Association

The Physics Association "SPECTRUM" was inaugurated on 20th February 2017. The Chief Guest for the inauguration was Dr M.Rathnakumari, Prof & Head Department of Physics, Velammal Engineering College, Chennai. The Inauguration of "SPECTRUM" started at 10 am with the Devotional song followed by Mother Song. Mrs C.Reeda Lenus Head, Department of Physics welcomed the Chief Guest. Our Principal Dr. V.Renuka Devi addressed the gathering. In her speech, there was a special mention about Dr. A.P.J.Abdul Kalam. Physics Block was named after that great scientist. Dr. M.Rathnakumari, Chief Guest expressed her joy of being part of the Physics Association "SPECTRUM". In her presentation she highlighted on "The importance of Physics involved in our daily activities". Also she spoke on various Innovation techniques, career growth and opportunities in the world today for Physicists. Our Alumnae Director Dr. Rani Christhu Dhas graced the occasion and delivered an inspirational speech.

The Ramanujan Mathematics Department Association was held on 21/09/2016. Principal Dr.V. Renuka Devi insisted the students to use mathematical tools to construct activity based games and pursue higher education. Also, she advice the students to make use of these two to implement the knowledge they have earned and do something useful to the society. Our chief guest Dr. G.P. Youvaraj, Head of the Department of Mathematics, Ramanujan Institute for Advanced Study in Mathematics, University of Madras addressed the gathering. He insisted the students to understand the concept instead of memorizing. He also narrated a small story which moralizes that students should understand and study. He shared his life experience with the students. He asked the students to use the opportunities like CSIR NET/SLET which provides stipend of Rs,18,000 to get Ph.D and become scientist. He insisted that Mathematics not only teaches to shine in maths but also teaches the logical ability to do better in any other field. After his address a one hour lecture was delivered on deriving the formulae of square, triangle, any polygonal picture and approximating the area of any figures.

The Economic Association “ECONOBLE”-16 was inaugurated on 18th oct 2016. The Chief guest Mr.K.Lakshmipathy Reddy, Senior Principal of Vellammal Vidhyashram,Surapet,Chennai, and the Guest of Honour Mrs.S. Selvakumari, Head Mistress of Government Girls Hr.Sec.School ,Madhavaram High Road, Chennai. 12th Standard students with teachers from Vellammal Vidhyashram (CBSE), Sethu Bhaskara Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Government Girls Higher Secondary School, Venus Market, Chennai and Government Girls Higher Secondary School, Madavaram, Chennai were the participants and their gracious presence made the “ECONOBLE 16”- a grand success.

Mr.k.Lakshmipathy Reddy,Chief Guest expressed his happiness to be a part of the Economics Association named “ECONOBLE”. In his inspirational speech, he told that he is totally impressed of college location and greenery. He promised to send his students to Soka Ikeda College Of Arts And Science For Women to pursue their Higher Education in the near future. Follwed by Mr.K.Lakshmipathy Reddy ,Mrs.S.Selvakumari ,Guest of Honour expressed the importance of Economics as a World subject. Students were motivated by her inspirational speech on ‘ECONOBLE’16. She stressed the fact that each and everyone should consider Economics as an important and a valuable subject.The Oratorical competition for the school students on the topics are :

* Socio-Economic and Political Dimension with respect to Uniform services in India.
* Socio-Economic and Political issues in sharing River-Cauvery water.

20 students from 4 Schools participated in the competition. Six winners were selected by the judges based on their performance and was awarded cash prize of Rs.1000 for I prize Rs.750 for II Prize and Rs.500 for III Prize. Jaivarshini of Sethu Bhaskara Mat.Hr.Sec.School won the I prize , II Prize by Tanusha of Sethu Bhaskara Mat.Hr.Sec.School and III Prize by Nisha of Vellammal Vidhyashram (CBSE) for the topic of Socio-Economic and Political Dimension with respect to Uniform services in India. S.Shalini of Government Girls Higher Secondary school ,Madavaram won the I Prize , II Prize by Gayathiri of Government of Girls Hr.Sec.School , Madavaram and III Prize by Neha Vinod of Sethu Bhaskara Mat.Hr.Sec.School for the topic of Socio-Economic and Political issues in sharing River-Cauvery water. 200 Certificates were distributed to the students for being part of the great event. Judges distributed the Prizes to the winners of oratorical competition.

The Corporate Secretaryship Association COSA shift II was organised on 14.10.2016. The chief guest of the day was Dr. R. Gayatri, Professor and Head, St.Peters University and special guest was Dr. S. Porkodi, Assistant Professor, Department of Commerce, Asan Memorial College of Arts and Science. Dr. R. Gayatri gave a wonderful speech on "The Journey of Company Law from 11th century to 21st century" for our amazing students. Dr.S. Porkodi gave her speech on career opportunities to B.Com. CS students and also described about the importance of Tally to our energetic students.

