Shrimati Indira Gandhi College




Diary of Events 2013 - 2014

MAY 2013

13th to 28th The Departments of Computer Science, IT & Applications and Master of Computer Applications (MCA - AICTE Approved) conducted a Short Term Programme on Office Automations Packages & Internet Concepts for Lawyers for the I Batch from 13.05.2013 to 28.5.2013 and for the II Batch from 12.6.2013 to 29.6.2013.
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JUNE 2013

22nd The Department of Fashion Technology & Costume Designing organized an Inter - Departmental Mehandi Kondattam for all UG Students on 22.6.2013. As usual the Department of Fashion Technology & Costume Designing with the help of senior students accorded a warm welcome to the new entrants by adorning their hands with "Mehandi" Designs. This Mehandi Kondattam establishes a good rapport between the senior and junior students of various disciplines. About 150 senior students decorated the palms of 1500 junior students with intricate motifs. While traditional mehandi designs cropped up here and there, the Arabic designs are all the rage. This creative reception helped the first year students to shed their inhibitions and make fast friends with seniors. The event is also a learning experience for the juniors about mehandi application techniques; for seniors, it is an opportunity to display their skills. SIGC
24 to 28 The Department of English conducted a Bridge Course in English for the Newcomers from 24.6.2013 to 28.6.2013. The Resource Persons were Prof. G. Balakrishnan, Former Vice - Principal and Head, Department of English, St. Joseph's College, Trichy and Mr. S. Mahendra Prabu, Assistant Professor, Department of Management Studies. The Main objective of the course was to motivate the students to develop positive thinking and interest towards spoken English. The resource persons spoke about the significance of the Bridge Course which is an opportunity to become familiar with English language and also advised the students to develop self-confidence. They also emphasizzed the importance of etiquette for students in all walks of their life. SIGC
29th National Service Scheme, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Consumer Behaviour, Tiruchirappalli and National Service Scheme, Shrimati Indira Gandhi College Jointly organized an Awareness Programme on "Food Protection and Quality Assurance Act" on 29.6.2013. Thiru. David Muthuraj, Food Safety Officer, Tiruchirappalli Corporation was the Chief Guest.

He explained about the customer rights, quality of products their price, manufacturing date, expiry date and how to find out the fake ones.
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JULY 2013

6th The Department of Fashion Technology & Costume Designing conducted an Inter-Departmental Competition on "Hair Dressing" at Vidya Seva Ratnam K.Santhanam Auditorium on 6.7.2013. Around 55 students of various disciplines participated in the competition. Mrs. Malathi Prabhakaran, Cantonment Ladies Club, Trichy was the judge for the competition.

The participants dressed with various hair styles like traditional wear, party wear, bridal wear, Casual wear, French roll, Macram Knot, Birds nest, etc., This competition paved the way for the students to exhibit their hidden talents. The best participants were awarded prizes.
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8th The Department of Management Studies conducted a Day - Long Placement Training Programme on "Talentism" on 8.7.2013. Shri. Ravindran Sambandham, Director and Thiru. G. Senthil Kumar, Manager, Human Resources Nokia India Private Limited, Chennai was the Chief Guest. He ignited a new sparkle that was potent enough to kindle the passion for leadership in the students. Attributing talentism as a new capitalism the entire training had been modular as visual presentations encapsulated under different themes such as Art, Philosophy, passion, purpose, winning eye, Discovering the strength. There is nothing secret about the secret of success and when going gets tough, the tough gets going. The entire session sensitized the students' goal focus. SIGC
10th The Department of Management Studies, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India and The Institute of Cost Accountants of India jointly organized an "Investor Awareness Programme" on 10.7.2013. Dr.CMA.T.K.Sridhar, Cost Accountant gave be an Investments are deceitful business investments, named after "Charles Ponzi' who fleeced away huge money from the public by insighting dubious investments to illegitimate business. The presentation was helpful in identifying good investment avenues. He enlighted the students with the caption "Make money work for you instead of working for money". This programme has thrown light on the investment avenues which lure the investors by promising attractive returns. Advantages and disadvantages of different investment avenues were also discussed. SIGC
17th The Department of Hospital Administration and National Service Scheme conducted an Awareness Programme on "How to prevent Diabetes Mellitus" on 17.7.2013. Dr. P. Giri, Consultant Nephrologist, Trichy was the Chief Guest. He clearly explained the meaning of Diabetes Mellitus, types, causes, signs and symptoms, preventive measures and treatment given for Diabetes Mellitus. He also explained the chart to prevent Diabetes Mellitus. SIGC

