Tirpude Institute of Management Education believes in comprehensive development of its students. The management at college carries a strong belief that parallel to imparting business education, the young generation of students also needs to be oriented and made aware of their social responsibility. Translating this conviction to practice, the “Rotaract Club of Tirpude’s Management Students” was installed earlier, during this academic year, with a purpose to awaken the social conscience within students.
The club has already carried out a number of projects, which include blood donation camps, nirmaalya collection during Ganesh festival, donation of old clothes, participating in conduct of programmes for specially-abled children, etc. Many more activities are in the offing. Rotary Club of Nagpur is the sponsoring club for Rotaract Club of Tirpude’s Management Students.
The club has a body of students that includes President, Secretary, Treasurer and Directors. All students of the college become members of the club. Various projects are planned and carried out by the students under the guidance of institute Director, Dr. Lalit Khullar, and college faculties. Socially relevant projects are undertaken and efforts are made to bring about a difference in the lives of the underprivileged society members. Issues like climate change, protecting fragile ecosystems in Nagpur, importance of blood donation, caring for the specially-abled, etc. are high on agenda of this Rotaract Club.
FAQs – Rotaract Club of Tirpude’s Management Students
Q1. What is a Rotaract Club?
Rotaract is a Rotary International youth programme, which is established at college level. Every Rotaract club is formed under a parent Rotary club in the city/town.
Q2. What more can I know about this?
Rotaract has grown into a major Rotary-sponsored organization of over 9,500 clubs spread around the world.
Q3. What is the purpose of a Rotaract club?
Rotaract focuses on the development of young adults as leaders in their communities and workplaces. The purpose of Rotaract is –
– to provide an opportunity for young students to enhance knowledge and skills that will assist them in personal development,
– to address the physical and social needs of the communities they see around and
– to promote better relations and understanding between all people through a framework of friendship and service.
Q4. What about the Rotaract club at Tirpude College?
The Rotaract Club of Tirpude’s Management Students installs a new team of office bearers every year. This programme is open to membership and participation by students of BBA, BCCA and MBA studying at Tirpude college.
Q5. Is there any formal structure to it?
Yes, there is. The Rotaract club is run by a body comprising of President, Vice President, Secretary and 6 other Directors.
Q6. What are the activities of the college Rotaract club?
The Rotaract Club activities undertaken involve inviting speakers, social activities, community welfare, care for environment, health & hygiene, road safety and student development. Formal meetings are also a part of this in order to plan for various activities.
Q7. How does conducting these activities help the participating students?
All these activities are aimed at professional/leadership development among young student members and making them conscious of the society and communities we live in.
Q8. Do students get some recognition for being members of the college Rotaract club?
Yes. Certificates are given at end of the Rotaract year to those students who participated in at least two activities (projects) during the year.
Q9. Are all the activities held within the college premises?
No. Some are conducted within college premises and others at places outside college but within Nagpur city.
22nd October, 2016
Saturday, 10 AM
The installation Ceremony of Rotaract club of Tirpude’s Management Students took place on 22nd October, 2016 at Tirpude College. President Alok Goenka of Rotary Club of Nagpur, Rtn Manish Bhati, Secretary, Rtn Rahul Choudhary and Rtn Manish Agrawal, Dr. Lalit Khullar, Director of Tirpude Institute of Management Education, Dr. Sanjay Kavishwar and Prof. Prashant Rajurkar were the dignitaries present for the installation ceremony. The dignitaries from Rotary club were welcomed with signature saplings, after which Umme Salma Malik gave brief information on the previous year’s activities, on behalf of the outgoing president of Rotaract club of Tirpude’s Management Students.
The change of guard took place after the speech, with incoming President Dhwani Parekh accepting the Presidential responsibilitydelivering her acceptance speech. This was followed by installation of other office bearers of the club, as follows: Vice President – Vinay Shukla, Secretary – Aishwarya Praveen, Treasurer – Himanshu Balpande, and the Directors – Shivam Madan, Amrat Kaur Bagga, Ruchira Chandel and Akshay Shivniwar. Dr. Lalit Khullar motivated all the students and committee members during his speech and exhorted them for doing more social good. Pres. Alok Goenka announced the year’s theme to the students, which is ‘Rotary Serving Humanity’. Aishwarya Praveen proposed the vote of thanks followed by singing of the National Anthem. President Dhwani Parekh adjourned the meeting.