Gyanodaya’21- "In one word, this ideal is that you are divine.”- Swami Vivekananda
Monday 27th December, 2021, Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering & Management hosted GYANODAYA 2021, the Induction Program for First Year Engineering & MBA Integrated students. The function was inaugurated by lighting the traditional lamp at the hands of Swami Shri. Gyangamyanand, Ramkrishna Math, Nagpur. Shri Satyanarayan nuwal , Chairman RCOEM and Presided of the function. Shri Rajendra Purohit , General Secretary, Dr. R S Pande , Principal RCOEM, Dr Rashmi Shahu , Dean of Students, Dr. Sanjogta Meshram , First year incharge BE and Ms. Shreya Chakravarty, Cultural Secretary, SRC were present on dais
In his opening remark Dr Rajesh Pande, Principal RCOEM, focused on the accomplishments of the college focusing on the recent national level achievements of the students, the colleges’ efforts and provisions for the overall development of the students and other academic and non-academic attributes of the college. He ended his note by extending warm and good wishes to the newly inducted students
Dr. Rashmi Shahu , Dean Students, introduced Swami Gyangamyanand, the chief guest of the function.
Swamiji enlightened the audience on the meaning of GYANODAYA. Swamiji quoted a few teachings by Swami Vivekananda on education and character building and the ability to decide what to take in and discard. He also emphasized on being sincere and truthful in the endeavors one takes. He also threw light upon the importance of real knowledge of working of mankind and character building. “Education is a lifetime idea that will develop your character” were his words. Shri Gyangamyanand addressed the first-year students and asserted upon the importance of hard work and ethics. He gave an overview of the functioning and of all opportunities provided by the Ramkrishna Math and shared his insights on having a clear vision and objective to be able to achieve a set goal. “Knowing is not enough, we must apply; Wishing is not enough, we must do” is his idea of true knowledge. He also stressed upon the importance of coordination between heart, mind and hands, and building a strong character.
The Presidential address of Shri Satyanarayan Nuwal , Chairman, RCOEM, emphasized on ethics and moral values. He explained the concept of “Saadhan and Saadhana”(Resources and Meditation), wherein he said that the self actualization of achievement and true happiness is accomplished by true Saadhana. Even though you may have all Saadhan (resources) with you but True Saadhna (meditation) always gives you true happiness. He also told students to excel in life by building a strong character and value system.
Ms Shreya Chakravaty Cultural Secretary SRC, proposed the vote of thanks
In the second half of the function, Dr. S. D. Mohgaonkar, Dean Second Shift introduced the various deans, HODs and functional in-charges of the institutes. He also briefed about the various functional committees of the institution and the expectations and the responsibilities of the students towards the institute. He also urged the parents to be an active part of the various events and their responsibilities towards the same.
Curriculum and academic provision by Dr. M.B Chandak ,Examination and evaluation system by Dr Abhijeet Aghashe .Honors and minors by Dr Mridula Korde,Capability Enhancement by Dr. Sangitla Deshmukh,Info abt Career Development and Placement by Prof Kaushik Roy,Information abt library by Dr. Cynita Christy,Disciplinary rules on campus by Dr . C.P Pandhurnekar ,Grievance Redressal Committee by Dr. Gaurav Goyal addressed the students about their respective portfolios and existing facilities in the college.
Concluding the event, Mr. Jaspreet Singh Bhatiya , Event Manager , SRC delivered the vote of thanks. The event was compared by Ms. Aditi Singh and Mr. Sarvesh Deshpande, SRC Students of RCOEM.