||College re-opened for the even
||99 Students from Microbiology
and Statistics Departments participated at the 99th Indian
Science Congress at Bhubaneswar. SXC was the largest college
unit in the Science Congress.
Prof. Ayan Chandra presented a paper co-authored with Stas.
Dept students at the 99th Indian Science Congress at
Prof. Aniruddha Banerji delivered an oral presentation at
the 99th Indian Science Congress at Bhubaneswar.
Prof. Arup Mitra delivered an invited lecture in the section
of Environmental Science at the Science Congress.
Prof. Anindita Banerjee, Prof. Sudeshna Shyam Chowdhury,
Prof. Madhumiita Mitra, Prof. Mahasweta Mitra Ghosh, Prof.
Kasturi Sarkar presented posters in the sections of New
Biology. Plat Science and Environmental Science at the
Science Congress. All these were prepared in collaboration
of the students of the Dept of Microbiology.
||Prof. Sucharita Roy
participated in the Winter School held at the National
Institute of Biomedical Genomics, Kalyani.
||Prof. Reena Ghosh attended the
Trombay Symposium on Radiation and Photochemistry as ISRPS
||Prof. Reena Ghosh visits the
pico second lab of Prof. A Datta. IIT. Mumbai. Powai Campus.
||Prof Tapati Datta hosted a
group of 6 Japanese scientists, her collaborators in a DST-JSPS
Prof Datta also presented 2 papers on 6 January
||Prof. Uma Siddhanta, Prof.
Aniruddha Banerji, Prof. Aryadeep Roy accompanied students
of Sem VIII, Dept. of Biotech., on an Animal and Plant
Biology excursion to Jaldapara/ Gorumara, North Bengal.
||An Orientation Program was
organised for the 15 students from College of St. Benedict
and St. John’s University, Minnesota, U.S.A. who arrived for
a one Semester Exchange Programme. The Alumni Association
hosted a dinner for the 15 students.
||Film Studies Department
organized an intra-departmental Short Film Festival - "Imago
||Mr. Sumit Dutta, husband of
Prof Ishani Dutta of the B.Ed. Dept., who died in the MRI
fire, donated Rs. 50,000 /- for a B.Ed. Scholarship named
‘Ishani Dutta Memorial Gold Medal”. The medal (for Rs.
4000/-) will be given to the best B.Ed student every year.
College Sports Day - Major General A R A Sah, a former
student of the Hostel, was the Chief Guest.
||At the Convocation and
Valedictory Function 2012, Honourable Chief Minister Mamata
Banerjee, was the Chief Guest.
||XAVOTSAV – college Students’
Cultural Fest. Prof. Betram Da Silva,Vice Principal Arts and
Science created history performing at Xavotsav with Amyt
Datta and their team. Euphoria a band From Delhi and D J
Harish also made guest performances.
||Mr. Geoffrey Chater, Support
Staff in Controller of Examinations’ office, passed away.
||Fr. Lawrence Abello SJ passed
away. Funeral Mass was held on 23rd.
||Beyond Barriers – organized by
SXCCAA. Musical artists Mika Singh, Sneha Pandit and RRam