Saturday, June 22, 2024

St Joseph’s College Alumni Association silver jubilee on Nov 18

Kohima, October 30: The Alumni Association of St. Joseph’s College (Autonomous) Jakhama, is set to host its meet cum silver jubilee celebration at the college premises on November 18.
President of the Association, I Yanger made the announcement at Hotel Crescent here yesterday.
Inviting alumni of the college since 1985 to join the celebrations, Convenor of the Jubilee Planning Committee, Kiviboto Sheqi, said that the one-day celebration will give an opportunity for the college alumni to re-live their college moment.
He informed that following a formal ceremony which will be held at the college indoor stadium, basketball matches will be played between the alumni and present students of the college. The event, he said, is organized in collaboration with the management and students of SJC.
The first president of the Association, Kezhokhoto Savi, recalled how the association was formed by the first batch in 1997 after a former principal recommended the formation of an alumni association.
The alumni association, he said, also conducts timely activities such as seminars, and connects with students at the college.
He made an appeal to all alumni to be part of the celebration as they have a responsible role to play in the growth of the college while the contributions of college alumni also accounts during National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) assessments.
Co-convenor of the Jubilee Planning Committee, Medonuo Pienyü informed that the event will be held under the theme “Igniting Oneness”. To keep track of alumni who will be attending the meet cum silver jubilee celebration, she said that an online registration link will be provided shortly. Registration to the event will be free of cost.
Advisor of the Association, Meyisul Thaprü, informed that for the basketball match, winners of the basketball matches (men and women) will walk away with a cash prize.
(Page News Service)