A meeting of former students of the Department of Communication of Madras Christian College, East Tambaram, was held last month in the college premises.
The meet was arranged as part of the 10 year celebrations of the department. Conducted by the current batch of second year students, the event brought together students from various batches of the department, which with an initial strength of two, has now grown to 80. On the occasion, former and current students exchanged their views about the department, its changes and growth.
Arun Bose was elected as president of the alumni board of the department. Former students took a walk around the campus of the college and pledged their continued support for the growth of the college.
The second anniversary meeting of “1976 SSLC Batch Students Forum,” Nehru Government High School, Nanganallur, was held on October 7 at Madhura Murali Party Hall, Nanganallur.
The meeting started with the invocation of Tamizhthai Vazhthu followed by welcome address, paying homage to departed souls, introducing new members, and poetry recitation.
M. T. Vedantham enthralled the audience with his jokes. More than 50 old students and their family members from Chennai, and across the nation graced the occasion.
The members of the forum have made it a point to meet every Sunday evening since October 2010.
The forum also arranges pilgrimage and sight-seeing tours, and lends helping hand to its deserving members and orphanages.