Goa Multi Faculty College organized a pragmatic and innovative program for Elected Student Representatives of different Higher Secondary Schools in Goa titled “GMFC-LEAD 2K15” at V S Laad HSSC Complex, Pilliem-Dharbandora on the 14th of August 2015. This day long program marked the presence of over 120 students accompanied by one Faculty Coordinator each from 12 Higher Secondary Schools from varied nooks and corners of Goa.
This program, unique of its own was conceptualized with intent to polish the leadership skills of students by involving them in socio political discussion with peers and experts; to inculcate among students good leadership qualities and attributes; to instil in them sense of responsibility, accountability and deeper set of personal and societal values; and to make them understand how to navigate respectful solutions to differences of viewpoints.
GMFC-LEAD 2K15 did attain all its states objectives through power packed sessions on several themes associated with leadership by eminent experts from diverse backgrounds.
Distinguished Dignitaries were escorted on to the dais by Principal of Goa Multi faculty College, Dr. Manasvi Kamat. While welcoming the Representatives of different Higher Secondary Schools and guests, Principal of the College emphasized the need to have good leadership acumen as members of Students Council. She appreciated all the higher secondary schools for nominating students in large numbers and thanked teachers for accompanying students for GMFC-LEAD 2K15.
Mr. Ganesh Gaonkar (MLA & Chairman of SSPES) in his welcome address appealed students to reap maximum benefits from this exemplary opportunity offered by Goa Multi Faculty College. As Elected Representatives, you need to continually strive to improve yourself and develop skills and GMFC-LEAD 2K15 is one such platform which will provide you valuable inputs which you need to put into practice in your schools and community, he remarked.
While addressing the gathering Dr. Manoj Kamat provided brief overview of the college with a special emphasis on courses offered, college activities, faculty strength to list a few. He also outlined the objectives of GMFC-LEAD 2K15 and acquainted participants with layout of the program. He acknowledged all the students and teachers for deciding to be a part of this program.
Mr. Kaustubh Kamat (HoD of BBA Department & Coordinator of GMFC-LEAD 2K15) proposed vote of thanks and expressed his gratitude to dignitaries and participating Higher Secondary Schools.
The GMFC-LEAD 2K15 comprised of five sessions by distinguished speakers on pivotal aspects concerning the topic of Leadership Development.