College Activities (2021- 2022)

Activities for the Month of January 2022

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Activities for the Month of December 2021

  • Under the aegis of IQAC, the Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) Committee of the college (MGNCRE, Ministry of Education, Government of India) conducted a series of activities as a part of the ‘Gandhi Chhadi’ mission from December 27 to December 31, 2021. Under the leadership of the college Principal, Dr. Maneeta Kahlon, and with the guidance of the SAP coordinator, Dr. Praveen Arora, this five-day campaign aimed to encourage the adoption of an innovative waste collection tool, the Gandhi Chhadi, for ensuring Swachhta.

    Day- 1: The campaign began with a brainstorming session on December 27, 2021, wherein the college management and staff chalked out the campaign outline.

    Day -2: On December 28, 2021, a detailed plan was formulated regarding the activities to be conducted under the Gandhi Chhadi Mission. A Swachhta pledge was also taken.

    Day- 3:On December 29, 2021, the SAP Team organized a workshop on making Gandhi Chhadi. A Campus Cleanliness Drive was conducted in which 20 students of the college participated with full enthusiasm to clean the campus.

    Day 4 & Day 5: On December 30 & 31, 2021, the college students and staff took the initiative of cleaning the area outside the campus using Gandhi Chhadi. This activity served the dual purpose of ensuring cleanliness and promoting the adoption of Gandhi Chhadi to the local population. During the entire period of cleanliness drive, 25 Kg of waste was collected which was used for making compost.

  • The General Secretary of the college governing body, Er. Gurvinder Singh, conducted an inspection of the college building and infrastructure. During the inspection, the various aspects of infrastructure upgradation and maintenance were identified. He highlighted the efforts put in by the college Trust and the Former General Secretary, Professor Gurbir Singh Sarna for the development and growth of the college. He also appreciated the hard work of the college Principal and the Staff for maintaining cleanliness and hygiene in the campus. The Principal of the College, Dr. Maneeta Kahlon assured him that through the joint efforts of the teaching and non-teaching staff, the college will strive to achieve excellence. (December 27, 2021)

    The inspection was followed by the birthday celebration of the General Secretary. The get-together was organized by the Staff Welfare society of the college.

 

  • Dr. Neetu Prakash and Mrs. Satwant Kaur attended a seven-day Orientation program for the NSS program officers organized by Empanelled Training Institute and Institute for Development and Communication at Chandigarh University, Gharuan from December 24, 2021, to December 30, 2021. They were felicitated by the college.

  • The college organized a webinar on the topic “Farm Law Repeal: A Victory of Democracy” to mark National Farmers Day on December 23, 2021. Mrs. Rajwinder Kaur, Assistant Professor, was the Resource Person. She highlighted the importance of the day and also provided an overview of the three contentious farm laws which were rolled back by the Central government. The college Principal, Dr. Maneeta Kahlon urged the students to understand the importance of the contributions made by the farmers for the overall social and economic development of our country.

       

  • GNKCW is committed to responsible and effective e-waste management. The e-waste generated by the college was channeled for safe disposal and recycling through Cosmos Recycling Centre, Ludhiana. A certification was also issued by Cosmos Recycling Centre in the name of the college stating that the material received from the college will be handled in “scientific and eco friendly manner” and in strict compliance with the guidelines set by “e-waste rules, 2016 of Central Pollution Control Board.” (December 19, 2021)
  • Minorities Rights Day underlines the preservation and promotion of the rights of minority communities in India. On this day several campaigns, seminars, and events are conducted to inform and educate people about them. This year, a talk was organized in the college on the occasion of  “Minorities Rights Day” on December 18, 2021. Mrs. Punpreet Kaur, Assistant Professor, highlighted the importance of the day and made the students aware of the scholarship schemes for minority students. She also explained the process of applying for scholarships available on the National Scholarships portal.

      

  • The Energy Management Team arranged the maintenance of defective wires and switches in the Office Management and Secretarial Practices (OMSP) lab with an aim to conserve energy. In addition, new electricity fittings were done for the computers added in the OMSP Lab. (December 17, 2021)
  • Attended scholarship meeting at Nehru Sidhant Kendra: Eight undergraduate students and two postgraduate students attended an interaction session with the scholarship committee of the Nehru Sidhant Kender Trust, Ludhiana for the award of Mittal-Pandey Scholarship. Mrs. Punpreet Kaur, Assistant Professor (Department of Business Management and Commerce) accompanied the students during the meeting. (December 17, 2021)

   

  • To organize Special programs for advanced and slow learners: Through the performance in mid-semester examination and participation in classroom activities, the college identified advanced learners or high achievers and the slow learners in all the classes. Remedial classes were conducted for slow learners to provide scaffolding for performance enhancement. The advanced learners of different classes were given  tokens of appreciation as encouragement for their outstanding performance. The college Principal, Dr. Maneeta Kahlon motivated the students to achieve higher and wished them luck for the upcoming examinations. (December 16-17, 2021)

 

  • To ensure that students learn and work with the latest ICT tools, four new computer systems were added to the computer lab of the Department of Computer Science and Applications on December 16, 2021. These computer systems meet the latest configuration of a multimedia computer system for educational purposes and include, i5 10th generation processor, Windows 10 operating system, upgradable to Windows 11.

