Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Campus Buzz

Inaugural of the online Bridge Course program to learn English

CHANDIGARH:An online “Bridge Course program” for hundred students of Dashmesh Publish
School, District Qadian, Gurdaspur has been initiated here Monday. The online program for one
month was organized by Regional Centre for Entrepreneurship Development (RCED), Chandigarh in
collaboration with Satnam Sarvkalyan Trust (SST), Mohali.

Bollywood sensation "Arushi Nishank" enthralls Aryans Students

MOHALI: New bollywood sensation, Indian classical dancer, actor, film producer and environmentalist Arushi Nishank interacted with the faculty members & Aryans students of Management, Engineering, Law, Nursing, Pharmacy, B.Ed, Polytechnic Diploma, Education and Agriculture on virtual platform organized by Aryans Group of Colleges, Rajpura, near Chandigarh.

Khalsa College Institutions Raise Concerns Over Common Admission Portal

AMRITSAR: An emergency meeting was today held at Khalsa College in which the Principals of all the seven Guru Nanak Dev University-affiliated-Colleges under Khalsa Colleges Charitable Society (KCCS), Amritsar raised serious concerns over the new Common Admission Portal, being launched by the Punjab Government.

RBU inks pact with Max Hospital

MOHALI: Rayat Bahra University has signed a memorandum of understanding with Max Super Speciality Hospital for training and placement of nursing students.

Registration for Ganga Quiz competitions extended to May 25

CHANDIGARH: In view of the great enthusiasm among the students, the registration for the Ganga Quiz competitions has been extended to May 25, 2021.

Online Study material for CBSE Students

The Central Board of Secondary Education abridged as CBSE is under the Union Government of India and is one of the most prominent and prestigious educational boards in the country. 

International Nurses Day Celebrated at Aryans Institute of Nursing

MOHALI: Aryans Institute of Nursing (AIN), Rajpura Near Chandigarh celebrated International Nursing Day under this year theme " A Voice to Lead: A Vision for Future Healthcare ". Students and Staff of GNM, ANM & B. Sc. Nursing organized an oath ceremony on virtual platform focusing on the true value of nurses to the people of the world. Dr. Anshu Kataria, Chairman, Aryans Group presided over the function.

Aligarh Muslim University reels under Covid attack

AGRA: More than 40 serving and retired faculty members, plus several non-teaching staffers of the Aligarh Muslim University have succumbed to Covid-19. Each day, the graph is going up.

PFUCTO supports 'work from home' demand of PCCTU

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Federation of University and College Teachers’ Organisation (PFUCTO) has supported the ‘work from home’ demand of the PCCTU.

Oakridge International School organized workshop in which 25 Schools of Nepal and North India participated

 MOHALI: Oakridge International School organized workshops for 25 schools of Nepal and North India. 371 teachers from these 25 schools participated in 'Virtual Job Alike Session'. The teachers of Oakridge International School presented 25 sessions which enriched the learning of the community that helps children to gain conceptual clarity through experiential learning.

AICP in Association with GNA University organized a Webinar on NEP2020 & its implementation in higher Education

PHAGWARA: AICP in Association with GNA University organized a Webinar on NEP2020 & its Implementation in Higher Education over a virtual platform. Under AICP decision, there will be total 12 Webinars happening every month, and GNA University is the first in Punjab that has taken the initiative of the series. The sole objective of the Webinar was to discuss in detail the NEP2020 and its supposed role in Higher Education.

Offline exams in higher institutions postponed across the country

NEW DELHI: Due to the second wave of Covid, the Union Ministry of Education requested to postpone all offline examinations scheduled in the month of May, 2021.

Chitkara University's school of Pharmacy gets Toxicology grant

CHANDIGARH: In a major boost to Chitkara School of Pharmacy’s global initiative to create a safer and healthier world, the Society of Toxicology (SOT) has sanctioned a grant of US $4,000 under SOT Global Initiative Funding 2021.

