ENGLISH

DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

  • 1996(General)
  • 2008(Major-UG)
  • 2012(Major-PG)
    • To make the Department fully modernized.
    • To have a separate Department Library and "Each One Catch One" Scheme.
    • To give special guidance for spoken English.
    • To have all members of teaching faculty completed Ph.D.
    • To help our students to inculcate learning English language& Literature.
    • To empower our Students with good Communication skill for better employability.
    • To adopt modern methods & Technologies in the Teaching-Learning Process.

Mrs. SP. Visalakshi

HOD & Assistant professor

Dr. S. Amala

Asst. Professor

Mrs. A. Anbukkarasi

Asst. Professor

Ms. J. Judy Veena

Asst. Professor

Mrs. S. Mersiya

Asst. Professor

Ms. C. Priya

Asst. Professor

Mrs. P. Sanmuga Priya

Asst. Professor

 S.NO

   DATE

EVENTS

1.

10.09.2014

National Seminar:
Department of English organized one day National Seminar on September 10th 2014. Nearly five Colleges took part in that seminar. 41 students and 2 staff members from various colleges were participated. Among them 20 students have presented the papers. The Resource persons were
Dr.V. Lakshmanan, Professor. Dr.Edwin Christy & Dr.S.Joseph Arul Jeyaraj.



2.

30.08.2017

International Seminar:
Department of English organized International Seminar on 30.08.17 & 31.08.17. The Resource Persons were Dr.Sujatha Menon, Language Expert, Jazon University, Saudi Arabiya. Dr.S.ArulJeyaraj Head And Associate Professor of English, St.Joseph’s College Trichy. Dr.Edwin Christy, Asst. Prof of English St.Joseph’s College Trichy, Dr.V.Nagarajan ,Head and Associate Prof. of English, Alagappa Arts College, Karaikudi. The topic was “Innovative Methods in Teaching English Language and Literature”.



2014-2015



DATE

ACTIVITIES

 

26.07.2014

 

Inaugural Function – All Department Association Inaugural Function was conducted in our College on 26th July, 2014. Mr.Boopathi CRM, Young India Film Ltd. was invited as a Chief Guest. He gave an informative and effective thoughts to the Students. Each and every Department performed different programmes related to their Department.

12.03.2015

Workshop - One Day Workshop was conducted in our Language Lab on 12thMarch 2015. The Chief Guest was Mr.B.Lokesh Babu from Shine Tech, Coimbatore. The topic was “Possibilities in English Teaching using Language Lab”. Nearly 44 students including 6 Ph.D. scholars from various colleges have participated and they were given participation certificates.

2015-2016


DATE

ACTIVITIES

29.07.2015

Inaugural Function- In our Department we organized the Inaugural Function on 29th July, 2015 on the topic “English no more the Queen’s Language” at our College Auditorium. The Chief Guest was Dr.R.C.Sheela Royappa, Asst. Professor of English, Seethalakshmi Achi College for Women, Pallathur.

14.03.2016

Valedictory Function- In our Department, we conducted Valedictory Function on 14th March 2016. The Chief Guest was Dr.M.Natarajan, Asst. Professor of English & Foreign Languages, Alagappa University, Karaikudi. He gave the lecture on the topic of  “Understanding Poetry”.

 

2016-2017



DATE

ACTIVITIES

13.07.2016

Inaugural Function- In our Department we organized the Litwit Inaugural Function on 13th July, 2016 on the Topic “English for Survival”. The Chief Guest was Dr.R.C.Sheela Royappa, Asst. Professor of English, Seethalakshmi Achi College for Women, Pallathur.

26.08.2016 & 27.08.2016

Outreach Programme- Nine of our English Department students went to Outreach Programme to Primary East School, Kalaiyarkovil. The students were participated very actively. They taught Grammar part to the school students and they also donated their teaching Aids to the school students.

01.03.2017

One day State Level Competition- One day State Level Competition was conducted in Commemoration of Shakespeare’s 400th Death Anniversary on 1stMarch, 2017. The Resource Person was Dr.VR.Jeya Shala, Asst. Professor of English, Alagappa Govt. Arts College, Karaikudi. We have conducted some competitions such as tableau, Fancy dress, Skit etc. Nearly Seven colleges were participated. The winners were given prizes and all the participants were given Participation Certificates.

04.03.2017

Inter Department Competition- An Inter Department Competition was organized in our Department. The Judges were Sr.Christy, Okkur Formation House, Mrs.SP.Sigappi, Head of the Department of BBA, Mrs.Mahalakshmi, Asst. Professor of Computer Science, Idhaya College for Women - Sarugani. Nearly 50 students were participated earnestly in various Competitions such as Pencil Drawing, Speech and Essay Writing. The students were given prizes and Certificates.

