As a homage to the hard work and devotion of the teachers, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute celebrated teachers’ day on the 12th of September, 2016. The occasion was graced by our Honorable Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. K. R. Sethuraman, Dean of Research and Allied Health Sciences Professor Dr. N. Ananthakrishnan, Dean of faculty of Medical Sciences Professor Dr. M Ravishankar, Vice Principal- Academics Professor Dr. V.N. Mahalakhsmi, Vice Principal- Student Affairs Associate Professor Dr. Partha Nandi and the teaching faculty of the college.
The event commenced with a special song dedicated to the teachers by Sri Nithi G and Jeyanthy Priyadarshini, accompanied by Naren Vaidya of the 2013 batch after which the dignitaries commemorated the achievements of the teachers by cutting a cake. This was followed by testimonials from Dr. K. A. Narayanan, Dr. Ramesh, Dr. A. N. Uma and Dr. Jenith Berlin Raj on who and how teachers made a difference in their lives.
A representative from each of the five batches spoke on the influence and impact that the teachers have made on their lives. Next was a musical presentation by Professor Dr. Sumathy Sundar, Director of Music Therapy Education, enthralling the audience with her performance.
The formal part of the function concluded with a video montage of the students who passed out, starting from the first batch to the batch of 2010 expressing their gratitude and love to the teachers who inspired and guided them.
Finally, the most anticipated part of the evening, the fun and games saw a lot of teachers participating and having a ball of a time!