   

  • Under the aegis of IQAC, Greenery Management and Swachhata Action Plan Committee of college organized a Chrysanthemum Show in the campus on December 16, 2021. Students and faculty members enjoyed the picturesque view of beautiful chrysanthemums in full bloom at the premises. Chrysanthemums symbolize joy, optimism, loyal love, and long life. This has become a recurring feature of the college landscape that every year with the hard work of our supporting staff, students of the committee and teacher in-charges, the college is blooming in colours of nature.

  • Sangrand celebrations at GNKCW

    The college celebrated ‘Poh’ month’s Sangrand (December 15, 2021) to mark the first day of the month according to the Indian traditional calendar. The college students recited soulful Kirtan. Mrs. Maninder Kaur, Head, PG Department of Business Management and Commerce highlighted the importance of this day.
    The college Principal, Dr. Maneeta Kahlon, staff, and the students prayed for the well-being of everyone.     

 

  • The Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) committee in collaboration with the Department of Fine Arts celebrated National Energy Conservation Day on December 14, 2021. On this occasion, 33 students of Fine Arts made posters on Energy Conservation. In addition, different ways of energy conservation were discussed.

                  

  • The Staff Welfare Society of the college organized a lunch get-together on December 11, 2021 to celebrate the birthdays of the teachers which fall in the month of November. Token of love was given to the college Principal, Dr. Maneeta Kahlon, and the college teachers, Dr. Parveen Arora, Department of Public Administration, Ms. Neha Dawar, Ms. Ekroop Kaur, Ms. Shubra, Department of Business Management and Commerce, and Mrs. Balwinder Kaur, Department of Fine Arts. Token of affection was given to the members of non-teaching staff, Mr. Suresh from the Administrative office, and Mrs. Harvinder Kaur, a member of Library staff. Token of gratitude was given to supporting staff: Mr. Baljeet Singh and Mr. Ramesh. The coordinators of the Staff Welfare Society, Mrs. Jaswinder Kaur, and Mrs. Punpreet Kaur organized the celebration. Principal Dr. Maneeta Kahlon congratulated the members of the staff on their birthday and wished them success in all their endeavors.

                            

                  

           

  • Parent Teacher Association of the college organised Parent Teacher Meet on December 11, 2021. The parents were given warm welcome by GNKCW team members. During the meet, an open interaction was held with parents of students from different streams. Various students oriented activities and extracurricular activities were discussed with parents. Academic performance of the students was shared by subject teachers. Parents were also asked for their suggestions in this forum. The event was organised under guidance of Coordinator Mrs. Manpreet Kaur and Co-coordinator Dr. Madhu Dhawan.

  • Under the aegis of Internal Quality Assurance Cell, the College initiated the noble task of granting Scholarship in the name of former General Secretary of the college Governing Body, Prof. Gurbir Singh Sarna to Fatherless Beti’s of the college. Prof. Sarna was a visionary and philanthropist who always thought of providing education to the marginalised and deprived sections of the society. Under this program, twenty four students were awarded scholarship by the college authorities to provide equitable education to all the students. Principal Dr. Maneeta Kahlon appreciated the noble initiative taken by the college as it would provide an opportunity to the students who unfortunately lost the earning member of their families. General Secretary Er. Gurvinder Singh Sarna further asserted that the management is always looking forward to help the needy students in every possible way. (December 09, 2021)

 

  • The Water Management Team of the Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) Committee of the college has been working diligently towards water conservation. The water coolers of the college are regularly maintained to ensure clean drinking water. In addition, broken drainage pipes of the water cooler in the Commerce block were repaired to ensure zero water wastage. (December 09, 2021)

  • The Waste Management Team collaborated with Cosmos Recycling Unit, Ludhiana for proper disposal of e-waste. Non-functional computer systems and other equipment that had reached the end-of-life were sent for recycling and safe disposal. (December 09, 2021)

   

  • The Energy Management Team (Swachhta Action Plan committee), under MGNCRE, Ministry of Education, Government of India, arranged maintenance of defective wires and switches in the Fashion designing lab, computer lab and seminar hall with an aim to conserve energy. Electricity repair work was carried out and some new required fittings were also done in the month of December, 2021.

 

  • The Water management Team (Swachhta Action Plan committee) under MGNCRE (Ministry of Education, Government of India) has been working diligently towards Water Management in the campus. Keeping in mind the purpose of using scarce water resources up to optimum level, the Rain Water Harvesting Project was initiated on December 4, 2021. The layout and location of the tank and pipelines were determined by inspecting the lawn areas so as to maximize the use of collection surfaces. Through this project, the collected rainwater will be used to recharge the groundwater levels by using structures like dug wells, borewells, recharge trenches and recharge pits. This project was successfully completed on January 4, 2022.

