“Give roots and wings to your children”- Rev Fr Dionysius Vaz SJ

Academic year 2019-20 of St Aloysius Industrial Training Institute was inaugurated on 17th August , 2019. The programme commenced with a prayer song. Mr Vincent Mendonsa-Principal of the institution extended a cordial welcome to every one. The academic year was inaugurated symbolically by lighting the lamp by dignitaries. Chief Guest of the programme was Mr Chethan R-Principal, Hebich ITI, Mangalore. Addressing the students he said, “Your professional life starts today itself. By enrolling into an industrial training institute, you are entering into a professional career. You must decide today itself what kind of professional life you want to have. Sky is the limit for what you can achieve in life. Have a clear goal and take responsibility for your actions. Improvement should be a continuous process. Let’s join hands for the improvement of our nation”. Rev Fr Cyril Dmello SJ-Director of the institution introduced the faculty members to the gathering and said, “I am proud to announce that we have a very experienced and well qualified team of teachers sprearheading the training activities in our institution. They have shaped the lives of thousands of students. We encourage students to have 100% attendance. Parents should keep in touch with the instructors. We should work like a team for the betterment of students. I wish a bright future to all”. The programe was presided over by Rev Fr Dionysius Vaz SJ-Rector of St Aloysius Institution. Delivering his Presidential address he said, “We focus on personal attention to every student. Our institution is always for the poor and underprivileged. In order to give the best quality education, we put much more from our hands than what we could collect from fee. Along with the main stream education, our institutions strive to shape a student into a better human being. Parents should give their children roots and wings. Roots stand for the values of family, values of culture, values of humanity, etc. Wings stand for freedom with responsibility. Do not pressurise your children, instead give them opportunities to explore themselves. Students should develop their grasping ability and questioning ability. Questioning mind is the basis of every innovation. Grow taller in life. God bless you”. Mr Alwyn Menezes- Vice Principal proposed vote of thanks.

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