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RRC

Year of Inception 2006
No. of units 1
No. of Awareness programmes conducted on Blood Donation and Aids Awareness

Events conducted:

 

  • Voluntary Blood donation.
  • AIDS Awareness.

 

Highlights of Red Ribbon Club:

 

  • R. Malar Selvia student of B.Sc., Nutrition, has bagged the best University prize for “Rangoli” on AIDS Awareness conducted at Chennai.
  • Rekhaa student of B.Sc., Interior Design has won the first prize for poster – making on AIDS Awareness.

Committee members are,

 

1 Dr. P.N. Sudha, M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Ed., Ph.D.,
Principal
D.K.M. College for Women,
Vellore-1.
2 Dr. D. Sasikala, M.Sc., M.Phil.,
Assist. Prof. of Zoology
D.K.M. College for Women,
Vellore-1.

YRC

Youth Red Cross: The Dynamics of its Role

 

The Youth of today are the responsible citizens of tomorrow the Most important task of universities and colleges is to equip the student youth to live and play their nation building activity purposefully and meaningfully along with NSS and NCC, the Youth Red Cross Wing has in recent years drawn in to its fold. The main objectives of youth Red Cross are “Health, Service and Friendship”.

 

Important activities of Youth Red Cross Banners

 

  1. Organizing Blood Donation Camps.
  2. Getting First aid Training.
  3. Collection and Distribution of old Cloths for victims of natural disasters.
  4. Disaster management training.
  5. Tree Plantation campaigns.
  6. Environmental Protection Projects.
  7. AIDS Awareness Programme.
  8. Campaigns against smoking, Alcoholism and Drug abuse.
  9. Arranging medical Camps.
  10. Educating the Public in Road safety norms.

 

Youth Red Cross Activities During 2014-2015

 

  1. District level Elocution Contests was held on 01.08.2014 at our college campus. Ten Colleges took part in the contests. The following volunteers won I place in the Elocution contests in Tamil and English respectively. Ms. P. Malathi, II B.Sc.,(Computer Science), Dr. M.G.R. Chockalingam Arts College, Arni. Mr. K. Ram Kumar, III Year E.C.E, Sri Venkateswara Polytechnic College, Adukkamparai. Topic : Indraiya Nilayil Manitha Uyirkalin Mathipu
  2. One day district level Youth Red Cross Training Cum Study Camp was organised on 24.08.2014. Fourteen Colleges took part in the camp.
  3. Four YRC Volunteers along with the YRC Programme Officer participated in the Inter – State YRC Training cum study camp at Bharathiar University, Coimbatore from 12.12.14 to 16.12.14.
  4. Participated in the Blood Donation Camp at Government Thirumagal Mills College, Gudiyattam on 18.10.2014.
  5. Dr. K. Ameenal Bibi, YRC Programme Officer acted as a resource person for the YRC Orientation Programme at Hindustan College of Arts and Science, Chennai  on 22.01.2015.
  6. Organized a Health Programme at the college campus on the topic “Elegant Medical Tips for Healthy Life” on 27.03.2015. Resource Person : “Healer Baskar”.

Youth Red Cross Activities During 2016-2017

  • INTERNATIONAL YOGA DAY was celebrated on 21-06-2016. 100 YRC volunteers participated.
  • Awareness programme on INTERNATIONAL DAY AGAINST DRUG ABUSE AND ILLICIT TRAFFICKING was held on 28/06/2016 at IRCS, Vellore District Bracnch. YRC Volunteers took past.
  • Awareness Programme on “VOLUNTARY BLOOD DONATION” was organized at D Block, Conference Hall on 01/07/2016. 120 YRC Volunteers participated. Dr. Latha Lakshmi M.B.B.S., D.G.O., M.S(O.G)., was the chief Guest.
  • BLOOD DONATION CAMP was organized in the college campus on 22.7.2016. 30 Units of Blood were donated to Adukkamparai Medical College and Hospital, Vellore.
  • ‘WORLD HEPATITIS DAY’ was observed on 27.07.2016 Dr.B.Nandhini M.B.B.S., CMC, triggered awareness about the disease. 400 YRC Volunteers took part.
  • HIV/ AIDS AWARENESS PROGRAMME was held on 09/08/2016 from 11.30 AM to 1.00 PM at D Block Conference Hall. Ms.Malliga Chandran, Director, WHEEL, Addressed the gathering. 500 YRC Volunteers were Participated.
  • GENEVA CONVENTION DAY was celebrated by organizing Elecution, Essay and Drawing Competitions on 17/08/2016.

