The Alumni Association of PSGR Krishnammal College for Women hosted a mega Alumni Meet Purples Day 2023 on February 4, 2023. As the College celebrates its Diamond Jubilee year, it takes pride in having secured 6th position ranking among the Arts and Science Colleges in India in NIRF Ranking and A++ Grade in NAAC Accreditation, with the Science departments of the College being recognised with Star Status by the DBT, Government of India.

            The Alumni Association of the College holds Alumni meets, both physical and virtual to enable its alumni who are placed in distinguished positions abroad to be in connect with their Alma Mater every year. Purples Day 2023 was a confluence of about 2500 alumni. As a part of its Diamond Jubilee celebrations, 60 Alumni, who have made a mark on the society through their contribution, towards its welfare, were recognised and presented the Distinguished Alumni Awarded. Alumni merit scholarship to the tune of 6.5 lacs was handed over to the Principal, Dr. P. Meena, also an alumna, by Mrs. Sugantha Sampathkumar, Executive Member of the Association and a proud alumna of the College. She has been with the College for over 5 decades. The scholarship will be distributed to the meritorious and deserving students. The Alumni Merit Scholarship is a gesture of the Alumni’s gratitude to the College and being true to the adage “Be the change that you want to see.”

            The event was not without fun. Kalaimamani Ms. Lavanya Shankar, Dancer and Choreographer, also an alumni of the College, gave a scintillating dance performance. The students of KCW also enthralled the audience by their dance to the theme song of Ponniyin Selvan, the block buster movie. The audience also enjoyed the stand-up comic of Sri. Saikiran Royaprolu.

            During the alumni reaction, the alumni recalled their student days and their association with the staff, department and the College. It was a nostalgic moment of sharing the experiences of their golden period.