AUGUST 2013

1st The inauguration of all Associations, Installation of the Office Bearers of the College Union, Distribution of Book Bank Cards to the Physically Challenged Students and the Valediction of the Bridge Course was held at 11.00a.m. on 1.8.2013 in the R.V. Auditorium. The Chief Guest was Mrs. Manjula Rangarajan, Divisional Railway Manager, Trichy Division. In her address she laid stress on women's emancipation by asking them to develop self confidence to face day to day life. She also spoke about the safety measures to be adopted by the young girls wherever they are. Earlier she installed the Office Bearers for this academic year (2013 - 2014). She also distributed the book bank cards to three physically challenged students. She then gave away the certificates for the participants of the Bridge Course. Prof. G. Balakrishnan, Retired Vice principal. St. Joseph's College and the Co-ordinator for the Bridge Course offered felicitations.
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6th The Department of Physics conducted a Lecture Programme on "Growth Organic, Inorganic and Semi Organic Single Crystals for Technological Applications" on 6.8.2013. Dr. N. Vijayan, Scientist, National Physical Laboratory (CSIR, Govt. of India), New Delhi was the Chief Guest. He started his lecture with the introduction to various crystal growth methods such as solution, vapour and melt techniques. He elaborated the concepts based on piezoelectric single crystals, bridgmann Technique, CZOCHRALSKI method, Non-Linear single crystals and uses of single crystals by quoting day to day examples with the help of various slides. He concluded his lecture by mentioning the areas of applications of single crystals in making quartz watches, artificial diamonds, solar cells, laser cutting tools, detectors in medical field and society-oriented applications like mosquito mats and low power lasers. SIGC
6th The Career Guidance and Placement Cell conducted a Lecture Programme on "Development of Soft Skills" on 6.8.2013. Ms. M. Bharani, Lecturer, Department of Biochemistry, was the Chief Guest. She in her Lecture explained the importance of Communication Skills, Differentiated strength and weakness of students and gave tips for facing interviews and presenting ideas. SIGC
7th The Department of Microbiology conducted an Inter-Departmental Competition on "Fireless Cooking - Salad preparation" on 7.8.2013. Dr. Celin Rajendrasingh, Retd. Professor & Head, Department of Botany, Holy Cross College and Mrs. Sumathi Muruganantham, Principal, Genius Play School were the judges. In the present days, instead of hygienic and nutritious food prepared at home, children look for fast foods which has no value. Keeping this in view the students were asked to prepare a variety of dishes. 74 students presented their salads with fruits, vegetables, greens etc., Among these chocolate fruit salad, milk shake with salad, puffed rice salad, vegetable salad, icecream salad were unique in taste. SIGC
7th The Department of Mathematics conducted a Lecture Programme on "Three Fundamental Theorems in Banach Space Theory" on 7.8.2013. Dr. S. Lalithambigai, Assistant Professor, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai was the Chief Guest. She started her lecture with a brief introduction about last upper bound property, completeness property and banach space. Then she proceeded with the three fundamental theorems of Banach space - open mapping theorem, uniform boundedness principle and closed graph theorem. She gave an alternative method of proving these theorems in a simple manner by applying zabrereik's Lemma. SIGC
8th The Career Guidance and Placement Cell conducted a Lecture Programme on "Development of Soft Skills" on 8.8.2013. Mrs. S. Ambika, Lecturer, Department of Physics, was the Chief Guest. She in her Lecture Programme, explained the concept of using the prefixes and suffixes with various examples. She also explained the logical reasoning with examples. SIGC
8th The Department of Fashion Technology & Costume Designing conducted an "Inter - Departmental Saree Draping Competition for the students of various disciplines on 8.8.2013. 55 students from all the departments participated in the Competition. The participants used cotton, silk, synthetic and Designer Saree and exhibited their talents and Creativity in different styles like Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Gujarath, Marathi, Malaysia and Srilanka This saree parade paved the way to improve the creativity of the students and their involvement towards our culture. By this competition the younger generation also realized the importance and elegance of saree wearing. Mrs. Dhanalakshmi Suresh, Secretary, Southern Railway Women's Welfare Organizations and Mrs. Alamelu Mangai Subramaniam, Vice President, Southern Railway Womens Welfare Organizations, Trichy, were the judges for the Competition. SIGC
8th The Career Guidance and Placement Cell conducted a Lecture Programme on "Development of Soft Skills" on 10.8.2013. Ms. M. Bharani, Lecturer, Department of Biochemistry was the Chief Guest. She in her Lecture Programme, explained the importance of knowledge, emotion and passion. She also gave some topics for group discussion.

The Department of English conducted an "Elocution, Essay and Poetry writing Competition" for all the I Year UG Students on 10.8.2013. The UG students nearly 25 in number competed with one another and excelled in the contests. The following were the Prize Winners :-

The Department of Yoga organized a Demonstration on Yoga on 10.8.2013 in the presence of Dr.K.Meena, Former Vice Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, Trichy, Shri. S. Savari Muthu was the Chief Guest. He explained how yoga, increases the energy level. By spending less energy one can gain more energy. It is easy to obtain strength for life and make all glands function perfectly. Yoga helps to have a sound mind and sound body. The yoga art helps to attain perfection in Education which develops discipline and good character. In the International level and in the medical field the Research on Yoga is successfully proved.Ms. K. Gomathi, Lecturer, Department of Yoga proposed the vote of thanks.
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12th The Career Guidance and Placement Cell conducted a Lecture Programme on "Development of Soft Skills" on 12.8.2013. Ms. A. Kavitha, Lecturer, Department of Mathematics was the Chief Guest. She in her Lecture Programme, explained the Arithmetic progression. She gave various problems for the students to work out.
13th The Career Guidance and Placement Cell conducted a Lecture Programme on "Development of Soft Skills" on 13.8.2013. Ms. A. Kavitha, Lecturer, Department of Mathematics was the Chief Guest. She in her Lecture Programme, explained about direct and indirect inverse variation and gave problems to the students to work out.
14th The Career Guidance and Placement Cell conducted a Lecture Programme on "Development of Soft Skills" on 14.8.2013. Ms. S. Ambika, Lecturer, Department of Physics was the Chief Guest. She in her Lecture explained how to spot the error in sentences with examples.

The Department of English conducted a Special Lecture Programme on "Job Opportunities in the field of Media" on 4.8.2013. Mr. R. Kumar, Senior News Editor, 'Dinamalar', Chennai was the Chief Guest. He gave an insight about journalism and the various job opportunities open for those who wish to pursue it. The youth of today are faced with so many options open to take up as their career. This lecture will be an eye-opner for our III Year students, who wish to take up media as their future plan. The means to catch up with this profession was very clearly briefed. The programme ended with an interaction with students.
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15th The Independence Day was celebrated on 15.8.2013 in the college premises. Shri.Thotta P.V. Ramanujam, Our President hoisted the National Flag in the presence of the Secretary. Ms. B.Padmapriya, Lecturer in Tamil delivered the Independence Day Address in which she urged the students to be disciplined and patriotic. She gave several examples of patriotic women of the past to highlight her views. Two speeches in Tamil and one in English were delivered by the students. The celebrations came to an end with the distribution of Mementos to the Speakers and sweets to all. SIGC
19th The Department of Chemistry conducted a Lecture Programme on "Electrochemistry and its application" on 19.8.2013. Dr. N. Mathiyalagan, Professor, Department of Chemistry, Jayaram Engineering College, Thuraiyur was the Chief Guest.

He highlighted the techniques in normal methods and advanced methods of Electrochemistry. He also spoke about the biological importance of Electrochemistry. He conveyed the message that the Electrochemistry can be used in qualitative analysis, quantitative analysis and dialysis.
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21st The PG and Research Department of Computer Science, Department of Information Technology & Applications and Computer Applications conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Green Cloud Computing" on 21.8.2013. Dr.C.Kavitha, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Thiruvalluvar Govt. Arts College, Rasipuram, Namakkal was the Chief Guest.

