Chennai – August 2015 – The month of August has been a memorable month for Hindustan Alumni Association and Hindustan University as the second batch (1986-1990) alumni of the Hindustan University came together along with their families the University Campus in Padur, to celebrate their Silver Jubilee Reunion.
Over 60 alumni travelled all the way to Chennai along with their spouses and children, from different countries – Australia, United States, UK, Singapore, Dubai andIndia -and met on the campus. Dr. Mrs. Elizabeth Verghese, Chancellor, Hindustan University, was the Chief Guest for the event. Dr. Aby Sam, Director, Hindustan Group of Institutions, Dr. Susan Marthandan, Director, Hindustan College of Arts and Science, Dr. Pon Ramalingam, Registrar, Hindustan University, graced the occasion. Deputy Directors, Deans and Heads of Department were also present for the event.
Alumni fondly remembered Late Dr. KCG Verghese, Founder Chairman, Hindustan Group of Institutions, and paid respectful tributes to him. As a mark of respect, alumni felicitated their beloved teachers who taught them during their student days and presented mementos. They also felicitated the Chancellor and Directors of Hindustan University.
The Chancellor, Directors and the Registrar greeted the alumni warmly and appreciated the efforts taken by them in organizing the reunion. They advised that alumni should extend their expertise, talent, time and treasure for enhancing the services offered by the University, and that this would greatly benefit the current students. Prof. Chandrasekharan took the audience on a time travel to the past and narrated several incidents related to the alumni during their time of study. Students presented cultural performances for their senior alumni.
Alumni expressed great delight at the opportunity they got to visit their campus after 25 years. They went around the campus and stated that they are extremely proud and happy to see the tremendous growth and development that took place in terms of infrastructure and facilities. Alumni donated a tree sapling to support the cause of green environment.
Company Name: Hindustan University
Contact Person: Mr. Venu Menon
Address:PO Box No. 1, Padur, Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR), Kelambakkam