Essay (Topic): International Redcross Movement

Drawing (Topic): Humanity

Elocution (Topic): Environmental Protection

  • ONE DAY DISTRICT LEVEL YRC STUDY CAMP held on 02/09/2016. 120 YRC volunteers from 16 colleges tookpart.
  • ONE DAY DISTRICT LEVEL ELOCUTION CONTEST held on 14/09/2016.
    1. Topic: Youth Employment in India(5 Minutes)

I Place: Ms.M. Karthiga Kingston Engg. College

II Place: Ms.Ghousia III B.Com., DKM College

  • “INTERNATIONAL DISASTER REDUCTION DAY” Rally was observed on 13/10/2016 YRC P.O. and 50 YRC Volunteers participated in the Rally from Nataji Stadium to Gandhi Statue (Old Bus stand), Vellore

 

Award

 

Dr. K. Ameenal Bibi, Asso. Prof. of Mathematics Received “Best District Organiszer award” for her YRC activities during the academic year 2012-2013, a State award from Indian Red Cross Society, Tamil Nadu Branch, Chennai.

 

PROGRAM OFFICER

 

Dr. Mrs. K. Ameenal Bibi, M.Sc.,M.Phil.,M.Ed.,Ph.D.,
Associate Professor of Mathematics

NSS

The aim and objective of the NSS is personality development of the students through communal service.

 

The objectives of the NSS include:

 

  • Creating social awareness leading to effective action
  • Active involvement in community problems to spearhead social change
  • Bringing about overall development of the student’s personality through involvement in projects
  • Training students for responsible leadership

 

These objectives are realized through various projects under the guidance and supervision of the NSS Programme Officer assisted by faculty members.

 

  • D.K.M -NSS unit was started in the 1980. The college has 4 NSS units, 100 students for each unit and totally 400
    students participate in all the activities of the NSS.
  • NSS of our college organizes various programmes related to community Orientation and encourage students to participate in extension activities in the form of awareness programmes, rallies and community services.
  • The yearly activities of the NSS includes orientation and awareness programmes related to AIDS, breast feeding, tuberculosis, leprosy, blood donation, polio, etc., Important days like Gandhi Jayanthi, World Suicide Day, Voters awareness day, Womens day, World Breast Feeding week, Population day and festivals like Diwali, Pongal and Christmas are also celebrated in order to create communal harmony and integrity among the students.

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Training Programmes Attended by P.Os:Orientation Course at “MSSW”, Chennai.

  • Mrs. L. Uma maheshwari
    Assistant professor of Botany
  • Dr.S.Sasikala
    Assistant professor of Zoology
  • Dr. S. Santhalakshmi
    Assistant professor of Chemistry
  • Dr.G.Vijayalakshmi
    Assistant professor of History
  • Ms .G.Sudha

Training for Trainers at “RGNIYD” Sriperumbudur.

  • Dr.S.Sasikala
    Assistant professor of Zoology

AWARDS RECEIVED

S. NONAMEDEPTAWARDYEAR
1Mrs.S.MythiliCommerceBest P.O2005-2006
2Mrs.K. SarumathyBiochemistryBest P.O2007-2008
3Ms.J.Anisa BegumBiochemistryBest Volunteer2005-2006
4Ms.N.KasthuriBiochemistryBest Volunteer2006-2007
5Ms.S.KalaivaniCommerceBest Volunteer2006-2007
6Ms.S.RevathiCommerceBest Volunteer2007-2008

 

IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES ORGANIZED BY NSS DURING THE YEAR 2015-2016

 

  • 21.06.15 – International Yoga day was celebrated.
  • 13.07.15 – In connection with ‘World Population  Day’, Pledge was taken by the volunteers in presence of Dr. P.N. Sudha, Principal, DKM College, Vellore.
  • 23.07.15 –  In association with Govt. medical department “World Population Day” was conducted.  Human Rally was conducted from Anna Kalaiarangam to Voorhees college, Vellore.
  • 23.07.15 – An awareness program on “Road safety” was conducted.
  • 12.08.15 – In connection with ‘Internationl Youth Day’ pledge was taken by the volunteers.
  • 20.08.15 – In connection with ‘Sadbavana Diwas’ pledge was taken by the volunteers.
  • 26.08.15 – Oonam festival was celebrated by drawing Athapu kolam.
  • 10.09.15 – Rally was conducted from Taulk Office to DKM College, sainathapuram, Vellore.  Signature campaign was also conducted.    Rally was initiated by Rn.R.K. Jaya Prakash, President, Rotary club of Vellore Presidency. Dr. Zubaidha Sultha, Psychiatrist, Meenakshi medical college, Kancheepuram interacted with the NSS volunteers on the topic “ Reaching out & Saving Life”.
  • 06.10.15 – Blood donation camp was organized at DKM College.

