  We wish the participants all the best.

DBHEI annual Conference and General Body meeting at DBIDL Dimapur

30 Nov:  The DBHEI Annual Conference and General Body meeting was inaugurated today at DBIDL, Don Bosco School Campus, Dimapur, Nagaland.  Fr. Bimal Lakra, Vice Principal and PRO is participating in the program today. Rev Dr. Jose Kuruvachira, Provincial Dimapur province welcomed all the participants. Rev. Dr. Marcelo Farfan – IUS General Coordinator, Rome was the special guest for the day. Rev. Dr. Maria Charles, Vice President, DBHEI delivered the presidential speech.

Fr. Dr. Jose Palely will join the conference on 1 December 2018. The theme of the conference is:  Nation’s Progress in the Constitutional Way. All the Don Bosco Higher Educational Institutions in South Asia are participating in this conference (30 No – 1st Dec 2018).  On 2 Dec the participants will witness the hornbill festival held at Naga Heritage village, near Kohima. We wish them all the best.

Four Asst. Professors from Don Bosco College Golaghat to participate at FORTE 2018

30 Nov:  Asst. Prof Himadri Dutta, Dept of Assamese, Asst. Prof Daisy Gogoi, Asst. Prof. Joyanti Nag and Asst. Prof. Banya Kasturi Dutta from the Dept of Education are on the way to Salesian College Sonada to participate in the Forte 2018 scheduled to be held from 1-5 Dec 2018.  It is a Faculty Orientation in Research & Teaching Excellence program organised by the Salesian College Sonada in collaboration with AIAHE.  We wish our participants in the program a great learning experience.