Jagat Guru Nanak Dev Punjab State open University, Patiala Conducts National Webinar to Commemorate the 400th Birth Anniversary of Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji

PATIALA: Jagat Guru Nanak Dev Punjab State Open University, Patiala organised a One-day National Webinar today, to commemorate the 400th Birth Anniversary (Prakash Purab) of Hind Di Chadar, Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji.

Holiday Declared in PU Regional Centres/Affiliated Colleges Located in Punjab

CHANDIGARH: It is hereby notified that the Offices/Institutions/Regional Centres/ Rural Centres/Affiliated Colleges of Panjab University located in the State of Punjab will remain closed on Saturday, 1st May 2021 on account of 400th Birthday of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji in terms of Punjab Govt.

Law firms recruit graduates of Jindal Law School

SONIPAT: O P Jindal Global University's (JGU) Jindal Global Law School (JGLS) has secured a commendable 36 zero-day placements for the batch of 2021, the university said.

Boarding Schools Champion Life Skills in Children

79 Engineering Students of CGC Jhanjeri Placed in Leading Companies

MOHALI: Another successful year shouldered as Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Jhanjeri concluded various placement drives on a high note. The numbers speak for themselves with 79 of the engineering students getting placed in leading companies.

Judges must think of economic principles when making decisions'

SONIPAT: Every order of the judiciary is likely to have an economic impact, thus judges must be guided by economic principles when adjudicating matters, said experts at a two-day virtual event hosted by O P Jindal Global University (JGU) and CUTS International.

Rayat Bahra University bags coveted SAP award

MOHALI: The Rayat Bahra University has won ‘One District One Green Champion’ Award by Mahatma Gandhi National Council of Rural Education, Union Ministry of Education, under Swachhta Action Plan 2020-21.

LSAT India 2021 online entrance advanced to May 29

SONIPAT(Haryana):The Law School Admissions Council or LSAC, the US-based non-profit known for organising entrance tests for law schools worldwide and India, on Monday took an unprecedented decision to advance its previously scheduled June Test to May 29.

PU Postpones PUSA and PUCCSA Elections

CHANDIGARH: In view of the fresh Covid 19 guidelines re-imposed to prevent further spread of Corona Virus, by Chandigarh Administration and Punjab Government, Panjab University, Chandigarh has postponed PUSA and PUCCSA Elections 2021 and fresh date of election will be issued accordingly.

online training on “Solar Systems” by Polytechnic school

MOHALI: University school of Rayat Bahra Polytechnic & skill development has organized an online training on “Solar Systems” by UTL Solar Pvt. LTD. Gurugram.

NASA launches mini helicopter on Mars in historic feat

WASHINGTON: In a historic feat for humankind, NASA on Monday successfully launched the first powered, controlled flight of its Ingenuity Mars Helicopter on another planet.

Aryans organizes scholarship Mela for students

MOHALI: Aryans Group of Colleges, Rajpura, Near Chandigarh organized a scholarship Mela for the students in the college campus. The program was inaugurated by Sh. Gagandeep Singh (Jolly) Jalalpur, Member, Zilha Parishad Ghanaur was the Chief Guest of this program. Dr. Anshu Kataria, Chairman, Aryans Group presided over the function.

Over 850 join workshop on heartfulness

MOHALI: The University School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Rayat Bahra University organized a 7-day virtual workshop on Heartfulness Enabled Leadership Mastery (HELM), a unique NEP 2020 initiative for complete campus excellence, in association with Heartful Campus of Heartfulness Institute, Kanha Shantivanam, Hyderabad.

Expert allays fears about use of GM crops

MOHALI: University School of Agriculture Sciences of the Rayat Bahra University organised an expert talk on `GM Crops regulations: Scope and Opportunities using CRISPR Cas 9 Genome Editing Approach’ by Dr Vinay Yadav, Assistant Professor Central University.

Private universities asked to give beds for Covid patients

LUCKNOW: UP Minister for Medical Education Suresh Khanna has asked private universities to dedicate exclusive beds for Covid patients.
In the last three days, 2,000 additional Covid beds have been arranged with the support of the private universities.