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Department of Information system Management conducted their IKON ’16 Association held on 30th September 2016, the following dignitaries were in the dais the chief guest of the day Mr. T.Dhayalan, Associate Manager, Scope International Pvt. Ltd., Chennai. Special guest of the day was Mrs.Devi Mari Dhayalan, Dr.V.Renuka devi, Principal ,Mrs.G.Vijaya Girija Head, Department of ISM. In the Inaugural address the chief guest delivered an inspiring and motivating speech to our students on the topic MIS and also he mentioned some of the few tips to prepare the bank examination and secret of success. In the afternoon session the events like Maathi – yosi, Mess – up, Business- quiz were conducted for the students.

Computer Applications Association(WEB-IN 2016) of Soka Ikeda College of Arts and Science for Women was inaugurated on 29.9.2016.Ms. N. S. Kiruthika, Head, Department of Computer Applications, welcomed the gathering and introduced the Chief Guest,Ms. V.S. Anuja Rani, Manager, iNautix technologies private limited.Annual report of the department for the academic year 2015-2016 was presented in the form of a website. The Principal, Dr.V.Renuka Devi, in her presidential speech appreciated and encouraged the department for their innovative work. The Chief Guest, Ms.V.S. Anuja Rani, in her inaugural address shared her ideas on how to face the corporate world. She discussed about the importance of coding concepts by highlighting five benefits like logical thinking, dealing with failures, problem solving, critical thinking and collaboration. The video clip from the movie Salt Mango Tree portrayed the importance of communication. She also inspired the students to develop positive attitude through the short film- Kareem’s forest. The second session started with the intra-departmental activities. Various Onstage & Offstage events like Quiz, Powerpoint Presentation & Bit Crunch Byte, Art from Waste were conducted for the BCA department students. The students were actively participated in each and every event and exposed their talents.

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The Computer Science Department organized an Intercollegiate meet Techiecomp’16 on 27th September 2016 to strengthen the capacity of students in various aspects and to gain knowledge in latest tools and technologies. Our beloved Principal Dr.V.Renuka Devi started her talk by encouraging all the participants. She asked the students to share some ideas about uniform forces. She asked the young minds to build an application which will help the uniform forces to win great battles. She shared about china’s intervention in Indian military source and also requested the students not to use the china made products. She also invited the students to contribute to India by using their talent in programming. To participate in off-stage and on-stage events around 300 students from 28 colleges registered to prove their innovative aptitude by their energetic participation. The valediction session was started at 3.30.p.m. The chief guests for the valediction session were Mr.T.Jaya Ram Singh, Vice President, MRPL and Mr.V.Arunachalam, Correspondent and Senior Principal, National Lotus Mat.Hr.Sec.School, Redhills, Chennai. The Chief Guest Jaya Ram Singh as an industrialist shared various thoughts based on his industrial knowledge. By giving the meaning of thump’s up he called upon the students to work hard for their success. The Chief Guest Mr.V.Arunachalam gave his speech which includes perfection. He also asked the students to view the things in a different manner. The prize distribution ceremony begins with enthusiastic and energetic claps. The college which scored 45 points (ie) the Valliammal College was awarded the Overall Trophy.

The Computer Science Association BLOG ’16 was inaugurated on 26th September 2016, at 9.30 a.m. with festive spirit. The beautiful dais was adorned by the presence of the Chief Guest Mr.Sriram, Chairman, Chennai Institute of Technology, Mr.Muthiah Ramanathan, President, Hypnotique circle, Founder Secretary of NLP & TA Circle, Mr. Murugan, Centre Manager, LiveWire, Mr.Subash, Centre Head, Livewire and Dr.V.Renuka Devi, Principal. The Chief Guest Mr.Sriram gave his memorable speech which opened our eyes on “Women Empowerment”. Blog’16 “Student Professional Development Programme” consists of 3 sessions namely “An Inculcation of Soft March”, “Technical Training”, Analytical Development”.

