JAMMU:Inaugural Function of the “Display Your Talent” 2014-15, an extravaganza of the Fine Arts, Literary, Music, Dance and Theater events commenced by Department of Students Welfare, University of Jammu at Brig. Rajinder Singh Auditorium, in an impressive manner.
Prof. M.P. Singh Ishar, Esteemed Vice Chancellor, University of Jammu was the Chief Guest on this occasion and inaugurated the programme with lighting of traditional lamp in presence of Prof. Pankaj K Srivastava, Dean Students Welfare, Prof. Pawmeshwai Sharma, Chairperson, Campus Cultural Committee, Prof. Sameer Gupta, Co-Chairman, Campus Cultural Committee.
In his address, Vice Chancellor appreciated the role of Department of Students Welfare in organizing Cultural and Literary activities in the University. He lauded the importance of social and cultural activities in preparing students for real life and strengthening their personal skills. He asked the students to prepare themselves for the forthcoming North Zone Uni. Fest to be organized by this university. Speaking on the occasion,Prof Ishar further said that there ought to be more motivation at University and College level to increase the participation of Students in Fine Arts, Literary, Music, Dance and Theater events.The atmosphere need to be created as of that of celebration and time is ripe to raise the level of performance at various levels of the Competition
While welcoming the guests and participants, Prof. Pankaj K Srivastava, Dean Students Welfare, told that such events like Display Your Talent help the students to identify themselves with the University. He added that such activities also improve the organization, presentation and leadership skills of the students.
Earlier two minutes silence were observed in the memory of sad demise of Prof. M.R. Puri, Former Vice Chancellor, University of Jammu and founder of “Display your Talent” and for the victims of flood in J&K State..
Prof. Parmeswari Sharma, Chairperson, Campus Cultural Committee, highlights the “Display Your Talent” from its start and asks the students for more participation.
Prof. Sameer Gupta, Co-Chairman, Campus Cultural Committee, presented the formal vote of thanks.
Rangoli, Debate and Flower Arrangement, events were organized by the Department of Students Welfare on today.
In Rangoli Events
Aarti Slalthia from Department of Psychology, University of Jammu clinched the first prize where as Khusbu Sharma from Institute of Music & Fine Arts, Jammu and Shikha Singh from J.K. College of Education, Kujwani, Jammu, bagged the second and third prize, respectively.
The Certificate of Merits was awarded to Tejaswani Khajuria from Govt. College for Women, Parade, Jammu, Tarun Sharma from Department of Economics, University of Jammu and Jyoti Devi from Govt. College for Women, Gandhi Nagar, Jammu.
Dr. Shubhra Kapoor, Mrs. Sandhra Malhotra and Mr. Mukul Magotra, were the adjudicators for the Rangoli Event.
In Debate Competition:
Sahil Mehta from Department of Economics, University of Jammu bagged the first prize where as Shriya Sharma from MBS College of Engineering & Technology and Druvika Pandita from Govt. College of Engineering and Technology, Jammu, were adjudged as second and third, respectively. The Dr. Surinder Sharma Memorial Team Trophy in Debating Competition clinched by the Team from the Govt. College of Engineering and Technology, Jammu.
Dr. Anupama Vohra and Sh. P.N. Trisal, were the adjudicators for this event.
In Flower Arrangement Event:
Tejaswani Khajuria from Govt. College for Women, Parade, Jammu, bagged the first prize where as Nikhil Verma from the Law School, University of Jammu and Sonika Chalotra from Institute of Music and Fine Arts, Jammu, adjudged as second and third respectively.
The Certificate of Merits was awarded to Mehak from Govt. MAM College, Jammu, Anirudh Gupta from Govt. SPMR College of Commerce, Jammu and Tarun Sharma from Department of Economics, University of Jammu.
Dr. Raj Kumar, Sh. K.K. Sharma and Sh. Ashwani Sharma, were experts for the Flower Arrangement Event.
Dr. Smridhi Arora, Dr. Garmia Gupta and Dr.Sanjay Sharma, were the Teacher in-charges for the above mentioned events respectively and apprised the participants about the rules and regulations about their respective event. The debating Competition was compeered by Jatinder Singh whereas Rakesh Kumar acted as time keeper.
Among others, Prof. Posh Charak, Dean, Research Studies, Prof. M.K. Dhar, Registrar, Prof. Jasbir Singh, Provost Hostel (Boys), Prof. Neeru Sharma,, Prof. Parikshat Singh Manhas, Associate Dean (SW), Prof. Hardeep Chahal, Dr. Ab. Rashid Manhas, Assistant Dean (SW), Jai Kumar Sharma, Spl. Secretary to the V.C Dr. Yudhbir Singh, Assistant Dean (SW), Ifra Kak, Cultural Officer, Sumeet Sharma, Drama Instructor, Members of Campus Cultural Committee, Faculty Members, Teacher Incharges from affiliated Colleges, Scholars, Ruhal Sharma, Secretary, Students Cultural Council, Aenny Matoo, Bharti Sharma and Taniya Sohal, Joint Secretaries, Students Cultural Council, were also present on this occasion.