19 Sep 2018
Kerala is in a state of shock after the devastating might of the flood has hit her hard. Many are dead, injured and deprived of home and food. At this point St. Cyril’s has taken up the initiative to help the victims by acting as a Stocking yard for relief good. The faculty are relentlessly working to ensure the timely supply of food, water and medicine to the flood victims.
The first year students for 2018-19 academic year was inducted to the respective programs with a grand function on 09/07/2018.
The college observed international Yoga day on 21/06/2018. The program was organized by the NSS unit of the college inaugurated by the principal, Prof. Anitha Thomas. After the inaugural session. Yogacharya Sri. A. K Gopalan Nair enlightened the students with the knowledge of yoga. About a hundred students performed Yoga in the final session of the program.
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.
The Cyrilian award day was observed on 19/03/2018 during which Faculty members who have given significant contributions to the college were honored. Dr. Mini Samuel (Department of was awarded this years “Principals award for outstanding contribution”` for her selfless service to the college. During the event Mr. Blesson Mathew (Department of Economics), Mrs. Minu Rajeev ( Department of English), Dr. Anila K (Department of History) were also honored for their hard work for the college. Also, students who had performed exceptionally well in academic and non-academic activities were awarded. The department of History also released a book ” Reflections on Swami Vivekananda” which was unveiled during the function by H.G. Dr. Zacharias Mar Aprem Metropolitan.
The department of English has conducted a Literary Festival ” PANSOPHY 2K18″ on the 20th of march. During the festival Prof. Khyrunnisa Vijayakumar unveiled a book complied by the English literature students of the college on the 2017 Nobel laureate for Literature, Bob Dylan.
Women’s day celebrations 2018 were organized on the 8th of March 2018 by the women’s cell of the college in association with “Seethalayam”.