Date Activity Report
April 26, 2019 Street Play 

Cultural Comittee of the College organized a street play on the theme ‘Save Water’. The Play was presented by the members of IPTA- MOGA Theatre Group students of Punjab University, Chandigarh. Through their act they raised awareness to preserve the most significant natural resource- water. In their act, keeping in view the careless use of water by the present generation, they assumed the situation of 2025, depicting the problems being faced by administration, individuals and the society as a whole. In the end, members of theatre group urged the students to optimize the water usage to ensure its availability for future generation. Around 142 students attended and enjoyed the play.

April 7, 2019 Digital Training Camp

A Digital Training Camp was organized in the College for the students from rural areas under the government’s digital literacy scheme PMGDISHA. S. Iqbal Singh, Project Incharge along with his team visited the College and delivered a talk introducing the scheme to the students. He informed the students regarding the usage and benefits of various apps like DigiLocker, E-Signature, UTS, BHIM, Google pay, Phone Pay. He also made the students aware about other government schemes like Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana(SSY), PMSYM. The team of experts gave hands on lessons to make students familiar with these applications. Thereafter online tests were conducted on April 18, 2019 and April 19, 2019 which qualified the participants for award of certificate under PMGDISHA.

April 5, 2019 Registration Camp Under PMGDISHA

A one day camp was organized in College under ‘Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan (PMGDISHA)’ scheme of Government of India. The scheme is aimed at empowering citizens of rural areas by imparting the digital training especially regarding digital payments. S.Iqbal Singh, Govt. representative PMGDISHA and his team visited the college. 90 students from rural area were registered under the camp for digital training. 

March 31, 2019 Minni Marathon 

District Administration, Amritsar in collaboration with Department of Sports, Punjab organized a Mini Marathon to create awareness regarding the importance of voting. A group of NSS Volunteers and members of staff participate in this event. Medals and certificates were awarded to all the participants.

March 29, 2019 Talk on Right to Vote 

A talk on Right to Vote was organized in the Rose Villa Hall of the College. Mr. C.P. Sharma (Block Elementary Education Officer) delivered the talk to make the students aware with respect to their voting rights and also motivated them to cast their precious votes wisely and honestly. Mr. Avtar Singh, Distt. SVEEP Incharge and other team members of the SVEEP demonstrated the working of EVM and VV PAT machine to the students. They also assured the voters about confidentiality and correctness with regard to the working of the machine. Thereafter, Distt. SVEEP Incharge administered the voters pledge to the students and faculty of the college. The SVEEP officers also familiarized the students with ‘Voter Helpline’- A user friendly app that can be used to enroll or make corrections in the voters list. Dr. Navdeep Kaur, Principal, while presents the vote of thanks urged the students to develop consciousness towards their right and duties as citizens of a democratic nation and motivated them to play their role wisely in setting up Government rather than complaining about the malpractices.

March 23, 2019 Youth Empowerment Day

Youth Empowerment Day was observed in the College by organizing a lecture in ‘Lafani’- the seminar hall of the college. Mrs. Rupinder Kaur, member of faculty was the resource person. Around 90 students attended the lecture wherein the resource person highlighted the significance of this day. A short film based on the true story of a group of youngsters allured into drug addiction was also shown to the students to create awareness regarding drug abuse.

March 7, 2019 District Level Competition Among Red Ribbon Club 

A District Level Competition among Red Ribbon Club was organized by Directorate of Youth Services, Punjab at Khalsa College Amritsar. The contest comprised three events viz. Essay writing, Declamation and Poster Making.

February 23, 2019 Poster Making and Slogan Writing Competition 

‘Sirjana’ Committee of the college organized ‘Poster Making and Slogan Writing Competition’ under Red Ribbon Club. Around 24 students participated in the event and presented their ideas and thoughtful messages through various paintings and captions.

January 25, 2019

National Voters’ Day Celebration 

National Voter’s Day was celebrated in the college. A special Oath Ceremony was held in the Morning Assembly wherein Campus ambassador Prabhjot Kaur , M.Com Sem IV administered the voter’s pledge to around 300 students and members of the faculty.

January 23, 2019

Youth Day 

SSSS College of Commerce for Women observed youth day to commemorate the Birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda. A brief performance comprising lectures and poems depicting the life and philosophy of great leader and visionary was presented in the Rose Villa. The programme was anchored by Ms. Ramya, Asst. lecturer and Ms. Sukhpinder, a student of B.Com final year. The thought of Vivekananda on truth, perseverance and patience were well recited by the audience comprising around 250 students for various classes. Dr. Navdeep Kaur, Principal highly lauded the effort of all the participants; The Nodal officer Mrs. Savita Khanna and Ms. Kiran Bala In-charge cultural affairs for putting up an inspirational show for one and all.

December 22 to December 31, 2018

NSS Camp

A seven days camp was organized during the winter break by the NSS unit of the College. 32 volunteers from amongst the undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses attended the camp along with 5 volunteers from amongst the staff under the guidance of nodal officer Mrs. Savita Khanna.