She gave valuable information about definition of Cloud Computing, Models, Classifications of Cloud Service, Architecture of Cloud Computing, Advantages, Cloud Security etc., making cloud as Green.
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23rd The PG and Research Department of Social Work conducted a Lecture Programme on "Counselling" on 23.8.2013. Ms. K. Vijaya, Lecturer, Department of Social Work was the Chief Guest. She gave a talk on Reproductive system and developmental stages of adolescents. She also discussed about physical and psychological problem during the phase. She concluded providing various mental health techniques to overcome the barrier which prevents positive mental development among adolescents. SIGC
26th The PG and Research Department of Computer Science, Department of Information Technology & Applications and Computer Applications conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Cryptography" on 26.8.2013. Dr.K.Mani, Professor, Department of Computer Science, Nehru Memorial College, Puthanampatti was the Chief Guest. He explained about cryptography types of cipher, Hill cipher algorithm, play fair cipher, Vernam cipher Transposition cipher. Modern Cryptographic Algorithms, public key encryption. RSA Algorithm and ceasar cipher. SIGC
26th The National Service Scheme conducted a Lecture Programme on "Personality Development" on 26.8.2013. Ms. Mala Jeyaprakash, Regional Manager, World Social Sevai Sangam, Trichy was the Chief Guest. She spoke on the ways to develop one's personality by shedding away fears, gaining confidence to meet any challenges that come across the way towards attaining a successful. SIGC
27th The Department of Biochemistry conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "micro RNA : Small regulators with a big impact on Diabetes and its complications" on 27.8.2013. Dr. Shanmugam Nargunaraja, Professor and Head, Department of Biomedical Science, Bharathidasan University, Trichy was the Chief Guest.The focus area of the lecture was about the role of micro RNA in prevention of Diabetes and Atherosclerosis and also how micro RNA can be used as a novel drug for Diabetes in future. SIGC
30th The Fine Arts Club conducted a Lecture Programme on "The Introduction of Folk Arts" on 30.8.2013. Dr. S. Manali Soman, Associate Professor, Head, Department of Tamil, Bishop Heber College, Trichy was the Chief Guest. He stressed the importance of folk songs in our day to day life starting from lullaby to graveyard. Through his folk melody he made the session enjoyable and broughtout the significance of music that is inseparable from human beingsas music is born within everybody's self. SIGC
31st Shrimati Indira Gandhi College has been founded with a mission to foster Higher Education and upliftment of women in society and with the aim to empower women to achieve economic independence in their life through employment. The college with a glorious history of 30 years has made rapid progress and has achieved NAAC Re-Accreditation at the A+ Level. As on date, the college offers 44 programmes of study at the UG, PG and Research levels and has earned a name as one of the premier educational institutions of Trichy.

The Career Guidance and Placement cell of the college gives regular training to students by experts from the industry, for acquiring aptitude skills, technical and soft skills, gaining knowledge of various interviewing techniques and training on personality development, with the only mission of enabling as many students as possible to get placed in suitable positions relevant to their areas of study, every year. These programmes have helped the students in getting placed in various organizations, and industries.

One such training programme was recently organized in association with Aharam services, Chennai in the college premises for the final year U.G and P.G students of Computer Science, Information Technology and Computer Applications. Around 400 U.G and P.G students attended the training programme.

Mr. C.A. Sabarinath, Director, Aharam Services, Chennai provides facilities for arrangement of campus interviews, placement festivals/ drives and placement training programmes in colleges in South India. He also recruits students for various positions in the industry through interviews conducted on behalf of industries and organizations.

Mr. J. Thulasi Dharan, is working in the Corporate Social Responsibility and Employee Engagement Department of MPhasis, Bangalore. He has four years of industry experience and has delivered training in personality development of students of Engineering colleges and Arts & Science Colleges in South India.

During the session, the speaker motivated the students to communicate about themselves and their ideas about placement. He also provided them with specific inputs that helped them in getting awareness about employability skills needed for getting employed in industries, current trends in industry and technology and how to acquire these skills during their college life. He also cited several examples to help them learn how to manage situations in the corporate, how to conduct themselves before employers and how to develop a positive attitude to shine in their career. The programme was very useful to students. Students received a shift in their perception towards a career and getting placement.
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31st The Valedictory Function of Indira Gandhi Memorial Inter - Collegiate Oratorical Contest in English and Tamil and Muthamizh Vizha was held on 31.8.2013 at 5.30p.m in the R.V. Auditorium. Shri.S.Kunjithapatham, Secretary, Shrimati Indira Gandhi College, Trichy welcomed the gathering. Ms. M. Rema Vice - Principal & Head, Department of English gave a brief Introduction about the programme. Giving away the prizes and cash awards to the winners, the chief guest Mr. R. Gunasekaran, Deputy Director, Fine Arts academy, Chennai delivered the special address and inspired the seats of the audience with his enchanting words and motivated the students to take part in the forthcoming competitions. The day was alive with the great performances of the students. The Overall shield exclusively for oratorical contest was bagged by the Sengamala Thaayar Educational Trust Women's College, Mannargudi and the Overall shield for Muthamizh Vizha was bagged by the Bharathidasan Constituent College, Orathanadu. Ms. M. Sivasankari, Lecturer, Department of Tamil proposed the vote of thanks. SIGC

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SEPTEMBER 2013

2nd PG and Research Department of Computer Science, Department of Information Technology & Applications and Computer Applications conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Soft Computing - A Practical Approach" on 2.92013. Dr. K. Manikandan, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, P.S.G. College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore was the Chief Guest.

He explained the Neural Network, Artificial Intelligence Soft Computing, Components, Applications, Character recognizer Genetic Algorithm, Optical Swam Optimization, Fuzzy Logic, Fuzzy Logic Not, AND, OR, Controller, inference.
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6th The Department of Hospital Administration conducted a One Day Workshop on "Healthcare Services" on 06.09.2013.

Dr.S.Chitra, Gynecologist, Lalitha Nursing Home, Trichy was lighting the Kuthu Vizhakku and she gave a talk on "WISH" (Women In Sanitation and Hygiene), reproductive system and how to keep ourself clean during menstruation.

In the Second session, Dr.Shaista Sivakumar, Head L&D, Kavery Group of Hospital, Trichy gave a topic on "Strategic Role of HR in Healthcare Industry". In the Third Session, Dr.R.Mathrubootham, Paediatrician, Lalitha Nursing Home, Trichy delivered a talk on "Newborn Care and Breast Feeding".In the Fourth Session, Dr.Rajmohan, Opthalmologist, Joseph Eye Hospital, Trichy, talk on "Lasers in Opthamology". He explained about the types of lasers, its uses, treatment and surgeries related to eyes and diabetes mellitus.

In the Fifth Session, Dr.S.Srinivas, Physician & Diabetologist, Vijaya Hospital, Trichy, delivered a talk on "Obesity related to Cardiac Problems". He explained about obesity BMI values, various factors for obesity, stress and its risk, Heart disease, Gastro Intestinal diseases.

