World Environment Day Celebrations – 2018
he college Celebrated this years world environment day with a lot of passion and gaiety on 05/06/2018. Each departments organized a host of programs with utmost perfection. They are as follows
Hard Rain Project Poster Exhibition organized jointly by the departments of English and chemistry
Intertwining arts and science together, Hard Rain Project tries to bring the message of an impending
planetary apocalypse to students at schools and universities and the laymen through exhibitions, talks
and events. The project combines photographs by the widely published photographer Mark Edwards
along with Nobel Laureate Bob Dylan’s song “ A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall.” The power of visual media is
harnessed to raise awareness of pressing global concerns and stimulate action. It earns its fame as a
creative means to promote education for sustainable development. The Department of English and
the Department of Chemistry, St Cyril’ College, Adoor, joined hands on June 5, 2018 to teach the next
generation of citizens about sustainable planetary development. The programme was inaugurated by
handing over a sapling by Shri Kamarudeen Mundutharayil, Secretary Kanivu Charitable Organization
and alumnus of the college.
The Green Run ( Organized By the department of Physics)
The department of Physics has launched “the green run” in which the department has decided to go Green by decorating classrooms and veranda of the department with flower pots. Students made flower pots out of used plastic bottles of soft drinks and mineral water. This was a part of the attempt t spread the message that such bottles can be used for planting saplings rather than throwing it away and thus polluting the Mother nature. After this the department has distributed high quality seed of vegetables to teachers and students. This was followed by a talk on “Plastic pollution and its dangers” by Dr. Alen S where she briefed the necessity of finding an alternative to plastic.
World Environment Day Celebrations by the department of History.
The Department of history celebrated world environment day by planting trees in the campus. The department has also organized an essay writing competition for students.
World Environment Day Celebrations by the departments of Economics and Commerce
Both department of Economics and Commerce observed the environment day by planting trees in the campus. The students participated in the activity with utmost fervor.