“A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.” - James Keller Sharing your knowledge does not mean less for you but more for others. That was precisely the case in Saathi’s upcoming initiative. *March 2020* A: “These exams are making me go crazy. So stressful.” B: “Don’t worry re, it’ll be over soon. The last… Continue reading 11. Virtual Study Circle
Sometime during mid-March, the Pandemic hit the world, and students of all the colleges faced major problems adapting to the new online method of learning and appearing for exams from home. For the blind students, the challenges were a level harder, but a team of Saathi volunteers was set up to assist the blind students… Continue reading 7. Admission and Scholarship Forms
It's a sincere thanks to Possiabilities.com for speaking with us, for raising the issues of visually challenged students and for writing a wonderful article about Saathi & Let's Record. Click here to read the full article. :: Todays Quotes :: Not all of us can do great things, but we can do small things with… Continue reading Thank You Team Possi_Abilities!
This article was written and improvised by the author as a part of an in-depth report submitted to the Department of Communication and Journalism, Savitribai Phule Pune University. The author holds an interest in writing about issues related to human rights, gender issues, and politics. The article has been published in Kartavya Sadhana, a magazine… Continue reading Kartavya Sadhana Magazine covered our Let’s Record Initiative
I am writing here to you, to tell you about some of the problems in Post-Graduation admissions in Savitribai Phule Pune University (S.P.P.U.) or in colleges under S.P.P.U. 1. S.P.P.U. has not yet announced the merit list of PG Entrance Exam. 2. Printing mistakes in the results of many final year students have not been… Continue reading Errors in processing results!
Saathi organized ‘Love at NO Sight’ - an interactive session on what's love for blind people, on 12th November 2020, through an online meet on Microsoft Teams in the presence of Mr. Sandeep Kumar Trivedi and Mrs. Vandana Trivedi, a couple who conducts matrimonial meets for blind individuals.The session began at 5.00 p.m. with the… Continue reading 3. Love at NO Sight.
FIRST INTERACTION WITH NEW STUDENTS Saathi’s first group interaction with new First year blind students was held online.on 25th September 2020. It was a welcoming session for them, held in the presence of the coordinators, senior blind students and a few volunteers. Being new to Fergusson College and Saathi, the students were curious about their… Continue reading 1. First Interaction with New Saathi Students.
Saathi Enabling Centre, as a unit of SOEC is aimed at creating a friendly atmosphere for the visually impaired and other differently abled students by bridging the gap between the abled bodied and disabled students in the campus. SAATHI has been working on several issues and the special needs of visually impaired students by efforts… Continue reading SAATHI 2020-2021
🔲On Drive :: 1) History | SEM - 1 1) Landmarks in World History Compiled under Fergusson College Syllabus for Semester I Recorded by SAATHI Volunteers 2) Political Science 1) Political Theory - An Introduction by Ashok Acharya, Rajeev Bhargava Recorded by SAATHI Volunteers 2) A History of Political By George H Sabine Recorded by… Continue reading Audio Notes of Fergusson College, Pune
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLmMwn5H7R4qsI2eg8YkDxP-A2XMoslKHK VPf Creation was started in 2019 to promote small initiatives with the aim to create awareness about Community Service.The team of VPf wishes to produce a Hindi short film on Social Issues in the upcoming days. Stay tuned to our YouTube Channel and click on the icons below to follow VPf Creation on other… Continue reading VPf Creation : Powered By Vargshikshak
If you are interested in knowing how Let's Record was started and how we are bringing a change in the society, do read the article below which was published in the well-known hyperlocal news portal of Pune, Maharashtra. 📰 Punekar News dt. 14/09/20 Click here to read the full article. Let's Record completes half a… Continue reading Let’s Record @punekar_news
"The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but not vision."-Helen Keller Jayant lost his eyes while preparing for UPSC but that didn't stop him from becoming an IAS Officer. Another gem of our community, Jayant Mankale is a visually impaired student from Pune. He secured All India Rank 142 in the Civil… Continue reading Upsc Success Story of Visually imaparied Students
Aniket Bende, Mayuri Atre (T.Y.B.A.) scored 9.1+ CGPA last year Our 2018-2019 batch students got jobs of their interest: Bhushan Baviskar and Akshay Deshmukh now work at L.I.C., India Jitendra Shirsath, Krishna Wagh, Satish Jadhav, Suraj Dhumal, Omkar and many of our students have been selected for serving in various positions in banking sector this… Continue reading 16.ACHIEVEMENTS
https://youtu.be/h2l3gpCOn3M Let's Record, was started when a countrywide lockdown was announced in India on 24 March 2020. Click here to know the reason behind starting Let's Record. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL9qb8STcTJy4QNamFWh9gm2q691nPgh4O It’s a social cause that can be worked for, just sitting at home. This is one of the reason the initiative was designed and it will continue… Continue reading 15.Let’s Record Initiative
Every year, the birthday of Louis Braille, i.e. 4th January is celebrated as Braille Day to honor his brilliant invention of the Braille, a language used by blind people, all over the world. This year, Saathi's program to celebrate the same, was organized in C-6 on 24th of January. The birthday of Louis Braille was… Continue reading 12.Louis Braille Day Celebration and Scholarship Distribution.