2017-2018



DATE

ACTIVITIES

19.07.2017

Inaugural Function- All Department Inaugural Association Function was organized in our college on 19th July,2017. Dr.M.Kavitha, Sree Ramaswamy Naidu Memorial College, Satthur was invited as a Resource Person. Our Department students enacted the Drama “Macbeth”. They were highly appreciated by the Chief Guest.

21.12.2017

Monthly Activities- In our Department we organized Department Activities on 21st December, 2017 to our students. In order to exhibit the talent of the students, we have conducted competitions such as Meganthi, Hairdo, Non-Flame Cooking, Art from Waste. Nearly 82 students have actively participated. Mrs.SP.Sigappi, HOD of BBA, Mrs.K.Vairalakshmi, HOD of Tamil, Ms.Simi HOD of FT, Mrs.Sudha, Department of Beautician and Mrs.Dilani, Dance Teacher were invited as judges. The students were given prizes and certificates.

05.01.2018

Outreach Programme – In our Department 12 of our students went to Outreach Programme to Nagaratchi High, School, Devakottai. They taught Grammar part (Tenses, Voice, Degrees of Comparison, Direct and Indirect Speech)for the VIII, IX, & X students and they also donated their teaching aids to the school students.

16.02.2018

Monthly Activities–Talent Show was organized in our Department on 16th February, 2018. Dr.M.Vennila, Head & Assistant Professor of English, Seethalakshmi Achi Women’s College, Pallathur was invited as a special judge. She gave a special talk on “Communicative Competence”. Nearly 200 students were participated. The students were given prizes and certificates.

16.02.2018

Monthly Activities–To enhance our students’ Subject knowledge our Department staff members have taken much effort to publish “Lit Wit Quiz – 2018”. It contains 255 questions and it was published by our Respectable Principal Rev.Sr.Dr.C.Jothi Mary. The first copy was given to the Resource Person Dr.M.Vennila, Head & Assistant Professor of English, Seethalakshmi Achi Women’s College, Pallathur

07.03.2018

Lit Wit Quiz Exam – Our Department conducted Competitive Exam for all our final year students. Nearly 66 students have written the exam. Among them C.Manimegalai of III BA English won I Prize, E.Princy Juniah of III BA English secured II Prize, Vimala Rani of III BA English won the III Prize.

08.03.2018

Ex-augural Function – Ex-augural Function was celebrated in our college on 8th March, 2018. Mr.Nellai Naveen (Social Activist) came as a Chief Guest. Our Department students gave the Dance performance along with the students of Tamil Department. On that same day Our Rev.Sr.Dr.Sabin was awarded Golden Ladder for Centum Result (PG).

2018-2019



DATE

ACTIVITIES

19.07.2018

Inaugural Function – All Department Association Inaugural Function was conducted in our college on 19th July, 2018. The Chief Guest was Prof. Dr.V.Manickavasagam, Formerly Dean, Faculty of Management, Senior Professor & Head, Department of Corporate Secretaryship, Alagappa University, Karaikudi. It was held at our College open Auditorium. All the Department students exhibited their talents innovatively and meaningfully based on their Department terms.

16.08.2018

Arts & Fashion Fiesta – Our Department has organized an Arts & Fashion Fiesta Exhibition on 16th August, 2018 in the closed Auditorium. Nearly 12 schools were participated with 137 (XI –XII Std) students. Rev.Sr.Jessi Mathew, Principal, Infant Jesus, Matric Higher sec.School, Devakottai was invited as a Resource Person. Our students exhibited their talents by performing programme such as Drama on Tenses, Thani Nabar Thiramai, Mime & Fashion Show. The prize winners were awarded Shield and Certificates. The students and staff from schools came voluntarily and shared their feedback about the Exhibition and the atmosphere of the college. The staff from various schools were honoured with shawl.

06.12.2018

Outreach Programme – In our Department 11 of our students went to Outreach Programme to P.S.S High School, Shanmuganathapuram on 6th December, 2018. Our students took Grammar classes like Voices, Degrees Of Comparison, Direct & Indirect Speech, Articles, Tenses, Question Tag, Sentence Pattern etc. Our students have sponsored all the teaching aids to the School. The HM and other staff appreciated our students.

