Inauguration of JG Institute of English and Professional Studies
Inauguration of JG institute of English and Professional Studies was held on 8th September 2018. The Chairman, Sri. John Geevarghese presided over the function and delivered an edifying talk about the Institute. The Executive Director Mr. M.P Chandran also spoke on the occasion. The faculty and the students of the department attended the program.
To experience the glory of Ahmedabad it is necessary to walk through the ‘Walled City’ and truly observe the nature of its rich and varied architecture, its art, religious places, its culture and traditions. The students were taken for heritage walks through the City of Ahmedabad.
Guest Lecture on ‘Mind Power’
Guest lecture on ‘Mind Power’ was conducted by Ms. Hardi Luhar
Guest lecture on ‘Women in Science’
On 11th February- International day for women and girls in science, JG Institute of English and Professional Studies organized a guest lecture by Dr. Megha Saleel Bhatt in collaboration with American Corner, Ahmedabad. She delivered an eloquent lecture about women in science.
Joyous Giving Week Celebration:
With the aim of spreading happiness, students of JGIEPS organized spread happiness day on December 31st. Several games were organized by them as part of it and the joy of spreading smiles and happiness was overwhelming.
Visit to Andh Kanya Prakash Gruh
As part of Joyous giving week, the students along with the mentors visited Andh Kanya Prakash Gruh and distributed gifts.
Visit to Gandhi Ashram:
Every batch of the students of JGIEPS are taken to Gandhi Ashram as is not just a place to walk back in time to take a look at the life of Mahatma Gandhi, but it is also a destination for introspection.
Guest Lecture on Cinema through the filmmaker’s Lens:
A guest lecture was conducted by Ms. Rhea Mathew on “Cinema through the filmmaker’s Lens”. She explained what happens behind the camera and also screened a short film.
Guest Lecture on How to earn goodwill and success as an entrepreneur:
JG Institute of English and Professional studies invited Mr. Pavan Bakeri for a guest lecture. He spoke on “How to earn goodwill and success as an entrepreneur.” There was also a question answer round where Mr. Bakeri answered with smiles, intellect and humor.
Guest Lecture on Yoga:
JGIEPS has conducted a one day lecture on Yoga for the students. Dr. Parveenbanu Malek led the session and also showed the right posture to do Surya Namaskar.
Guest Lecture on Nutrition, Diet and Exercise:
An interactive guest lecture was conducted by Dr. Jaspreet Kang and Dr. Paryushi Rami to create awareness among the students about the importance of nutrition, diet and exercise.
Seminar on Travel and Tourism:
Mr. Sundar Vasudevan conducted a seminar on the scope of travel and tourism industry as a profession.
Valedictory ceremonies were conducted for the students of JG Institute of English and Professional Studies. Certificates of the course were given to the eligible students.
Exhibition cum Sale:
JG Institute of English and Professional Studies and JG College of Commerce celebrated International youth skills day conducting an Exhibition-cum-Sale featuring Rakhi’s made by blind, handicapped and orphan girls. The aim of the event was to encourage youth to celebrate the value of acquiring skills like building, making, and creating as a way to achieve personal success and fulfillment.
Guided Meditation Session:
On 21st June, International day of Yoga- a guided meditation session was organized by JGIEPS in association with Yogoda Satsanga Society of India (YSS). Mrs.Rageshree Kannan led the session.
Seminar on Human Trafficking:
Ms. Deepal Trivedi, Editor of Ahmedabad Mirror conducted a seminar on the very sensitive topic ‘Human Trafficking in Persons.’ The session was followed by an interactive session during which students participated enthusiastically.
Seminar on Equality in Workplace
An interactive seminar was conducted on Equality in the workplace by Ms. Minal Desai. She discussed the importance of making sure people are given equal opportunities, equal pay and are well accepted for their differences.
3-Day workshop on Personal Grooming
A three-day workshop was conducted on Personal Grooming by Ms. Rachika Kacheria. She helped to improve the self-confidence and self-esteem of the students.
Guest Lecture on Human Empowerment:
JG Institute of English and Professional Studies organized a guest lecturer of Ms. Anar Patel on human empowerment, which is equivalent to women empowerment and various community services. She highlighted the different roles she plays in enhancing women entrepreneurship through her different NGO’s.
Visit to Environmental Sanitation Institute:
Students of JGIEPS visited the Environmental Sanitation Institute located in Sugadh on 18th December 2018. Several activities like sweeping, rag picking, toilet cleaning and serving of lemonade was taken up by students as they were divided into groups.
In association with American Corner, Ahmedabad, a grooming workshop was conducted by Ms. Bijal Vyas Lakme Salon.
Workshop on Profile Writing
With the aim of helping students to find right job with the right resume, a workshop was conducted by Ms. Asmita Gajjar, profile writing consultant, in association with American Corner.
Valedictory Functions of Conversation Partners Program
Valedictory functions were conducted for both the batches of students of Conversation Partners Program on successful completion of the program.