Loyola Institution of Research and Innovative Studies is the new research wing of the college, inaugurated on the 23rd of December, at Arrupe Hall. Mr Prasad Veerapanini, Chartered Accountant Manvi, was the chief Guest, while Mr Thimmiya Shetty Principal Sharada B.Ed College, Manvi, Dr T Narayanachar Professor of L.V.D College Raichur, were guests of honour and Rev Fr Arun Luis SJ, Rev Fr John Thomas SJ and our Principal Rev Fr Royston Madtha SJ were present at the event.
Mr Prasad Veerapanini stressed that the students should participate actively in the innovative researches and presentations which will help them to know the existing trends in the present world, while Rev.Fr.Arun Luis enumerated on the importance of ‘Education is Liberation.’ The Principal delivered the key note address explaining the importance of LIRIS.
The students for the past six months took up various issues of the Manvi region and did a field based study in relation to their individual subjects. The presentation of the students was done under banner of Loyola Institution of Research and Innovative Studies (LIRIS). LIRIS will formally document and acknowledge the work of the students. The presentation took place in three venues, B.Sc students presented in Arrupe Hall, B.Com students presented in Loyola Hall and B.A students presented in the A.V Room.