On the 13th of February, 2017, Dr. Yoganand Rao presided over a guest seminar for students of fourth and sixth semester students of BA (JEP) course. Dr. Rao is a senior academician based in Bangalore. Currently, he is associated with the post-graduation department studies at Jain University. He specializes in the field of English Literature.
Industrial Visit - “Times Litfest “2017 Organized by Reputed News Organization Times Of India : 11-02-2017
On 11th February 2017 the students of BA-JEP had an industrial visit as part of their Optional English curriculum.They visited the “Times Litfest “2017 organized by reputed news organization Times Of India at Jayamahal Palace, Bangalore.
The department of BA(JEP) at T. John College invited Mr. Anish Victor for a workshop at the college premises. Mr. Anish is a theatre artist in Bangalore. He has previously conducted workshops across many colleges in Bangalore.
On the 1st of February, 2017, alumnus, Mr. Joel Samuel Jacob of the BA(JEP) course held an interaction session with the current fourth and sixth semester students of BA(JEP) course. Head of the department, Asst. Prof. Pavithra R. arranged for the same.
Asst. Prof. Pavithra R., accompanied with four students from the VI semester, BA(JEP) attended a national conference on “Youth And Dysphoria: Coping With The Challenges of Depression in Everyday Living” on 17th January, 2017, at Jyoti Nivas College(Autonomous), Bengaluru.
On the occasion of Vishv Hindi Diwas 2017 AIMS Institute of Higher Education organized a workshop on University Hindi Syllabus for IV Semester in collaboration with Gyan Kiran Shikkshak Sangh, Bangalore University. AIMS Institute had invited Asst. Prof. Mr. Arvind Kumar Gupta, our Hindi Faculty of Language Department TJC as a speaker.
On 28th and 29th September 2016, Guest lectures was held in T John college for the BA(JEP) students. The guest lecture was taken up by Ms. Ritu Sharma, Assistant Professor, BBM department. She took up the class by teaching the students statistics which is a part of psychology practical. The students had a great class as the subject was thought to them in a very clear and easy method.
The Literary Club ‘SPARK’ of T.John College organised intercollegiate competitions as part of the ‘Hindi Saptha’ on 16th September 2016. The event had different colleges coming in and participating in the competitions. The main events held were Hindi Debate, Hindi Dumb Charades and Hindi Essay Writing. The program started at 10:30 am at BHM seminar hall.
On the 7th of September, the Dept. of Languages invited Alumnus Akshay Sidharth to conduct a seminar on the Production Phases of Film-Making. Mr. Akshay Sidharth is a 2015 BA (JEP) graduate of T. John College, and has recently concluded his P.G. studies from Christ University. He is now headed to the city of dreams, Mumbai, to pursue his interest and career in Film-Making. Students found it extremely inspiring and educative.
On the 6th of September, 2016 – The Dept. of Languages hosted Mr. G. V. Somashekhar at T. John College premises. Students from III and V semesters of BA(JEP) course were invited to the talk by him. Mr. Somashekhar is designated as one of Bangalore’s most senior Recording Engineer & Studio consultant. Based in Bangalore, he also balances roles as visiting faculty in some of the city’s premier institutions in Media and Communication.