 

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    General Secretary of the College governing Body, Er. Gurvinder Singh, Principal Dr. Maneeta Kahlon and Co-ordinators of Water Management Team, Dr. Kuldeep Kaur and Mrs. Shikha Kalra were actively involved in this project.

  • Internal Quality Assurance Cell of the college in collaboration with Swachhata Action Plan Committee (SAP), Students of NCC Wing, NSS Unit, Red Ribbon Club, Youth Club, Red Cross Society, Swachhata Police and Eco Club celebrated International Volunteer Day on December 5, 2021.  This day provides a chance for vounteers and organisations to celebrates their efforts, values and promote their work among their communities. To mark the day, following activities were carried out in the college on December 04:

    1. The students of the college pledged to contribute towards sustainable human development.

    2.An interactive lecture on fostering volunteerism was delivered by Dr. Parveen Arora, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Administration.

    3.The student volunteers of the Water Management Team also pledged to promote the saving of water to maintain the continuity of life on the earth.

    4.The student volunteers of the Waste Management Team pledged to promote the usage of bio enzymes instead of pesticides to increase the durability of soil and to further ensure sustainable development.

                                             

 

  • Under the aegis of IQAC, Department of Physical Education gifted cricket kits to Guru Nanak Khalsa School, our sister institution in the Gujarkhan Campus on December 04, 2021.  Under the direction of Mrs. Rajveer Kaur, this goodwill gesture was executed with the aim of developing a sense of camaraderie.

  • Swachhata Action Plan Committee (SAP) in collaboration with Department of Fine Arts observed International Soil Day in the college campus on December 4, 2021. This day is observed on December 5 to raise awareness about the importance of soil, healthy ecosystems and human well-being. A number of students participated in clay modelling activity and showcased their creativity.

  • Greenery Management under Swachhata Action Plan Committee of the college initiated a noble attempt to manage the waste and reduce the carbon footprint by establishing composting unit. After a period of 45 days, the college SAP Committee has been successful in producing its own organic compost. This will be used for the cultivation as well as production of seed plants in the college nursery. (December 3, 2021)

  • The Water Management Team of the Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) (under MGNCRE, Government of India) Committee of the college took another step to check wastage of water by replacing the blocked toilet seat on the first floor of the old hostel building (December 03, 2021).

  • Staff Welfare Society of the college gifted a cricket kit to Mr. Akhilesh Singh on December 03, 2021.

  • International Day of Persons with Disabilities was celebrated on December 03, 2021. Dr. Nidhi Sharma, Head of Department  of Business Management shared her saga of success with students and faculty. She talked about how an untoward   incident during her young age was not an obstacle or hindrance rather a stepping  stone towards  success in personal as well as professional life. Teachers and students applauded her story of courage, determination, empathy and bravery. 

  • The Water Management Team of the Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) Committee of the college ensured the replacement of a leaky water pipe in the college campus with a 180 feet PVC pipe on December 2, 2021.

   

  • Under the aegis of Internal Quality Assurance Cell of the college,  Swachhata Action Plan Committee (SAP) observed National Pollution Control Day  on December 02, 2021. This day is being observed every year in memory of the people who lost their lives in 1984 Bhopal Gas Tragedy and the purpose is to raise awareness about pollution and its hazardous effects. An interactive lecture was delivered by Mr. Jasvir Singh, Head Constable (Traffic Education Cell), DCP Traffic, Ludhiana. During the session, the resource person apprised the students about the ill effects of pollution on our day to day lives and gave them certain tips on how to manage pollution control around our surroundings. This activity was conducted under the guidance of Dr. Parveen Arora and Mrs. Gagneet Pal Kaur.

 

  • Ms. Ritu Priya (Lecturer, Department of Business Management and Commerce) was congratulated by the staff Welfare Society on the occasion of her marriage (December 01, 2021). The staff also presented a gift token to her on this occasion.

         

  • The Management, Principal, and Staff of college bid a warm farewell to the former Principal of the college, Mrs. Manjit Kaur, on attaining her superannuation on December 01, 2021.

 

Activities for the Month of November 2021

  • Under the aegis of Internal Quality Assurance Cell , Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) Committee  initiated a drive in which students collected the peels of vegetables and fruits from the canteen and the campus area. The waste was dumped into the  Vermi Compost  Pits under the supervision of Nodal Officer  Dr. Parveen Arora & Sanitation & Hygiene incharge Dr.  Madhu Dhawan . (November 27, 2021)

  • Energy Management Team has been in constant action for checking the wastage of energy. As a part of this approach, the maintenance of sewing machines used in the Fashion Designing lab was performed on November 25, 2021. All the Sewing machines were cleaned, oiled and minor repairs were done wherever required.

  • Gurpurab celebrations were held at Gurudwara Shaheedan (Model Town) which is under the Guru Nanak Education Trust which also runs our college on November 19, 2021. On this day, the students of the college participated in langar preparations and, later, collectively the teachers and students partook the langar and sought blessings of the Almighty.

