One day Regional level programme
"Experiencing Physics Through Experiments"
November 3, 2016
To make Physics understandable, perceivable and enjoyable, so that at least some of the students can make it a passion, the Department of Physics, St. Agnes College (Autonomous), Mangalore organized a one day Regional level programme - "Experiencing Physics Through Experiments" trying to bring in innovations in learning on Thursday 3 November 2016 under Star College Scheme, DBT New Delhi.
The programme was inaugurated in the morning of November 3, 2016 at 9.30 AM in the Audio-Visual Room, Veronica Block, St. Agnes College (Autonomous), Mangalore. Dr. Noeline J Pinto HOD & Associate Professor in Botany, St. Agnes College (Autonomous), Mangalore was the Chief Guest and Sr. Dr. M Jeswina A.C, Principal of the College presided over the inaugural programme. .Prof Mariola C Pinto, Coordinator of the workshop welcomed the Dignitaries, Participants and the Guests and explained the purpose and the background of the workshop. Dr. Noeline J Pinto expressed her appreciation of the efforts made by Physics Department of the College towards Physics Education and stressed the importance of science in our life. Sr. Dr. M Jeswina A.C inspired the students to make science as their future course of study. Sr. M Evet Priya A.C rendered vote of thanks. Ms. Carol compered the inaugural programme.
Morning session of the programme was conducted by .Prof Mariola C Pinto, by explaining various aspects of Physics through animations. Afternoon, Laboratory session was conducted, wherein different experiments in Physics were explained and demonstrated. Eye-catching experiments were made available to participating students to get hands-on experience in Physics
The valedictory session was conducted in the evening at 4 PM. Sr. Dr. M Vanessa A.C presided over the valedictory session. The participants expressed their extreme satisfaction on what they got academically. Many of them expressed that they have rediscovered themselves. All of them showed determination to work hard in Physics and continue keen interest in Physics. Certificates of participation were distributed to mark the closing of the ceremony. Ms. Zaakiya welcomed the gathering, Ms. Shruthi rendered vote of thanks and Ms. Sapna compered the evening session