For the celebration of the International Women’s day, Women’s Cell of Pondicherry Engineering College Organized a Free Health Checkup for all Girl Students and Women Employees from 9-3-2015 to 13-3-2015. This camp was supported by a medical team from Indira Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute and was conducted in the Dispensary of PEC. About 900 girls and staff members participated in the camp.
A Panel Discussion on “Women Health and Hygiene” was organized by Women’s cell for all girl students and Women Employees on 13-3-2015, 3.00PM at Seminar Hall of Chemical Engineering. The PanelistsDr.K.Devi (Community Medicine), Dr.S.Sujindra (Obstetrics & Gynecology) and Dr.B.Kavitha (General Medicine) from Indira Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute gave presentation on Nutrition, Menstrual Hygiene and Anemia respectively. It was followed by an interactive session with the audience. The session was anchored by Dr.K.Preethi, Resident Medical Officer of PEC.
Department of CSE and Department of IT jointly organized women’s day celebration for all girl students and the women staff members of the department. It was conducted on 11.03.2015, 3:00PM at the seminar Hall of Chemical Engineering. All girl students and the women staff members (both teaching and non-teaching) of the two departments participated in the celebration.Dr. Nancy Premkumar, Medical social worker, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, JIPMER delivered a lecture on Womanhood: Enlightenment and empowerment. The winners of the women’s day competition Ms. Suganthi II yrB.Tech(IT) and Ms. SuganyaIIIyrB.Tech (CSE) received prizes. In function the women sanitary assistants of the Department were honored. The student volunteers conducted a game for all participants and distributed prizes for winners. It was followed by a medley song sang by 15 girls on the theme of various roles played by women (friend, lover, wife, daughter, mother, sister, teacher,…).
The following events were conducted by the women cell of PEC for this academic year 2015-16 1. A guest lecture by Dr.Murugaiyan from World community service centre of Pondicherry on “Yoga for Human Excellence” was conducted for all staff members of the campus on 6-8-2015 in the seminar hall of CSE department. 2. Yoga classes for women staff members of our college wasorganized by the women cell in association with the Manavalakalaimandrum of Pondicherry. About 30 staff members participated in the Programme. They have learnt various exercises and meditation stages. 3. Kaya kalpa yoga training has been organised for all students of the campus on 12-2-2016 AN. 4. Women’s day celebration has been arranged for all girl students and women staff members on 12-3-2016 with 8 different game events for the participants
In Pondicherry Engineering College, the international women’s day 2016 has been celebrated on 12-3-2016. The women cell of the institute has organized 9 competitions for the girl students namely solo singing, group singing, solo dance, group dance, hair styling, mehendi design, rangoli and art or science from waste. Also 2 competitions namely cooking without fire and fun game are organized for the women staff members of the campus.
About 25 women faculty members (2 per competition) acted as the juries for the competitions. About 300 girl students and 35 women staff members enthusiastically participated in the solo and group competitions and exhibited their talents. Cash Prizes were distributed to the winners of first and second positions by Dr.D.Govindarajulu, The Principal, Dr.P.DananjayanDean(Examinations) and Dr.K.Vivekanandan, Dean(Students). The event was organized by Dr.S.Kanmani, Professor/IT(Women Cell Convenor) and Dr.P.Salini Assistant Professor/CSE (Joint Convenor).