  • Under the aegis of IQAC, the Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) committee and the NCC Unit of the college organized an awareness lecture to mark World Toilet Day on November 18, 2021. Dr. Praveen Arora, the SAP coordinator, highlighted the importance of sanitation and hygiene for better health, the environment, economies, and societies. Dr. Madhu Dhawan, coordinator of Sanitation and Hygiene team, informed students about menstrual hygiene practices.

    

  • The Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) Committee of the college organized a meeting to review the work being done to keep the campus green, clean and environment-friendly on November 16, 2021. The deliberations were done to decide the future course of action.

  • Carrying forward the cause of Energy Management, under MGNCRE, Ministry of Education, Government of India, the Energy Management Team of the Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) committee, placed awareness banner in the college campus on November 16, 2021 to inform students about the ways to save energy
  • Sangrand was celebrated in the college campus on November 16, 2021.

 

  • Sanitation and Hygiene committee  under Swachhta Action Plan Committee (SAP), formed a “Hygiene Squad” on November 15,  2021 in which more than 30 students were enrolled. Members of the squad were assigned duties for ensuring clean and safe environment in the college premises.

  • The college campus was the venue for NDA Examination 2021 on November 14, 2021. Madam Principal Dr. Maneeta Kahlon was the College Co-ordinating Supervisor and Mrs. Manmeet Kaur was the Supervisor for the examination.
  • In order to mark Children’s Day, the college decided to conduct facilities management and updation  to provide the best environment to the students. A treat was also organized for the hostel inmates on the occasion.(November 13, 2021)
  • Waste Management Team (SAP) of the college under MGNCRE, Ministry of Education, Government of India, and Department of Fine arts has collected waste plastic and glass bottles. Students have painted and decorated the waste bottles in an artistic way. These bottles have been used for plantation to enhance the beautification of the college. These planters have been placed on the college campus. (November 13, 2021).

  • Energy management Team(SAP) of College under MGNCRE, Ministry of Education, Government of India, has been in constant action for locating and stopping wastage of energy on November 13, 2021. Under this, service of generator was carried out in college. Generator was cleaned, its oil and filter were changed.

 

  • Mrs. Manmeet Kaur, who has been appointed as the Supervisor by MC (Ludhiana) for the conduct of NDA Exam, attended the meeting held at the Office of the Deputy Commissioner, Ludhiana on November 11, 2021.

 

  • Swachhta Action Plan Committee has been working with full zeal to check any leaking pipes in the campus on November 11, 2021. It took another step in the direction of water conservation and energy management by replacing a water inlet pipe attached to an IFB washing machine.

  • Swachhta Action Plan Committee in collaboration with Internal Quality Assurance Cell of college constituted Swachhta Police to maintain the cleanliness of the campus on November 11, 2021. Principal Dr Maneeta Kahlon asserted that realizing its responsibility in ensuring a sustainable development, the institution is making determined efforts to contribute to varied dimension of swachhta including environmental conservation, waste management, energy conservation and much more.

                                              

  • Under the guidance of Waste Management Team coordinators, Dr. Balbir Kaur and Mrs. Rajwinder Kaur, the junk stationery/ paper, folders, and cartons were collected for reuse and recycling. Later, under the guidance of Mrs. Harpreet Kaur (Department of Fine Arts), the students of Fine Arts recycled these items as various forms like tables, chairs, pen stands, vase, photo frames and human figures. Proper waste management and recycling have health and economic benefits and also help in protecting the environment. (November 08, 2021)
  • SAP committee of the college under MGNCRE, Ministry of Education, Government of India has been working with full devotion and are in the process of putting a halt to water seepage. In order to accomplish the task,  two wash basins fitted outside the Department of Home Science  were removed. (November 03, 2021)

  • Energy Management Team of Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) committee of the college, under MGNCRE, Ministry of Education, Government of India, organized an orientation lecture for the students on November 02, 2021. This lecture was organized under the guidance of Energy Management committee coordinators, Mrs. Surjit Kaur and Dr. Shikha Bajaj. Under this, students were sensitized about various methods of energy saving in college and at home. Students also shared their views on energy saving with the help of a PowerPoint presentation.

  • As a part of “Roshni”, the Annual Diwali programme of the college, a Poster-making competition was organized by Sanitation and Hygiene Team, Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) Committee under Ministry of Education, Government of India on November 01, 2021. The objective of this competition was to sensitize students about maintaining high hygiene standards. The theme of the competition was “Clean India, Green India and Supreme India”. 

 

Activities for the Month of October 2021

  • A lunch get-together was organized by the Staff Welfare Society on October 30, 2021 to celebrate the birthdays of the teachers which fall in the month of October . Token of love were given to the following teachers: Mrs. Maninder Kaur, Ms Jaswinder Kaur, Ms Gursimran from Department of Business Management and Commerce, Dr. Anupam Vatsyayan and Ms. Jaspreet Kaur from Department of English, and Ms. Daisy Wadhwa from Department of Computer Science and Applications. Tokens were also given to supporting staff: Dilip, Anant Kumar Yadav, Vipin and Amit. Staff secretaries, Mrs. Jaswinder Kaur and Mrs. Punpreet Kaur, organized the event.

