EXTENSION ACTIVITIES

National Service Scheme

National Service Scheme, under the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Govt. of India, popularly known as NSS was launched in Gandhiji's Birth Centenary Year 1969, in 37 Universities involving 40,000 students with primary focus on the development of personality of students through community service. Today, NSS has more than 3.2 million student volunteers on its roll spread over 298 Universities and 42 (+2) Senior Secondary Councils and Directorate of Vocational Education all over the country. From its inception, more than 3.75 crores students from Universities, Colleges and Institutions of higher learning have benefited from the NSS activities, as student volunteers.

OBJECTIVES

The main objectives of National Service Scheme (NSS) are

  • understand the community in which they work
  • understand themselves in relation to their community
  • identify the needs and problems of the community and involve them in problem-solving
  • develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility
  • utilise their knowledge in finding practical solutions to individual and community problems
  • develop competence required for group-living and sharing of responsibilities
  • gain skills in mobilising community participation
  • acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitudes
  • develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters and practise national integration and social harmony

Motto

The Motto of NSS "Not Me But You", reflects the essence of democratic living and upholds the need for self-less service. NSS helps the students develop appreciation to other person's point of view and also show consideration to '/other living beings. The philosophy of the NSS is well doctrined in this motto, which underlines/on the belief that the welfare .of an individual is ultimately dependent on the welfare of the society on the whole and therefore, the NSS volunteers shall strive for the well-being of the society.

Symbol

The symbol for the NSS has been based on the giant Rath Wheel of the world famous Konark Sun Temple (The Black Pagoda) situated in Orissa, India. The wheel portrays the cycle of creation, preservation and release and signifies the movement in life across time and space, The symbol thus stands for continuity as well as change and implies the continuous striving of NSS for social change.

Badge

The NSS Symbol is embossed on the badge. The eight bars in the wheel represent the 24 hours of a day. The red colour indicates that the volunteer is full of young blood that is lively, active, energetic and full of high spirit. The navy blue colour indicates the cosmos of which the NSS is tiny part, ready to contribute its share for the welfare of the mankind.

  • NSS volunteer K.Revathi II B.A English has participated in National NSS Camp from September 5-17 of 2014.
  • Our NSS volunteer Ms.K.Madhumitha has actively participated in the South-Zone NSS Pre-Republic day parade Camp-2015 organized by NSS Regional Directorate, Bangalore at Karnataka State Open University, and Mysore from 21st to 30th September, 2015.
  • Two NSS volunteers (K.Madumitha – I M.A. English and R.Meena II B.A. English) from our college has selected for Republic Day Parade on January 26th 2015, conducted by Government of Tamilnadu, Chennai.
  • Our NSS Programme Officers Ms.V.Gomathi and Ms.R.Sudha has participated in the Orientation Training from 25.09.2015 to 1.10.2015 organized by National Service Scheme –ETI at Avinashilingam University.
  • We are glad to inform you that our NSS volunteer Ms.N.kaviya has actively participated in the 20th National Youth Festival at Raipur,Chattisgarh, organized by Government of India, Ministry of youth affairs from 12th January to 16th January, 2016.
  • Our NSS volunteer K.Madumitha – II M.A. English from our college has selected for Republic Day Parade on January 26th 2015, conducted by Government of Tamilnadu, Chennai.
  • The National Integration Camp was organized in JSS College, Mysore University as on 25.06.2016 to 02.03.2016 under the head of camp organizer Dr.K.kalachannegowda. Students from several districts of India had attended the camp. In Tamilnadu, 10 students of Periyar university affiliated colleges are participated. From the 10 students, R.Shanmathi- II B.Sc CS along with NSS Programme officer V.Gomathi of our college attended the camp and received the certificate.
  • On 11th of January, we have received a selection list from TamilNadu State NSS Regional Center, Chennai for NSS Republic Day Parade. Our NSS volunteer S. Santhiya – III B.Sc Physics from our college has selected for Republic Day Parade from 1st January to 30th January 2015, conducted by Ministry of youth and sports, New delhi.
  • On 11th of January, we have received a selection list from TamilNadu State NSS Regional Center, Chennai for NSS Republic Day Parade. Our NSS volunteer M.Rangeela III B.Com from our college has selected for Republic Day Parade on January 26th 2015, conducted by Government of Tamilnadu. • NSS volunteer of our college S.SANTHIYA III B.Sc Physics has undergone a week camp held at Nepal entitled Indian Youth Delegation from March 10 to 17.
  • Our college received National Young Leadership Award with a cash prize of Rs 35,000 by Periyar university-Salem for best NSS Activities.

