St. Joseph's College for Women, Alappuzha

CLUBS & COMMITTEES

Targets empowerment of women through awareness and sensitization programmes and undertakes the study of the issues related to women

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. P.S Jothilekshmi, Dr. Blessy V

To promote reading and literary skills

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Anupama S. Varma, Smt. Chitra S

To involve students in activities such as literary discussions, debates, reviews, quiz, essay writing, poetry writing, recitation and so on, thus familiarizing them with the literacy milieu of the time

Activities

Incharge:

Smt. Anjali George, Smt. Geethu Amar, Dr. Jothilekshmi

AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To provide opportunities for students to explore science Stimulate interest in science activities among students. Enable students to carry out self directed activities in areas of interest in science. Provide opportunities for students to develop initiatives and creativities. To create awareness of the importance and potentials of science in all students of the college. To allow the students to develop and build their talents naturally.

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Rose Leena Thomas

Physical training being an important aspect of overall development, students are provided opportunity through sports and games for the same. The College facilitates the participation of students in various sporting disciplines such as Basket Ball, Canoeing, Kayaking, Rowing, Swimming, Table Tennis, Shuttle Badminton, Kabbadi, Kho-Kho, Cricket, Cross Country, Boxing and Chess, intramurally as well as at the intercollegiate, University and National levels.

Activities

Incharge:

Smt. Helency G, Smt. Jiby Abraham, Smt. Anjali George

Aims at the integral development of personality, the building up of a sound character, moulding of courageous and disciplined youngsters, infusing in them a spirit of adventure, sportsmanship, motivating them in selfless service to the nation and training them to be worthwhile and useful citizens

Activities

Incharge:

Smt. Helency G

The NSS units foster a spirit of social service. It organizes camps to make the students aware of societal needs and provides opportunity and training to work for community development

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Bhagya D, Smt. Nimisha Francis

To present value based films of contemporary relevance, to provide training in scriptwriting,shooting,editing and reviewing, to improve histrionic and directorial skills,and to promote aesthetic sense and creative responses.

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Sandhya P.Pai Smt.Mirium Xavier Sr.Ligy Jose

The Forum provides a platform for students to discover and develop their latent artistic and cultural potential, and to introduce students to ethnic art forms

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Sandya P.Pai, Smt. Nimisha Francis, Dr. Nisha Nair, Sr. Usha Joseph

To enable students to be aware of the health and hygiene of the community of which they are part of and to bring them closer to the social realities of the world they live in, by making them part of community activities

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Bhagya D., Smt. Helency, Smt. Sandya A.K

Seeks to cultivate a sense of awareness about Human Rights and legal knowledge, and to create a climate of mutual respect

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Jothilekshmi, Dr. Regimol Jose

Organizes seminars, talks, discussions and visits to spread awareness among students on the need to protect the environment and to inculcate an eco-friendly attitude

Activities

Incharge:

Ms. Jicky Elizabeth, Ms. Sarika Sivakumar

Aims at conservation of wetlands and Vembanadu Lake in collaboration with the ATREE Foundation

Activities

Incharge:

Ms. Oriel D'Coutho, Ms. Remya James

To enliven and energize the students by inculcating a spirit of constant questioning and reasoning, thus enabling them to open up their minds and engage them in fruitful discussions and debates

Activities

Incharge:

Smt. Divya Mary Varghese, Dr. Regimol Jose

Organises health sensitization programmes and focuses on the enhancement of intellectual, psychological, spiritual and physical fitness of the staff and students

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Bhagya D, Ms. Helency G

- it is a voluntary prayer group organizing retreats and meetings upholding Christian values and spreading the message of Christ.

Activities

Incharge:

Prof. Oriel D'Coutho, Sr. Ligy Jose, Ms. Rency R.C

-A Christian association that reaches out to the poor and needy in the society.

Activities

Incharge:

Ms. Namitha Sara, Ms. Preethy Eappen

- Catholic students are encouraged to join AICUF and organize workshops, camps seminars and lectures on topics of religious and social relevance.

Activities

Incharge:

Ms. Divya Mary Varghese, Ms. Jicky Elizabeth, Ms. Namitha Sara

In accordance with the motto of the college "virtus et scientia", an hour is devoted to religious and moral instruction every week.

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Lucamma Joseph, Sr. Usha Antony, Dr. Anju M. Neeliyara

- An organization of the retired teachers of the college that comes together on the basics of shared experiences and sentiments to keep alive its tradition, to serve as a link between the past and present and offer their valuable insights to the president generation ,to maintain bonhomie and oneness of the Josephian family

Activities

Incharge:

Prof. Baby Punnooran, Ms. P.S. Padmakumari, Ms. Mary Agnes Fernandez

To organize all activities in interest of the non-teaching staff.

Activities

Incharge:

Smt. Victory V A, Mr. Gireesh Michael, Smt. Salat V G, Mr. Gijo Martin

An organization for the welfare of the teaching faculty. The members come together in a spirit of oneness celebrating, sharing and caring on all sorts of occasions.

