Election of the Office Bearers of Women’s Forum
The first meeting of the academic year 2019-20 of Women’s Forum was held on June 20, 2019.We started with a prayer invoking God’s blessings and guidance upon each of us for this New Academic Year. Sr. Paula, the Co-ordinator of Women’s Forum welcomed Sr. Fabian Jose, UMI, the newly appointed Animator of Women’s Forum, Sr. Surekha, the Moderator of the Center for Women’s Studies (CWS) and Sr. Patricia, the in-charge of Diploma Sisters and all the student members of the Women’s Forum.
We then began the election of the Core group members of the Forum.The following names were proposed by sisters representing each faculty: Sr. Mercy Janifar, Sr. Alice Mary, Sr. Parbina Rudum, Sr. Maria Pushpa Rani, Sr. Sajeena Jose, Sr. Selvam and Sr. Christinal Savaridass. Sr. Mercy was elected as the Co-ordinator of the forum by ballot. Sr. Fabian thanked the outgoing core members and welcomed the new members with a motivating message that is ‘to work together in collaboration and dedication in bringing out the best from us for the betterment of the institution and to make a difference in whatever we do for the growth of each other.’ The meeting was concluded with a thanksgiving prayer.
On June 24, the Core group members along with Sr. Fabian, the animator came together for electing secretary and treasurer of women’s forum from the core group members. Sr. Alice Mary volunteered to be the Secretary and Sr. Selvam took up the responsibility of the Treasurer.