7th June 2016
The Science Day was graced by the Chief Guest, Prof. S. Noble Surendran, Department of Zoology, University of Jaffna, and the Guest of Honor, Mr.P.Thayaparan, one of our old boys from USA. The two special invitees were led to the Peto Hall by the Principal and Patron of the Science Union, the Rev. N. J. Gnanaponrajah, Vice Patron, Mr.G.Beno Rajothayan and the members of the Union
The Science Exhibition was opened by the Guest of Honor. The students were seen waiting eagerly to explain and demonstrate and young inventors proudly showcased their inventions.
The Traditional Oil Lamp was lit by the Chief Guest, Principal, Vice Patron and members of the Science Union.
An inspiring Welcome Address was delivered by F.Ron Clever, the President of the Science Union.
The address of the Vice Patron followed. It was short but informative. His speech was relevant to the modern Era.
Following his speech, the Prize Distribution by the Chief Guest took place.
Next was the Event of the Day - a Quiz Competition between SJC and CGC. The students participated in the quiz with a lot of passion. CGC Girls scored 70 and SJC, 50 in the third round.
A Presentation on ‘Environment Pollution and Ways to Conserve our Environment,’ was done by S.Raagavan.
The Debate which followed based on Tamil culture and the modern era of Science and Technology was interesting.
The Chief Guest’s address too was based on the importance of Science and Technology.
The Vote of Thanks was delivered by T.Jeffrey Watson, Secretary of the Science Union. He thanked everyone for their presence and encouragement.
The program came to an end with the College Song.