District Governor - Rtn. Manjoo Phadke
Editor - Rtn. Madhur Dolare

Ms. Larissa Santos Silva's Impactful Journey as an Inbound Exchange Student in Pune, India Back
The Inbound candidate Ms. Larissa Santos Silva, sponsored by Rotary Club de Tres Logoos, Cidode das Aguas, RID 4470, Brazil arrived in RID 3131 on 4th January 2024.
She completed her internship in a Pre Primary School named Kids’ World and a Secondary School named D.I.C.’s English Medium School. She taught the nursery students and the
students from Class V to Class VII. Principal Mrs. Harsha Joshi guided her during the internship. She also completed her internship in the Department of English and Cultural
Department, Prof. Ramkrishna More College, Akurdi. She studied English Literature and Indian Culture and attended the International Poetry Workshop, Bollywood Dance Workshop
and Theatre Workshop. Principal Dr. Bejami Lobo, Vice Principal Dr. Hiralal Sonavane, Prof. Dr. Manjusha Dhumal, Head, Department of English and Prof. Dr. Shilpagauri
Ganpule, Chairperson, Cultural Committee, Prof. Ramkrishna More Collge, Akurdi mentored her during her stay. She expressed her views about the Comparative Study of the Brazilian and Indian Education Systems in Prof. Ramkrishna More College, Akurdi, Pune. She was felicitated as the Exchange Student by the Vice Chancellor Hon. Dr. Manohar Chaskar, Swami Ramanand Tirtha Marathwada University, Nanded, Maharashtra on the occasion of the Annual Gathering of the College. She also participated in the dance erformance. She spoke on Brazilian Culture in the Weekly Meetings of the Rotary Club of Chinchwad-Pune and the Rotary Club of Pimpri Eite. She visited Yoshama And Company (Pune) Private Limited. She participated in a two-day picnic at Wai, District Satara organised by Rotary Club of Chinchwad-Pune. She was felicitated at Shree Sainath Balak Mandir, Chinchwad on International Women’s Day. She was hosted by IPP Rtn Ram Bhosale and Rotary Club of Pimpri Elite and PP Rtn Prasad Ganpule, Rotary Club of Chinchwad-Pune. President Rtn Yatish Bhatt, President Rtn Ashok Shinde, Rtn Harsha Joshi, NGSE Chair, Events and President Rtr Vaidehi Joshi, Rotaract Club of Ramkrishna More College, Akurdi and Rtr Sameer Ganpule, Rotaract Club of Pimpri Elite gave their assistance.

Inbound Beneficiary: Ms. Larissa Santos Silva
Name of the Host Clubs and Host Families: Rotary Club Chinchwad-Pune: PP Rtn Prasad
Ganpule, Rotary Club of Pimpri Elite: IPP Rtn Ram Bhosale
Sponsor Club: Rotary Club de Tres Logoos, Cidode das Aguas, RID 4470, Brazil