Fr. Bimal Lakra and two staff accompany 60 college students to Dimapur to interact with the Rector Major
September 10, 2019
10 Sept: Fr. Bimal took 60 students from the college to meet and interact with Rev Fr. Ángel Fernández Artim, the Xth successor of Don Bosco, who is visiting the province of Dimapur from 10-14 September 2019. Mr. Probin Hazarika and Mr. Bhaskar Gohain, Asst. Profs. from the Department of English are accompanying the team.
The participating students were selected based on their academic performance. They also will stage Bihu dance on 11 Sept 2019.
We wish them all the best.
Dr. A J Sebastian, Retd Professor and HOD, Dept of English, Nagaland University interact with the staff and students of English Department.
June 22, 2019
22 June 2019: The staff and students of Department of English attended an interactive session with resource persons Rev. Fr. Dr. A. J Sebastian, Retd. Professor and HOD, Department of English, Nagaland University and Fr. Dr. Peter Salew on 22 June 2019 at 1.15 pm.
The lecture delivered by Fr. Sebastian focused on many key areas of English literature, namely, literary theory and criticism, poetry and fiction.
The resource person encouraged the students to emphasize on the need of learning grammar to speak and write correct English. He also gave insights on the future prospects of English literature.
They attended to the queries of the students which focused on criticism and ways of writing answers in the examination.
Dr. Sebastian also guided the teachers and shared tips for teaching literature at under graduate level. He encouraged the faculties to do research oriented works.
Fr. Dr. Peter and Fr. Polycarp, Vice Principal (Administration) DBC Golaghat too shared their personal tips on how to learn English language
In his concluding remark, Dr. Sebastian encouraged the students to learn spoken English and creative writing to excel in the interviews and exams.
Appreciative words and the thunderous applause of the students brought the interactive session to a close at 2.00 pm.
Reported by: Ms. Priyanka Baruah, Asst. Professor, Dept of English
Students of the English Department learn new skills of making paper jackets with help of videos
June 15, 2019
14 June 2019: As part of the departmental activity for the year to combat the use of plastics, the professors of the department provided youtube videos to help students to make new designs of paper jackets.
Once the students get skilled in making durable and reliable paper jackets, they will distribute them to the shops to discourage the use of plastic bags and carriers.
Students of English Department opt to make Paper bags and other useful materials out of news paper
June 8, 2019
7 June 19: During the Departmental activity the staff and students of the department of English opted for making paper bags and various other useful materials from old papers and news papers.
This activity was taken up with a view to reduce the use of plastic bags and to create awareness among people about the hazardous effects of Plastic bags.
The staff showed the students how to make useful items with news papers with the help of video clips.
The department intend to supply these in the shops and discourage parceling items in plastic bags.
reported by: Anjali Steephan
The Quote of Norman Schwarzkopf, “The More You Sweat in Peace, the Less You Bleed in War”, brings out the mood of SYUMPISUM Wall Magazine
March 14, 2019
14 March 19: Asst. Prof Bishnubrat Hazarika of ARGUCOM along with Asst. Prof. Hemanta Chutia and Asst. Prof Subhasish Borpujari inaugurated the wall Magazine of the English Department today. The wall Magazine “Symposium” presented various articles, poems, drawings and sketches on the theme “War and Peace”.
Some of the contributors for the theme of War and Peace are: Triveni Teronpi, Prem Prakash Kujur, Marlinush Baghwar, Tarcila Toppo, Rashmi Tigga and Joydeep Kiro.
Marlinush Baghwar, Leader of the English Department welcomed the honoured guests and presented a short introduction about the wall Magazine.
We appreciate the hard work of the students of the Department of English and the expert guidance given by the Asst. Professors of the department of English, Ms. Kabideepa Handique, Mr. Probin Hazarika, Sr. Reena P. George, Mr. Bhaskar Gohain and Ms. Joysree Rajbonshi. Congratulations to the department of English.