The day wise brief report of the activities is as under:

Day One – Orientation session detailing the participants about the objectives of the scheme was held in the morning followed by a brief about the schedule for forthcoming days.

Day Two  – A training session on self-defence techniques by the experts from the Women Cell of the District Police station.The participants also undertook cleanliness drive in the College campus in the post lunch session.

Day Three – The volunteers participated in community kitchen organized at the extension campus of SSSS at Mata Kaulan Marg.They took part in cooking as well as serving meals to more than 2000 students and parents who came for attending the function to commemorate the Martyrdom of Sahibzadas.

Day Four – A cleanliness rally was organized in Historical Ram Bagh Garden. The volunteers participated in the clean-up drive of the garden area.They also visited Maharaja Ranjeet Singh Panorama and learnt about the glorious history and heritage of the region.

Day Five – A one day trip was organized to Gurdwara Dera Baba Nanak.The students were very happy to visit this shrine and were especially delighted to view the holy place associated with Guru Nanak across the Indo-Pak border.

Day Six – A seminar was organized on the theme of girl education- ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’. A short film based on a story written by Munshi Prem Chand on the theme of care of elderly was shown to  the students in the post lunch session.

Day Seven – All notice boards of the College were cleaned and updated for the new semester. A few volunteers worked in the library and helped in cleaning and arranging the books.

 

A special closing function was organized wherein a brief cultural program was presented. The participants presented the report of the previous days by way of a multimedia presentation in the presence of the S. Jagdish Singh, M. Director and Dr. Navdeep Kaur, Principal of the College.

The highlight of the event was a skit depicting the damages being caused to the planet Earth due to the negligence of the Humans.

Throughout the camp each day started with meditation and yoga and concluded with an interactive session wherein the participants discussed the issues related to moral and social ethics.

December 1, 2018

World AIDS Day 

The NSS unit of the College organised an event to commemorate World AIDS Day. A presentation was made detailing the symptoms, causes and consequences of this life threatening disease.The students were informed regarding the precautions to be taken in order to avoid HIV infection. All the participants found the presentation highly informative.

October 29, 2018

Voter ID Registration Camps

In order to provide an opportunity to all left out / un-enrolled eligible persons to get their names registered in the electoral roll, special camps for voter registration were held by the District Election Office, Amritsar in the College campus. Around 270 students who have attained the age of 18 years or more and the residents of surrounding area attended the camp with relevant documents and enrolled themselves in the voters’ list or got their voting details rectified as per the requirement.

September 8, 2018

Seminar on AIDS Awareness 

The College organised a seminar on AIDS Awareness in collaboration with Red Ribbon Club. Dr. Savita Sharma Medical Officer, HIV Dept., Amritsar made the students aware regarding the HIV/AIDS issues. Students actively interacted with the resource person and cleared their misconceptions regarding the spread of this disease. Ms. Priyanka, Head girl of the College extended the Vote of thanks to the guest.

September 5, 2018

Discussion on Environmental Issues  

NSS Unit of the College visited SSSS Modern High School, Jandiala Guru as part of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. NSS volunteers had an interactive discussion with the students of Grade 8 to 10 on various environmental issues and also motivated them towards afforestation

August 30, 2018

Declamation Contest

A declamation contest was organized by the Speakers Forum ‘Spark’. The participants spoke on the topics viz. Our Education System, Value of Books in Life, Drug Addiction etc. All the participants spoke with great confidence and flair. Dr. Navdeep Kaur, Principal highly appreciated the efforts of the faculty for motivating the students for such endeavours. She urged the students to inculcate the habit of writing their original thoughts on the topics of interest so as to develop creative writing abilities.

August 25, 2018

Demonstration Session on First Aid Teachnique

 A team of specialists from the District Health Centre conducted a special session to educate the students about the necessary life skill i.e. Medical First Aid that can be provided to the sufferers in case of emergency conditions. They demonstrated how to respond to the situations of road accidents or any sudden medical emergency at homes or at a public place. They informed the students about the ambulance services available in the city 24X7 and other such facilities with complete contact details. Around 150 members of the Student Council attended this session and found it highly useful.

July 28, 2018

World Hepatitus Day 

A State level seminar on ‘World Hepatitis Day’ was organised in Vidyak Bhavan– the auditorium at Mata Kaulan Marg Campus. S. Jagdish Singh, M. Director extended heartiest welcome to Sh. Brahm Mohindra, Cabinet Minister, Punjab. The Chief Guest highly applauded this initiative to create awareness about the disease. A team of medical experts of Fortis Hospital Pvt. Ltd. comprising Dr. Gurbilas Pannu, Dr. Amitabh Jairath, Dr. H.P Singh, Dr. Ravinder Singh Malhotra and Dr. Arun Chopra spoke on various aspects w.r.t. diagnosis and treatment of the disease. S. Kamaljit Singh Sangha, Deputy Commissioner, Amritsar and Sh. S.S Srivastava, Commissioner of Police were also present on the occasion. The audience comprised a good number of teachers and students as well.