  • Under the aegis of IQAC, An interactive session in the 7th lecture was organized by the Mentoring Group and College Buddy’s Group on October 30, 2021. During the Meet all the teachers with respective groups of students, discussed  the importance of sanitation and hygiene. Moral values were also discussed and everyone was encouraged to buy and avoid unnecessary costly things on Diwali. Integrity Pledge was taken to sensitize students against the menace of corruption  under Vigilance Awareness Week 2021 ( 24 th October-1st November). The activity was conducted under the supervision of Dr Madhu Dhawan (coordinator) and Mrs Punpreet.

  • Volunteers under the Energy management Team (SAP Committee) in collaboration with IQAC started  preparations of DIWALI by cleaning and decorating Gurudwara Sahib in order to seek the blessings of Almighty God. Energy consuming lights were replaced by LED light for saving energy. Electricity repair work was also undertaken (October 25-28, 2021).  A rally was organized to sensitize and encourage people to celebrate pollution free Diwali and to buy and use earthen diyas on October 30, 2021. Students made creative posters carrying influencing messages, for spreading awareness in and around campus for using natural and eco friendly items. Principal Dr Maneeta Kahlon led the rally, followed by teachers and students. She appreciated the efforts of students and motivated everyone for celebrating green Diwali.

  • Under IQAC, Students Parliament for the session 2021-22 was formed on October 28, 2021. Fifty members were elected from different classes who took an oath to perform all responsibilities entrusted upon them with full dedication.. Damanpreet Kaur Grewal from BCA Department and Komal from Humanities Group were selected as Head Girl and Deputy Head Girl respectively. An oath taking ceremony was performed by the members. 

  • Internal Quality Assurance Cell of the college conducted a Sensitization Drive  under Vigilance Awareness Week on October 28, 2021 to make the students aware about making  integrity a way of life. They were advised not to give costly gifts on Diwali festival and to help drive away corruption. This activity was conducted under the supervision of Dr. Neetu, Mrs. Punpreet and Dr.Nidhi.

  • IQAC in collaboration with SAP Committee and NCC Unit of the college,Vigilance Awareness Week was observed (October 26-Novemver 1, 2021) by  organizing various activities in the college campus. It began with a Swachhata Pledge Ceremony. The students, led by the college Principal, Dr. Maneeta Kahlon, took a pledge to work towards the cause of swachhta as envisioned by Mahatma Gandhi. The students pledged to keep their surroundings clean to contribute their part towards the Clean India Campaign. They also promised to sensitize and encourage hundred more persons to spread this message. A motivational talk was delivered by Dr. Parveen Arora, SAP Nodal Officer to reaffirm faith in cleanliness. In an endeavor towards “Independent India 75: Self Reliance with Integrity,” 1210 students, 52 faculty and 9 non-teaching members of the college took an e-Integrity pledge. As responsible citizens, they promised to contribute  towards weeding out corruption and unethical practices. This activity was conducted by Dr. Neetu Prakash, Mrs. Punpreet Kaur, and Dr. Nidhi.

 

  • Water management Team organized a drive on October 27, 2021 to clean water filters to ensure that clean and safe drinking water is available to students in the college campus . The list of Aqua guard water filters located in different corners of the college campus were numbered and their AMC and service was also completed.

  • Under MGNCRE, Ministry of Education, Government of India, the SAP Committee is making great efforts to conserve water. Water reservoir cleanliness and maintenance drive was organised by the Water management Team (Swachhta Action Plan committee) in which emptying the tank, cleaning of silt, dirt and algae, and maintenance of pump was performed under the guidance of Water Management Coordinators Dr. Kuldeep Kaur and Mrs Shikha Kalra. Covering the water tank grill with net, connecting pipes, foot valves, and cleaning and painting of the floating ball valves were a part of the drive.  The main objective of this water cleanliness and Maintenance Drive was to ensure proper utilization of water reservoirs for watering garden areas and cleaning the rooms.(October 26, 2021)

  • Water Management Team (Swachhta Action Plan Committee)  under MGNCRE, Ministry of Education, Government of India, is making great effort to conserve water. All water coolers of the college have been regularly maintained to ensure clean drinking water and drainage pipes are attached so that not even a single drop of water will be wasted during drinking water. The waste water pipes are directly connected to the green areas of the college and the sewerage points to ensure zero  wastage of water.(October 25, 2021)   

 

  • Birth Anniversary of Guru Ram Das ji  was celebrated with full fervor on October 22, 2021 in the college campus. The event started with prayers of Shri Japji Sahib Ji  and Shri Chaupai Sahib Ji followed by Ardaas. Mrs. Manmeet Kaur highlighted the importance of this day.

Click here to Watch video of Gurpurab Celebrations

  • Members of ABVP (Akhil Bhartiaya Vidyarthi Parishad), a nationwide student organisation, addressed the  students about the noteworthy contributions made by the great revolutionary hero’ Sardar Bhagat Singh ji, who played a significant role during India’s struggle for independence on October 21, 2021. In the course of the talk, the students were motivated to follow the footsteps of great leaders like Bhagat Singh and serve their nation.

