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Alumni Meeting On 29-06-2019
St. Mira’s College Alumni Association conducted the first meeting of 2019-20 on 29-06-2019. Dr. Dimple Buche read the previous minutes that were approved and seconded by the rest of the members. Ms. Kashmira Shah discussed the progress of the last academic year (2018-19) and laid down new proposals for the current year (2019-20). The College Alumni Committee also proposed a new Agenda which would enhance the fulfilment of the objectives of the Alumni Association.New means were discussed to increase the strength of the Association; to create a blog and conduct Alumni Interface with the current batches. Both the College Committee and the Association applauded the opening of the Association Bank Account and Dr. Soniya Chavan’s generous contribution of One Lakh Rupees to the Alumni Fund.
Alumni Meet 2018
26th January 2018 was a special day for many reasons. This year our alumni came back to join us for flag hoisting. After that, the St Mira’s Alumni Association was formally constituted in a meeting in the AV Room.
Rupal Gesota of the 1995 batch proposed that Kashmira Shah of the 1980 batch be President and this was seconded by Soniya Chavan from the general body. This was followed by a small video where Kashmira introduced herself. It was then proposed that Asha Panikar of the 2004 batch be Vice President and it was seconded by Meenakshi Balkawde. Asha Panikar addressed the group on the importance of networking and then proposed that Rupal Gesota be the secretary which was seconded by Pooja Tank. They proposed that Gauri Malgi the registrar of St Mira’s College who is an alumnus of the 1992 batch would be treasurer and this was seconded by Jaya Nagrani. Rupal Gesota introduced herself and spoke on what it meant to be a "Miraite".
The other founder members are Elizabeth Kanade, Heshma Daryani and Treta Lulla. Many registered as life members and some as annual members. The association will be formally registered and managed by the alumni themselves.
Once the formalities were completed, the fun and games began. There was a round of Housie organized by Rupal with many prizes to be won which were sponsored by Treta. This was followed by high tea, laughter and memories.
“Mahabharatee” - a Dance Drama Production
To mark the completion of 60 glorious years of St. Mira’s College for Girls, Pune, the Alumni Association of the College presented the first of the series of events- a Dance Drama Production by Kalaayan, titled: “Mahabharatee” on Saturday, 8 th October, 2022 in the College Auditorium at 5.30pm.
The event was organised in collaboration with Artsphere, which has completed its 10 th anniversary this year. The Dance Drama was preceded by a Fund Raiser for Student Aid. The collections from this performance in the form of sponsorships, donations and ticket sale money are going to be channelised towards Student Aid- to meet the educational requirements of deserving students at St. Mira’s College.
The Programme Chief Guest was the well-known College alumni- Dr. Kavita Rao, Global Indian citizen, Banker by profession, Economics Gold Medallist and contributor towards social causes. She opined that her education at St. Mira’s College stood her in good stead and laid the foundation of her journey towards success.
The programme was a resounding success and well attended by donors, sponsors, dignitaries from the Sadhu Vaswani Mission, artistes, representatives from Artsphere, alumni, current and superannuated teachers and students of the College.