‘The Lamp Lighting and Oath Taking Ceremony’ along with the ‘Freshers’ Welcome Programme’ were organized by the Institute of Nursing, Brainware University on August 30, 2021 at the auditorium hall of the Barasat campus. To grace the occasion, the Dean, Students’ Welfare, Dr Anup Kumar Maity, Mr Dipankar Satpati, CEO of Daffodil Hospital and Mr. Goutam Bhunia, The coordinator of Daffodil Hospital were invited as Chief Guests. A small programme was arranged by the first-year students of B.Sc Nursing and GNM (2020-21 batch). It was attended by the Principal, Madam Sikha Banerjee, the Vice Principal Madam Rajyasree Lata Mahapatra and other faculty members besides the students and participants.
After the warm welcome speech delivered by the host of the programme, Ms Dishani Dey and Ms Tiyasa Hati, the lamp lighting was observed. “Like the light of the burning flame, let us dispel the darkness, defeat the dark times and join hands together to make this world a better place to live in,” said the Dean to inspire his students and spark the spirit of enthusiasm at the commencement of the session.
Thereafter, the Principal of the Institute of Nursing, Brainware University presented a report on the journey of the college so far. This was followed by the Oath Taking Ceremony under the supervision of the Vice-Principal of the Institute of Nursing, Brainware University.
Following a brief interactive session with the newcomers, the cultural programme continued in full swing with beautiful performances including singing, dancing, recitation and dance drama. All the performers – Sayani Saha, Amrita Sarkar, Gargi Kunti – to name a few, were applauded and admired. The event concluded with a vote of thanks delivered by Manisha Samanta, tutor of Institute of Nursing, Brainware University and refreshments offered to the students, teachers and guests.