The first activity of the Blog’16 was “An Inculcation of Soft March”. Mr.Muthiah Ramanathan, President, Hypnotique circle, Founder Secretary of NLP & TA Circle was the resource person. He delivered stressing the proverb ‘A friend in need is a friend indeed’. He asked the students to do their work with enthusiasm. Thus his speech built inner power within the students. The second activity of the Blog’16 was “Technical Training”. Mr.Sivaram Athmakuri, Empanelled Trainer/Consultant, See Change Consulting was the resource person. He put forth with PowerPoint presentation and gave a brief introduction about “Project Management”. He gave real time examples for Time Management, Quality Management, Quantity Management etc., He gave various ideas about how to manage a project and he said about various sites which will help us to learn about Project management. The Third activity of the Blog’16 was “Analytical Development”. Mr. S.Gomathinayagam, Senior Software Engineer, Tringapps Research Lab was the resource person. He gave a speech on Cloud Computing and various new apps seen in today’s world. He also explained about the various ways to learn how to build an application. The session gave the students a wide and in depth knowledge of the new concepts and emerging technologies in the field.

The Department of Commerce inaugurated its association PEP(Producers Of Executive Personnel) on 23-09-16. Mrs.V.Sujatha, Head, Department Of Commerce welcomed the Chief Guest Mr.B.Gowthaman (Chartered Accountant) and the Special Guest Mr. Praveen B.Com(Chartered Accountant). Principal Dr.V.Renuka Devi delivered the presidential address and highlighted about the necessity of pursuing higher education for a successful career growth of the students.

Chief Guest Mr.B.Gowthaman emphasized about the growth and importance of Income tax. He spoke about the five heads of Income tax and the recent amendments made in the field of Income tax. He also focused about the importance of PAN cards. He advised the students to try the post of IRS officers and insisted the students about taking up the prestigious CA course after completing their Bachelor Degree.The special Guest Mr.Praveen addressed the gathering with a quote “women are like fire”. He appreciated the multi-tasking talents found in women and spoke about the importance of Professional courses like C.A, I.C.W.A and A.C.S .He insisted the students to take use of two weapons such as sincerity and dedication in order to complete the C.A course successfully. In the afternoon session a debate was conducted in the auditorium on the topic ”pros and cons of online shopping”. The students effectively participated in the debate. On 25-09-16 many interesting events like RolePlay, Words to Win, Cluedo and Mime were conducted as on-stage events. Consumer Awareness, Bisspuzz and Currency Designing were conducted as off-stage events. The best performers were selected and awarded with certificates.

சோகா இகெதா கலை மற்றும் அறிவியல் மகளிர் கல்லூரியின் தமிழ்த்துறை மற்றும் தமிழகப் புலவர் குழுவின் பொறுப்பாண்மைக் குழு இணைந்து நடத்திய தமிழகப் புலவர் குழுவின் 108 ஆம் கூட்டம் 18.09.2016 அன்று காலை 10.00 மணிக்கு நடைபெற்றது. இந்நிகழ்ச்சியில் தமிழகப் புலவர் குழுவின் பொறுப்பாண்மைக் குழுத் தலைவர் டாக்டர். மணிமேகலை கண்ணன், தமிழகப் புலவர் குழுவின் தலைவர் முனைவர் சிலம்பொலி சு. செல்லப்பன், துணைத்தலைவர் முனைவர் வா.மு. சேதுராமன், செயலாளர் முனைவர் மறைமலை இலக்குவனார், பாரத் பல்கலைக் கழகத்தின் துணை வேந்தரான முனைவர் மு. பொன்னவைக்கோ, முனைவர் க.ப. அறவாணன், முனைவர் ஔவை நடராசன், திருமதி தாயம்மாள் அறவாணன், புலவர் செங்குட்டுவன், திரைப்பட இயக்குநர் திரு. எஸ். பி. முத்துராமன் உள்ளிட்ட பல்லோரும் கலந்து கொண்டனர். கல்லூரியின் முதல்வர் முனைவர் வ. ரேணுகாதேவி, தமிழ்த்துறைத் தலைவர் பேராசிரியர் சே. கண்மணி மற்றும் தமிழ்த்துறைப் பேராசிரியர்கள் அனைவரும் இந்நிகழ்ச்சியில் கலந்து கொண்டனர்.

தமிழகப் புலவர் குழுவின் பொறுப்பாண்மைக் குழுத் தலைவர் டாக்டர். மணிமேகலை கண்ணன் அறிமுகவுரையாற்றினார். தமிழ், தமிழர், தமிழ்நாடு, தமிழ்மக்கள் என வாழ்ந்தவர் திரு கி.ஆ.பெ. விசுவநாதம் அவர்கள். தமிழுக்கு இடையுறு நேரும்போதெல்லாம் அவர்களுக்காகப் போராடியவர். திரு கி. ஆ.பெ. அவர்கள். 1958 ஆம் ஆண்டில் தமது 60வது வயதில் புலவர் குழுவினைத் தொடங்கினார். 49 புலவர்கள் கொண்ட குழுவாகத் தொடங்கப்பட்டது. 1999 ஆம் ஆண்டு அறிஞர் அண்ணா நூற்றாண்டு விழாவின் போது புலவர் குழுவின் 50 ஆம் ஆண்டு பொன்விழா கொண்டாடப்பட்டது என்று கூறினார். நிகழ்ச்சியில் கலந்து கொண்ட புலவர்கள் அனைவரும் பேசினர். தீர்மானங்கள் நிறைவேற்றப்பட்டன. அடுத்த புலவர் குழு கூட்டம் பாரத் பல்கலைக் கழகத்தில் நடைபெறும் என்று அறிவிக்கப்பட்டது.

