Shirva, Sept 26, 2021: Prize Distribution Day was held at St. Mary’s College Shirva on Saturday.
St Mary’s PU College principal Irine Mendonca was the Chief Guest. St. Mary’s and Don Bosco Institutions Correspondent Very Rev. Fr. Denis Alexander D’sa presided over the program.
Principal, Dr. Herald Ivan Monis, St Mary’s College Alumni Association President Vishwanath, Student Welfare Director Council Yashoda, Students Welfare Council president Dakshayini were present.
The college choir group led the invocation, followed by a report which was presented by the Principal Dr. Herald Ivan Monis on the activities of the academic year 2020-2021. He expressed his deep sense of gratitude to all responsible for making the college scale higher and making a mark in society.
In her speech, Irine Mendonca asked the students to achieve greater heights in life.
“Students should work hard to achieve goals which might seem unachievable. It is important to believe that everything is possible and work accordingly to make it possible,” she said.
Very Rev. Fr. Denis Alexander D’sa, in his presidential remarks congratulated the winners and blessed them to continue to do so in their future endeavors.
St Mary’s College Alumni Association president Vishwanath instituted a generous contribution from the alumni association to the alma mater during this occasion. All the meritorious students were awarded on the occasion.
Lavita Moras (9th rank in M. Com), Satya Subramanya (4th rank, Mangalore University) Dr. Gulabi Poojary(Doctor of Philosophy from University), Vittal Nayak (K-SET examination), and Padmasini U (first rank and three gold medals from Mysore University) were felicitated.
On this occasion, Very Rev. Fr. Denis Alexander D’sa, blessed the renovated BCA lab.
Yashoda welcomed the gathering. Dakshayini proposed the vote of thanks. Sushma compered the program. Teaching, administrative staff, and parents of the rank holders were present.