Christmas was celebrated in the campus with great favour. The spirit of the season was ushered in with enthusiasm. A beautiful crib was made at the college quadrangle and students from different sections participated in events like creative writing, crib making, carol singing and pastry making competitions.
Annual Sports Day.
The 133rd Annual Sports Meet was held on 13th December 2014 at St.Joseph`s Boys High School ground. The meet was inaugurated by the Chief Guest Mr.Syed Siddiq, renowned Body Builder and Mr. Asia, Rev.Fr.Anthony Joseph SJ, Our Rector, Rev.Fr.Francis.R,Noronha Our Principal,Mr.C.R.Rajendra Our Vice Principal and Mr.Anoop.A.Y. Our Sports Director.
The Students designed their own flags and the march past saw overwhelming participation. In their speeches the dignitaries encourage the students to involve themselves in sports activity which will result in overall growth. The tracks events and finals of team events for volley ball, Basket ball and Foot Ball were held. The day saw students from different classes compete with each other in high competitive spirit.
November 27,28,29 is 11 unit test.
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December 15,16,17, parent teacher interface from 3-15 to 4-15 pm
SJPUC`s Equinox – 2014 the cultural extravaganza which made its come back after 5 years was grandly inaugurated in the college Basket Ball Court by esteemed Chief Guest Mr.D.Joseph ,an Ex-Josephite from the batch of 2004, a renowned filmmaker, Guest of honour Mr.Devendra Kumar, an accomplished percussionist, Rev.Fr.Antony Joseph.S.J, Our Rector, Rev.Fr.Francis Norohna.S.J. Our Principal,Mr.C.R.Rajendra Vice – Principal and Dr.Christopher Hoskins,Governer of the Student’s Council. The magnificent event witnessed 25 stage, cultural, literacy and association activities in which top colleges from all around Bangalore participated for the coveted trophy.
Andromeda 2014 was organized on 29th and 30th of October in college campus. The event was officially inaugurated by the chief Guest Mr.Ayyappa .K.K, Rev.Fr. Francis Noronha S J, Our Principal, Mr. C R. Rajendra- Vice Principal and our Governor Dr. Christopher Hoskins. During the two day event the students were seen enthusiastically participating and competing with each other in the 69 events conducted ranging from Drama, Music, Cultural and Literary.
Gandhi Jayanti – The student council of SJPUC arranged Gandhi Jayanti celebration commemorated his values. The celebration stressed on the importance of working as Indians for a “Swach Bharath” . The Principal of SJPUC honoured Mahatma Gandhiji by placing the flower bouquet.
Sports – SJPUC
SJPUC Basketball and Volleyball tournaments organized at the taluk level by the Pri-University Board and won the championship.
Our basketball team won the final against St.Joseph`s Indian Comp. P U College which was held on 15th September 2014.
The Volleyball team won against CMR P U College at Hasnath P U College on 10th September 2014.
The Management, Principal, Vice-Principal, Staffs and students wish to congratulate the winning teams and Sports Director Mr.Anoop.
CLUB AND ASSOCIATIONS ACTIVITIES
The 31 clubs and associations of SJPUC under the able leadership of organizing committee had various events held during 2 hour session on 12th September 2014. Students enthusiastically participated in activities ranging from group dance, group singing, Mad ads, quizzes, debates, collage, movie review, painting to name a few. The campus was abuzz with excitement and healthy competitive spirit.
Genesis a cultural fest with the theme “Ambassador of Peace “ was organized by the AICUF unit of our college. The event drew participants from about 14 colleges on 6th September 2014, exhibiting their talents and knowledge they had about Christianity and the scriptures. Thus, the youth geared to inspire the passion for Christ and evangelism in the city.
The festival was inaugurated and declared open by the chief guests Mr.Peter.Anil Rego, Managing director, Brilliant printers, Reverend Father. Anthony Joseph S J, Rector of St. Joseph’s institutions, Reverend Father. Francis Noronha S J, principal and vice Principal Mr. C.R. Rajendra. The speeches of the dignitaries on the stage inspired each and everyone present there. Soon after the inaugural ceremony, the events began. There were about 10 events comprising of art, literature and stage events.
At the end of the day it was St.Joseph’s college of Commerce who walked away with the over-all trophy. The show was no doubt a grand success. The hard work of the core team, volunteers and the encouragement of the principal and the support of the staff paid off.
Teacher’s day Celebration
Teacher’s Day was celebrated with great fervor in the campus of SJPUC. The enthusiastic Student Council and the office bearers of various associations organized a ‘Week of appreciation’ wherein debate, poster and collage making competition were organized by various clubs to commemorate this day. Special programmes like group singing and drama were performed on Teacher’s day with REV FR FRANCIS NOROHNA SJ our Principal and Mr.C.R.RAJENDRA our Vice Principal honouring the occasion. The teacher’s were given a handmade card as a token of love. Ronak, the president of student’s council in his speech thanked the efforts of the teacher’s community to make a student’s life enriching. Mr.Dinesh of the department of biology gave an inspiring speech on how a teacher ignites the mind of a student towards learning.