In the Valediction function on 4.30 p.m in MCA A/C Seminar Hall. Dr. V.Jeyapal, Chairman, GVN Hospital, Trichy delivered the valedictory address and distributed the certificates to the students. Dr.S.Vidhyalakshmi, Principal welcomed the gathering Shri.S.Kunjithapatham, Secretary delivered the presidential address. Ms.S.Gandhimathi, Lecturer, Dept. of Hospital Administration proposed the vote of thanks.
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11th On behalf of the fine arts club Onam celebrated on 11.9.2013. Students of various departments dressed themselves is Kerala Heritage costume and Pookolam ie. Floral decoration was made by the students. Kuthuvilakku was lighted by the students at the centre of the pookolam. The celebration reveals the brotherhood of our culture accepting the customs of other states also. SIGC
21st The Department of Fashion Technology & Costume Designing and Entrepreneurship of Development Cell (EDC) conducted a Workshop on "Garland Making" for the students of various disciplines. Some of the students were trained by the faculty members of the department and they numbering around 120 were motivated to train 186 student participants. The participants were given training to the different types of flower arrangement using variety of flowers like rose petals, jasmines, zeribro, astress, golden rod etc., Artificial ribbon roses were added to the garland for decorative purpose together with the colour spray. This workshop helped to motivate the participant to become entrepreneurs. This also gave a chance for them to display their creative skills. SIGC
24th The Department of Economics conducted a Lecture Programme on "Role of Entrepreneur in Economic Development" on 24.9.2013. Ms. Srividhya, Assistant Professor, Department of Commerce, Rajah Sarafoji Governement College, Thanjavur was the Chief Guest.

She explained on role of entrepreneur in economic development and importance, nature and recent developments in entrepreneurship as well as women entrepreneurs and their involvement by using information technology like websites and insisted about technology support for our further development.
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25th The Department of Biochemistry conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Recombinant DNA Technology" on 25.9.2013. Dr.S.Maneemegalai, Assistant Professor and Principal i/c, Department of Biochemistry, Bharathidasan University Constituent College for Women, Orathanadu was the Chief Guest. He focused on Recombinant DNA Technology and its applications. She also explained about it role in the production of Insulin, stem all therapy, cancer therapy and its industrial application, Students of Biochemistry got benefited from this programme. SIGC
25th The PG & Research Department of Computer Science, Commerce, Mathematics, Management Studies and Tamil jointly organized a Special Lecture Programme on "Use of ICT in Research and Development" on 25.9.2013. Dr.K.Meena, Former Vice Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, Trichy was the Chief Guest.

She explained the objectives of Research, "What is meant by ICT?. She insisted that the term ICT is used to refer to the convergence of Audio - Visual and telephone networks with Computer Networks through a single cabling or link system. She also discussed about Enhancement of Research & Development, Need of the hour, Academic Reputation, Industrial Academic Co-operation, Research Proposals and Qualitative Research.

She highlighted the use of information and communication technology in the field of Socio economic development, international development and social work. She also explained about versatility of ICT and way, to reach out the world. She clarified the doubts raised by the students. The scholars found the session was highly informative and useful.
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27th The Department of Economics conducted a Lecture Programme on "How to prepare for UPSC Examination" on 28.9.2013. Dr.S.Iyyampillai, Chair Person, School of Commerce and Economics, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli was the Chief Guest.

He remarked that hard work and the mindset with the formulated strategy is very much necessary for appearing for the UPSC Examination. He also emphasized that latest trends regarding political and economic situation should be concentrated. General Awareness through Newspapers, Magazines, News Channel etc., must be enhanced.
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28th The Department of Biochemistry conducted an inter-departmental Exhibition on "Foods cooked with cereals" for the students of various disciplines on 28.9.2013.. The theme of the food exhibition was preparation of food items using traditional cereals such as Ragi, Oats, Maize, Corn, Black rice, Varagu, Handmade rice, Handmade rice flakes wheat, Barley etc., as one of the main ingredient.

Wholegrain cereals are a rich source of many essential vitamins, minerals and phytochemicals. Low in saturated fat but is a source of PUFA, including omega-3 linolenic acid high in both soluble and insoluble fibre, excellent source of carbohydrates, significant source of protein, a good source of B group vitamins, antioxidants and phytochemicals. Many minerals, such as iron, magnesium, copper, phosphorus and zinc are also present.

Cereals and wholegrain foods can reduce the risk of developing certain diseases, including coronary heart disease, colon cancer, diabetes, lower blood cholesterol levels and diverticular disease.

More than 90 students from various departments participated and displayed their food items with its nutritional importance. The exhibition started at 11.00a.m. The staff members and students of various departments visited the exhibition and got benefited.

The highlights of the food items displayed were Ragi panipuri, Ragidosa, Sweet kavuni Rice, Black rice pongal, wheat sundal, wheat payasam, ragi adai, ragi puttu, ragi boli. Navathaniya chappati, Varagu biriyani, oats payasam, kambu kozhukattai, wheat biriyani, Barley avail multigrain laddu, Ragi juice etc.
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30th to 1st The Department of Library conducted a Book Exhibition Cum Sale on 30.9.2013 and 1.10.2013. Shri.S.Kunjithapatham, Secretary inaugurated the Exhibition. Six famous Book Sellers displayed Books in the Exhibition. Some various books in displayed like General Knowledge, Competitive Exam, Story Books, Yoga Books, Cookery Books, Religion Books, Historical Books and Subject Books etc.,All UG and PG Students and Staff members of various disciplines have visited and bought books for their personal use of the exhibition. SIGC

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OCTOBER 2013

3rd The Research Department of Computer Science, Commerce, Management, Mathematics, Social Work and Tamil conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Mobile Adhoc Networks" on 3.10.2013. Dr. S. Sivagurunathan, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science & Applications, Gandhigram University, Dindigul was the Chief Guest.

