The first batch of Master of Social Work (MSW) students of St Xavier University Kolkata paid a visit to Salesian College Sonada, 29 January 2019. There were 20 students and 3 faculty members in the group led by Assistant Professor Paritosh Mazumdar.
Other visiting faculty members were MSW Professor-in-Charge Dr Sucheta Paul and Assistant Professor Dr Rupa Biswas.
On arrival, the visitors had a brief inter action with Principal Dr George Thadathil who was leaving for Siliguri campus.
Vice-principal Fr C.M. Paul took charge of the group and after welcome refreshments of red tea and biscuits, the group sat down to be briefed on Tea Plantations and the social involvement of the college.
After a brief visit to the Radio Salesian studio and dekho of the infrastructure, the group had a photo session.
The HoD of Sociology Assistant Professor Miss Sumina Chhetri had an informal interaction with the visiting faculty and exchnexchangedaged plans for future course of action.
St. Xavier’s University, Kolkata established in January 2017 is a private, Jesuit university located in New Town, Kolkata. It was inaugurated on July 7, 2017 with Dr (Fr.) Felix Raj SJ as Vice-Chancellor.