Oath taking ceremony of Students' Council at St. Xavier's College, Digha, Patna

The induction of Students' Council at St. Xavier's College was organized in a solemn way in the College auditorium on 27th September at 12.30 PM. Twenty four council members who were elected by their fellow students in their respective mentoring classes pronounced solemnly that they would perform their duties and responsibilities seriously and sincerely.

The Chief Guest of the function was Sr. Jaculine Jesu SCN, the administrator of Kurji Holy Family Hospital, Kurji, Patna. She said to the students that the council members are placed with much trust to carry out their duties and that this is a golden chance for them to become great leaders. A 3 minute video clip, on being the change one advocates, was widely appreciated by the students and the staff.

The Director of the College, Fr. Joe Thadavanal, SJ and the Principal, Fr. T. Nishaant, SJ were present during the function. Smriti, a BCA part I Council member remarked, “I never realized that I am expected to be a role model and a leader. The function was awe-inspiring and impressive."

Towards the end of the programme, Sr. Jacky and Mrs. Sushma Kumar motivated the students to donate blood in a blood donation camp which is to be organized on September 30, 2013, on the eve of National Blood Donation Day.

The programme was organized by the Vice Principal, Fr. Sushil Bilung, SJ and Dr. Marie D'Cruze, SJ. Mathew, Richard, Anamika and Nizel were the anchors.