Department of Botany – Activities – 2017 – 18

JUNE 2017

1

Environmental day was celebrated by planting fruit trees in the Farook college campus. A function was organized in the department of Botany. After an introductory speech by Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, final year students Sreelakshmi and Sumayya Nusri spoke on the occasion.

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar established name board for trees at Comtrust Eye Hospital, Calicut (Departmental Extension Activity) on 05/06/2017

2

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar identified the tree species at Al-Farook Residential School, Farook College & established the name boards for them on 19/06/2017.

3

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar delivered a lecture on “Nature’s gift to the God’s on country” at the 98th Orientation programme of the Academic Staff College, University of Calicut on 21-06-2017,

4

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar inaugurated the Nature club of Bharathiya Vidhya Bhavan, Chevayoor and delivered a lecture on ‘What the forests have to tell us’ on 22-06-2017.

5

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar inaugurated various clubs of Savio Higher Secondary School, Devagiri and also delivered a lecture on ‘National Symbols’ on 29-06-2017

JULY 2017

1

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar took the Fifth semester students for a one day study tour to ZSI, KIRTADS, Media One channel, MILMA and CWRDM along with the WWS Mentees on 01-07-2017.

2

Took the Fifth semester students to Psychology Department of University of Calicut and also to visit the Botanical garden Calicut University on 05-07-2017.

3

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar inaugurated the Nature club activities of G.M.U.P. School, Vazhakkad and also delivered a lecture on ‘What the forest tells us’? on 11-07-2017.

4

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar delivered a lecture on ‘Plant Morphology & Taxonomy’ at Zoological Survey of Calicut, Calicut.

AUGUST 2017

1

Fostalgia 2017 meeting was conducted on 05-08-2017

2

Staff club meeting was held to honour Hamna Mariyam, and all other Ph. D scholars including Dr. Anjana S.  on 07-08-2017

3

College election was conducted on 09-08-2017. Election second phase conducted on 10-08-2017.

Fida M.K. was selected as Botany Association secretary

4

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar took a lecture in the 99th Orientation programme at UGC-Academic Staff College, Calicut University on 23-08-2017

5

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar participated in the interview board of Malabar Botanical Garden & Institute of Plant Sciences for the selection of Research fellows on 25-08-2017

6

Onam was celebrated on 31-08-2017. College closed for Onam vacation

SEPTEMBER 2017

1

College reopened after Onam vacation on 13-09-2017. Send off to Ms. Sajina who got appointment at Government College, Pattambi

2

Ms. Farsana K. joined as Guest lecturer on 15-09-2017

OCTOBER 2017

1

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar was the Quiz master of District level wildlife Quiz conducted by Kerala Forest Department on 03-10-2017 at Vanasree Auditorium, Mathottam, from 10 am to 1 pm.

2

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar attended seminar for panel members selected by District Planning Office for 5 year planning of Kozhikode district (2017-2022) at Kandamkulam Jubilee Hall on 09-10-2017

3

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, inaugurated the Birds Club International at NSS College Manjeri on 13/10/2017 & delivered a lecture on ‘What the forests have to tell us?’

4

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, delivered lecture on the topic ‘People and Environment’ as a part of UGC-NET coaching at Kerala Kalamandalam, Vallathol Nagar, Thrissur on 18/10/2017

5

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, attended the Research Advisory Committee meeting held at MBGIPS on 19/10/2017

6

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, received the Vocational Excellency Award from the Calicut Rotary Club – East on 31/10/2017

 

NOVEMBER 2017

1

Final year Botany study tour to Munnar, Vagamon & Kodaikanal started on 10/11/2017. Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, Naseeha C.P. and Yahiya P.N. accompanied the 29 students. Returned back on 14/11/2017

2

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, attended as a subject expert in the Rally for Science – Interaction with scientists programme at the Kozhikode town hall on 14/11/2017

3

Odd semester Valuation camp was held on 15/11/2017

4

Botany Association was inaugurated by Prof. T. Sobhindran and Thottooli Chinnan on 22/11/2017 at the Zoology Smart room

5

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, inaugurated the Malappuram District Library Council Meeting at the  DTPC hall, Malappuram on 22/11/2017

 

DECEMBER 2017

1

Passboard meeting for the odd semester was held on 20/12/2017

2

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, delivered a lecture on ‘Forest & Environment’ at GMLP school, Karippur as a part of NSS Seven day camp of GHSS, Kottappuram, Malappuram on 25/12/2017

 

JANUARY 2018

1

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar, attended the International Women’s Seminar on 04/01/2018 at Malabar Christian College, Kozhikode organized by AKPCTA.

2

The department organized a One day National Seminar on Traditional knowledge and their contemporary relevance on 10/01/2018. Dr. MNB Nair, Dr. Remya Pankajakshan and Dr. D. Induchoodan were the subject experts. Smt. Naseeha C.P. was the seminar co-ordinator.

3

The department organized a One day lecture series on Biotechnology and Environment Science on 11/01/2018. Dr. Abis V. Cherussery & Dr. Sreekumaran V. were the subject experts.

4

The unit of Birds Club International was inaugurated by Sri. Jayaraj, renowned film director on 17/01/2018

5.

Conducted Myristica – Season 2 : the State Level Ecological Fiesta during 30 & 31 January 2018

 

FEBRUARY 2018

1

Gave send off to Dr. Mirshad P.P. on 05/02/2018 who got selection as Guest Lecturer (FDP) at Maharaja’s College, Ernakulam

2

The team members of Myristica – Season 2: the State Level Ecological Fiesta were honoured on 06/02/2018 for their marvelous work.

3

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar delivered a lecture on the topic ‘Western Ghats: Biogeography & Biodiversity’ in the 101th Orientation Programme for University/ College Teachers at UGC- Academic Staff College, University of Calicut on 21/02/2018.

4

Send off was given for the Final year students on 23/02/2018

5

Ms. Theertha K.P. (2nd sem Botany) was selected as the Singer of the Campus2018 on 28/02/2018

 

MARCH 2018

1

Final BSc examinations were started on 02/03/2018

2

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar and Naseeha C.P were selected to the final round of the Staff Singer – 2018 programme on 20/02/2018.

3

Dr. K. Kishore Kumar attended the One day seminar for HOD’s organized by IQAC on 20/03/2018.

4

Valuation camp was held from 21 to 27/03/2018.

5

College closed for midsummer vacation on 28/03/2018. Send off functions.