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Teachers Day 2020

Academic Year2020-21
Event Date5th September, 2020
FacultyProf. Smita Dalvi, Prof. Kavita Sawant
VenueYoutube (Live Streaming)
Link to the Eventhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KOQEJ2UDky8

Event Details:
Mahatma Education Society observed Teachers Day on 5th September, 2020 on an online platform this year due to the pandemic scenario. Dr. Daphne Pillai, Co founder of MES group of institutes started the event by addressing all the faculties of MES institutes. Principal of Pillai College of Architecture Dr. Sudnya Mahimkar and faculties were present on this occasion. Dr. Daphne Pillai appreciated the efforts of staff and teachers for getting them updated on the new skills of teaching, hosting webinars and online trainings.

Still form the live screening of Teacher’s Day event

Faculty Achievements

Faculty Achievements

Student’s Achievements

Student’s Achievements

Faculties performing in the event

Faculties performing in the event

Dr. K. M. Vasudevan Pillai addressing staff of all the institutes under Mahatma Education Society

The highlights of the achievements of all the institutes were screened on this occasion. Achievements of faculties and students of Pillai College of Architecture we also appreciated which are mentioned below:

A. Faculty Achievements:

  1. Prof. Smita Dalvi received PhD from IDC School of Design, IIt Bombay in August 2020
  2. Book Publication: January 2020, ‘Great City- Fading Heritage’, Published by MES and released by Dr. K. M. Vasudevan Pillai and Artist Sudhir Patwardhan.
  3. Prof. Tejashree Lakras received Saint Gobain Scholarship for ‘Kalyan Smritigandh’ Project
  4. Prof. Kavita Pradhan Scored Highest in the NPTEL course

B. Student’s Achievements:

  1. Three teams Masters program of Urban Design at Pica qualified to the final stage of Mumbai Metro- ORF competition in which two teams bagged 2 out of eight awards securing first runner up and best transformative ideas prizes respectively.
  2. Two teams from the final year of B.Arch. achieved first and third prize in ‘Transperance’ National Design competition.

Student’s Achievements:
Cultural programs were also organised on this occasion. faculties from various institutes performed dances from their homes and institute campus.

Dr. K. M. Vasudevan Pillai, Founder of the Pillai group of Institutes addressed the faculties. He recalled the memories of starting the institute 50 years ago. He guided all the faculties and staff to tackle the pandemic scenario. He further explained the economic status of the country and its impact on the educational institutes. The event concluded by showcasing social activities of MES.