Monday, 28 December, 2015

Zacharias Mar Theophilus Saffragan Metropolitan passes away

Dr. Zacharias Mar Theophilus Saffragan Metropolitan passed away yesterday evening due to a brain hemorrhage. He was 77. The bishop was well known in the ecumenical field and reached out to leaders and members of various other churches. He was also known to be a person who worked for the poor and needy and was one of the most senior bishops of the Marthoma Syrian Church. The funeral will be conducted tomorrow in Thiruvalla, Kerala. The principal, faculty and staff of the UTC offer their condolences.

Wednesday, 2 December, 2015

The Nation of Refugees performing tomorrow

The UTC, Bangalore will be performing a play titled "The Nation of Refugees" tomorrow (Thursday, Dec 3) at 6 P.M. at the Charles Ranson Hall, UTC. Entry is free.

The play talks about the struggle for a place to live and be human and looks through the journey of a young woman and her past, present and future. It explores the various facets of human struggle, family, celebration, power, nationhood and being a refugee. The play seeks to draw our attention to the possibility of a reversal of roles and the exploration of a common space for all.

The play is directed by Mr. Jain Syriac Babu and has Rebecca, Irene, Prazwal, Rajkumar, Gandhi, Sam Ragland, Ivan, Ashley, Hanson, Ben and Jerry in various roles. The cast is ably supported by Feroze, Fawas and Malavika Rao in charge of stage, lighting, sound, choreography, sound and costume.

Tuesday, 1 December, 2015

Christmas Carol service

The UTC Christmas Carol service will  be held on Sunday, December 6, 2015 at the Charles Ranson Hall at 6 PM. The UTC choir will be singing songs and will be joined by various regional fellowships of the college. The theme for this year is "Christmas: Seeking refuge in a home away from home."