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33rd Tamil Language & Literature Pre-University Seminar

07 May 2022
9.45 am to 12.30 pm

Zoom (Closed event for registered students only)
Yishun Innova Junior College

The seminar will be held in 2 segments with pre-recorded items and livestream segments. The event will begin with the ceremonial lighting up of the traditional lamp, song in praise of Tamil Language, Culture and Aesthetics Club CCA President’s speech, Principal’s Welcome address and Our YIJC students’ survey-based presentation on the theme, ‘Embracing Change: Our Challenges & Choices’. This will be followed by keynote speech 1 by overseas guest speaker Dr N Shalini – Psychiatrist, Public Speaker.

A short break - 10 mins

Segment 2 starts with keynote Speech 2, by overseas guest speaker Mr Yuga Bharathi – Writer, Poet, Lyricist and Public speaker.
Audience and student representatives from the various colleges & Millenia Institute will engage in a dialogue session with the keynote speakers via livestream which will be the highlight of the event.
A creative writing competition will be held in conjunction with the seminar prior to the event.

Competition details:
A narrative write up of 250 to 350 words on the following topics:
`Embracing change, overcome the challenges`
‘Innovation & Creativity is not possible without changes & challenges’
(Top 3 + 2 Consolation prize winners will be awarded)
The event will conclude with prize presentation, a note of thanks speech and filling up Feedback form and photo-taking.