Fourth Foundation Day of SXUK
St. Xavier's University, Kolkata
celebrated its 4th Foundation Day on
Saturday, February 8, 2020. The Hon'ble
Governor of West Bengal, Shri Jagdeep
Dhankhar was the Chief-Guest and the
First Lady, Smt Sudesh Dhankhar had
The Governor congratulated the students for being part of the Xaverian family. He said, "You are all fortunate to study at St. Xavier's University while I did not have this opportunity. Make the best use of your study here and become good leaders of India with Xaverian values."
Dr. Purnendu Roy, MD and Chairman of Genesis Hospital delivered the Foundation Day lecture on "Physical and Mental Health of Students to shoulder responsibility as leaders". His talk mesmerized the audience who cheered him with repeated applauses.
Earlier, Fr. Felix Raj, Vice-Chancellor, in his welcome address, expressed his gratitude to all visionaries and builders of the University for their tireless and consistent efforts. He announced that M.Com classes would be held in the morning from July 2020 for the benefit of students who can pursue their professional courses or seek placements in companies.
The annual magazine of the University, Xaverianum 2019, was released by the Governor and other dignitaries.
Award winners in different categories on the Foundation Day
|Category||Teachers and Staff Members||Students|
|Secured 100% attendance||Dr. Somak Sen
Mr. Atanu Dey
Mr. Prasun Bag
Ms. Mousumi Mazumdar
|Ms. Sayantika Pal
Mr. Newton Tripura
Ms. Riya Saha
Ms. Richa Seal
Ms. Harmonjot Kaur
Ms. Nutan Xaxa
Ms. Suparni Halder
Ms. Sudarsana Ganguly
|Longest time spent in the Library||Ms. Riya Saha|