Cuddalore – At St. Joseph’s seminary on August 14th a debate was conducted on the topic of “Is social media a power of construction? Or a trick for destruction?” Mrs. Jancy, of St. Anne’s school, was the chief guest and judge. The speakers from each side presented marvelous arguments. The debate came to an end with an impartial conclusion that social media is enabling us to move forward and can therefore be considered a power of construction.
On Independence Day (August 15th) in which each and every Indian very proudly celebrated, the St. Joseph’s seminarians and the Don Guanella boys home students celebrated the day glorifying India and remembering the bloodshed of our forefathers. Fr. John Paul Britto and Fr. S.P. Samy were present for the ceremony in which Mr. Kaviyarsan of the forest department hoisted the National Flag and was followed by many traditional and cultural events performed by the seminarians and boys home students.
To build the relationship with the neighbors, St. John’s seminarians, a friendly volleyball match was played on August 17th.