The Dawn of a New Era at ELC: the 2nd Installation of the English Literary Club of KDU

With the promise of a fresh beginning, the 2nd installation ceremony of the English Literary Club of General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University was held on Tuesday, 29th of August 2022, at the Main Auditorium of the Faculty of Defence and Strategic Studies.

Highlighting the achievements of ELC during the first year since its inception, the 1st executive committee of ELC ended their term on a high note, and proudly passed the baton on to the 2nd and newly appointed executive committee. The ceremony was organized by the dynamic members of the club, and it was truly a moment of celebration.

The ceremony was graced by the presence of Prof. KAS Dhammika, Deputy Vice Chancellor- Academics, Mr. Kithsiri Amaratunga, Dean- the Faculty of Management, Social Sciences and Humanities, and many other distinguished invitees, including both civil and military members of the academic and administrative staff, Presidents of other clubs, and undergraduates.

The event was enlivened by a beautiful welcome dance, educative speeches, ceremonial Installation, and entertainment items which showcased the talents of ELC members, all of which made the event memorable.

The former Executive Committee with the Lecturer-in-Charge Ms. VU Jayasinghe and Major. JPWK Abeyawickrama, Head- Department of Languages.