Teachers are extremely important facet of the society. Teacher is the creator of the future of every student who is the future generation of the country. So, teachers certainly have a significant mark on the development of our country. It is one of the noblest professions.
Our former President Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan himself suggested to celebrate his birthday as teacher’s day on September 5th. He himself being a scholar knew the importance of the profession. In view of this the whole country is saluting the profession to mark the contribution made by the teachers.
Teacher’s day was celebrated in St. Philomena College with great pomp.
Rev. Dr Antony Prakash Monteiro, Campus Director and Chairman of P.G Studies & Research Centre said, “The success of a student largely depends on the teacher. Therefore the teacher has a major role to play in the character formation of the students.” He told the teachers to understand their responsibility and be committed to their work.
Ms. Ananya, I B.Sc speaking about the significance of the teachers she said that an individual with a goal and a guru can reach greater heights in life.
Prof.Leo Norohna, Principal called upon the teachers to realise their importance and work in tune with the ethos laid down by our great leaders like Dr. Radhakrishnan.
Students entertained teachers with a beautiful performance. The teachers enjoyed the day thoroughly and the day ended with the happy note.
The gathering was welcomed by the Secretary of Student Council, Mr. Jostin Vinroy, Mr.Srinivas Tamboli, President of the Student Council proposed the vote of thanks. The Master of the Ceremony was Ms.Radhika Suresh, Joint Secretary of the Student Council.