Entrepreneurial Development Cell

Entrepreneurs play a vital role in the economic development of any region or country. An entrepreneur is a person who organizes, manages and takes the risk of running an enterprise. All industrially development countries such as USA, Japan, Germany etc. show that their development is an effect of entrepreneurship. India has very ambitious growth targets for the future. We got opened up two decades back and enjoy a favourable demographic dividend from its young population. It has emerged as a strong economic force with the second largest growth rate after China. All these happened due to entrepreneurs for the country and all of us believe that we should do whatever possible to develop entrepreneurship.

Many people believe that entrepreneurs are born and not made. This is partially true, for a few are born as entrepreneurs. But it is proven that with the right type of training and adequate motivation entrepreneurs can be developed. With this objective in mind, we organize a few entrepreneurship development programmes. We regularly invite successful entrepreneurs to share their experience with our students. The Entrepreneurship development cell is responsible for such activities. The member of the cell include students of all streams who are interested to become entrepreneurs in future. The cell considers that its major role is to develop employment providers and not employment seekers.

OBJECTIVES

  • To identify and train the potential Entrepreneurs in backward areas.
  • To develop necessary knowledge & skill among the participants is EDPs.
  • To provide post- training assistance.
  • To provide gainful self employment to the educated young women.
  • To diversity the sources of entrepreneurship among students.
  • To know the pros & cons of being an entrepreneur.

Vision

The basic aim of EDC cell is to encourage college level students today to start their own enterprise. This, it does by the following means

  • Organizing workshops and Lectures periodically to create awareness about entrepreneurship.
  • Functioning as a guide for students with creative ideas which can be transformed into successful companies.
  • Providing Mentorship through individuals for students launching their start-ups.

Mission

“To develop institutional mechanism to create entrepreneurial culture in academic institutions to foster growth of innovation and entrepreneurship amongst the faculty and students.” Our head Mrs. S. R. Punitha head got Dynamic Entrepreneur award at Techno India Universuty, West Bengal, Kokatta. Our faculty Mrs. S. R. Punitha got Creative Entrepreneur award from Techno India Universitty, West Bengal, Kolkatta.

Introduction

Citizen Consumer Club of our college is established for the purpose of spread the awareness about consumer rights amongst all consumer segments and to help consumers get justice when affected.The inauguration of the Citizen Consumer Club was organized on 11th September,2009 in the Annai Therasa Auditorium of the College.The chief guest for the function was Mrs.Ranikannan co-ordinator of Citizen Consumer club (Salem district). The club disseminates information gained through consumer clubs among their follows students as well as among the people living in their respective locality.

Motto

  • “AWARE! ALERT! AND ACT!”

OBJECTIVES

The Objective of Citizen Consumer Club is to educate the students about the rights of Consumers as stated in consumer Protection Act,1986,to mobilize them by instilling in them the spirit of protection of consumer rights, to impart knowledge about the role of consumers in protection of their rights and to strengthen the consumer movement in India.

Mission

  • To spread awareness on consumer rights amongst all consumer segments to students.
  • To emerge as the best citizen consumer club at State Level adjudged by the Commissioner of Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection.

Vision

  • To enable students understand fundamental rights of citizen and make them realize and learn the fundamental duties of a good citizen.
  • To inject knowledge and skills relating to consumer rights among our college students and to impart knowledge on product standards, product quality and about markets.
  • To make them aware of laws enacted for protection/welfare of consumers and enforcement authorities concerned
  • Bring awareness and realization about duties and responsibilities as Citizen of India.

Red Ribbon Club

About

The Red Ribbon Club (RRC) is a voluntary on-campus intervention programme for students in colleges and Universities in Tamil Nadu. The first RRC was formed in Periyar University, Salem in June 2005. It has since acquired a momentum that will be a huge resource in Tamil Nadu and India tight against AIDS. The programme aims at harnessing the potential of educated youth and held them to be the educators among their peers in the entire campus and the community at large.