 

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  • 12.10.15 – Essay writing and oratorical competitions were conducted in commemoration ‘Youth Renaissance Day’. The winners were sent for District Level competition conducted by Govt. Of Tamil Nadu.
  • 15.10.15 – In connection with Dr.A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’s 84th birth anniversary NSS volunteers participated in the rally.

IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES ORGANIZED BY NSS DURING THE YEAR 2015-2016

S. No. Date Programme Volunteers Participated
1 21.06.16 International Yoga Day was celebrated in Thiruvalluvar University 100 volunteers participated
2 27.06.16 Orientation program to the new NSS volunteers on the motto and objectives of National Services Scheme was conducted. 400 volunteers participated
3 07.07.16

&

08.07.16

In connection with ‘World population Day” speech competition was conducted 20 students participated in the competition. Three of them got the prize. 60 Volunteers participated
4 11.07.16 In connection with “World Population Day” and in association with Government Medical College, Vellore Human Rally was conducted from Gandhi Statue to Town Hall, Vellore.  The Rally was followed by a meeting at Town Hall, Vellore. 300 Volunteers participated
5 13.07.16 Blood Screening test was conducted to test the Hb level of students to donate Blood.  Officials from Government Hospital, Adukamparai, Vellore came to the college to conduct the test.  Nearly 150 students participated and 50 students were selected fit to donate Blood. 150 Volunteers donated blood
6 14.07.16 NSS volunteers donated blood at Collectorate to encourage female blood donars. 40 Volunteers donated blood
7 24.08.16 Krishna Jayanthi was celebrated by distributing sweets and conducting competitions like fancy dress, singing and slogan telling. 300 Volunteers participated
8 15.08.16 Independence day was celebrated.                Dr.N.Thenmozhi, Head&Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry delivered a message on 70th Independence Day.  NSS volunteers participated in various cultural programmes. 400 Volunteers participated
9 16.08.16 Signature campaign Inter – linking of Indian Rivers 200 Volunteers participated
SADHBAVANA DIWAS
10 16.08.16 Drawing competition was conducted. 28 Volunteers participated
11 17.08.16 Painting competition was conducted 32 Volunteers participated
12 18.08.16 Kavithai Writing competition was conducted 21 Volunteers participated
13 19.08.16 Essay writing was competition conducted 24 Volunteers participated
14 22.08.16 Pledge was taken in the presence of Principal, DKM College, Vellore and prizes were distributed to the winners of various competitions. 400 Volunteers participated
Special Swatchchta Campaign
15 19.08.16 College campus was cleaned for Swachh Bharat Mission. Banners were placed after cleaning to maintain cleanliness. 400 Volunteers participated
16 24.08.16 Students were taken to the adopted village Edyansathu for cleaning the Elementary School. 100 Volunteers participated
17 19.08.16 & 20.08.16 NSS Volunteers visited the adopted village. They cleaned the temples, elementary school and awareness programme was conducted on Open Defecation Free Village.

The students gave awareness on Open Defecation Free (ODF) Village.

100 Volunteers participated
18 30.08.16 NSS Volunteers went on Rally empathizing on cleanliness. 100 Volunteers participated
19 30.08.16 Students went for Rally on Swach Bharat. The Students distributed pamphlets about keeping the house and surroundings clean. 50 Volunteers participated
20 31.08.16 Meeting was conducted with Principal of the college and it was discussed about the future plans of sustaining cleanliness in the college it was decided to install Incinerator to dispose sanitary napkins. 100 Volunteers participated
Regular Activities
21 08.09.16 Onam festival was celebrated by drawing Athapukolam. Sweets were distributed to the students. 50 Volunteers participated
22 02.09.16 World Suicide Prevention week was observed. Various competitions were conducted on the topic such as Essay, drawing, painting, drama and speech competitions. 45 Volunteers participated
23 09.09.16 In connection with World Suicide Prevention Day. Rally was conducted from Vellore Taluk office to DKM College, Sainathapuram, Vellore.

