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NSS

National Service Scheme (NSS)

The NSS at SSEC provides each student with a significant context in which He/She can arrive at a deeper understanding of social reality in India today. The NSS encourages the meaning of the life through service.

By the spirit of seva, the NSS volunteers try to attain to the real knowledge of the person and the environment and to a set of values integral to the Indian way of life.

Motto of NSS

The motto or watchword of the National Service Scheme is ‘NOT ME BUT YOU’. This reflects the essence of democratic living and upholds the need for selfless service and appreciation of the other person’s point of view and also to show consideration for fellow human beings. It underlines that the welfare of an individual is ultimately dependent on the welfare of society on the whole. Therefore, it should be the aim of the NSS to demonstrate this motto in its day-to-day programme.

The main objectives of National Service Scheme (NSS) are:
1Understand the community in which they work
2Understand themselves in relation to their community
3 Identify the needs and problems of the community and involve them in problem-solving
4 Develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility
5 Utilize their knowledge in finding practical solutions to individual and community problems
6Develop competence required for group-living and sharing of responsibilities
7Gain skills in mobilizing community participation
8 Acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitudes
9Develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters
10Practice national integration and social harmony

Programmes
1Special camping ( 7 days )
2Regular activities ( community work ); 120 hours in a year
Activities
1Improvement of campuses
2Tree Plantation
3Constructive work in adopted villages and slums
4Work in welfare institutions
5Blood donation
6Adult and non-formal education
7Health, nutrition, family welfare, AIDS awareness campaigns
8Construction of durable assets
9Sustainable development with emphasis on wasteland development and watershed management.
Major Events Held:
110 days special camp at Vanakanahalli during January 2007
2Blood donation camp during April 2007
310 days special camp at Chikkahosahalli during July 2007
4Blood donation camp during November 2007
5Passport Mela in association with Speed Post @ college campus on 12.02.2008
6 7 days special camp at choodahalli during January 2014.
YearTheme
2007 - 08Save Tigers
2008 - 09Terror Free India
2009 - 10Global Warming
2010 - 11Save Water
2011 - 12Go-Green
2012 - 13Save Energy
2013 - 14Road Safety
2014 - 15Clean India