International Day of Peace
Social Responsibility Cell of TIMSR organized an online session on the occasion of ‘International Day of Peace’ on Monday, September 21, 2020 for MMS, FMHO, Sem III students via Zoom to create awareness on the significance of peacefulness for Budding Managers and Entrepreneurs. The session showcased that in the present scenario, the whole world is going through a traumatic phase. Hence the fundamental need of today for all humanity is to commit to peace above all differences and to contribute to a culture of peace.
Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti Celebration
Social Responsibility Cell of TIMSR organized an online presentation on October 01, 2020 on the world class leadership qualities of Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti. Students of the SRC Cell, Ms. Sejal Singh and Mr. Rohan Karwa (Batch 2019-21) shared Mahatma Gandhi’s world class leadership qualities i.e. Non-violence, Unity, Sacrifice, Negotiation, etc. All MMS students of Semester III, Batch 2019-21 attended the session. The session reflected on the learnings of Mahatma Gandhi.
Teachers Day Celebration
Social Responsibility Cell of TIMSR organized Teachers Day Celebration on Saturday, September 05, 2020 in respect of former President of India, Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan’s birthday on Zoom platform to recognize the efforts of teachers on the theme of ‘Teacher-ignites, inspires, insightful, intelligent and emotionally independent-gratitude to Nature, people and life situations to develop inner mastery outer impact’. Dr. Pankaj Natu, Director TIMSR, faculty members and students wholeheartedly participated in this celebration.
Ganesh Utsav Celebration
Social Responsibility Cell of TIMSR organized 'Ganesh Utsav Celebration' event via Zoom for MMS FMHO Sem III students on Friday, 28th August, 2020. Dr. Pooja Thorat, Associate Professor started the celebration by showcasing last year’s Ganesh Utsav celebrations. Ms. Asha Chaganti, student of Batch 2019-21 performed a classical dance on Ganesh Vandana. Students described the leadership lessons through Lord Ganesha’s features with outstanding corporate examples to make students aware of the necessity of these skills. A series of activities like identifying various names of Ganesha through cluster of Emoji and crossword puzzle for leadership lessons was conducted. The event concluded with a mesmerizing singing performance by Mr. Akash Singh, student of Batch 2019-21. The response from all participants for the activities conducted was outstanding.
World Senior Citizens Day
TIMSR Social Responsibility Cell(SRC) organized a Selfi / picture drive on the occasion of ‘World Senior Citizens Day’ on August 21, 2020.
World Senior Citizens Day was celebrated in TIMSR on August 21, 2020. This day is celebrated to develop sensitivity and compassion towards Senior Citizens in the family and society. This day provides an opportunity to show appreciation towards elderly for their contribution in development of society and nation by providing an enduring and honest service. It also shows solidarity and support towards elderly to happily continue living in old age. To make this day special, TIMSR’s MMS Students of Batch 2019-21, shared their selfie/pictures with elderly members of the family.
TIMSR Social Responsibility Cell organized an Essay Competition on “Jalshakti Abhiyan” on 30th July, 2020.
On this day, an awareness session was conducted by MMS Students SRC team for all the MMS Students of batch 2019-21, to promote “Jalshakti Abhiyan” launched by Government of India. The session helped the students to understand the challenges faced due to water crises and spread awareness on water conservation methods. The session explained the importance of saving water, ways to save water, awareness of water crisis and challenges of water availability. The presentation displayed water conservation measures at individual and societal level. The session helped develop attitude of reducing wastage of water which is a valuable resource. At the end of the session, all the students were asked to submit an essay sharing their views on water conservation and challenges faced.
Plastic Free Abhiyaan
TIMSR Social Responsibility Cell organized an Essay Competition on “Plastic Free Abhiyaan”, on 24th July, 2020.
On this day, an awareness session was conducted by MMS Students SRC team for all the MMS Students of batch 2019-21. The motto set for the presentation was “Say no to Plastic”. The session explained the impact of plastic on environment and ways to reduce use of plastic material. The session started with creating awareness about the hazards emitted by discarded plastics on environment and on all the living beings. In the session, SRC Leaders highlighted the available alternatives for Plastics, i.e. Cloth bags, paper bags, steel items, etc. They also conveyed the importance of collection and proper handling of plastic waste and recycling process.
Daily Mindfulness Sessions
TIMSR SRC Cell SAMVEDNA initiated Daily Mindfulness Sessions (DMS) for Thakur School of Architecture and Planning (TSAP) faculty members from December 07-31, 2020. DMS is a three-step activity beginning with the Opening Prayer, Neck and Breathing Exercises, and finally Gratitude Prayer. Sessions commenced with the introduction of DMS by one of the TIMSR Student and sharing on the benefits of the DMS, particularly in Covid-19 situation. Thereafter, the students carried out the DMS activity and guided the TSAP faculty members on how to systematically perform the activity.