Inaugural Ceremony of the New Academic Year 2018-2019
Inauguration of the New Academic Year was declared opened by Rev. Fr. Reginald Fernando SDB, the Vice Provincial of Sri Lanka. Rt. Rev. Dr. Raymond Wicramasingha, the Bishop of Galle was the chief guest of the event. The bishop blessed the new community residence and the academic building. A good number of friends, clergy and civic authorities were present on the occasion. Rt. Rev. Dr. Raymond Wickramasinghe, on his inaugural speech, highlighted on the importance of serving God and neighbor in our modern times. Rev. Fr. Thomas Ellicherail SDB, the Rector of Don Bosco Chinthanaloka, felicitated all the staff and students for their tireless efforts in making Don Bosco Chinthanaloka a place of knowledge and culture. He encouraged the academic body to lead the mind and heart of students to explore the world of thought expressed especially through philosophy, religion and humanities. Rev. Fr. Susith Milroy SDB, the Principal, presented the academic achievements of 2017-2018. He congratulated the young graduates of 2017-2018 for their selfless work realizing the dream of higher education through patient and committed work. The young degree holders qualified themselves in FCE B2 awarded by British Council Colombo. The ceremony was colorful with a photography exhibition entitled INDU-COLOURS by a young photographer Rev. Bro. K. Suneth SDB. It included 36 photos regarding the nature, emotions, landscapes, animals, traveling, cultural and architecture captured in India.