Mangaluru, Feb 04, 2017 : The three day Aloysian fest came to its conclusion on 04 February today. The valedictory was held at the Mother Teresa Peace ParkChandrasekharRao, GeneralManager, Karnataka Bank Head Office, Mangalore graced the occasion as the chief guest.
“By birth every individual has got some qualities; some may be good in academic qualifications and others may be in other activities”, saidMrRao emphasizing on how every individual has his or her own calibre. But he also opined how today’s younggeneration has hardly any time to focus on any artistic endeavours and thus fests help bring their talents to the limelight .He also spoke of how Karnataka Bank has always contributed towards the betterment of the society.
“A misplaced bone is more painful than anything, but if it is in its proper place it functions very well.Similarly if you as students are able to place yourself in aproper place- we shine”, said Fr Swebert D’Silva in his presidential address .He also congratulated all the staff and student coordinators for putting forth such an event which develops self-confidence,creativity and overall persona in an individual.“Once we start believing in ourselves we can do great things and once we start believing in our group we can do wonders”,he quoted highlighting the importance of teamwork.Concluding, hereminded it’s not enough to win prizes but we all must be loving people too.
The trophies for the overall winnersof the seven individual fests were awarded by Mr Rao.
Amidst all the cultural and artistic programmes in the college, the Journalism department of St.Aloysius College successfully unveiled their newsletter-‘Vakmya’.
A.M Narahari,Registrar,Dr.Alwyn D’Sa Vice-Principal of Arts faculty,John D, Vice principal of commerce faculty, Michelle D’Souza,Student Council President and the staff and student coordinators of the seven fests were also present on the dias.
LIST OF OVERALL WINNERS:
ACME-Christ University,Dept, of Management,Bangalore
SPINOUT- Alva’s College,Moodbidre
ASTITVA-SDM College, Mangalore
Volley Ball- Men’s-DIST College,Angamalli
Women- Besant College, Mangalore
Basket ball- St.Aloysius College,Mangalore
Throw ball- PadwaCollege,Mangalore
Soft ball- St.Aloysius College,Mangalore
Chess- Men- AugustinA,Field Marshal K M CariappaCollege
Women-AvishmaLasrado,St. Agnes College ,Mangalore.