To develop and empower women through education that fosters knowledge and skills, promotes values of equality, secularism and national integration, moulds character through discipline and rigour and creates an open mind capable of assimilating the best traditions of the East and the West.

Seminars, Workshops and Special Lectures

Seminars, Workshops and Special Lectures

The Departments organise seminars/workshops/special lectures, from time to time to motivate and enrich faculty members and students of the department in their respective areas of research and interest.

Special Lectures
Special lectures organized by the college during 2008-09 to 2013-14.

  • A one-day seminar was organised by the Department of Political Science on "Women and Public Space: A Political Enquiry" on March 27, 2014. It included a presentation not only by eminent professor, Dr. Rajasri Basu, but also by a student of the department. The most attractive part of the seminar included a demonstrative lecture by Dr. Kuntal Mukhopadhyay and his theatre group, Sanglap.
     
  • On 22 March, 2014, the College organised a Gender-Sensitisation Programme - "Atrocities on Women vis-a-vis Role of Counselling" in collaboration with SAMAGAM, an NGO working in the area of distressed women. Eminent speakers from various fields like legal, and law enforcement departments of the government interacted with the students and staff and shared their experiences. Representatives from CINI ASHA, an NGO, who were present at the programme highlighted the supportive strategies provided by them to the survivors of the atrocities. A few survivors, presently members of CINI ASHA interacted with the audience. Thereafter students of various departments presented skits and theme-shows reflecting abuse of women in different social spaces namely the family, workplace as well as other social areas.
     
  • The Thalassaemia Control Unit of the Institution of Post Graduate
    Medical Education & Research (IPGME&R), at the initiative of the Department of Haematology, SSKM Hospital, Government of West Bengal SSKM Hospital situated across Harish Mukherjee Road conducted a Thalassaemia awareness and screening test for the students of the Institution in two phases, on 12/12/2012 and 18/1/2013 in the College premises to sensitise girls to health-related issues, especially Anaemia, and Aids and its relation to child-bearing and child health issues.