Department of Geography, Queen Marys College (autonomous), Chennai is organizing Inter-Departmental Quiz Programme on 22nd August 2016 in celebrating the Madras Day and as well as the centenary of the Department. The organisers have sent requests to the other sister departments to send one team each that consist of 2 students to participating in this QUIZ programme. The first and preliminary round is scheduled on 9th August 2016 where 5 groups will be chosen from the total participants. The final round for these five groups will be held on 22nd August 2016 (Madras Day). The venue of the programme is Assembly Hall, Ground Floor, Queen Marys College, Chennai.
Talk: Kapaleeshwara and Parthasarathy Swami Temples in Chennai- History, Art and Architecture – Aug. 12, 2016
Talk by Dr. Chithra Madhavan.
At 5.00 p.m.
Venue: D.G. Vaishnav College Auditorium, #833, E. V. R. Periyar Road, Arumbakkam, Chennai
Organised by Indo-American Association, Chennai and D.G. Vaishnav College
Open to all. RSVP: 9840040538, 9840933666. 9841445514
The theme this year is ‘Malayalees And Their Link To Madras’ –An Exhibition
Timing:9.30 am to 2.30 pm.
Venue:Ammu Swaminathan Auditorium, Asan Memorial Sr.Sec School.
Open to all.
At Ethiraj College for Women. 70, Ethiraj Salai, Egmore
From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The exhibition will display replicas, posters, artefacts and antiquities from various organisations like Rail Museum of the Integrated Coach Factory, Government Museum Chennai, Port Trust, State Department of Archaeology, and Tamil Nadu State Archives and from Winston A Henry of W& H Book search.
Apart from this public participation, the students of the Department of History, Tourism and Travel Management have also prepared models of various monuments which will be displayed at the exhibition. Old photographs of Madras will also feature in the exhibition.
Open to all.
Inter-Departmental Photo Competition titled “Madras-Straddling Tradition and Modernity “;
Inter-Departmental Slogan Writing Competition on Madras;
Quiz competition for the Non-Teaching Staff titled Madras, Nalla Madras;
Inter Class Travel Writing Competition on Weekend Getaways from Chennai;
Essay writing Competition on Legendary Personalities of Chennai
Inauguration by Mohammed Abdul Ali, Prince of Arcot. Special address by Kombai S. Anwar, journalist and filmmaker.
Note: This is a campus event open to students only, Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.