National Service Scheme
The National Service Scheme (NSS) is a program organised by the Ministry of Education and Youth Service to afford opportunities and training in service to the community and to the nation, for students with an aptitude.
Each student attending the NSS will be required to put in 120 hours of service activity each academic year and he will be expected to maintain a diary showing details of his participation duly countersigned by the Programme Organizer.
A variety of service programmes like Adult Education, Community Welfare, Vegetable Gardening etc., are available under the NSS pogramme. Certificates will be issued to deserving members on the completion of their two-year term. Members are expected to participate in all the training programmes and work camps organised from time to time.
- Sri S. Manimaran - Coordinator (Day College)
- Dr. S. Sivasubramanian (Day College)
- Dr. E. Ananda Vijaya Sarathy (Day College)
- Sri J. P . Vivekanandan (Day College)
- Sri K. Ravichandran (Evening College)
Report of Activities
The NSS V Unit of RKM Vivekananda Evening College was inaugurated on 21.12.2010 for the academic year 2010-11. Mr. Raja Hussein (N.S.S. Coordinator, University of Madras) was the Chief Guest on this occasion. Swami atmaghanananda, the Secretary of the college and Dr.S.Swaminathan, the Principal, were present.
Blood donation camp was held on 27.01.2010 and 31.01.2011. More than 700 students from Evening College donated blood.
Two rallies one on Obesity on 26.2.11 and other on Eesha on 1.1.2011 were organized. More than a hundred students participated from NSS Unit.
42 Volunteers of the Unit contributed immensely by exhilarating their disciplined service in the National Youth Day Programme which was held at RKM students Home on 11.01.2011 and 12.01.2011.
46 Volunteers from the Unit accompanied the police of in Mylapore station controlling the crowed at Theppakulam Festival that was held at Mylapore Tank on 19.01.2011 to 21.01.2011.
50 students of the Unit participated in a State Govt Programme in which distinguished police officers were honored for their service which was held at Nehru Stadium on 21.01.2010.
13 N.S.S Volunteers participated in the organization of the I.C.C.Cricket World Cup at Chepauk Stadium in March 2011.
An Eye Donation Rally was organised by Rajan Eye Care on Sunday 28th,August-2011,at Chennai Light House, in which more than 250 students of our college NSS V Unit Participated. Mr.Jeyakumar was the Speaker of Legislative Assembly, commenced the Rally by waving flag.-->