Friday, 2 October 2015

The 16th College Day celebration - KSHEMA

The 16th College Day celebration, Award Ceremony and the Students’ Council Inauguration was held at the college on the 26th September 2015. Dr. M.Vijayakumar, Vice Chancellor, Yenepoya University was the Chief Guest for the occasion. Dr.M.Shantharam Shetty, Pro-Chancellor, Nitte University presided over the function. Dr. Satheesh Kumar Bhandary, Dean, K.S.Hegde Medical Academy welcomed the gathering with the introduction of the guest. The college annual report was presented by the Vice Dean, Dr. A.M. Mirajkar. Dr. Jayaprakash Shetty, Registrar, KSHEMA presented the highest scorers in various subjects in examination conducted by the Nitte University. Mr. Shathanand Prasad, the Student President 2014-15 presented the student council report. The college Annual Magazine "10 (one zero)" was released by the Chief Guest on this occasion. The Students’ Council for the year 2015-16 was inaugurated, Dr. P.S.Prakash, the Vice Dean inducted the new Students’ Council and administered the Oath. Mr. Sayooj Sukrethan, Students President 2015-16 delivered the Vote of Thanks. The formal function was followed by the cultural programme by the students.

Public Awareness Program - KSHEMA

The Department of Community Medicine organized a Public Awareness Program, " Awareness programme on Common psychiatric disorders" on 22-09-2015 at Sasihitlu Rural Health Centre.

The programme was inaugurated by Mr.Nagesh Bangera, President Yuvaka Mandala old student association Sasihitlu. Dr. Shrinivas Bhat U, Professor of Department of Psychiatry K S Hegde Hospital Deralakatte, who explained briefly about the prevention and treatment of Psychiatric disorders.

Dr. Indushekar explained about the social stigma associated with psychiatric disorders. The people were enlightened about the importance of regular medications and proper preventive measures. The ultimate goal of the programme was to provide information about common psychiatric illness - prevention and treatment to the underserved communities in a simpler form. After the awareness programme Dr.Shrinivas Bhat consulted the psychiatric patients at RHC sasihitlu. 35 village people and members of Yuvaka Mandala This programme was conducted under the guidance and supervision of Dr. Indushekhar Shetty, Dr. Swathi, Dr. Soujanya B S,Mr Santhosh N P, Mr. Dilip Karkera assisted the programme.

Seminar on application of radiation and radioisotopes in biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences - NUCSER

Nitte University Centre for Science Education and Research organised a seminar on “Applications of radiation and radioisotopes in Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Science” in the Auditorium of the Institute of Architecture and Communication, Nitte University, Paneer campus, Deralakatte, Mangalore on 9th September, 2015 The scientists invited for the seminar were Dr. N. Sivaprasad, Dr. J. R. Bandekar, Dr. Grace Samuel and Mr. Padmanabha Prabhu from Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, specialized in the area of nuclear and radiological science. Prof. Dr. Indrani Karunasagar, Director (R&D), Nitte University and Dean, Faculty of Biological Sciences, NUCSER, welcomed the guests, Prof. C.S. Shastry, Principal, Pharmacy College, addressed the gathering and Dr. Anirban Chakraborty, Co-ordinator, Biomedical Science, proposed the vote of thanks. The seminar was to create awareness among the faculty and research students to identify and generate the concept for research proposals. The faculty and research students from biomedical, pharmacy, dental, medical, allied health science and physiotherapy college attended the seminar.

CME / Symposium on "Post Graduate teaching programme “PG UPDATE – 2015” - KSHEMA

The Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology organized a CME / Symposium, "Post Graduate teaching programme “PG UPDATE – 2015” " on 13-09-2015 at Justice K.S Hegde Charitable Hospital, Deralakatte, Mangaluru.

The department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology has conducted a Post Graduate teaching programme “PG UPDATE – 2015” at Justice K.S Hegde Charitable Hospital on 13.09.2015. The one day programme was attended by about 150 delegates.

It was inaugurated by Prof Dr. M.S Moodithaya, Registrar, Nitte University. Dr. Harish Shetty, Prof & Head welcomed the gathering. Dr. Amritha Bhandary, President, Mangalore Obstetrics & Gynaecological Society presided over the function. Dr. Aparna Rajesh gave vote of thanks. Various topics of academic importance were presented and discussed by various teachers from various medical colleges from Dakshina Kannada and Udupi. Post Graduate Quiz was also conducted for various teams by Dr. Shipra Sonkusare and Dr. Neetha Nandan

Wednesday, 30 September 2015

Inauguration of Alumni cell - NICO

The alumni cell of Nitte Institute of Communication (NICO) was Inaugurated on September 5, Saturday at its Paneer campus in Deralakatte.

The alumni of the institution were welcomed by the Head of the Department Mr Raviraj Kini who also highlighted the importance of Alumni Cell in the college.

Speaking on the occasion he stated that an alumnus represents the institution in their field of work. They are the mediator between their alma-mater and the industry. Being the students of communication they must take responsibility in highlighting the name of the college through their work of interest. That is the ultimate thing one can contribute to its alma-mater” he added. On the occasion the former students shared their experience with the present students. While Farzana compared the event, Dilsha Ravindran delivered vote of thanks. Teaching and non teaching staff and students were present on the occasion. Alumni cell will coordinate internship and placement activities for our students through alumni network.

Contract with All India Radio- Mangalore - NICO

As a part of faculty and student development initiative, Nitte Institute of Communication has signed a contract with All India Radio to broadcast Yuvavani programmes. This initiative will provide our faculty members and students with firsthand experience in radio broadcasting and radio programming. A total of 22 students and 2 faculty members have participated in this programme. Our Yuvavani programmes on All India Radio will be broadcasted on the following dates.

'Managing e-waste' by Wilma Serrao, (Faculty) on October 10, Saturday from 6:15pm Variety programme on 'Cyber Stalking' by Second B.A students on October 17, Saturday from 6:15 pm 'Life After a break up' by Ritika Prabhu, Second B.A student on October 24, Saturday from 6:15 pm

Guest talk by Mr. Godwin D’souza, Senior Event Planner, AVC Events, Dubai - NICO

Godwin D’Souza, Senior Event planner, AVC Events Dubai interacted with students of NICO
on Event management practices; He gave a broad overview of the Event industry, in India
and Dubai. He explained the budget planning of an event along with advertising, marketing
and execution of events. Mr. Godwin will facilitate internships and placement for students
of NICO.