20.09.2016 அன்று சோகா இகெதா கலை மற்றும் அறிவியல் மகளிர் கல்லூரியின் தமிழ்த்துறை சார்பாக திருக்குறள் ஒருநாள் பயிலரங்கம் நடைபெற்றது. நிகழ்ச்சியில் சிறப்பு விருந்தினராக திருச்சி பிசப் கீபர் கல்லூரியின் முன்னாள் தமிழாய்வுத்துறையின் தலைவர் முனைவர் ப.ச. ஏசுதாசன் அவர்கள் கலந்து கொண்டார். பயிலரங்கம் நான்கு அமர்வுகளாக காலை 10.30க்கு தொடங்கி பிற்பகல் 3.30 மணிவரை நடைபெற்றது. முதல் அமர்வுக்கு திருக்குறள் கவனகர் இரா. எல்லப்பன் அவர்களும், இரண்டாம் அமர்வுக்கு இலக்குவனார் இலக்கியப் பேரவைத் தலைவர் புலவர் உ. தேவதாசு அவர்களும், மூன்றாவது அமர்வுக்கு எழில் இலக்கியப் பேரவைச் செயலாளர் சிலம்பிசைப் பாவலர் வே. முனுசாமி அவர்களும், நான்காம் அமர்வுக்கு எழில் இலக்கியப் பேரவைப் பொருளாளர் கவி. தங்க. ஆரோக்கியதாசன் அவர்களும் கலந்து கொண்டனர். அனைவரும் திருக்குறளின் சிறப்புகள் குறி்த்தும் திருக்குறள் வழி அனைவரும் வாழ வேண்டும் என்று வலியுறுத்தி பேசினர். நிறைவு விழாவிற்கு வருகைபுரிந்த திரு. தே. பாலநாகேந்திரன் இ.ஆ.ப அவர்கள் தான் ஒரு வணிகவியல் மாணவன். இருப்பினும் திருக்குறளைத் தேர்ந்தெடுத்ததால் தான் தன்னால் இந்திய ஆட்சிப்பணித் தேர்வில் வெற்றி பெற முடிந்தது என்றும். திருக்குறள் உலகில் உள்ளவரை தமிழ் மொழி வாழும் என்று திருக்குறளின் சிறப்பை எடுத்துரைத்தார்.

சோகா இகெதா கலை மற்றும் அறிவியல் மகளிர் கல்லூரியில் தமிழ்ப் பேரவைத் தொடக்கவிழா 19.09.2016 அன்று நடைபெற்றது. சிறப்பு விருந்தினராக முத்தமிழ்காவலர் திரு. கி.ஆ.பெ. விசுவநாதம் அவர்களின் மகளான திருமதி. மணிமேகலை கண்ணன் அவர்கள் கலந்து கொண்டார். அவர் தமிழ்மொழியின் சிறப்புகள் குறித்தும், தமிழர்களின் பண்பாடு குறித்தும் கூறினார். ஒழுக்கம் மனிதனுக்கு அவசியமான ஒன்று. திருக்குறள் காட்டும் வழியில் நடத்தல் வேண்டும். பெண்கள் தங்கள் உடல் நலத்தில் அக்கறை காட்ட வேண்டும் என்று கூறினார். கூட்டுக்குடும்பத்தின் அவசியம் பற்றியும் வலியுறுத்திப் பேசினார்.

The Intercollegiate management meet Chanakya’16 organized by the department of Business Administration was celebrated on 17th September 2016 at 10.00 a.m. in the college auditorium. Mrs. M. Vijaya Sumathi, Head department of BBA delivered the welcome address and introduced the guest Mr. P. Thanga Mariappan, Head Master, Kalaivani Matriculation Hr. Sec School. This was followed by the inaugural address by the chief guest Mr. P. Thanga Mariappan, who addressed the gathering insisting the importance of women empowerment and how to develop their skills in all the aspects of life.