10.01.2019

One Day Faculty In-Service Training -One Day Faculty In-Service Training was organized by our Department on 10th January, 2019 in Closed Auditorium. Rev.Dr.J.Joseph John Kennedy, Vice Principal, Ananda College, Devakottai was invited as a Chief Guest. Nearly 50 Faculties from various Colleges have participated. He explained the objectives and purposes of Teaching Language by conducting various games such as Word Power, Story Developing & Spelling etc. The participation certificates were given to the Faculties.

10.01.2019

Mobile Library – In our Department we have created the Mobile Library and Accessed the Internet facility for PG students. Rev.Dr.C.Jothi Mary was inaugurated the Mobile Library.

28.02.2019

Lit Wit Skills ‘n’ Thrills –On 28thFebruary 2019, our Department has conducted Lit Wit Skills ‘n’ Thrills in order to exhibit the talents of the students. Ms.Susai Arul, Co-ordinator, St.Michael Matriculation School, Kalaiyarkovil was invited as a Chief Guest. Nearly 200 students have actively participated. We have conducted various competitions. We have invited judges from various Departments of our College. The winners and participants were given prizes and certificates by the Chief Guest.

29.03.2019

Ex-augural Function –An Ex-augural Function was celebrated in our Department on 29th March 2019, in the Closed Auditorium in a grand manner. Dr.P.Madhan, Head of the Department of English & Foreign Language, Alagappa University, Karaikudi was invited as a Chief Guest. He has delivered his illuminating speech on the topic “British Poetry”.

29.03.2019

Lit Wit Quiz Edition II – In our Department we have published Lit Wit Quiz Edition II on 29th March, 2019. It contains 508 Questions based on Common Wealth Literature, American Literature, British Literature, Shakespeare & Phonetics. Finally the winners were given prizes and Certificates for Talent Show Lit Wit Skills ‘n’ Thrills. The overall shield won by II B.A English students.

2018 – 2019



DATE

EVENT

09.09.2018

Cross Country Event – Cross Country Event was conducted by Alagappa University, Karaikudi on 9th September, 2018. Our student A.Merlin Ramya of
I B.A English participated in the Cross Country Event and got Runner Prize.

14.09.2018

Speech Competition -  Speech Competition was conducted by Tamil Valarchi Thurai on 14th September, 2018. Our Student K.Sumithra of II B.A English has participated in Speech Competition and got participation Certificate.

18.09.2018

Speech Competition- Speech Competition was conducted by Alagappa Model Hr. Sec. School, Karaikudi on 18th September, 2018. Our student K.Sumithra of II B.A English participated in the Speech Competition and got I Prize.

25.09.2018

National Seminar -  On 25th September, 2018 Singai Sithar Ayya Arts & Science College,  Singampunari was conducted National Seminar. Two of our students presented a paper on the topic “The Role of Women in the Society” and they got II Prize. They were given Shield and Certificates for best presentation.

12.10.2018

Sports Meet- Vidhya Giri College Puduvayal has conducted the Sports Meet on 12th October, 2018. Our student A.Merlin Ramya of I B.A English participated in the Volley Ball game and got runner prize.

12.10.2018

Sports - On 12th October, 2018 Hand Ball game was conducted by Alagappa University in Vidhya Giri College, Puduvayal. Our Student K.Sumithra of
II B.A. English participated in Hand Ball and got II Prize.

05.10.2018

National Level Seminar – On 5th October, 2018 National Level Seminar on the topic “Homeland And Postland” which was conducted by Syed Ammal Arts & Science College, Ramnad. Nearly 17 of our students participated and got participation certificates.

23.10.2018

Proficiency Test – On 23rd October, 2018 Proficiency Test was conducted by Shakespeare Institute of English Studies. Three of our students from III B.A English have written the test and got certificates.

28.02.2019

Lit Wit Skills ‘n’ Thrills – On 28th February, 2019 our Department has conducted Lit Wit Skills ‘n’ Thrills in order to exhibit the talents of the students. Ms.Susai Arul, Co-ordinator, St.Michael Matriculation School, Kalaiyarkovil was invited as a Chief Guest. Nearly 200 students have actively participated. We have conducted various competitions. We have invited judges from various Departments of our College. The winners and Participants were given prizes and Certificates by the Chief Guest.

S.NO

NAME OF THE STUDENT

COURSE

YEAR

RANK

1

R. InduAbinaya

BA English

2013-2016

VI

2

G.Revathy

BA English

2013-2016

VI

3

E.PrincyJuniah

BA English

2015-2018

III

4

C.Manimegalai

BA English

2015-2018

VII

5

C.Priya

MA English

2016-2018

IV

6

J.JudyVeena

MA English

2016-2018

VI