Orientation Programme 2018

ORIENTATION

Theme : Communicating for Harmonious Networking with one another

Compulsory Attendance

DAY 1 : Thursday, June 28, 2018 (OPENING DAY)


Venue : St. Xavier’s College Hall

Time
Details
4.30 p.m.
Students assemble in St. Xavier’s College Hall
5.00 p.m.
Inter-religious Prayer followed by Welcome Address,
Dr. Fr. Conrad Pesso, S.J., Director
5.10 p.m.
Dr. Jehangir B. Mistry, Dean & Board Member, XIC
5.20 p.m.
Chief Guest & Keynote speaker - Fr. Myron Pereira, SJ, director emeritus
(1998 - 2009), writer-in-residence at Campion School, Colaba.
5.35 p.m.
Guest of Honour - Ms. Ramya Rajagopalan, Head, Corporate Communications, Siemens
5.45 p.m.
Dr. Fr. Keith D’Souza, SJ, Rector, St. Xavier’s College
5.50 p.m.
Introduction to Course Heads & Course Co-ordinators followed by Introduction of XIC team
5.55 p.m.
XIC Anthem
Students proceed to their respective Lecture Rooms *
6.00 - 6.30 p.m.
Course Heads present Objectives, Content Overview & Evaluation Methods
of their Courses. Q & A.
6.30 - 7.00 p.m.
Alumni interact with the new batch of students (course wise)

* Lecture Rooms
Advtg. & Mktg. : Mc Farland Hall, 3rd floor, XIC
Public Relations : Gerry Rosario, 3rd floor, XIC
Communication for Development : Tagore Hall, 3rd floor, XIC
Journalism : Gerson da Cunha lecture room, 2nd floor, XIC
Film, Television : Satyajit Ray studio, 2nd floor, XIC

Parents interested in attending are welcome for the Inaugural Programme on June 28, 2018 (till 6.00 p.m.)

Orientation Programme continues next day, Friday, June 29, 2018




DAY 2 : Friday, June 29, 2018


Compulsory Attendance
Please note the two different venues
Note-book and pen is essential for these sessions

Time
Details
1.00 - 2.30 p.m.
An evening of ice-breakers and making friends
Fr. Gordon Daniells, S.J., Head Corporate Extn. Services, XIC
addresses students of Public Relations, Journalism & AICP
Venue: St. Xavier's College Hall
1.00 - 2.30 p.m.
Coping with the challenges of life in Xaviers
Ms. Ruby Pavri, M.A. Counselling Psychologist, St. Xavier’s College
addresses students of Advtg. & Mktg., Film, TV & C4D
Venue : Mc Farland Hall, 3rd Floor, XIC Building
Interchanging of student groups and venues
3.00 - 4.30 p.m.
An evening of ice-breakers and making friends
Fr. Gordon Daniells, S.J., Head Corporate Extn. Services, XIC
addresses students of Advtg. & Mktg., Film TV & C4D
Venue: St. Xavier’s College Hall
3.00 - 4.30 p.m.
Coping with the challenges of life in Xaviers
Ms. Ruby Pavri, M.A. Counselling Psychologist, St. Xavier’s College
addresses students of Public Relations, Journalism & AICP
Venue: Mc Farland Hall, 3rd Floor, XIC Building
4.45 - 5.30 p.m.
Jesuit Ethos
Fr. Errol Fernandes, SJ, Vice-Principal (Commerce), St. Xavier’s College
Venue: St. Xavier’s College Hall
5.30 - 5.45 p.m.
Summing up...
Dr. Fr. Conrad Pesso, SJ, Director
Venue: St. Xavier's College Hall
5.45 p.m.
National Anthem