The Department of Zoology organized a National Seminar on “Coral Reefs and their Conservation”. Rev Fr. Varghese Kuthur( Executive Manager) inaugurated the seminar. Dr MG Sanalkumar Associate Professor and Head of the department of Zoology was the Chief speaker. Dr. Britto Joseph K , Dean of Sciences, who is retiring this year, was honoured. Scientific papers were presented in the second session.