July 28, 2018

Cleanliness Rally 

The NSS unit of the College organised a rally to spread the message of keeping the environment clean amongst the masses. Around 50 volunteers took a round of the historic Ram Bagh Garden under the guidance of NSS coordinators Mrs. Savita Khanna and Mrs. Rupinder Kaur. The volunteers undertook cleaning of the lawns surrounding the statue of Sher-e-Punjab Maharaja Ranjit Singh. The passers-by, too, were inspired to join hands in the movement of ‘Swachh Bharat’.

June 28, 2018 Tree Plantation Drive Tree Plantation initiative was conducted by the NSS unit of the College at SSSS Complex, Mata KaulanMarg, Amritsar. The students were motivated about tree plantation and environmental conservation.
June 26, 2018 Seminar on Drug Abuse  International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking was observed in the College by organizing a seminar at ‘Lafani – the seminar hall. During the seminar  on ‘Drug Abuse’students were informed about consequences of drug use and how to stay away fom it.
June 21, 2018 International Yoga Day  International Yoga day was celebrated at the Rose Villa Hall of the College.Students and faculty participated in the Yoga divas celebration and practiced various asanas and also learnt about their health benefits.
April 7, 2018 

Declamation Contest on Drug Abuse and Awareness among Youth

A Declamation Contest was organized to observe Youth Day in the College. The students presented their views on different contemporary topics like Youth and Morality, Judicious use of mobile phones, Drug Abuse etc.Cash prizes were awarded to the winners of the competition.
Aug 12, 2017 Cleanliness Awareness Rally NSS Unit of the College organized a Cleanliness Rally at the local Ram Bagh Garden. Around 30 students along with a few members of the staff took a round of the Garden and picked up the wrappers, used disposal cups etc. thrown around. They also advised the public to use the garbage bins. The students carried banners and posters to make common people aware about the need of cleanliness. The local authority and general public appreciated this initiative by the students.
June 21, 2017 International Yoga Day The College celebrated International Yoga Day at the campus wherein number of students participated and performed various yoga asanas. The students were also informed about relevance and benefits of asanas.
March 18, 2017

Poster Making and Slogan Writing Competition on Blood Donation

A Poster Making and Slogan Writing Competition on the theme of Blood Donation wasorganized in the College jointly with Red Ribbon Club. The students made very striking and thoughtful posters encouraging youth to contribute to the noble cause of donating blood.
March 7, 2017

Street Play on Drug Abuse

A Street Play was presented by the students of Punjabi University, Patiala in the College campus on the theme ‘Drug Abuse’. A group of four members beautifully and energetically enacted their roles depicting how youth is lured into taking drugs at the time they are new entrants into colleges and universities. The College authorities honoured the entire team and highly lauded their efforts towards awakening the youth regards this social malaise.

September 29, 2016

Voters’ Awareness Rally 

Under the special drive initiated by the Election Commissioner Punjab, a voter awareness rally was organized by the students of the College with the help of District Election Office. Students of the College carrying posters and banners took a round of Mall Road from SSSS Chowk to Celebration Mall to spread the message of ‘Right to Vote.’ The officers from the District Election Office and the faculty of the College also accompanied the students.

September 23, 2016

Voter ID Registration Camp 

Under a special drive of Punjab Election Commission, the District Election Office, Amritsar held a Voter ID Registration Camp at the College campus to register the names of eligible students in the voters’ list. The members from the Election Office,Mrs. PoojaMonga(Nodal Officer) along with the other faculty members conducted the camp from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The camp drew huge response from the youngsters. Students who have attained the age of 18 years or more attended the camp with relevant documents and enrolled themselves in the voters’ list.

August 12, 2015

Cleanliness Awareness Rally

Under Prime Minister’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, students of the College took out a rally from the SSSS Chowk to Ghala Mala Chowk on Majitha Road with the cooperation of Municipal Corporation, Amritsar. Students carrying posters and banners did a very useful and important effort to make the people aware about keeping our city clean. 

November 11, 2014

Voters’ Awareness Rally 

A Voters’ Awareness Rally was organized in the College under the Systematic Voter’s Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) Programme of Election Commission of India. The main idea of the rally was to motivate the students to cast their vote. Students carrying banners and posters formed human chain to urge people to exercise their right to vote as duty in order to strengthen the democracy of our country.

October 27, 2014

Oath Ceremony Pertaining to Right To Vote

A special Oath Ceremony was held in the  College Morning Assembly. Oath was administered to the students to motivate them to cast their vote.

March 28, 2014

Talk on Right to Vote 

A talk on ‘Right to Vote’ was organized in the College. Ms. Poonam Singh, PCS delivered a very interesting talk and motivated the students to exercise their right to vote in the forthcoming elections. A signature campaign in this context was also conducted.

November 8, 2013 

Voters’ Awareness Rally

A rally was organized in order to awaken the students with respect to their voting rights and also to motivate them to cast their votes honestly. Students carrying banners and posters formed a human chain and endeavored to spread the message of democracy amongst fellow citizens.

October 17, 2013 

Assembly on Right to Vote

A special assembly was held at the College to inspire and awaken the young citizens with respect to their right to vote. The College head girl administered the oath to the rest of the students regarding their total commitment to the values of democracy and determination to cast their votes honestly.