VISIT OF ALUMNI
On Thursday, the 15th September, 2016, our alumni Mr. Palaniappan Vairavan and his friend visited our school. Mr. Palaniappan Vairavan did his primary level schooling at Alagappa Preparatory School, during the years 1983 to 1985 and after that he was admitted in the Alagappa Matric Hr. Sec. School for Secondary and Higher Secondary Levels during the years 1986 to 1995. After that he completed B.E Computer Science from a reputed college in Trichy. Then he went to California to obtain his Master’s Degree. He has got a great passion for Computer Science and he got into the renowned software organization Microsoft.
Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you’ll find one at the end of your arm.As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands: one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
Mr. Palaniappan Vairavan, along with his friends educated at our school, runs a charitable organization named EZEE in California. It extends its support to the needy students for their education. Many students are benefited by this charitable trust which helps to shape their future.
Affection and gratitude for the Institution
Mr. Palaniappan is very affectionate to the Institution in which he studied. He is very much caring and still he respects the teachers who taught him during the school days. During his interaction with the students in our school, he remembered his Mathematics teacher who inspired him when he was a student. He aspires very much that our Institution should grow and reach the greater heights.
Few things help an individual more than to place responsibility upon him and let him know that you trust him.
He, along with other alumi, has initiated to start Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Scholarship programme in our school. To select the beneficiaries he interviewed a few students who were shortlisted by the school. Based on the criteria fixed, he selected three students of XI standard from our school for the scholarship. Master B. Surya, will be sponsored fully for XII standard and Ms. Karpagapriya and Master. Jayasuriya will be sponsored partially.
Interaction with students
Our Principal, Mr. Kumaran Ganesan adorned Mr. Palniappan with a shawl in front of students and his friend too was honored. He welcomed them and also introduced them to our students.
A well-educated mind will always have more questions than answers.
Our students raised many questions during the interaction session with Mr. Palaniappan. He inspired them by quoting live examples from his life and also asked the students to be friendly with their teachers and respect them. He guided them in various aspects and also assured that he will extend his possible help for the students of our school in future too.
Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.