With the end of Day 1, and spirits pumped, came Day 2. The second day of the Saathi Trivia Weekend was one to be filled with nervousness, competitiveness, and anticipation. Anticipation for the fun, the games, the interaction, and the much-awaited prize distribution. The four teams Jagat Bhari, Nusta Rada, Bass Ka Bhava, and Vishay… Continue reading Saathi Trivia Weekend #Finale
Saathi Trivia Weekend : Team-3 #Jagatbhari
For Team Jagatbhari, a WhatsApp group was created by the leaders Ishika, Sanika, Parikshit, and Aditi, encouraging participants to interact and enjoy. The group was named Jagatbhari, which conveyed our genuine, downright feelings. Four subteams were formed - Online Chichore, Golmaal Crew, Hera Pheri, and Dostana Express, and one of these teams would represent Team… Continue reading Saathi Trivia Weekend : Team-3 #Jagatbhari
Saathi Trivia Weekend : Team-4 #VishayHard
Team Vishay Hard was the fourth team in Saathi Trivia Weekend whose interaction was scheduled on May 1, 2021, at 6:30 PM. Because there were students from the first year who still hadn’t visited the college, a short video was played for them in the beginning. This video had memories from last year’s events conducted… Continue reading Saathi Trivia Weekend : Team-4 #VishayHard
Saathi Trivia Weekend : Team-2 #BassKaBhava
On the occasion of Maharashtra Day, Team #BasssKaBhava had a traditional dress as its theme. At 4.00 p.m., everyone joined the session dressed in Maharashtrian attire. The program opened with a round of introduction called ‘Main Hero Apni Movie Ka’. Each person had to introduce themselves in the light of their favorite movie character, or… Continue reading Saathi Trivia Weekend : Team-2 #BassKaBhava
Saathi Trivia Weekend : Team-1 #NustaRada
All the covid-19 news, work, and no play make Jack and Jill dull, sad people. That’s exactly how everyone felt staring at their screens with hours of online lectures, assignments and receiving no good news whenever students checked their phones. Saathi Trivia weekend was like a breath of fresh air filled with positivity and fun… Continue reading Saathi Trivia Weekend : Team-1 #NustaRada
Poem on SAATHI
Never forget what Saathi gave youJust take a step forward and ask: How can I help you? Recall all those times when you smiled in A3,When your soul and theirs felt genuinely free. Remind yourself of those memories you made,Of the million feelings that were felt but left unsaid. Never forget what Saathi gave youJust… Continue reading Poem on SAATHI
7. Admission and Scholarship Forms
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
A HEAVEN IN POVERTY
Hospital is a heaven filled with God-like Doctors but poverty prevails there in ways similar to this true story... 14-06-19 : I wasn't exactly ill, but some health issues had popped up. For treatment, I had to visit a government hospital. Again, hospital mentioned, it was a bit serious. That day, I borrowed bicycle from… Continue reading A HEAVEN IN POVERTY
2. Saathi Orientation 20-21.
After the initial interaction with the First Year blind students, it was time to have an orientation for all the volunteers who were eagerly waiting to know what Saathi was, how it works, and the treasure of fun that lies within the four walls of A3. Registration forms were already sent across the First-Year students… Continue reading 2. Saathi Orientation 20-21.
1. First Interaction with New Saathi Students.
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
VPf Creation : Powered By Vargshikshak
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
First Collaboration for Let’s Record!
Our very First Collaboration with MANAV NGO Pune -04 Saathi Enabling Centre is collaborating with MANAV - A Pune based NGO to take our initiative, Let'sRecord to a greater height. The collaboration is sure to yield more volunteers, more audiobooks, more students and a bigger Let'sRecord and Saathi family. We feel very proud that our… Continue reading First Collaboration for Let’s Record!
Let’s Record @punekar_news
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
Problems of the Student Community
नई सरकारे आएगी और जाएगी, लेकिन किसी ने भी आजतक छात्रों की समस्या को जड़ से हल करने का प्रयास नहीं किया है। Read the full news article here. 1) Scholarship and DBT Issue : The challenges and difficulties faced by students in the course of their education often remain unheard. We believe that the… Continue reading Problems of the Student Community
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
15.Let’s Record Initiative
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
12.Louis Braille Day Celebration and Scholarship Distribution.
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.
The Departmental Fest of Saathi
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
10) Saathi Fest
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
Cultural Fest ( Spandan )
Cultural Fest of Spandan - 4th January 2020, Louise Braille Day -The second day of the fest was even more exciting. On 3rd January 2020, Spandan was organized by the students of Fergusson College. Spandan is a cultural fest in which students of Fergusson are given a stage to perform their various art forms. Starting… Continue reading Cultural Fest ( Spandan )
Appreciation From Blind School
This is the message which Let's Record Initiative received from Teachers of Jagruti Blind School, Pune. (The English translation is available below the original message in Marathi.) देखो हम कैसे लोग है जिनके प्यार को प्यार मिला, हमने तो बस कलियां मांगी थी फुलों का हार मिला! Hello 😊! प्रिय लेट्स रेकॉर्ड टीम 2020 सस्नेह… Continue reading Appreciation From Blind School
13) Book reading Activity
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9) Computer Classes and Braille Corner
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
8) Writers for exams, assignments and recordings:
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:
6) Collaboration with NSS and Thatapi Trust
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
5) Guest Lectures
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
4) Clean A3 ( Saathi Department )
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 )
3) A meet with Subhash Karmarkar Sir
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
2) Help the Blind Foundation (Interview)
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)