He explained the Wireless Network Basics of Mobile adhoc Networks, Cellular Wireless, Applications of Mobile Adhoc Networks, Hidden and exposed station problem, clustering Security, attack, Security Requirements etc.
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4th The Department of Sanskrit conducted a Lecture Programme on "Moral Values" on 4.10.2013. Sri.K.V.Balakrishnan, Rtd. Assistant General Manager, State Bank of India, Trichy was the Chief Guest.He stressed the need for positive thought, its excellence and the need for the removal of hinderance if any. In SWOT Analysis, he explained the need to recollect our strength, diminish our weakness, explore our opportunities and avoid our threats. He beautifully putforth the story of Hanuman in Sundara Kanda of how he realized his potential and reached Lanka. Similarly he wanted all to explore the inherent potential with full dedication and devotion. SIGC
5th The Research Department of Computer Science, Commerce, Management, Mathematics, Social Work and Tamil conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "A talk on Developing Communication Skills" on 5.10.2013. Mr. N. Sekar, Senior Executive (Rtd), BHEL, Trichy was the Chief Guest. He explained the process of communication, why communication skills are needed? What makes a good communication? Total communication process, Why we are not listening? Levels of Listener, Reflective and Physical listening and Active Listening etc. SIGC
5th The PG Department of Social Work conducted an Awareness Programme on "OSTOMY" on 5.10.2013 at Ramakrishna Nursing Home, Trichy. Dr. T. Ramani Devi, Ramakrishna Nursing Home, Trichy was the Chief Guest. She explained about Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment aspects. She insisted on early diagnosis and counseling techniques. Forty pregnant women were benefited through this programme. Pamphlets on early intervention were also distributed to the participants. SIGC
7th The Department of Microbiology conducted a Demonstration on "Types of Staining Fungi and protozoan Identification and Electrophoresis Techniques" on 7.10.2013. Isolation and Identification of Fungi and Protozoa - Giemsa & PAS staining Techniques. Different types of staining techniques - Simple, Gram, Capsular, Endospore, Acid fast staining methods and Electrophoresis technique - principle, working mechanism, operation setup arrangement, programme & appropriate samples were used for demonstration. Live demonstration on Techniques was also given Ms. C. Vinothini, Ms. H. Rajalakshmi, Ms. S. Bhuvaneswari, ms. N.S. Bhuvaneswari, Ms. A. Thamizharasi, Ms. E. Shakthi Priya were the Resource Persons. Students actively participated in this demonstration with Enthusiam and gained knowledge about the basic techniques. SIGC
7th The Department of Bank Management and Business Administration conducted a Lecture Programme on "Career Opportunities in Management" on 7.10.2013. Mr. N. Sekar, Former Senior Executive, BHEL, Trichy was the Chief Guest. He stressed management courses and the wider employment opportunities available for students. He also pointed out how to develop communication skills which will be an added qualification for better job opportunities. SIGC
7th The PG Department of Social Work in association with I-plus Organisation and Kalyani Covering, Trichy conducted a Training Programme on "Effectiveness of Employees" on 7.10.2013 at Kalyani Covering Trichyy. Dr. G. Thirumoorthy, Chairman and Mr. T. Manikandan, Managing Director, Kalyani Covering, Trichy were the Chief Guests. The training was given by the trainer Mr. K. Manuraj, Chairman, I-Plus Organisation of State President, Association of Engineers. He trained the employees to reduce fear and anxiety in the field of sales, which motivated them to work effectively. SIGC
8th The Department of Biochemistry conducted an Outreach Programme on "Know your Physique" on 8.10.2013 at Bharathidasan University Constituent College for Women, Orathanadu, to take a survey of Body Mass Index (BMI) of college going Adolescent Girls, as a measure of health fitness. The height and weight of students were measured and BMI was calculated. Around 750 students of 13 Departments of the college took part in the health survey. By way of encouragement 15 students out of 750 with accurate BMI were identified and rewarded.
9th The Department of Mathematics organized an Exhibition on "Fun with Numbers" on 9.10.2013. Dr. N. Ramanujam, UGC Emeritus Fellow, Department of Mathematics, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli was the Chief Guest and inaugurated the exhibition and delivered the inaugural address. He explained about the fun with numbers with more fun. He advised the students to know more about the history of Mathematicians and revealed the history of the 21st Century Mathematician Mr. Shyam. He also said that "Mathematics is not the Queen of Science" but it is the "Mother of Science" as Maths can't get any contribution by any other subjects but can give its contribution to all subjects. He congratulated all the students for their performance. SIGC

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11th The PG Department of Social Work conducted a Group Work on "Recreational Programme" on 11.10.2013 at K.A.P. Viswanatham Primary School, Thillainagar, Trichy. Mrs. B. Jehathambal, Headmistress, K.A.P. Viswanatham Primary School, Thillai Nagar, Trichy was the Chief Guest Various sports events like Athletics, Music Chair, Valley Ball and Shuttle Badminton were conducted. The students actively took part in the events. The Chief Guest distributed the prizes to the winners. SIGC
11th The PG Department of Social Work in Collaboration with Saranya Hospital conducted a Awareness Programme on "Importance of Mental Health" on 11.10.2013 at R.C. Middle School, Butterworth Road, Trichy. Ms. G. Bakyalakshmi, ICTC Counsellor, K.A.P.Viswanatham Medical and Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Govt. Hospital, Trichy was the Chief Guest. She highlighted the aspects of mental health and the factors affecting mental health. She also emphasized the importance of mental health for a healthy life. SIGC
11th The PG Department of Social Work conducted a Training Programme on "Jewellery Making for the Self Help Group Women" on 11.10.2013 at Athavathur, Trichy. Ms. Janani of II MSW taught various Jewellery Patterns like Stone, embedded necklaces, droppings, bracelets, beaded chains, etc., She also explained about the nuances of making jewellery and how to earn good income with less investment. Twenty Self Help Group Women were benefited through this training. SIGC
17th The Youth Red Cross conducted an Outreach Programme on "Fire Safety Measures" on 17.10.2013 at govt. Higher Secondary School, Ettarai, Trichy. Mr. S. Radhakrishnan, Professor, St. John Ambulance, Trichy was the Chief Guest.He stressed the various precautions to be taken while working near fire places. He also spoke about the first aid to be taken for injured persons. Further he highlighted the various fire accidents occurring at various places due to the carelessness of the people. Fire may affect the skin, epidermis and even the bone. Waxy match boxes must be used properly and he also insisted on using the apron while cooking. He gave demonstrations regarding patients having high blood pressure and low blood pressure and suggested first aid instructions to control the same. He also explained how to arrest the poison spreading throughout the body by venomous snake bites. How to escape from fire accidents occurring all of a sudden? The Resource Person gave practical explanation for the question in detail. Finally, he concluded that each and every person must be aware of "Fire Safety Measures'. He also advised the students to create awareness not only among their friends but also in society. SIGC
17th The PG Department of Social Work conducted a Programme on "Mental Health" on 17.10.2013 at Vishranthi Mental Health Centre, Trichy.

The attenders of mentally ill inmates were given individual counselling. The staff members interacted with the family members and provided information about symptoms, causative factors and treatment aspects among the family members. The importance of Rehabilitation was also explained to them.
 
28th The Research Department of Computer Science, Commerce, Management, Mathematics, Social Work and Tamil conducted a Computer Literacy Awareness Programme on "IT on Wheels" on 28.10.2013 at Government Girls' Higher Secondary School, Manapparai. Ms. Viji Parthasarathy and Ms. M. Kiruthika, Lecturers, Department of Computer Science were the Resource Persons.

They discussed about the Introduction to C++, Classes and objects, functions, constructors and destructors, Inheritance and polymorphism and also about the Lab Programmes.
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29th The Research Department of Computer Science, Commerce, Management, Mathematics, Social Work and Tamil conducted a Computer Literacy Awareness Programme on "IT on Wheels" on 29.10.2013 at Government Girls Higher Secondary School, Manapparai. Ms. N. Kanimozhi and Ms. R. Vasanthi, Lecturers, Department of Information Technology and Applications were the Resource Persons. They discussed the Introduction to Staroffice, Staroffice Writer, Star office Calc, Staroffice Base, Staroffice draw and Staroffice Impress and cleared the doubts of the Audience. SIGC

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29th The PG and Research Department of Computer Science, Department of Information Technology & Applications and Computer Applications conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Research Challenges in Wireless Sensor Networks" on 29.10.2013. Mr.K.Muthuramalingam, Assistant Professor in Computer Science, School of Computer Science Engineering & Applications, Bharathidasan University, Trichy was the Chief Guest.

