Department conducted a Seminar on the topic “Inspire & Ignite – An Introduction to Bio-informatics” on 30th August 2017, Dr. Saritha Namboodiri, Associate Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, VTB College, Sreekrishnapuram.
Department of Botany in collaboration with The Arya Vaidya Pharmacy, CIMH, Kanjikkode conducted an awareness programme on “Chuttuvattathe Oushadhasasyangal” as extension activity on 26th August 2017. Mr. K. Sasikumar, Agriculture Officer, CIMH took class about medicinal plants around us and its importance. Medicinal plant saplings were distributed to parents.
Students of our department planted medicinal plants in the green house on World Environment Day.
As part of Competence Building Programme a talk on “Research Aptitude Development” was delivered by Dr. Deepa K. Narayanan, Post Doctoral Fellow, CUSAT on 7th March 2017.
Department of Botany in collaboration with IRTC, Mundur and Ottapalam Municipality Ward No.20 conducted an extension programme on “Household Waste Management” on 3rd March 2017. Dr. B.M. Musthafa, Research Co-ordinator, IRTC, Mundur took class to local people about waste management.
Seminar on “Herbarium Techniques & Digital Resources in Plant Systematics” by Dr. K. Azeez, Associate Professor & Head, Department of Botany, Unity Women’s College, Manjeri on 08-02-2017.