The Debate Club in Govt.Sanskrit College inaugurated by our principal Dr.K.Unnikrishnan on 10th August 2016 at 1’30 pm.On that day an open forum was held on the topic’ Gender Justice’.The Convenor of the Club is Dr.R.B.Sreekala and Joint Convenor Dr.P.K.Pradeepvarma.The club includes 5 other Teacher Members and 10 Student Members. Teacher Members are Dr.N.A.Shihab, Sri.M.P.Gireesh, Dr.Shabana Habeeb and Smt.Bindhya K.S.The club meets every Friday from 1PM to 2PM.
Several activities were done by the club.Students in the club participated many competitions like essay writing,quiz competition ,oration etc and won prizes.On Independence Day,a quiz competition on National Movement was held in the college under the club.Keralappiravi Day celebrations was organized by Dept.of Malayalam in association with Debate Club.During this day a quiz competition,essay writing and discussion were done on Malayalam Language and Literature.IN o ctober 2nd,Gandhijayanthi Day,an open forum was done on the topic,The Influence of Gandhian Ideas.
On 12th January 2017,National Youth Day,there was a panel discussion by the Debate Club members on the Rights and Duties of Youth in Modern India.International Womens Day was celebrated[March 8] by the Debate Club members.On that day an open forum was held on the topic Women in the Changing World.In association with the Onam Celebrations,the Debate Club members along with the other clubs participated in many programmes in the college.
We are planning to include many more activities to develop the communication skills vital for all young people ,both to succeed in their education and in later life.