Hindustan College of Arts & Sciences, English Department, had organized the Elite 2018, an Inter- Collegiate Literary Fest that was participated by 388 students from 34 colleges around Chennai. Dr.T.V.S. Padmaja, Principal, Velammal College of Women, was the Chief Guest for the Inaugural. The Guest of the day gave an insightful address on the nuances of Linguistics and the necessity of English language proficiency in this increasingly globalized and competitive world.
Dr. S. Tirumagan, Principal, gave a special address appreciating the proud achievements of Department of English and expressed his sheer excitement to see the overwhelming participation from different colleges.
In the Valedictory, Dr.Susan Marthandan, Director, HCAS felicitated the gathering and distributed the cash prizes and certificates for the winners of various competitions. Overall Trophy was bagged by Ethiraj College for Women and Anna Adarsh College for Women won the runner – up trophy.