Salesian College of Higher Education (SCHE) officially began its College Week with the inaugural function on 2nd Dec. 2016 at 9.30 am in the College Football ground. Dr. P.S Lorin one of the senior most Principals of Nagaland, an academician who holds Ph. D in Higher Education from Southern Illinois University, USA and MPhil in International Studies from JNU was the chief guest for the occasion.
The event began with a hymn to the Holy Spirit by sisters R. Rita and L. Maria Goretti. The Principal of SCHE Fr. Dr. Policarp Xalxo, in his introductory speech, cordially welcomed the Principal of Tetseo College Dr. PS Lorin. Emphasizing on the event he said, “Sports and various competitions are part and partial of academic life. One learns team spirit, co-operation and leadership qualities.” He encouraged the College Week Committee (CWC) to organize events creatively and wished all the students an educative experience.
The Chief Guest unfurled the College Flag and the Anthem of SCHE was sung. After the lighting of the CW cauldron by the chief guest and four captains of various houses, march past was displayed by the four contingents, led by the scout troop under the general command of Vincent Gonmei.
Addressing the students, Chief Guest Dr. Lorin said, “Your destiny lies in your hands. You decide today for your future.” Winners must appreciate the participants and positive vibes should be radiated to all, he remarked. He exhorted all the staff and students to contribute and work together for the upliftment of the SCHE by way of getting NAAC accreditation. The Chief Guest also solemnly declared the CW 2016 opened.
Rules of the games where read by CWC Sunil Bara and the pledge was administered by the president of CW Rajendra. With that the inauguration programme came to an end and other events began.