Signature campaign was also conducted.    Dr. Zubaidha Sulthana, Psychiatrist, Meenakshi Medical College, Kancheepuram Delivered a Talk on the topic “Say no to Suicide” Mr. Chandrasekar, Udavum Ullangal and Mr. Naveen President, Lions Club of Vellore took part in the program. Prizes were distributed to the winners. An awareness regarding suicide prevention was created among the students by lighting the candles.

100 Volunteers participated
24 16.9.2016 “World Ozone Day”

To create awareness for the prevention of pollution, Drawing and Painting competitions were conducted.

50 Volunteers participated
25 22.09.16 Dengue Awareness Programme was conducted and the NSS volunteers were asked to examine the college campus, hostel and the nearby residential areas and were asked to create awareness among the public. 150 Volunteers participated
26 28.09.16 “NSS Day” was celebrated Former NSS program officers were honored. Sweets were distributed to the students. Cultural Programmes were conducted. 100 Volunteers participated
27 06.10.16 Three NSS programme officers attended NSS PO’s meeting at Thiruvalluvar University.
28 18.10.16 Bharat Rathna A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’s Birthday was celebrated as, “Youth Awakening Day”. Dr. K. Kalpana, Assistant Professor of Tamil, AAA Arts College, Walajapet addressed the gathering on the topic “Achievements of Abdul Kalam”.        Dr. Vinayaga Moorthy, Librarian in Thiruvalluvar University, motivated the students by delivering a speech on the topic “Life history of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam”. 150 volunteers

Participated.

29 27.10.16 Diwali was celebrated. Fire service Vellore District demonstrated how to crackle fires safely. 200 volunteers

Participated.

30 31.10.16 Sardhar Vallabai Patel birthday was celebrated as “Rashtriya Ekta Saptah” Oath was taken for National Unity. Rally was also conducted. 150 volunteers

Participated.

31 31.10.16 The Death Anniversary of late Smt. Indira Gandhi was observed as “Rastriya Sankalp Diwas”. Dr. G. Sujatha, HOD & Assistant Professor of Tamil delivered lecture on the “Life history of Mrs. Indra Gandhi”. 150 volunteers

Participated.

 

LIST OF NSS PROGRAM OFFICERS:

1Dr. P.N. Sudha, M.Sc., M.Phil., M.Ed., Ph.D.,

Principal

D.K.M. College for Women,

Vellore-1.

2Dr. S. Santha Lakshmi, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

3Dr. G. Vijayalakshmi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of History

4Ms. J. Janani  M.Com. M.Phil.
Assistant Professor of Commerce

5Ms. M.Angelin Mercy, M.A. M.Phil.

Assistant Professor of English.

 

NCC

The NCC plays an important role in moulding the character of young women. It develops leadership qualities among the cadets and inculcates the spirit of sportsmanship in them.

 

The objectives of the NCC

 

  • To develop qualities of courage, comradeship, discipline, leadership, secular outlook, spirit of adventure, sportsmanship and the ideal of selfless service among youth to make them useful citizens.
  • To create a human resource of organized, trained, and motivated youth, to provide leadership in all walks of life including the armed forces which will be always be available for the service of the nation.

 

Number of Cadets 54
Units 1
Number of Regular Extension Programmes 3

 

Awards Received

Lt.Dr. (Tmt.) A.Amirthavalli,

 

  1. Lieutenant rank as NCC Officer at the Officers Training Academy, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh
  2. Best Officer Medal at CATC Camp on 14th of June 2009, held at Avadi Vel Tech Eng College, Chennai by Commanding Officer.Col. N.Ragunath.1.T.N. Gr.Bn NCC Chennai.
  3. Best ANO Award was given by Camp Commandent Col.Gokula and Directorate Camp Commandent Lt. Col. Baskar. Kerala Directorate at the National Level NIC Camp Held at Kollam on 4th of January 2011.

 

NCC activities

 

The following competitions were conducted in various places at the national level. The students of DKM College won prizes in almost all the activities and even won the ‘gold medal’. The details are given below:

S.

No.