Activities

Incharge:

Department of Botany

JAASA an organization of the students who have passed out of the institution, functions at the department and college levels, and helps ex-students keep in touch with the college, to attend annual meetings and gatherings on special occasions

Activities

Students are trained to give a prayerful start to each day's activity with readings from the Scripture and hymns, news and College anthem.

Activities

Incharge:

Ms. Divya Mary Varghese, Ms. Manju Thomas, Dr. Blessy V

Maintains discipline within the campus and during public gatherings.

Activities

Incharge:

Sr. Usha Antony, Ms. Anjali George, Ms. Rency R.C

To ensure the maintenance and updation of the infrastructure in the college and to keep equipment of the best quality.

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Lusamma Joseph,Ms. Rose Michael, Sr. Pushpa Barakala, Sr. Reena K T

To give career orientation to the students and to facilitate placement.

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Rita Latha D'Coutho, Dr. R. Nisha Nair, Ms. Namitha Sara, Ms. Chithra K.S

To promote the development of a healthy personality, to cater to the needs of the emotionally disturbed and to provide positive strokes.

Activities

Incharge:

, Prof. Oriel D'Coutho, Sr. Ligy Jose, Ms. Rency R C

Aims at maintaining the environment pollution free and conscientizing the youth on anti - pollution values.

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. R . Nisha Nair, Dr. Diana K.J

A computer pool with qualified trainers launched to achieve 100% computer literacy.

Activities

Incharge:

Prof. Lusamma Joseph, Dr. Sheena George, Prof. Sophiamma Joseph

To train talented students to participate in quiz and competitive examinations conducted in and outside colloge

Activities

Incharge:

Prof.Mirium Xavier, Prof .Anupama S.Varma,

- To boost the competitive spirit of the students, to expose them to the trends and talents outside, to encourage participation in off - campus competitions.

Activities

Incharge:

Prof.Anupama S.Varma, Prof. Divya T

To promote entrepreneurship culture, create awareness of pursuing it as a career option, to interact with entrepreneur experts in the industry and acquire basic entrepreneurial skills.

Activities

Incharge:

Sr. Usha Antony, Prof. Lucy Sebastian, Prof. Krishna .E

To bring out an annual release that places on record the creative writings of the staff and student community and photographs and reports of all events and activities.

Activities

Incharge:

Ms. Anjali George

H.O.D.s keep a close check on students and monitor their regularity with the help of the attendance register.

Activities

Incharge:

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The team-in-charge takes due intrest in promoting the use of the English language and improving communicative skills. The target is to setup an 'English speaking Campus' with students as Directors, Ambassadors and promoters,with the motto 'walk and talk'.

Activities

Incharge:

Department of English

Organizes and conducts internal examination test the competence of students and to enable them to face the university examination with confidence.

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Suleena V S, Ms. Gini Mathew, Dr. Anju M. Neeliyara, Ms. Sandhya A k, Dr. Roseleena Thomas, Ms. Namitha Sara Mathew

Sees to the issue of books, purchase of the latest publications and monitors the smooth functioning of the library and serves as a link between the students, the teaching faculty and the library staff.

Activities

Incharge:

Ms. Chithra, Dr. Rita Latha D' Coutho, Dr. Rejimol, Dr. Roseleena, Dr. Anupama

To receive and resolve complaints with regard to sexual harassment and torture of any sort faced by the staff and students. To sensitize students on such issues and on the need for proactive attitude in reporting grievances and obtaining redressal.

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Rita Latha D'coutho, Sr. Usha Joseph, Ms Manju Thomas

- Fosters a spirit of research and inquiry in scholars, students and faculty, provides information and direction regarding seminars, symposia, workshops and publications, encourages applications and submission of proposals, circulates information about funding and evaluates viability of research proposals.

Activities

Oversees the drafting and despatch of various proposals and justifications to the UGC for availing various grants

Activities

Incharge:

Dr. Lusamma Joseph, Ms. Rose Michael, Ms. Anjali George, Sr. Reena K T, Sr. PushpaBarakala

Student Quality Assessment Circle' is formed to have student involvement in the academic and non-academic activities And to bring about improvement in the standard and quality of education.

Activities

The 'Internal Quality Assessment Cell' plans, monitors, and prescribes parameters for the various academic, administrative and non-academic activities and sees to the prompt, systematic, consistent and smooth qualitative promotion of all programmes

Activities

- An integral part of the college, the PTA serves as a bridge between home and college. Parents are expected to play a meaningful role in both the curricular and co-curricular activities of the college and facilitate decision making as and when the situation calls for it.

Activities

Incharge:

Department of English

- A representative body of the students for the current academic year, to act as a leaven among the students and thus promote a sense of belonging and solidarity with one another and with college authorities, to collaborate with the principal and the members of the teaching sorority to achieve the aims and objectives of the college and to help the student community to develop their talents, grow in maturity and corporate responsibility, which will stand them in good stead, in later years. To achieve these objectives the College Union will organize various programmes with the prior permission of the Principal and in consultation with the Professor-in-charge.

Activities

Incharge:

Departments of Zoology and Home Science

Address
ST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE FOR WOMEN ALAPPUZHA - 688 001, KERALA
Email
stjosephcalpy@yahoo.co.in
office@stjosephscollegeforwomen.org
Contact Number
0477 2244622
0477 2244622