Gender club plans celebration of International Women’s Day
February 18, 2020
15 Feb : The members of the Gender Club had a discussion on the celebration of International Women’s Day for the college. The students along with the teachers planned various programs and activities to be done on the day.
It was decided to call Ms. Rakhi Saikia, Woman entrepreneur from Golaghat, Assam known for making of yellow tea popular, would be the Chief Guest for the day.
Winners of Story Writing Competition awarded by Gender Club
February 12, 2020
11 Feb 2020 : The Gender club declared the names of the winnders of the Inter-Club On the Spot Story Writing Competition held on 8th February 2020. Out of 29 Participants, 3 were judged as the winners. Wanggo Lowang of Literry Club secured the first prize. Shamma Kausar of NCC F/74 and Rebecca Surin of Eco Club won the 2nd and 3rd prize respectively.
The competition was judged by Mukul Sarmah, Asst. Professor, Department of Economics. Fr. Mathew C Paul gave away the prizes to the winners during the Morning Assembly.
Fr. Bimal Lakra, the Vice Principal along with the teachers in charge of the Gender Club, Priyanka Baruah, Alankrita Borthakur and Bhairab Hazarika were present for the prize distribution ceremony and thanked everyone for their cooperation and active participation.
Gender Club organised On the spot writing Activity on the theme “Preventing Gender Discriminiation” today
February 8, 2020
8 Feb 2020: The members of Gender Club organised an inter-club on the spot writing activity on the theme “Preventing Gender Discrimination”. The competition was held in Hall No. 16 during the club activity hour. Twenty Nine participants from ten different clubs participated in the program.
The members of the gender club ensured that the activity was carried out smoothly by assisting the candidates., along with the teacher in-charges: Ms. Priyanka Baruah, Ms. Alankrita Borthakur and Mr. Bharab Hazarika.
Gender club outlines club activities for February – March 2020
February 6, 2020
4 Feb 2020: The members and teachers-in-charge of Gender Club, Don Bosco College Golaghat gathered on 4 February 2020 to discuss and plan the activities of the club for the session.
In the meeting the club members decided to organise the following events:
- Inter-club on the spot story writing competition – 8 February 2020
- Poster Making Competition – 18 April 2020
- Slogan Writing Competition – 21 March 2020
We encourage all to actively cooperate and make this initiative of Gender Club a success.
House system for the year 2020 began today in view of the College Week Celebrations
January 20, 2020
20 Jan 2020: Mr. Micheal Xaxa, Dept of Economics and Ms. Alankrita Borthakur, In-charge of the college week celebrations, divided the students into Four Houses – Blue, Green, Red & Yellow, today.
The students assembled house wise during the 6th Hour of class and elected the house leaders and wise leaders with the help of the House in-charges.
Blue House Incharges MR. BHAIRAB HAZARIKA & MS. DEVANGANA SAIKIA guided the house to elect leaders and wise leaders. Cyril Tirkey & Anil Kandulna were elected as house leader and vice leader for boys and Gracy Kujur and Klaretso Engtipi, were elected as house leader and vice leader for girls, with Cyril Tirkey as over all leader for the house.
Green House Incharges MR. ANKUR MAHANTA & MS. JOYANTI NAG helped the house to elect leaders and wise leaders. Amit Bey & Joy Prakash Hereh were elected as house leader and vice leader for boys while Alisha Surin and Manisha Ekka were elected as house leader and vice leader for girls, with Amit Bey as over all leader for the house.
Red House Incharges MR. BHASKAR GOHAIN & MS. DAISY GOGOI assisted the house to elect leaders and wise leaders. Vincent Bhengra & Lawrence Minj were elected as house leader and vice leader for boys while Jemita Guria and Tarcila Toppo were elected as house leader and vice leader for girls, with Vincent Bhengra as over all leader for the house.
Yellow House Incharges MS. PRATYASI BARUAH & MS. BANYA KASTURI DUTTA saw to the election of house leaders and wise leaders. Anand Tigga & Dilbar Barla were elected as house leader and vice leader for boys while Anjana Guria and Sabitri Urang were elected as house leader and vice leader for girls, with Anand Tigga as over all leader for the house.
The newly elected leaders and vice leaders encouraged all the house members to participate in the various events and took responsibility for the preparation of the list of participants for the forth coming College Week Celebrations, 25- 30 January 2020. We wish them all the best.