He explained about the Sensing, constraints on Wireless Sensor Networks, Applications, Its types, Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Network, Clustering, Characteristics, etc.,
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29th The Department of English conducted an Outreach Programme on "Grammar" on 29.10.2013 at Government Girls' Higher Secondary School, Manapparai. Ms.R.Vanitha and Ms. Arul Freeda Jackutine, Lecturers, Department of English were the Reso urce Persons. They created an awareness of the significance of learning English Grammar at school level. They involved every student in group discussion through various exercises for the enrichment of their knowledge grammar. SIGC

NOVEMBER 2013

5th The Research Department of Computer Science, Commerce, Management, Mathematics, Social Work and Tamil conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "SAS - A Career Debugger" on 5.11.2013. Mr.M.R.Ramkumar, Senior Statistician and Team Leader, Quintiles Technology Pvt., Ltd., Bangaluru was the Chief Guest. He explained about the History of SAS, features of SAS, where it is used, introduction to SAS, its user interface, Editor Window, Explorer Window, Log Window, output Window, Results window, SAS Programs, Concepts and Rules, R. Programming etc., SIGC
12th The Research Department of Computer Science, Commerce, Management, Mathematics, Social Work and Tamil conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Computer Application in Agriculture (insect domain)" on 12.11.2013. Dr.(Mrs).M.Pratheepa, Scientist (SS), National Bureau of Agriculturally important Insects, H.A. Farm Post, Bellary Road, Hobbal, Bangalore was the Chief Guest.

She explained about insects in Agriculture, Computer Application in Agriculture - insect domain, Status of Papaya mealybug in Karnataka (2004-2005), Life stages of P. Mariginatus, Loss due to papaya mealybug, benefits of the former, Estimated loss, economic benefits - income mealbug brochure, insect bioinformatics way forward etc.,
14th The PG and Research Department of Management Studies conducted a Special Lecture Programme on "Industry Expectations from MBA" on 14.11.2013. Dr. S. Sundar, Associate Professor and Placement Chairman, Bharathidasan Institute of Management, Trichy was the Chief Guest.

The ICT innovations have catapulted higher order, techno-driven methodologies in facilitating learning standards in Management institutes which in turn, result in certain characteristic corporate expectations. Being the placement chairman, Dr.S.Sundar shared his rich experience and knowledge towards the expectations from MBA students among corporate recruiters. Every employer is looking for a specific set of skills and behavioural patterns which he believes is an indicator of exceptional talent. The speaker insisted on the importance of considerable proficiency in English.
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16th The PG and Research Department of Management Studies conducted a Special Lecture Programme on "Applications of Marketing in Real Life" on 16.11.2013. Dr. V.J. Sivakumar, Associate Professor, Department of Management Studies, National Institute of Technology, Trichy was the Chief Guest.

He spoke at length on consumer preferences with a lot of practical case incidents. The remarkable feature of the lecture was that even the abstract concepts and principles were dealt with in a very understandable way.
22nd The PG and Research Department of Management Studies conducted a Special Lecture Programme on "Insurance Sector and its Development" on 22.11.2013. Mr. R.C.Prakash, Development Officer, LIC Trichy was the Chief Guest.

The speaker revisited the field of insurance right from its genesis, the traditional practices and the changes that took place from time to time, thanks to political and economic changes. In a remarkable way he capsulated the entire concept of insurance for the immediate grasp of students. While talking about the recent developments in Insurance sector, he dilated on the private initiatives and profit orientation in insurance business, with detailed illustration of attractive and promising insurance policies.
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30th The Department of Fashion Technology & Costume Designing and Entrepreneurship of Development Cell (EDC) conducted a Workshop on "Garland Making" for the Staff members of Sri Jayendra Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Sri Sankara Matriculation School and Santhanam Vidyalaya on 30.11.2013. Around 80 staff members participated. Different types of flower arrangements using a variety of flowers like rose petals, jasmines, zeribro, astress, golden rod etc., were taught to the participants.

Artificial ribbon roses were added to the garland for decorative purpose together with the colour spray. Dr.K.Meena, Former Vice Chancellor Bharathidasan University, Trichy gave the Valedictory Address and distributed the Prizes and Certificates to the participants.

DECEMBER 2013

4th PG & Research Dept of Computer Science, Dept of IT & Applications and Dept of Computer Applications have jointly organized a Faculty Development programme on "Knowledge Enrichment programme for Technical Staff" for the programmers of Shrimati Indira Gandhi College on 4.12.2013 at MCA Lab.

The System analysts of Shrimati Indira Gandhi College Shri A.Krishnan and Shri K.Kandavel have given the training for programmers. In that, they have explained the various steps for software installation, Software trouble shooting, Web Browser, Web Server, User ID Creations and system maintenance.

More than 20 programmers have participated and get benefited.
11th to 19th Career Guidance and Placement Cell conducted a Guest Lecture Programmes on "Development of Numerical Ability" for all the final year UG and PG Science Students participated and got benefited.

The Bharathidasan University IECD (Institute for Entrepreneurship & Career Development). Department of Fashion technology & Costume designing Shrimati Indira Gandhi College & Chief Minister Consituency (Srirangam) J.J Free tailoring centre jointly organized certificate course in Tailoring & Dress making for rural area women's so far 191 women trainee has been enlighted by this course. During their classes they learn how to construct the garments for children & women's & to create new styles in it. The Basic principles of sewing & Garment construction were also taught. By this training programme the students have been able to promote new ideas, which emphasize the creativity of students in Dress making & they also been motivated to become an entrepreneurs.
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14th Career Guidance and Placement cell organized a Guest Lecture Programme on 14.12.2013 at MBA Auditorium between 2.00 to 3.30 pm. All the final year UG and PG Science students participated and got benefited.

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16th Career Guidance and Placement cell organized a Guest Lecture Programme on "Development of Numerical Ability" on 16.12.2013.

All the final year UG and PG Science students participated and got benefited.
17th Career Guidance and Placement cell organized a Guest Lecture Programme on 17.12.2013 at MBA Auditorium between 2.00 to 3.30 pm. All the final year UG and PG Science students participated and got benefited.

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18th Career Guidance and Placement cell organized a Guest Lecture Programme on 18.12.2013 at MBA Seminar Hall between 2.00 to 3.30 pm. All the final year UG and PG Science students participated and got benefited.

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19th Career Guidance and Placement cell organized a Guest Lecture Programme on 19.12.2013 at MBA Seminar Hall between 2.00 to 3.30 pm.

All the final year UG and PG Science students participated and got benefited.

