3 July, 2017: An Orientation Programme for new students of 2017 was organized at the CMR IMS campus.
The college choir ‘Resonance’ heralded the beginning of events, while. Prof. Neethu Mary Abraham from the Department of English welcomed new students and parents and spoke of the importance of education in the life of a person. Prof. S. G. Mukherjee, Dean, Department of Commerce and Management Studies, also addressed the gathering on the CMR path, the contribution of CMRIMS to the student community and the CMR Culture.
Prof. Jayanthi, Head of the Department of Information Technology, conveyed important information to students and parents on the internal and external examination systems, and lay down the laws and imperatives of regular class attendance. Prof. Anitha from the Department of Management and Commerce explained about the Scholastic and Non – Scholastic Credit System followed by the college.
Two senior student representatives, Mr. Danny Bennet (II year BBA) and Mr. Aditya Menon (outgoing President of Student Council), also shared their experience, and familiarized first year students with the culture of the college. The choir ‘Resonance’ uplifted the spirit of the audience by singing “Reach for the stars”, which echoed the message conveyed by the senior student representatives.
Prof. Suja Bennet, CMR IMS Principal, recalled that it was each student’s mission to metamorphose from a caterpillar to a butterfly and to grab every given opportunity to spread their wings and fly high.
The ceremony ended with the college anthem.