Teacher Day Celebration – 5 September 2020
September 5, Teacher’s Day is celebrated all over India as an occasion to appreciate and acknowledge the efforts and hard work of teachers worthy and responsible individuals.
At SVIMS, the event started at 3:00 pm on Microsoft teams platform due to the COVID-19 lockdown. The Opening address was given by Ms Pooja Zawar and Dr B. Nanwani, Director, SVIMS. A short program was organized for teaching, Non-teaching staff by MBA Part I and II students and various activities were organised like Acrostics Game (Enlisting qualities of teachers based on alphabets in their names) Story building (Fictitious story telling in a marathon style), Never will I ever forget (students recounting their interactions with teachers), How was your First Day? (Teachers recalling their first day at SVIMS), Treasure hunt with a twist. All the teachers participated in these activities/games and the Winner was Dr. B. Nanwani and runner-ups were Ms Bindiya Rangwani, Ms. Vaishalil Patil, Dr Smita Iyer and Dr Abhijeet Kaiwade.
This program was coordinated by Ms. Harshali Chandgadkar, Ms. Pooja Zawar and Ms. Sayali Choudhari (Cultural Coordinators).
The Program concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by Ms Sayali Choudhari.
Celebrating our True Patriots
Independence day celebration 15 August 2020
We started our Independence Day celebration with a Poem, Vande Mataram eulogising to the Freedom Fighters for their courage and narration of an awe inspiring story of a soldier killed in action- Second Lieutenant Arun Khetrapal who was posthumously honoured with Param Vir Chakra. This story was narrated and recorded by our student Ms Apoorva Ohol. Ms Cassandra sang a song ‘Ae Watan’ as her melodious dedication to the true patriots of our country and we ended our celebration with a powerful talk by our Guest of Honour for the day Major Deepa Chandrasekaran. She is the First lady NCC Officer to represent our Country in Singapore and has been awarded with Directorate General NCC’s Commendation card for supreme dedication, sincerity and efficiency in discharging her duties.