JANUARY 2014

4th Dinamalar - Pengal Malar and Department of Computer Science, Information Technology and Applications and Computer Applications of Shrimati Indira Gandhi College, Trichy jointly organized "A Tour on Internet - Internet and its Applications for Housewives" by Dr.K.Meena, Computer Scientist, Former Vice-Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, Trichy, was the Resource Person.

The Department of Management Studies conducted a Lecture Programme on "Time Management" by Dr. T.Velnamby, Dean, Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka.

The Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Ladies' Club, Tiruchirappalli organized a Lecture Programme on "Naturopathy and Diet Management" by Dr.Ragavan, Trichy.
7th The National Service Scheme conducted a Seminar on "Indian Culture" by Swami Aksharanantha, Headmaster, Vivekananda School, Kodaikonel on 7.1.2014.
9th The Fine Arts and National Service Scheme jointly organized "Pongal Festival".

The Departments of Biochemistry and Microbiology conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Affected by Joint Pain" by Dr. Chockalingam, Kauvery Hospital, Trichy.

The Department of Management Studies conducted a Lecture Programme on "What the Corporate expects from the MBAs?" by Prof. Dr. N. Jayasankaran, Professor Emeritus and Advisor, NMIMS University, Mumbai, Bangalore & Hyderabad.
18th The UG & PG Graduation Day was held on 18.1.2014 with Dr.S. Balasubramanian, Chairman, City Union Bank, Kumbakonam as the Chief Guest. He delivered the Graduation Day Address and presented the degrees to the New Graduates.
22nd The Department of Management Studies conducted an Inter - Departmental "Management Meet - IMPETUS'14"
23rd The PG Department of Social Work organized a Community Organization programme on "Time Management" by Dr.Dixon Raja, Don Bosco Vazhikati Center Counsellor, Trichy at Annai Higher Secondary School, Airport.

The PG Department of Social Work organised a Community Organization programme on "How to become a Successful Person" by Dr.Dixon Raja, Don Bosco Vazhikati Center Counsellor, Trichy, at Annai Higher Secondary School, Airport.
25th & 26th Dinamalar and Career Guidance and Placement Cell, Shrimati Indira & Gandhi College and Entrants Solutions Pvt., Limited jointly organized "A Mega Job Fair" for Engineering, Diploma, Arts and Science, MBA, MCA at Shrimati Indira Gandhi College, Campus.
26th Republic Day was celebrated on 26.1.2014. Dr.K.Meena, Former Vice Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, Trichy Hoisted the National Flag and delivered the Republic Day Address.
27th & 28th The PG and Research Department of Computer Science, Information & Technology & Applications and Computer Applications (MCA - 28.1.2014 AICTE Approved) conducted a Computer Training Programme on "Tamil Computing" for B.Litt Tamil Students by Lecturers and Programmers, Department of Computer Science, Information Technology and Applications and Computer Applications.
27th The Department of Social Work conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Industrial Expectations of Social Worker" by Mr. Lavanam Amballa, Manager, Talent Acquistion, Wipro Technologies, Chennai.
27th Shri. K. V. Balakrishnan, AGM (Retd), State Bank of India, inaugurated the "Spoken Sanskrit Course and released the book Speak Sanskrit - Part II". Shri S. Kunjithapatham, Secretary presided over the function.
27th The Research Department of Computer Science, Information Technology & Applications, Computer Applications (MCA - AICTE Approved) and Department of English conducted a Social Outreach Programme on "IT Literacy & Spoken English Campaign" by Ms. S. Rethinavalli and Ms. M. Pandijothi, Assistant Professors, Department of MCA, Ms. S. Vembu and Ms. N. Saraswathi, Lecturers, Department of English at Government Higher Secondary School, Manachanallur, Lalgudi, Trichy.
28th The Research Department of Computer Science, Information Technology & Applications, Computer Applications (MCA - AICTE Approved) and Department of English conducted a Social Outreach Programme on "IT Literacy & Spoken English Campaign" by Ms. S. Regha and Ms. S. Sangeetha, Lecturers, Department of Computer Science, Ms. P.D. Mary Portia and Ms. A. Saleem Fathuma, Lecturers, Department of English at Government Higher Secondary School, Somarasampettai, Trichy.
29th The Research Department of Computer Science, Information Technology & Applications, Computer Applications (MCA - AICTE Approved) and Department of English conducted a Social Outreach Programme on "IT Literacy & Spoken English Campaign" by Ms. T. Kavitha and Ms. V. Mahalakshmi, Lecturers, Department of Computer Science, Ms. N. Kalaivani and Ms. R. Vinitha Fernando, Lecturers, Department of English at Government Higher Secondary School, Inungur, Trichy.
28th The PG Department of Social Work in collaboration with WE- TRUST, Tiruchirappalli organized a Community Organization Programme on "Women's Rights" for the people in Kilakkurichy Village, Trichy by Mr.V.Maheswaran, Secretary of TamilNadu Labour Welfare Association.
30th & 31st The Research Department of Computer Science, Information & Technology & Applications and Computer Applications (MCA - 31.1.2014 AICTE Approved) conducted a Computer Training Programme "Office Automation Package" by Lecturers and Programmers, Department of Computer Science, Information Technology and Applications and Computer Applications.
31st The Research Department of Computer Science, Information Technology & Applications, Computer Applications (MCA - AICTE Approved) and Department of English conducted a Social Outreach Programme on "IT Literacy & Spoken English Campaign" by Ms.R.Sathyabama, and Ms. S.Shameema Begum Lecturers, Department of Computer Science, Ms. S. Malathi and Ms. D. Lakshmi, Lecturers, Department of English at Government Higher Secondary School, Anbil, Lalgudi, Trichy.

February 2014

1st The Department of Fashion Technology and Costume Designing and Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC) conducted a One Day Workshop on "Soft Toys Making".