  • Talent Hunt competitions for literary items  like Handwriting, Creative Writing (poem, essay, story), Poem Recitation, and Debate were held for students of all the streams on October 21, 2021. 65 students participated in Handwriting competition, 39 entries were received in Creative Writing Competition, 9 students contested in Poem Recitation Competition, and 9 participated in debate .

   

  • Internal Quality Assurance Cell, Red Ribbon Club, NSS Unit and SAP Committee of the college in collaboration with UPHC, Model Town (Medical Officer Dr. Gurpreet, Sister Poonam and Sister Sarabjeet)  organized its 2nd Free Mega Covid Vaccination Camp in the college campus on October 21, 2021. As many as 500 doses were administered to students, Teaching & Non-teaching Staff, and localites. Principal, Dr. Maneeta Kahlon, expressed her gratitude to SMO Dr. Avinash Jindal and the medical team who carried out this mega drive in a very successful manner.

  • The water tanks of the college were cleaned as a part of the Water Audit for SAP on October 19, 2021. The college has 8 water tanks. The capacity of 3 tanks is 500 litres and of 5 tanks is 1000 litres. This will help in proper conservation of water and is a prerequisite to maintain a hygienic environment.

  • A team of officials from Mahatma Gandhi National Council of Rural Education under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, in Government of India visited the college campus on October 19, 2021 to assess the institution under Swachhta Action Plan Project. Mr. Samarth Sharma and Mr. Ajay Desai inspected the college on five parameters, namely, Greenery, Solid Waste Management, Sanitation & Hygiene, Water Management, and Energy management. The inspection was performed under the guidance of the college Principal, Dr. Maneeta Kahlon and the coordinator of Swachhta Action Plan committee, Dr. Praveen Arora.

  • A Freshers Party was organized in the college to welcome the first year students of all streams on October 16, 2021. The function was presided over by chief guest Mrs. Abhineet Kaur Sarna. The members of the management and other esteemed guests were also present on the occasion. The seniors extended a warm welcome to the newcomers with great zeal and enthusiasm. The newcomers were introduced through Catwalk on the ramp.  Ms. Mehak Jain (Journalist, Times of India), Ms. Monica Dhall (Image Consultant, Espoir Institute)  and Ms. Jasdeep Lotey (Makeup Artist)  were the judges for Ms. Fresher Contest. Over 47 girls put the stage on fire with their ramp walk. The foot-tapping music, the flash lights along with the excitement and high spirits of the youngsters made the party unbridled and exuberant. The students also exhibited their talent in the form of choreographed dance performances.

 

  • A Tea party was organized for the hostellers on the occasion of Dussehra festival on October 15, 2021. Madam Principal Dr. Maneeta Kahlon and the Hostel Warden Ms. Kulwant Kaur joined the hostellers, thereby adding yet another experience to the valuable memories which the students are making in the college hostel.

  • ‘Global Handwashing Day’ was celebrated  on the theme “Our Future is at HAND – Let’s Move Forward Together 2021” on October 15, 2021. On this occasion, students made Powerpoint presentations to increase awareness and understanding the importance of  handwashing with soap and water. This activity was conducted under the supervision of Dr. Parveen Arora (Co-ordinator, SAP Committee).

  • An inter- class Slogan Writing Competition was organized by the Energy Management Committee  (SAP Committee) on October 13, 2021. Students wrote slogans on the theme of energy conservation and presented them in the form of posters.

  • The staff congratulated Ms. Kavleen Kaur on her marriage and, in her absence, the shagun was handed over to Mrs. Maninder Kaur (Head, Department of Business Management and Commerce) and Mrs. Manmeet Kaur (Senior member of the faculty) on October 13, 2021 by Staff Welfare Society.

  • A Quiz Competition was organized by Sehaj Path Society in collaboration with IQAC to mark the 400th Birth Anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji on October 13, 2021.  Dr. Balbir Kaur helped in the successful conduct of this event. S.Jaswinder Singh,  a renowned U.K. based philanthropist, graced the occasion with his presence. He addressed the audience on the topic “Guru Granth Sahib ji and its implications in life”. Senchies of the Holy book were presented to all those students who were ascertained to do Sehaj Path. The event witnessed an overwhelming participation of 180 students. The day concluded with a Prize-giving Ceremony in which the winners of various Talent Hunt Competitions held in the college from October 07-12, 2021 were awarded by S. Jaswinder Singh.

  • A Cleanliness Drive was organized by all the Departments of the college in collaboration with SAP Committee to spread awareness among the students on October 12, 2021.
  • The Greenery Management sub-committee of Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) Committee and the Eco club of the college organised a Poster-making competition and established a herbal garden in the college campus on October 12, 2021. The teachers in-charge working under SAP coordinator Dr. Parveen Arora were: Mrs. Gaganeetpal Kaur, Mrs. Harpreet Kaur, Mrs. Inderjit Kaur, Ms. Anju Kapoor, Ms. Shalini.

    The gardeners involved in setting up the herbal garden were Mr. Subhash, Mr. Amit and Mr. Nitin.

