Name of the Event: Shubh Aarambh – Inauguration of Academic Year 2018-19
Number of Participants: 1863
Date: 18th June 2018
Shubh Aarambh is an auspicious event organized by the Literary and Cultural Association of Kristu Jayanti College which marks the beginning of a new academic year. This academic year, the event was scheduled on 18th June 2018 in four different venues with 3 different sessions on Inauguration, CMI Vision & Jayantian Culture and Introduction to Life Skills.
In his inaugural address the principal, Rev. Fr. Josekutty P D, emphasized the four core values of our college – Faith, Integrity, Dignity and Excellence (FIDE) and appealed to the newcomers to imbibe and live by these values. He also highlighted the achievements of Jayantians and faculty members and of the college and encouraged the Jayantians to carry forward the legacy.
The students were introduced to the CMI Educational Vision, the CMI educational legacy, important features of the college, important guidelines on Jayantian Culture and prologue to the ten life skills during the orientation session in the different venues.
Conclusion: The event Shubh Aarambh was an important day for the freshers giving them a right start for the academic year, providing a clarity on the Jayantian culture and values. The session on Life Skills gave a gist on the ten essential skills to become a better human being.