The Rotaract Club conducted an Outreach Programme on "Personality Development" at Scjwartz Primary School, Trichy.
5th The Department of English conducted an Inter - Departmental Competition on "Spelling Bee" for all UG and PG Students.
13th Sports Day was Celebrated on 13.2.2014. Shri.A.Santhan, Regional Senior Manager, Sports Development Authority of Tamilnadu, Trichy Region delivered the special address and distributed the prizes to the winners. Shri. N. Annavi, International Athlete, Tiruchirappalli presided.
13th The PG Department of Social Work in collaboration with Manasamithra Vidhya Peetam, Educational Training Centre for Special Children, Trichy organized "Global Perspective about Behaviour and Development" by Dr.Jacques Verfaillie, Psychologist, Netherlands.
14th The PG Department of Social Work organized a Community Organization Programme on "Mental Illness and Alcoholism Problems" for the MRRGA workers by Mr.P.Singaram, President, Ayampalayam, and Mr.Arun Stanly, Counsellor, Athma Hospital & Research Centre.
14th The PG Department of Social Work organized an Awareness Programme on "Importance of Mental Health" for +2 Students, Trichy by Mr.V.Santhana Krishnan, Assistant Head Master, ER Higher Secondary School, Trichy.
14th The Department of Management Studies Launched of the IG Business Management Club (IGBMC) and Release of the Compendium of Articles "MOTLEY". Dr.S.Karuthaih Pandiyan, I.A.S., (Retd), Director, Bharathidasan Institute of Management, Tiruchirappalli delivered the special address and launched the IGBMC and released the MOTLEY. Shri.S.Kunjithapatham, secretary received the first copy of the MOTLEY.
17th Fine Arts Association organized an Inter - Collegiate Fine Arts Festival "IG FEST - 2014" (fiyr; rpwFfspd; jpUtpoh - 2014) for the Award of Vidya Seva Ratnam K. Santhanam Trophy. Shri. Shailesh Kumar Yadav, I.P.S., Inspector General of Police / commissioner of Police, Trichy City delivered the Valedictory Address, distributed the Prizes and awarded the Vidya Seva Ratnam K. Santhanam Trophy.
19th to 21st The Career Guidance and Placement Cell conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Development of Soft Skills and Numerical Ability" for all the final year UG Arts Students. Mr.S.Mahendra Prabhu, Professor, Department of Management Studies Ms.R.Vinitha Fernando, Lecturer, Department of English Ms.T.Mahalakshmi, Lecturer, Department of Mathematics were the Resource Persons.
20th The PG Department of Social Work in collaboration with ASHA DEEPAM, Tiruchirappalli organized a Programme on "General Health Checkup for the Mentally Challenged Children", Trichy by Mr.B.Mohan Raj, T.R.P Clinic, Lalgudi.
20th The PG Department of Social Work in collaboration with Vignesh Sri Renga Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Tiruchirappalli organized an Awareness Programme on "Health & Hygiene", Trichy by Ms.G.Bakyalakshmi, Counsellor, ICTC, K.AP.V Medical and Mahatma Gandhi Memorial, Government Hospital, Trichy.
21st The PG Department of Social Work, in association with SOC - SEAD Tiruchirappalli organized a Community Orientation Programme on "Alcoholism is Disease" for the students of boys studying I.T.I, in Anvarul Muslimeen I.T.I College, Trichy by Mr.Muthukumaran, Counselor, SOC - SEAD, Trichy.
22nd The PG Department of Social Work in collaboration with Annai Ashram, Tiruchirappalli organized a Programme on "Recreational Tour for the Inmates of Old Age Home".
27th The PG Department of Social Work in collaboration with Orbit Workshop, Tiruchirappalli organized a Awareness Programme on "Alcoholism". Ms.Bharathi Mohan, Project Director, IRCA, KLA, Trichy, was the Speaker.
27th The Department of Sanskrit conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Uses of Sanskrit" by Mrs. L.Sundara Kanchana, Sanskrit Teacher, Sri Jayendra Matriculation School, Trichy.
28th The Department of Sanskrit conducted a Guest Lecture Programme on "Semantics and Stirring effect of Prakruta Sanskrit" by Dr.K.R.Subramanian, Professor, Department of Computer Applications.
28th The Department of Social Work in collaboration with Servite Nala Vazhvu Illam organized "General Health Awareness" by Dr.K.N.Renagasamy, Senior Civil Surgen (Rtd), Trichy.

March 2014

5th Shrimati Indira Gandhi College and All Women's Organizations of Trichy conducted a Rally to Mark the International Women's Day. The Rally was flagged off by Tmt. R. Jayenthi, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime and Traffic), Trichy City. Dr. K. Meena, Former Vice Chancellor, Bhrathidasan University, Trichy administered the Oath. Tmt. Charubala R. Thondaiman and Tmt. S. Sujatha, former Mayors of Tiruchirappalli Corporation also participated.
6th To revive the traditional culture of wearing half saree among the students and to develop the standard of living of the handloom weavers and also mark the Celebrations of Women's Day, the faculty wore handloom sarees and the students were dressed in handloom half-sarees.
8th All Ladies Club of Tiruchirappalli and Shrimati Indira Gandhi College jointly organized a International Women's Day - 2014 at Hotel Femina, Trichy. Padmasri. Chithra Vishveswaran, Managing Trustee, Chidambaram Academy of Performing Arts & President, Association of Bharathanatya Artists of India was the Chief Guest. Dr. K. Meena, Former Vice Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, Trichy delivered the Presidential Address. Worshipful Mayor Mrs. R. Jeya, Tiruchirappalli Corporation delivered the Introductory Remarks.
15th Mangaiyar Malar, Shirmati Indira Gandhi College and All Women's Organizations of Trichy jointly organized "Ullasa Oonjal - Festival for the Readers of Mangaiyar Malar" in the College Campus. Competitions like Debate, Singing, Bridal makeup, Salad Preparation, Face Painting, Mime, etc., were held for the Women Readers of Trichy. Dr.K.Meena, Former Vice Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, Trichy delivered the Chief Guest Address and distributed the prizes in the Valediction held in the evening.
22nd The Associations Day was celebrated on 22.3.2014. Smt. Veena Gayathri, Vice-Chancellor, Tamilnadu Music & Fine Arts University, Chennai delivered the Special Address and distributed the Prizes and Certificates.
23rd to 29th Conducted a Special Camp for a Week from at Shanthi Sevai Matriculation School, Sirugamani, Trichy. Thiru P. Sona Selvam, Union President, Sirugamani was inaugurated the Camp. In the Valediction Function on 29.3.2014. Dr. Kovindaraj, Director, SEVAI, Trichy delivered the Valedictory Address. Mrs. G. Chitra, Headmistresses, Shanthi Sevai Matriculation School, Trichy offered felicitations.
24th The Department of Management Studies conducted an Inter-Collegiate Meet on "STYX' 14" (Parade of Talent Arsenals). Shri S.Kunjithapatham, Secretary delivered the Valedictory Address and distributed the Prizes.
26th IECD, Bharathidasan University, Department of Commerce, Business Administration and Bank Management jointly conducted a One Day Training Programme on "Promotion of Youth Entrepreneurship". Mr. C. Ramaswamy Desai, Project Manager, IECD, Bharathidasan University, Trichy delivered the valedictory Address.
31st The Hostel Day was celebrated on 31.3.2014. Dr. K. Meena, Former Vice Chancellor, Bharathidasan University, Trichy delivered the Hostel Day Address and distributed the prizes and Mementos.

April 2014

4th The College Day was celebrated on 4.4.2014. Thiru.A.Navaneetha Krishnan, Hon'ble Chairman, TamilNadu Public Service Commission, Chennai delivered the College Day Address and distributed the Prizes and Certificates.