    A poster-making competition was also organized on this occasion by members of Greenery Management Team and Water Management Team.

 

  • To mark “International Girl Child Day”  in the college, eminent personalities like Rtn. Sunil Budhiraja (President), Rtn. Attiv Ralli (Project Director), Rtn. Rajan Kapur (Convener) and Rtn. Angad Kehr (Executive Board Member) visited the college for a face-to-face interaction with the students on October 11, 2021. This event was successfully conducted by Dr. Nidhi, Mrs. Punpreet, Mrs. Kirti and Ms. Daisy keeping in mind the theme “Digital generation: Our generation”Various departments of the college organized a number of unique activities to commemorate this special day. To enhance the culture of personality development among the students, an Effective Public Speaking Session was conducted by CA Jasminder Singh from Rotary Club. The Department of Mass Communication shared the stories of those students who are Tech Trailblazers advancing through social platforms while the Department of Computer Science and Applications had a discussion on their Digital initiatives during  Covid 19 Lockdown. 

      

  • The college was used as one of the venues for UPSC Prelim Examination 2021 on October 10, 2021. Madam Principal Dr. Maneeta Kahlon was the College Co-ordinating Supervisor and Mrs. Manmeet Kaur was the Supervisor for the examination, whereas Mrs. Prabhjot Kaur and Dr. Kuldeep Kaur were the  Assistant Supervisors.
  • Hostel night  was held on October 09, 2021 for the Hostellers. The event was organized under the aegis of IQAC to welcome the hostellers back into the campus after the pandemic.The students were introduced through Catwalk on the ramp. Dr. Kuldeep, Dr. Balbir and Mrs. Punpreet were the judges for the event and Ms. Kulwant Dhaliwal(Hostel Wardan) helped in successful conduct of this activity.Over 31 girls put the stage on fire with their ramp walk. The foot-tapping music, the flash lights along with the excitement and high spirits of the youngsters made the party unbridled and exuberant. The students also exhibited their talent in form of choreographed dance performances.

           

  • One week Book Fair was held to encourage circulation of books among the needy students From October 08-15, 2021. Book Counters were set up outside the library where students could leave their old books to be picked and used by others. It was a convenient method to provide aid to the students belonging to the underprivileged class. This hassle-free and a no-formality endeavor saw tremendous response and was an instant success. The Book Bank Facility is a perennial attribute of the library which is available all the year through.

   

  • Talent Hunt Competition was organised in the college to provide students a platform to showcase their creativity and style in various items of Music, Home Science and Fine Arts from October 07-09, 2021
    Day 1: Young Artists participated in Music items.
    Day-2: Mehandi competition was organized by the Department of Home Science in which 80 students from different streams participated.
    Day 3: Rangoli making competition by the Department of Fine Arts.

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  • IQAC in collaboration with SAP, Eco Club and NSS Unit  initiated a noble attempt to manage the waste and reduce the carbon footprint by establishing composting unit on October 07, 2021. This composting unit will utilize the waste generated in the college premises in the form of garbage, leaves, organic wastage to convert it into fertilizer that will be used for fertilizing the plants and nursery. Programme Officers of SAP Green Committee Dr. Balbir Kaur, Dr. Parveen Arora and Mrs. Gagneet Pal Kaur, as well as Dr. Neetu Prakash and Ms. Satwant Kaur from NSS Unit along with volunteers also participated in this event under the Clean India Programme initiated by the Government of India held from October 1 – 31, 2021. The eminent resource person was Dr Karanbir Singh Gill, Scientist, Punjab Agricultural University. On this occasion, Er. Gurvinder Singh, General Secretary of the college Governing Body planted a mango sapling in the college ground.

  • Staff Welfare Society of the college congratulated Mr. Raj Kumar Class IV Employee on occassion of his daughter’s marriage . He was also presented a gift token on October 07, 2021.

  • IQAC and NSS Unit  in  collaboration with SAP organized an online workshop on “Waste Management” on October 06, 2021.  Volunteers and Programme Officers of NSS Unit Dr. Neetu Prakash (Dept. of Business Mgmt & Commerce) and Ms. Satwant Kaur (Dept. of Computer Science & Applications) also participated in this event under the Clean India Programme initiated by the Ministry Of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India held from October 1 – 31, 2021. The resource person was Ms. Priti Rao, a Bengaluru based eco-entrepreneur. She is the founder of “Soil and Soul”, an organization that is engaged in bringing awareness about sustainability.  Dr. Balbir Kaur, college Librarian and the coordinator of the Waste management committee introduced the theme of the workshop which was to educate students and provide them with an understanding of waste management issues and the best practices for waste management. Mr. Jatinder Singh Manchanda from the Sambhav Foundation and Ms. Nikita from “Women on Wings” organization shared real life examples on how to deal with waste in colleges, at public places, and while travelling.

  • The Principal, Faculty, and Hostellers of the college took the Swachhta Pledge on occasion of Gandhi Jayanti on October  02, 2021. Mrs. Jaswinder Kaur (Asst. Professor, Dept of Hindi) administered the oath. The purpose of this event was to create awareness about cleanliness. Dr. Parveen Arora (Co-ordinator, SAP Committee) helped in smooth conduct of this activity.