The following events were conducted for the students from other colleges. On-Stage, Product launch, street play, best manager and business quiz. Off-stage events, Model of a company, corporate brunch and corporate makeover. 56 students from various colleges like Valliammal Coollge of Arts and Science for women, CTTE college, RB Gothi Jain college for women, St. Annes and Sri Krishnaswamy college for women participated in all the events.

The valedictory started by 3.00 p.m. Dr. V. Renuka Devi, Principal, Soka Ikeda College of Arts and Science for Women was the Chief guest for the session. The Principal in her valedictory speech emphasized on power, innocence and authority of women and compared the colour pink with the nature of women and it was a motivating speech. The overall championship trophy was bagged by Valliammal college of Arts and Science for Women.

The inauguration of Department of BBA Association, Deming’s Progeny was held on September 15th 2016 at 11.30 a.m. in the college auditorium.

Mrs. M.Vijaya Sumathi, Head department of BBA delivered the welcome address and introduced the guest Mrs. Mahalakshmi Saravanan, Founder, WEI (Women Entrepreneurs India Ltd). This was followed by the inaugural address which was delivered by the chief guest Mrs. Mahalakshmi Saravanana addressed the gathering and held them spellbound with her unconventional ideas on women empowerment and emancipation. She also emphasized on the need for women not to be weighed down by challenges but to overcome them. She also explained our students regarding the importance of Entrepreneurship and the ways to become successful business women. She promised our students to guide those who are interested in doing business with the ways and means and many students interacted with her with the idea of starting a business and the students were motivated by her address.

The inauguration of Soka English Association was formally organised in a simple and blissful manner on 1st September, 2016 at 10.00 am in the college auditorium.

Mr. B.Purushothaman, M.A., M.Com., M. Phil., B.Ed., Correspondent and Senior Principal, Everwin Group of Schools graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. The inauguration ceremony commenced with a prayer song and then with the lighting of the lamp by the dignitaries.

Mr. B.Purushothamman in his inaugural address threw light on the importance of the English Language Communication. The College Principal in her special address emphasized on the three important aspects which are necessary to face the challenges of the extremely competitive world. They are Language Learning, Entrepreneurship and Empowerment. A scintillating display of the literary models took place on the same day by the students of the English Department. The competitions like ‘Just a Minute’ and ‘Poster Presentation’ were conducted for the other department students. The Chief Guest and the Principal congratulated the winners and distributed the prizes.

Aug31

The Department of Biochemistry of Soka Ikeda College of Arts and Science for Women, Chennai, organized an Intercollegiate Fest Karyon ‘16 on 31st August 2016. Dr. Rajeswary Hari Ph.D., Head, Dept. of Biotechnology, Dr. M.G.R. Educational & Research Institute University, was the chief guest for the inauguration session. Dr. C. Kamatchi, Ph.D., Addl.Head, Dept. of Biotechnology, Dr. M.G.R. Educational & Research Institute & University was the special guest of the event. The Chief Guest in her address stressed on the applications of life science in treatment of disease, development of new chemical formulas for everyday items. She also emphasized on applications of Biochemistry in the fields of Food Technology, Shelter and Pharmaceutical Industry . She enlightened on the demand of life science students in the field of Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, and Toxicology etc. Dr. C. Kamatchi Ph.D spoke on the effects of Superbugs - a strain of bacteria that has become resistant to an antibiotic drug. In her lecture she stressed on the responsibility of human population in controlling the prevalence of Superbugs.

After the Inaugural Session Intercollegiate competitions – Bioflex, Admad, Actout, Pyx-it-Ryt, Biozzle were conducted for the UG and PG students of different colleges. Nearly 160 students from 17 different colleges participated in the competitions. Dr. Rajeswary Hari and Dr.C. Kamatchi were the judges for the events. Mr.V.Amarendiran, Vice-Principal, Sethu Bhaskara Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Chennai, was the guest for the valedictory function. He focused on the applications of chemistry in day - today life. He also congratulated the participants of intercollegiate competitions. The overall championship was bagged by Valliammal College.

Aug30

The inauguration of Biochemistry association - Bioblossom ‘16 was held on 30th Aug 2016 with Dr. Deepa C.Philip, Principal, MMM college of Health Sciences. The Chief Guest gave a lecture on the topic Vitamin–D "Should it be Woman’s Handy". She spoke about the significance and physiological functions of vitamin D in human. She also stressed how exposure of sunlight every day during morning hours can make us healthy. The chief Guest also spoke about the Scope Of Biochemistry and its application in various fields of medicine. As a part of the association activity Intra departmental competitions like poster presentation, model presentation, mini-innovative projects and Just a minute were also conducted.