Date Place Inter Collegiate

/state/National

Competition

 

Prize Winners
1. 10-09-2009 to

20-09-2009

Bhuvanaswari Orrisa National- NIC Cultural     —
2. 12-06-2009 to 22-06-2009 Nayar Dam Kerala National- NIC All Indian Rock Climbing Expedition     —
3. 24-12-2010 to 04-01-2011 Kollam Kerala National-NIC Cultural 1st Prize
4. 06-07-2011 to 26-07-2011 Ladak Kashmir National-NIC Cultural 1st  Prize
5. 15-09-2011 to 26-09-2011 Kanpur Uttrapradesh National-NIC Cultural 2nd Prize
6. 19-10-2011 to 30-10-2011 Pedapuram Kakkinada National- NIC Cultural 2nd Prize
7. 18-01-2012 to 29-01-2012 Patoudi Delhi National-NIC Cultural    —–
8. 12-04-2012 to 24-04-2012 Lakshadweep  Island National-NIC Cultural    —–
9. 01-10-2012to 12-10-2012 Kanpur Uttrapradesh National -NIC Cultural 2nd Prize
10. 04-10-2012 to 11-10-2012 Darjeeling National -NIC Cultural 1st Prize
11. 28-09-2012 to 15-10-2012 Darjeeling National-NIC In all the Activities 1st Prize

“GOLD MEDAL”

12. 08-05-2013 to 17-05-2013 Ooty National-NIC Cultural 2nd Prize

 

List of cadets selected for  RDC and TSC for the year 2008 – 2013

 

RDC:Republic Day Parade Camp

 

  • 42608/07   CUO       S. Lokeshwari   – IGC – RDC
  • 42575/08   CDT        V. Kalpana        – IGC – RDC
  • 42203/09   CDT        S .Devidurga     – IGC – RDC
  • 42575/10   CUO       G.Suriya            – IGC – RDC
  • 42196/11   L/CPL    R. Harini            – IGC – RDC
  • 42215/11   CDT       S. Shalini           –  IGC – RDC
  • 42236/12  CDT        K.Nithya             –  IGC – RDC

 

TSC: ThalSainik Camp

 

  • 42609/07   CDT   J.Shakila        IGC – TSC  (Coimbatore)
  • 42618/07   CDT  R.Gitadevi        IGC –TSC (Coimbatore)
  • 42580/08   CDT  M.Sivagami      IGC – TSC (Madurai)
  • 42215/09   CDT  P.Mahadevi      IGC – TSC (Trichy)
  • 42201/09   CDT  G.Seetha          IGC – TSC (Trichy)
  • 42196/09   CDT  A.Kala              IGC – TSC  (Trichy)
  • 42577/10   SGT  S. Gayathri      IGC – TSC  (Tanjore)
  • 42207/11   CPL  D.Poornima      IGC – TSC  (Trichy)

 

Details of  NCC programme 2009 – 2014

 

Date Activities Chief guest Venue
16-02-2010 Awareness Programme on organ Donation With NSS DKMC DKM College For women
02-10-2010 Honouring the cadets won the National  Award IAS Collector R.Rajendran
05-02-2012 Cancer Awareness Programmme With NSS DKMC DKM College,Vellore
20-03-2012 Cultural Integration Programme With NSS DKMC DKM College,Vellore
05-12-2012 AIDS Awareness Programme With NSS DKMC DKM College,Vellore
07-12-2012 Ex Service Man Flag Day, Fund Collection Rally Dr. K. Revathi DKM College,Vellore
Year                                                      Event  
2009-10 ·      Awareness Programme on organ Donation

·      Mass Tree Plantation in Kaniyambadi Taluk

2010-11 ·      Honoring the cdts who won the National Award in NIC in order to encourage all cadets

·      Mass Tree Plantation in Elavambadi Village 3000 trees were planted

2011-12 ·      Cancer Awareness Programmme

·      Cultural Integration Programme for the cadets of Bihar, Jharkand& TN

2012-13 ·      AIDS Awareness Programme

·      Ex Service Man Flag Day, Fund Collection Rally

2013-14 ·      9 students of our college participated and undergone training in traffic control and regulation through N.S.S. from 3-7-13 at Vellore.

A. Karpagam, V. Kavitha, M. Jeevitha, V. Nirosha, S. Thenmozhi, A. Haritha, M. Pongi, B. Divya and S. Somaiya from II. B.Com.

Lt.Dr. (Tmt.) A.Amirthavalli,

Head, Department of History