  • IQAC and Staff Welfare Society of the college conducted a Staff Meeting on September 30, 2021. Activities were planned for the coming month. it was followed by Staff Lunch.

  • Tutorial Meet in form of  an Open Interaction was conducted during the 7th Lecture on September 30, 2021. The students attended this session after a long gap imposed by the Covid-19 situation and shared their views with the teachers. Teachers in-charge of the Mentoring Group Dr. Madhu Bala (Coordinator) and Mrs. Manpreet Kaur (Co-cordinator) ensured the smooth conduct of the meet.

  • The Directorate of Youth Services Punjab organized District level Competitions of Red Ribbon Clubs at Guru Nanak Khalsa College for Women, Gujarkhan Campus, Model Town on September 28, 2021. On this occasion, Dr. Avinash Jindal, Senior Medical Officer, Ludhiana was the Chief Guest while Er. Gurvinder Singh, General Secretary of the college was the Guest of Honour. These activities were organized to make youth aware about the ill effects of drugs, awareness about HIV Aids, TB and Blood Donation. The competitions were held in three different areas – Poster Making, Slogan Writing and Quiz Competition. A number of participants from colleges in and around Ludhiana participated in the competitions. Dr. Nidhi and Ms. Daisy Wadhwa (Incharge, Youth Club & Red Ribbon Club, GNKCW) helped in successful conduct of this event.

  • The Election of Registered Graduate Constituency of Senate of Panjab University, Chandigarh was held on September 26, 2021. Our college was  one of the 44 Booths where graduates of Panjab University came to cast their votes.

  • IQAC in collaboration with College Buddy Group organized training session for the faculty members in the college campus on September 21, 2021.  Dr. Harblas Heera, District Trainer from SCD Government College Ludhiana was the resource person on this occasion. He highlighted the significance of Buddy Groups in colleges and interacted with the teachers on the same. He emphasized on sharing, communication, decision making and empathy with the students so that they can come up with their intense thoughts and problems in their respective groups. Dr. Parveen Arora, Nodal Officer of the College Buddy Group gave away a brief introduction and welcomed the resource person while Dr. Madhu Bala, Assistant Nodal Officer extended a vote of thanks.

  • An Online workshop was conducted by Swachhta Action Project at the behest of Ministry of Education, Govt. of India on September 17, 2021 . The workshop was attended by the SAP committee members in the seminar hall of the college under the leadership of the college principal, Dr. Maneeta Kahlon. The workshop was conducted by Mr. Samrath Sharma, Consultant, Ministry of Education, Government of India. He explained the various elements that contribute towards the establishment of a SWACHH CAMPUS including, green campus, water conservation, rain water harvesting, sanitization, waste management, energy saving sources, and medicinal plants. He also emphasised on the role of teaching and non-teaching faculty, students, and class IV employees in making a campus clean and green.

  • Sangrand was celebrated with full fervor at College Campus on September 16, 2021. The event started with prayers of Shri Japji Sahib Ji  and Shri Chaupai Sahib Ji followed by Ardaas. Mrs. Prabhjot Kaur, HOD, Punjabi Department highlighted the importance of this day.

  • Today was Mr Charanjit – Head clerk (Non-Teaching Deptt ) birthday so on behalf of the staff he was gifted a small potted plant and best wishes conveyed for a healthy and happy life.

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  • A one-week Faculty Development Program (FDP) ‘Spark your basic computing skills’ was conducted for the Teaching and the Non-Teaching staff of the Guru Nanak Khalsa College for Women, Gujarkhan Campus, Model Town, Ludhiana from September 6-11, 2021. Under the aegis of IQAC, the FDP was conducted by the Department of Computer Science and Applications of the college under the stewardship of Ms. Daisy Wadhwa, Head of the Department. The sessions were conducted  by Ms. Harpreet Kaur, Assistant Professor of the department. The FDP was designed to include interactive explanatory sessions followed by practical hands-on sessions. It included sessions on basic computer usage, email management, spreadsheet handling, and Google Form creation. A total of 39 participants attended the FDP who were awarded certificates on completion of all the activities.

  • Welfare Aid collected by Teaching and Non-Teaching Staff for Gate Keeper S. Bhinderpal Singh on September 08, 2021.

  • ‘Parkash Purab’of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, was celebrated with full fervor at Guru Nanak Khalsa College for Women, Gujarkhan Campus, Model Town on September 07, 2021. The event started with prayers of Shri Chaupai Sahib Ji followed by Kirtan and Ardaas. The students of the Department of Music embalmed and enthralled the audience into soulful rhythms with the holy verses from Shri Guru Granth Sahib Ji.

  • Guru Nanak Khalsa College for Women, Gujarkhan Campus, Model Town, Ludhiana celebrated Teacher’s Day in the campus  on September 04, 2021. On this occasion, a cake cutting ceremony followed by lunch was arranged for the faculty members. Music department of the college gave a melodious performance.