Fergusson College has a tradition of conducting departmental fests every year. Many stalls of different games are put up so that students from everywhere can come and participate and win prizes of all sorts. All the departments are supposed to organize their own games and programs and carry them out in the two days they… Continue reading The Departmental Fest of Saathi
If you have the right team with you, then you can do better than every last time! https://youtu.be/csVeg0P_PMw Preparation of Fest :: Memories :: https://youtu.be/oE2jchUXL_k https://youtu.be/7qmsXo28VdQ https://youtu.be/ZG3ySTQNUlE https://youtu.be/KxvR9mKSGwc For the fest, we successfully received sponsorship from the well known company NORD DriveSystems, helping us make our fest better and bigger. We worked, keeping in our… Continue reading 10) Saathi Fest
A one day excursion tour was organized to Shri Ballaleshwar Ganpati Temple, Pali and Akshi Beach, Alibag.Every year, Saathi organizes a one-day trip to some places near Pune. Some volunteers and all the Blind Students go out to relax before the exams begin. This year the trip was on the 5th of February.Sharp at 5:30… Continue reading 11.SAATHI’s Trip
To keep students updated on the technical know how of computing and its techniques, TTI in collaboration with the college runs computer classes in the computer lab equipped with JAWS software. Braille Corner has numerous Braille books to allow extra academic reading for visually impaired students. have you visited Braille corner ? What were your… Continue reading 9) Computer Classes and Braille Corner
Being a part of the autonomous (University) system, the updated versions of the syllabi are being continuously kept pace with and are getting recorded from time to time by our volunteers for helping the students with visual impairment, study on their own. Special assistance is given for preparing visually impaired students for English speaking, grammar… Continue reading 8) Writers for exams, assignments and recordings:
Group picture of Saathis after the successful session. This ice breaker activity 'Music Masti Gappa Gaani' was organized at A2 Hall and it proved to be a very successful one. This was the last event of the odd semester (September 2019). Music Masti Gappa Gaani was a platform for people to come and perform whatever… Continue reading 7) Music Masti Gappa Gaani
Collaborating with NSS, an interactive session had been organized where blind students talked about the way they love a person. They shared how love goes beyond the boundaries of blindness and sightedness. On this occasion, the Head of Tathapi Trust, Amol Sir interacted with the students.The event was organized at Kimaya in Fergusson College. The… Continue reading 6) Collaboration with NSS and Thatapi Trust
Fayaz, an ex-Fergussonian (Computer Teacher) visited the college along with Head of Manobal Foundation, Manjushri Madam and a VI Student who cracked MPSC Exam.Fayaz, an ex-Fergussonian, visited the college and met the students to motivate them to work for Saathi and society. He is a blind ex-student of Fergusson College and has learned how to… Continue reading 5) Guest Lectures
As an activity, Saathi organizes a cleaning activity in which the volunteers who wish to help can come to A3. The main message behind this activity was to make the students realize the importance of cleaning. Saathi wanted to tell students that working can be fun. All the other rooms in the college are swept… Continue reading 4) Clean A3 ( Saathi Department )
सुभाष करमरकर ( Subhash Karmarkar ) Sir, an orator and a Founder of divine vision world family ( Click here to View the Magzine ) Subhash Karmarkar Sir, who had visited he college on the occasion of Braille Day ( 4 January 2019 ) made a small visit to A3. In month of August 2020.He… Continue reading 3) A meet with Subhash Karmarkar Sir
The next event was interview by Help the Blind Foundation of Chennai. Its members Mr. Satwalkar Sir and Mr. Kulkarni Sir had come to interview the blind students.This foundation gives scholarships to visually impaired students on the basis of their overall academic and extra curricular performance and for the same purpose they had come to… Continue reading 2) Help the Blind Foundation (Interview)
Hello Fam!So here, we are going to talk about "Let's Record" and also about our college based NGO “Saathi Enabling Center”, Fergusson College Pune.Let's Record, is an effort made by the students to be able to provide wide range of audiobooks for our Blind students. This initiative was initially scheduled for the month of July… Continue reading About Let’s Record and Our NGO Saathi
Saathi Enabling Centre, as a unit of SOEC is aimed at creating a friendly atmosphere for the visually impaired and other differently abled students by bridging the gap between the abled bodied and disabled students in the campus. SAATHI has been working on several issues and the special needs of visually impaired students by efforts… Continue reading SAATHI 2019-2020
Click here to open our Book List (Excel File) Which we have Uploaded On Let's Record or Use Search Box to find Your Book 🗣️📱Audiobooks🔊👨🏻🦯 CLICK HERE to Get the English Audiobooks CLICK HERE to get Hindi Audiobooks CLICK HERE to Get the marathi Audiobooks CLICK HERE to get study material of C.E How did… Continue reading Audio Books By Let’s Record
Saathi Enabling Centre, as a unit of SOEC is aimed at creating a friendly atmosphere for the specially abled students. Here, at Saathi, we are each others' family and in this particular series of cultural events and departmental fests which we arranged to add fun and enjoyment to our routine ! Nord Drivesystems has played… Continue reading Thanku NORD Drivesystems