Kristu Jayanti College organised the annual NSS camp the theme “SKILLS FOR GLOBAL COMPETENCY” in Basti Betta, Mandhaargiri, from November 24 to November 30, 2015 with an objective to promote leadership skills and social consciousness for NSS volunteers.
The camp was led by Dr. Sreedhar P.D., Prof. Nayaz Pasha, Prof.Vinod Baburao Meghsham, Prof. Prathap G, Prof. Kalyani V, Prof. Priya M and Prof. Apoorva Udyashanker.
As a part of camp, the NSS volunteers conducted various training programmes for the students of Panditanhalli Government School. The programmes included storytelling, painting sessions, cultural activities and computer classes. Faculty from various departments of Kristu Jayanti College also assisted and conducted interactive sessions with volunteers and school children. This included a counselling program for rural women on the topic self-awareness by the Psychology faculty. Health& hygiene, water pollution, dengue and cleanliness awareness were conducted by Life Science Department faculty members for school children. Computer Science Department faculty members trained the school students with computer skills.
Shramadhan was conducted to repair the roads of the village which were in bad state. Volunteers initiated the Swachh Bharat Campaign by cleaning the premises of Government school campus.
Five day EDP (Entrepreneurship Development Program) Yoga training were also given to the volunteers to create awareness about student entrepreneurs and start-ups in collaboration with Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development and ICTACT.