2018-2019 Events List

Loyola College of Education

2018 - 2019 Events List

Commencement of school Internship for 2nd years

Seminar on “Mass Communication” by Prof. Suresh Paul &Dr.Chinnappan, HOD, VISCOM, Loyola College. (1st years)

Awareness on Mass Communication, Advantages and Disadvantages about media were highlighted in the seminar.The participants became aware of the impact of media today.

Retreat – 1styears by Rev. Fr. Allen.S.J., Rev. Fr. Maria Arul Raja. S.J

The 1st year students underwent a one day God –experience by Fr. Allen.S.J., It was a soul enriching and enlightening experience. It deepened their faith in God. Rev. Fr. Maria Arul Raja. S.J was gave the experience about Introspection

Campus Tour – 1st years

University Examination Commences :Time: 11.00 A.M

Visit to Entomology Department, Loyola Campus. – Input Session given by Dr.Gabriel, Scientist, Entomology Dept

The visit to Entomology department motivated the Student-teachers towards the usage of bio pesticide in Agriculture.

Visit to Loyola FM – 1st year

Loyola FM channel 107.4 conducted competitionslike Reading, FM promo, Singing, Compering, and Extemporary speech for the students of Loyola College of Education. The students participated in the competitions with interest and enthusiasm. It was useful for the students to exhibit their hidden talents

Creative Assembly by 1st& 2nd year Pedagogy of English

Theme: “Inclusiveness”

Creative Assembly by 1st year Pedagogy of Physical Science Student

Theme: “Reflection”

Concept Enrichment Programme – 1styears

Concept Enrichment Programme as Bridge Course was conducted for the first year student-teachers. This was to make the student-teachers familiarise with the basic concepts of concerned pedagogy subject. The staff played a vital role in making this programme very successful. It refreshed the minds of the student-teachers.

Independence Day

Chief Guest: Rev. Fr. Victor Roch, S.J., Minister, Loyola House, Chennai.
The celebration of Independence Day began with the hoisting of the National flag, followed by the Cultural events in the auditorium of LCE. The Chief-guest spoke about ‘Unity in Diversity’. The programme ended with the National Anthem.

Creative Assembly – 1st year Pedagogy of Mathematics

Theme: “Equity &Equality

Micro Teaching Skill Practice

Micro Teaching is conducted for 8 days for the prospective teachers to enable them to become mastery over all the teaching skills as well as to become effective and efficient teachers

Student Council Election

Orientation on Student Council election by Rev.Fr.SoosaiSebastian,S.J., Secretary to the students followed by the election and selection of student council members

Creative Assembly by 1st year Pedagogy of Tamil, Commerce & History

Theme: “Unity in Diversity”

Valedictory Function

Chief Guest: Rev. Bro. Louis Alex, SG, Director & Principal of St. Mary’s Higher Secondary School, Salem.
FIESTA – an annual cultural extravaganza was celebrated on 18th to 30th July. Rev. Fr. John Britto, Parish Priest, Rayapuram, inaugurated the cultural festival and encouraged the students to make use the opportunities to bring out their innate talents. The student-teachers participated with full involvement and enthusiasm in various cultural events organized by the staff coordinators and the management. It was a learning experience for the students. Rev. Bro. Louis Alex, SG, Director & Principal of St. Mary’s Higher Secondary School, Salem, presided over the valedictory function and gave the valedictory address. He distributed the prizes to the winners.

Reopening of College for 2nd Year Student (2017-19) Batch

Chief Guest: Rev. Fr. Jayapathy Francis.
Inauguration of Academic Year 2018 -19 began with a prayer service followed by the inaugural address by Rev. Fr. Jayapathy, SJ, Rector, Loyola College, Chennai on 4th July at 9.00am. The second year students along with the staff were present

Inaugural for First Years/ PTA Meeting

Chief Guest: Rev. Fr. Jeyapathy Francis, Rector, Loyola Campus.
The first year inauguration ceremony for 2018-2020 batch took place in the forenoon at Aruppe Auditorium of LCE. Rev.Fr.Sebastian felicitated the gathering followed by the inaugural speech given by Rev.Fr.Jeyapathy Francis.
PTA meeting was conducted after the inaugural function. The purpose of the meeting was deliberated by the principal.

Student Orientation Progarmme

Resource Persons:Rev.Fr.Soosai Sebastian – ‘Personality Development Programme’
Dr.Emilda Josephine – ‘Communication Skill’
Mrs. Caroline Maria – ‘B.Ed Syllabus’
Dr. Jaya – Conducted English Proficiency Test.


Inaugural Function
Chief Guest: Rev. Fr. John Britto, Parish Priest, Rayapuram.
Competition Dates: 18-07-2018 to 30-07-2018

Creative Assembly by 1st& 2nd year Pedagogy of Biological Science Students

Theme: “Think Different & Act Different”

Holy Spirit Mass

Venue: Loyola Arts & Science College, Jubilee-quadrangale
Chief Celebrant: Rev. Fr. Maria Amalaraj, Vicar General, Arch-Diocese of Madras, Mylapore.
Mass of the Holy Spirit was celebrated to begin the academic year with the divine blessing and grace and invoke the Holy Spirit for guidance and wisdom throughout the coming months.

Feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola

Chief Celebrants of the Mass: Rev. Fr. Jayapathy Francis, Rev. Fr. Alangaram, Rev.Fr.Roch, Rev.Fr. Sebastian Crosian, Rev.Fr. John Kumar, Rev. Fr. Emmanual.
July 31 is the feast day of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus. In commemoration a Holy Mass was celebrated for the members of the Loyola Community at Christ the King Church, Loyola Campus.

Staff Development Programme (Organised by IQAC)

Day 1: 27/06/2018
Theme: Self-Development (Team building, Inter personal relationship, Leadership Qualities).
Resource Person:Prof.G.M.James, HR consultant, Former H.O.D, Dept of English, Loyola College. Day 2: 28/06/2018
Theme:Skill Development (Power point Skill, Graphical representation and Animation Effects).
Resource Person: Mr.Uday Kumar, Asst.Prof in Dept. of Computer Applications, SRM Institute of Science &Technology. Day 3: 29/06/2018
Theme:Spiritual Development (Strengthening our relationship with God & Fellow beings & Incorporating IPP in our Teaching).
Resource Person: Rev. Fr. Maria Arul Raj S.J, Director, IDCR, Loyola Campus.

9th Graduation Day (2015-17) Batch

Chief Guest:Dr. N. Ravindranath Tagore, Registrar i/c and Controller of Examinations, TNTEU.
The 9th Graduation Day was held on Saturday 23rd June, 2018 for the passed out students of 2015-17 at Arrupe Auditorium, LCE. The function commenced with academic procession walking into the auditorium with the conventional tune played at the background. The Principal,Dr.L.KulandaiTheresal, LCE, welcomed the gathering. The Chief-guest Dr.N.Ravindranath Tagore made the convocation address. The chief-guest distributed degrees to 118 students who had passed out B.Ed, degrees in 2015-17. After the award of degrees in 2015-17 graduates took the pledge to be honest in the discharge of their duties and serve for the cause of the Nation. The convocation function was dissolved by the principal. The function ended with the National Anthem

University Examination Commences

University Examination Commences :Time: 11.00 A.M