Modelling numbers

A seminar on ‘Mathematical Modelling for Research’ was organised by the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department of Einstein College of Engineering recently. Chief Guest S. Dharmaraja of Indian Institute of Delhi stressed the significance of ‘impact factor’ in research activities and shared his ideas on obtaining project proposals from government agencies and also motivated the students to start preparing for GATE examinations.

Science exhibition

At S. S. Duraisamy Nadar Mariammal College, Kovilpatti, a two day Arts and Science Exhibition – SSDMC EXPO ‘ 13was organised recently. Various models including Kudankulam Nuclear power station, Chandrayan Rocket were displayed . T. Raju, Industrialist Kovilpatti, declared open the exhibition and delivered the special address. D.R. Sureshkumar, Treasurer, Nadar Uravinmurai Sangam presided over the programme.

Nearly 3000 students from various schools visited the exhibition.

Samathuva Pongal

Infant Jesus Group of Engineering College celebrated Samathuva Pongal on Saturday. Sweet Pongal was distributed to students, teaching and non-teaching staff members. Chairman, B. Stephen, Director, S. Allwin, Dean, S C Ghosh, Principals, L R D Suresh and V. Velmurugan were present.


Sri Adi Chunchanagiri Women’s College, Cumbum, celebrated Samathuva Pongal on the college campus recently. Parish priests from Uthamaplayam and Royappanpatti, Jamadh Committee members, farmers and local people participated. Students prepared Pongal in the college campus and took part in sports meet. .

Awareness rally

About 600 students and NSS volunteers of Sri Subramanya College of Engineering and Technology and Balamurugan Polytechnic in Palani took out an AIDS awareness rally recently. The rally passed through Sri Mariamman Temple, Big Bazaar Street, Palani bus stand and Government Hospital in the town.