VSEC volunteers attend the orientation session of Student Internship Program
Vidya serves as a keystone for shaping the students to unlock their hidden talents and insightful learning and thereby providing a luminous forum for them. Vidya Social Empowerment Center ( VSEC), is an initiative of VICT to implement the social empowerment activities to empower the essential pillars of the society.
The Orientation Session
The inaugural and orientation session of “Students Internship Program on Sustainable Development and Energy Conservation” was conducted at District Panchayat Hall, Ayyanthole on 19 July 2022. The programme was organized jointly by the Energy Management Centre, Govt of Kerala and District Panchayat Thrissur. The programme was attended by the students from various colleges which included 21 VSEC student volunteers and four students from EEE Department of Vidya.
Dr Vimal Kumar (District Coordinator, Energy Management Centre, Govt of Kerala) welcomed all to the session, Ms K S Jaya (Standing Committee Chairperson, District Panchayat Thrissur) was the chief guest. Ms Sheena Parayangattil (Vice President, District Panchayat Thrissur) inaugurated the session and Mr P N Unnirajan IPS (Retd.) (Director- Administration & VSEC Advisor) offered the keynote address. Ms Christeena Paul (Joint Co-ordinator) proposed vote of thanks.
The inaugural session was followed with an orientation programme by Dr Vimal Kumar who stressed on the importance of involvement of students in this initiative. He gave the guidelines for the internship, the details of how to present the final report of the internship programme and the enormous opportunities available for the student community to serve the society through innovative applications of technicalskill/knowledge acquired during their graduation. Finally Dr Siju K C (Head of VSEC, Asst Prof, AS Dept) ) motivated everyone to actively participate in the internship programme.