15,000 UP schools switch over to English medium

LUCKNOW: The Uttar Pradesh government has converted 15,000 primary and upper primary schools into English medium, with a view to modernise the education system.

O.P. Jindal Global University launches India's first University Administrative Service

NEW DELHI: In a path-breaking initiative, O.P. Jindal Global Institution of Eminence Deemed to be University (JGU) has announced India's First University Administrative Service (UAS) programme for its graduates.

Students of GNA University grabs placement in HCL

PHAGWARA: GNA University adds another feather to its cap by grabbing positions in HCL, an Indian Multinational Information Technology (IT) services and consulting company, headquartered in Noida, India. The Faculty of Computational Science at GNA University always make a sincere attempt to give maximum technical exposure and motivate their students in acquiring the best education and seek placement in the best brands by establishing a strong network and relationship with the industry and academia.

Classes to start from August at Agriculture College Balowal Saunkhari: MP Manish Tewari

BALACHAUR: Classes will start from August at the Agricultural College being set up at Balowal Saunkhari, Regional Research Center, Punjab Agricultural University. This was stated by Member Lok Sabha from Anandpur Sahib and former Union Minister Manish Tewari during a meeting with officials at the Regional Research Center here today in the presence of MLA Balachaur Darshan Lal Mangupur and Punjab Large Industrial Development Board Chairman Pawan Dewan. He said that the first installment of Rs. 13.70 crore has been released by the Punjab government for the construction of this college at a total cost of Rs. 34 crore.

PUCA & PUTIA demands IKGPTU to conduct online examinations due to COVID

MOHALI: In view of rising infection of CORONA pandemic, the Punjab Unaided Colleges Association (PUCA) today requested Vice Chancellor, IKGPTU, Jalandhar, Dr. Ajay K Sharma to conduct the pending examination through online mode.

BHU makes arrangements for Covid positive students

VARANASI(Uttar Pradesh): Keeping in mind the rapid spread of Covid cases, the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) administration has taken specific safety measures with immediate effect for the management of Covid-19 positives cases in the hostels.

Webinar dedicated to the 400th birth anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur at Government College Bholath

BHOLATHA/KAPURTHALA: As part of a series of events dedicated to the 400th birth anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur ji by the Punjab Government, a webinar was organized by the Punjabi Department at Government College Bholath.

Step towards building Skill University; Construction of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Skill Institute at Sri Chamkaur Sahib starts

CHANDIGARH: The Skill University at Sri Chamkaur Sahib, the ambitious project of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh is soon going to be a reality.

Vaccination camp organized at RBU

MOHALI: A special Covid-19 vaccination camp was organized at the Rayat Bahra University here on the initiative of Sahila Bahra, Vice-President (Academics), of the Rayat Bahra Group of Institutions. A team of doctors led by Dr Manjit Singh of Civil Hospital, Mohali, administered the vaccination to the eligible staff members and employees.

CUH Students selected for Industrial Training

KONT PALI(Mahendraarh):Four students Jilshid, Jilshad, Farsin and Prasad of Final year Post-graduation of Hotel Management under the Department of Tourism and Hotel Management of Central University of Haryana (CUH), Mahendragarh, have been selected by the interview process for industrial training at the famous five-star Hotel Sheraton Grand in Bangalore.

Corona vaccination camp organized at Khalsa College, over 100 vaccinated

AMRITSAR: Over 100 staff members including senior teachers were vaccinated at the day-long- anti-Covid-19 Vaccination Camp, organized at Khalsa College Campus here. The camp was organized by the management of the College in collaboration with the Department of Health, said Principal Dr. Mehal Singh.

World health day celebrated at Kamla Nehru College for women,Phagwara

PHAGWARA: Department of Sciences of Kamla Nehru College for Women, Phagwara celebrated ‘World Health Day’ on April 07, 2021 by organizing a series of online events on poster making, slogan writing and video clips under the theme of ‘Building a Healthier & Fairer World’.