“Compete with yourself rather than competing with anyone else. Set your own goals and strive to achieve them.” These were the words of K Rakesh Raje Urs, Chairman of Vidhyaashram College. He was speaking at the orientation programme for freshers organised on the college campus recently.
Freshers who had assembled at the gathering were advised to make use of a host of opportunities provided by the college to nurture and exhibit their talents. “You are the strength of our institution and the world is wide open for you to explore. The college will give you enough space and a series of events are planned every other day, be it academics, cultural and sports events,” he said.
Recalling the good results the college has achieved in the last academic year and the years that have gone by, Rakesh Raje Urs said that the college was a dream destination for achievers. “Last year was the Golden Year where the students have bagged a host of gold medals under the University of Mysore,” he said and motivated the students to aspire high and achieve high.
Freshers from B.Com, BBA, BCA and newly introduced BA (journalism) streams were welcomed. The orientation programme was inaugurated by lighting the lamp by the Chairman, Principal, senior faculty and a few freshers.
Principal Kushy A M introduced the faculty and listed out do’s and don’ts to the students which was later followed by a presentation regarding the events and other activities related to the college by senior students Harsh and Rahul.
Samina of English department welcomed the gathering and Manohar of commerce department rendered the vote of thanks.