“Do what you can, with what you have, Where you have”
– Theodre Roosevelt.
With the guiding philosophy, “Only a life lived in the service to others is worth living“. The Interact Club of N.S.N. Galaxy and N.S.N Spectrum is for youngsters ranging from 12-18 years of age. It develops leadership skills and personal integrity and also respect for others. It helps the students to understand the value of individual responsibility and hard work.
We began the year with the inauguration of the Interact Club on 26.06.2015. The installation ceremony for the academic year 2015-2016 was held on the same day. Students of Std.IX and XI participated actively in the installation programme.
The installation of the new members was followed by a key note address by the Interact Chairman Rt.Muthusamy, who appreciated the commendable work done by our Interactors in the previous year.
Following the success of last year’s projects the club continued its activities this year too.
With the guiding philosophy, “Service above Self” we, the Interact Club of N.S.N. Galaxy and N.S.N. Spectrum organized for a special service in a temple. Around 30 members were taken to the LakshminarasimhaPerumal Temple at (Pazhaya) Old Seevaram nearKancheepuram. Students with a willing heart participated in the cleaning work in and around the temple.
‘The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation’.
A guest lecture was given by PDG Rtn. A.S.Venkatesh on 27.07.2015 on the topic ‘Self Motivation’.
He narrated the incident that took place in the life of former American President, Abraham Lincoln. He encouraged the students to have a goal in their life and not to give up the goal at any cost. He inspired the students by quoting the autobiography of Edmund Hillary, the firstperson to climb Mt.Everest, who succeeded in his 35th attempt.
Our students enjoyed his talk and got inspired and promised to reach greater heights.
Street Play on Environmental cleanliness:
Interact Club of N.S.N. Galaxy presented a street play on 05.02.2016 in the neighbourhoodto create awareness amongst the public about the health issues faced by students because of the garbage that is thrown near the school compound by the public. It was a great learning experience for the students in their journey towards becoming responsible citizens. Also few student representatives from the Interact Club went to Pallavaram Municipality and gave a petition to MLA and other higher officials. The Interact Club of Spectrum from NSN Chitlapakkam presented a street play on Bio-diversity in the neighbourhood.
Rally on Road Safety:
A campaign was held on 19.2.2016 by the Interact Club students to create awareness on Road Safety among the Public. The Interact members participated in the Campaign and distributed pamphlets enthusiastically.
Blood Donation Camp:
A blood donation camp was organized on 05.03.2016 by the Interact Club with the support of Jeevan Blood Bank. All the Interactors actively participated in the camp in order to ensure that there was a large number of donors.
The Interact Club of N.S.N. Galaxy and NSN Spectrum have grown into a vibrant and active club willing to strive hard to serve the society and develop into good Samaritans.
“Service to humanity is the rent we pay for living in this planet.