Philosophers’ English Academy
The Report of the English Academy held on 21st November, 2014 in the MSC Auditorium
The session of the day commenced with a short prayer led by Bro. Sushanto which was followed by a melodious bhajan sung by Bro. Sushanto who was accompanied by Bro. Lazarus on the tabla. The President of the Academy read out the previous report after which he extended a hearty welcome to the assembly gathered for the day. He presentedthe agenda of the day: Extempore Speech which wason various topics such as ‘Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder,’ ‘Why a sense of humor is important?’ and so forth. The Chairperson of the session was Bro. Arun Raj. The judges were Bro. RajenKujur, Sanjay Kisku and Sunil Hansda.
Fr. B L Mathai, the Moderatoracknowledged the speakers for their creativity in thinking, articulation, and projection of ideas and insights.Besides, he suggested that Extempore Speech must be either for the Third Years or Second Years and be kept at the end of the academic year. Itwas indeed a memorable day. The session came to an end with a short prayer of thanksgiving by the President. It was a happy ending.
Bro. Athikho Isaac
President, English Academy