Members of Gender Club focus on Gender Equality during their club meet
June 16, 2019
15 June 2019: The members of the Gender club along with Ms. Priyanka Baruah, Asst. Professor, Department of English, and Mr. Bhairab Hazarika, Asst. Professor,Department of Sociology during the club activity hour.
Some of the club members, being NSS and NCC members, were absent as they were participating in the Yoga Training Program.
The club members through charts and posters made presentation on “Equal Education for all”.
Deptartment of Sociology starts Flower Garden Activity in the College
June 14, 2019
14 June 2019: The staff and students of the Sociology department spent some time in discussing and planning for the forth coming departmental activity hour.
After the discussion, they visited the college flower garden to clean the weeds and preparing the garden for new saplings.
The Department of Sociology has taken up Creating a beautiful Flower Garden in the campus as its departmental activity for the year
June 8, 2019
7 June 2019: The department of Sociology has chosen to maintain a beautiful flower garden in the college campus.
Towards this, they have planned the following activities : Cleaning the garden, watering the flower plants, Planting new flower plants, using organic manure for the garden and installing hand made dustbins around the garden.
Reported by: Guloungam Gangmei
Don Bosco College Alumni unit inaugurated by Shri Rajesh Singh, President, Don Bosco Alumni, Dimapur Federation.
June 4, 2019
4 June: Shri Rajesh Singh, President, Don Bosco Alumni, Dimapur federation inaugurated the Formation of Don Bosco College Alumni Unit today at Don Bosco College Golaghat, along with Fr. Tarcisius Toppo, Coordinator, Don Bosco Alumni, Assam Region.
The program started at 9 am with the morning assembly. The whole program was hosted by Martin Minj and Shibani Topno. It began with the prayer service led by Sr. Dr. sheela Paul, followed by welcome song. The Principal welcomed the dignitaries of the day, Shri Rajesh Singh, President, Don Bosco Alumni , Dimapur Federation and Fr. Tarcisius Toppo, Coordinator, Don Bosco Alumni, Assam region.
The members of the first two batches that graduated from the college were present. Besides being members of the college Alumni, they also become members of the Don Bosco Alumni National federation, South Asia and International federation of Don Bosco Alumni with its headquarters in Rome.
Mark Pegu, Bikash Kujur and Prakash Mura introduced Fr. Tarcisius Toppo and John Kisku, Jay Kondh, Mariam Kerketta and Sunita Soreng introduced the Chief Guest, Shri Rajesh Singh. In their message they presented the role of Don Bosco Alumni in the growth of an institution and the specific role and benefits of a Don Bosco alumni. At once it is both a College Alumni and a unit of the International federation of Don Bosco Alumni, giving great networking possibility and connectivity to each member.
The second session began at about 10.35 am with the words of introduction by Fr. Tarcisius Toppo. This was followed by the input session on the functioning of the Don Bosco Alumni by Shri Rajesh Singh. This was followed by the election of the office bearers of the Alumni Unit.
Ms. Joyanti Nag, Asst. Professor, Department of Education and Mr. Bharab Hazarika, asst. Professor, Department of Sociology were elected as secretary and Jt. Secretary respectively. The Principal of the college is ex-officio delegate of the alumni unit. Mr. John Kisku was elected president of the Alumni, Ms. Marzita Saikia, Vice President, Mr. Basil Barla Vice Present (GEX), Mr. Mark Pegu, Treasurer. This was followed by the election of the 5 councilors: Ms. Angelina Tirkey, Ms. Jerina Ekka, Ms. Sunita Soreng, Mr. Martin Minj and Mr. Jay Kondh. For the smooth functioning of the Alumni, a separate office room, bank account with President and delegate as compulsory joint signatories and Secretary / Treasurer on either or basis to be operated (2+1), attend the Provincial Council Meeting, and Annual general body meeting.
John Kisku, the President of the unit, was invited to speak and he invited to consider the alumni activity as opportunities to move forward in life. The delegate appreciated the members present and invited them to make this alumni movement a successful one.
The meeting came to an end with the blessing given by Fr. Tarcisius Toppo. The Alumni Unit met together to discuss about the registration fee and decided to keep the life membership fee at Rs. 500 per person and the scheduling of the next meeting on 16 August 2019, the birthday of Don Bosco. This was followed by a photo session with all the dignitaries at 1. 15 pm.
Reported by: Shibani Topno
Students of Sociology organise Mock Parliament session to understand Political Leadership
April 11, 2019
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