MOTTO

The motto of Red Ribbon Club (RRC) is to expose the awareness to AIDS to the society through the students.

About

"Rotaract" stands for "Rotary in Action", although the name originally comes from a combination of "Rotary" and "Interact" (International + Action), the high school level program created by Rotary International in 1962.

OBJECTIVES

  • To Develop Professional And Leadership Skills
  • To emphasize respect for right of others, based on recognition of the worth of each individual
  • To recognize the dignity and value of all useful occupations as opportunities to serve
  • To recognize, practice, and promote ethical standards as leadership qualities and vocational responsibilities
  • To develop knowledge and understanding of the needs, problems and opportunities in the community and worldwide

PURPOSE

The purpose of Rotaract is to an opportunity for young men and women to enhance the knowledge and skills that will assist them in personal development, to address the physical and social needs of their communities, and to promote better relations between all people worldwide through a framework of friendship and service.

Motto

  • self-development-fellowship through service

ACTIVITIES

  • Blood donation
  • Dengu awareness and Rally at Attur
  • Awareness of Breastfeed
  • Humain chain to create awareness
  • Alcohol awareness
  • World Population day awareness
  • Plantation
  • Plantation

Youth Red Cross

Youth Red Cross (YRC) established in 1999. Youth Red Cross is a social service organization through which the volunteers evoke social responsibilities.

Purpose

  • An awareness on the care of their own health and that of others
  • To enable the growth and development of a spirit of service and sense of duty with dedication and devotion in the mind of youth.

Activities

  • Blood Donation Camp
  • Blood Screening Camp
  • AIDS Awareness Programme
  • International Yoga Day
  • International Population Day
  • Cancer Awareness Programme
  • Human Chain
  • Rally for Health Awareness Programme

Achievements

  • Received Best Principal Award for YRC in 2015
  • Our college student M. Hemalatha, III B.A-Eng, got best volunteers award in 2015.
  • Received prizes in Geneva Convention Day & Elocution competition.

About

  • Tamil livings in different part of the world, in order to preserve their cultural identity and observe their traditions and values, we need to maintain familiarity with Tamil and knowledgeable about their heritage.
  • These include the new club of our college association and the Kani Tamil Peravai club was inaugurated in the year 2016.
  • The club mainly focuses the students, to communicate over the network with our Mother language Tamil.

OBJECTIVES

  • To guide Tamil Computing techniques to students.
  • To guide the students to develop e-content, publish poets, and message communication through Tamil language.
  • Encourage the students by conducting more events and seminars regarding the Tamil communication and their facilities available on the Internet.

HIGHLIGHTS

Regarding the Kani Tamil Peravai club many functions are organized by Bharathiyar arts and Science College for Women, Deviyakurichi. They are

  • Kani Tamil Peravai was inaugurated in our college by M.Tamilparithi , Tamil Virtual academy , Chennai on the year 2016.
  • On 15.12.2016, Kani Tamil Peravai meeting was organized by Kani Tamil Peravai club for developing the interest among students in Tamil Communication via network. The notices are issues on that day regarding the important and usage of Kani Tamil Peravai
  • On 16.12.2016 , Kani Tamil Peravai club organized one day Workshop for the students, to teach how to use Tamil Keyboard, mailing using Tamil font and achievers of Tamilians over the Network.
  • On 08.02.2017 , Kani Tamil Peravai organized one day Workshop for the Women Self Help Group regarding Kani Tamil’s importance in day to life.
  • Two day workshop organized by Kani Tamil Peravai club for the students in which several topics are discussed.
  • How to develop Tamil software
  • How to create SMS in Tamil
  • How to develop the Web site.
  • How to develop open source software
  • Kani Tamil Peravai club organized a Kani Tamil Peravai function foe the students on 10.03.2017 , many competitions are conducted by Kani Tamil Peravai and prizes are given.
  • A separate library for Kani Tamil was inaugurated and more than 50 books and CD’s are displayed for the student use to gain their knowledge in Tamil communication.