Mangaluru, Nov 29, 2019: The new campus of Boscoss Pre-University College at Blue Berry Hills Haripadav, Mangaluru was inaugurated on November 28, 2019. The Chief Guest on occasion, Dr. N Vinaya Hegde, Chancellor, NITTE (deemed to be) University along with other dignitaries formally inaugurated the campus.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Vinaya Hegde lauded the accomplishments of Prof. S S Bosco, the founder of Boscoss institutions. He said, Prof. Bosco’s contribution to education sector is immensely commendable. He is well known as a great Mathematics teacher, loved and admired by the students and parents for over four decades. Calling upon students Dr. Hegde said, PU education is the stepping stone in everyone’s career development. Students should take PU education very seriously and strive hard to score high marks to get into professional education.
“Like, Prof. Bosco, every teacher has to be a mentor, motivator and guide to the students. Their responsibility is to mould the future generation of our nation. Teachers should reach out to the students and support them not only in studies but also personality development”. Adolescence is an volatile stage when youngsters tend get distracted by various problems. Teachers play a great role in guiding the youth in the right direction and mould them to be responsible citizens” said Dr. Hegde. As a piece of advice, Dr. Hegde asked the students not to forget their responsibility towards their parents when they grow up settle down.
Addressing the gathering, Prof. S S Bosco narrated his journey so far, starting as a teacher at St. Aloysius College four decade ago and retiring as the Principal of PU College. Continuing his passion in teaching, establishing Boscoss Tutorial, later the PU College are indeed laudable. Looking back, he cherished his teaching life and the journey forward.
The Principal of Boscoss PU College, Pradeep Kumar introduced the guests and welcomed the gathering. Reenu S J Fernando talked about her childhood growing up, watching and supporting her father, Bosco in his efforts in publishing Books, establishing Tutorial and now the PU College. Going down memory lane, she remembered the difficult times and the successful journey so far.
Chairperson- Boscoss Education Trust, Egithin Bosco, Deputy director of PU board, Vasudev Kamath, Corporator, Ranjani Kotian were among others present on the occasion.