Women’s cell in collaboration with the Gender Club conducted a meeting on “Social Quotient” on 20th February 2015 at Holy Cross College, Tiruchirappalli. Dr.B.Arunkumar, Assistant Professor and Co-ordinator of Shift-II , Department of Social Work and Associate Dean of Extension Activities, Bishop Heber College, Trichy, was the guest speaker of the meeting.
He spoke about the needs and means of developing one’s social behavior and attitude towards one’s society.He started by talking about the need of knowing oneself of discovering oneself. Then he traced the path of the right habits, right actions, right attitudes and right behavior. He made the students to participate in the session. In the end he held a small quiz about the facts of the world economy and advised the students to be highly aware of the socio and economic happenings of our own country and the rest of the world. He stressed the fact that it is always the highly informed and loaded brain that gets the success out of all its actions. The session was highly useful to the students and they learned a great deal from the speaker.
Workshop on Self Defense
Women’s Cell in collaboration with Women’s Studies Centre conducted a “Workshop on Self Defense” on 3rd March 2015 at Holy Cross College, Trichy.Ms.Priya Govindaraj, Founder and Correspondent, Samuthrika Academy, Trichy and Team of Masters were the trainers.Ms.Priya Govindaraj spoke on the importance of the workshop and her team members demonstrated various self defense methods to protect women from harassment and theft.Our students also participated in the demonstration session.Each demonstration was explained with suitable explanation and real incidents.The participants shared the opinion that the sessions were very useful and interesting also.