Salesian College of Higher Education (SCHE) observed its Annual Alumni Meet on 25th Feb. in Fr. Paul Bernick auditorium. Peter Lichamo, the Addl. Secretary Municipal Affairs and Director Bamboo Resource Centre, Dimapur was the Chief Guest. He was from the first batch of the college. Fr. Dr. C.P. Anto, Principal of North East Institute of Social Science and Research and Founder Director of Peace Channel, and Fr. Dr. T.C. Joseph, Principal of Bosco B.Ed College were other dignitaries present at the event.
Lichamo, the chief guest, in his speech encouraged the students to use all the available resources to equip intellectually, mentally, spiritually and emotionally so as to become good and responsible citizens. While sharing his experience, Fr. Anto admitted that he learned how to organize things and work them out effectively from his teachers. Both the speakers thanked the principal of the college, faculty and its students for the well organised programme.
Earlier, Fr. Dr. Policarp Xalxo, Principal of SCHE extended warm welcome to the invited guests and all the inmates of the college. He mentioned that the college is headed and run by most of its alumni. “We take different paths in life. No matter where we go, we take a little of each other wherever we go,” he remarked. Fr. Tom Karthik, Rector of SCHE, also welcomed the gathering and sang a song that cheered the crowd.
Meritorious certificates for the 2016 toppers in English and Philosophy honours were awarded to Sr. Joram Yajo and Br. Robin respectively.
In the election for the new officer bearers, Fr. Policarp and Innocent Gangmei were selected as the President and General Secretary respectively.
In her vote of thanks, Asst. Prof. Ashuli Kaisa thanked the heads of the institution, Alumni, staff, students and Asst. Prof Kevirienuo Angela who co-ordinated the programme.
The event was enriched by prayer song, video presentation on the history of the college, songs, instrumental and college anthem. The programme ended with a festive meal.