Language Celebrations at Bhavan’s Vivekananda College
Bhavan’s Vivekananda College celebrated its Languages’ Day on September 6, 2016 with great enthusiasm. The program started with a prayer in Sanskrit. The Language department had conducted a series of competitions viz; story writing, scrambled alphabet quiz, word making, Tongue Twisters,Literary Quiz, Essay Writing, Elocution, in English, Hindi and Telugu languages. The Sanskrit section conducted events in Recitation of Bhagavad-Gita, The French section organized a fun based event “MOTS CROISES, a crossword game; a jam session –La France EN Anglais; and a French cuisine Competition titled -Cordon Bleu
Vice Principal, Mrs.B Niraimathi stressed the importance of languages in the curriculum and advised the students to gain proficiency in languages and not to view them just as a means of scoring marks. Dr Kameswari, HOD also spoke elaborately in her report about the innovative teaching methods and practices that are being introduced to make the language classes more interactive and student friendly.
Prof. Julu Sen,Head, Dept of English Language Teaching, School of Distance Education, EFLU, Hyderabad was invited as the Chief Guest for the programme.
An interesting quiz event the “ Word Puzzle “ based on English words became an instant hit with the student audience. The program also included a medley of songs in various languages that are taught in the college.
The program ended with the prize distribution ceremony.