SHIMLA- On July 29, the St. Bede’s College, Shimla organized freshers’ Social titled “El Partido Grande De’ Fresher’s 2016”. There were lots of performances along with Beauty Pageant contest followed by speeches. The uploaded only videos and images can better explain what happens at St. Bede’s Freshers’. So, don’t miss to watch the videos to get a glimpse of these performances. Then, you can scroll down to view winners.
As Chief Guest, Dr. Shrikant Baldi, Additional Chief Secretary Finance, Planning, Excise, who also started the event by lighting lamps, attended the function and addressed the students with empowering speech.
All participants were winners and St. Bede’s College was one of the best colleges in the country, said Dr. Baldi. He advised the students to have a goal in life and work hard to achieve it. The women are more superior than men as they performed multiple roles, he asserted.
After speech followed a hymn and then the cultural programme featuring kathak dance by the Dance teacher Mr. Vishal and his students. The students along with Dr (Sr) Beena John and other dignitaries enjoyed dances like Natti, Bhangra, fusion dance and singing.
The College band Zephyr also performed for the function. There were a number of talent rounds which were held earlier in which 130 students had participated. Out of these, 70 girls participated in the Non-competitive round.
This was followed by three more rounds and 15 girls were selected. The judges were Indira Bhasin, Mrs. Sangeeta Dutt and Mrs. Seema Puri.
The Results of Various Talent Rounds
Singing- Manjuna Bhattacharjee
Poster making- Sunaina Sandhu
Creative Writing- Bhanvi Negi
Rangoli- Ankita,Angela Chandel
Dancing- Ivy Chander, Sahiti Kanwar
Mehndi- Ankita, Saisha
Poetry recitation- Vrinda Garg
Flower Arrangement- Haranterpreet Kaur
Acting- Tishya Rakshita
Miss Beautiful Hair do- Nitika Sharma
Miss Elegant- Manveer
Miss Charming- Abida Bhardwaj
Miss Confident- Dhruvika
|The Winners of the Beauty|
|Miss Fresher||Yakita Lal|
|Ist Runner-up||Bhanvi Negi|
The winners were crowned and gifts were given by the chief guest, Principal, judges and a special guest Ms. Neelam Bali, an ex-teacher and an alumnus of the college. Admiral Aarushi Chauhan concluded the freshers event with a vote of thanks.
Nauni Varsity Scholar Naincy Bags Scholarship to Pursue PhD in France
Solan: Naincy Sagar, an alumna of Dr. YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry, Nauni has bagged a fellowship for pursuing PhD from France. Nancy has reached France and will be pursuing PhD in Forest Genetics from the University of Orléans under INRAE fellowship. INRAE is France’s National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment.
Naincy has completed her BSc Forestry from College of Horticulture and Forestry (COH&F), Neri in 2018 and MSc Forest Biology and Tree Improvement and Genetic Resources from UAS, Dharwad, under ICAR’s National Talent Scheme. Before leaving for France last week, Naincy was working as a Junior Research Fellow in a research project at COH&F, Neri.
She had applied for a PhD with a scholarship in Forest Genetics which was advertised by INRAE. Naincy was successful in the interview and was awarded a fellowship for three years for pursuing PhD at the University of Orléans. During the course of the PhD, she will receive a total scholarship of around Rs 70 lakh along with medical reimbursement. Naincy will be working on forest tree larch species in the Project titled ‘Vigour at what cost? ‘Trade-off’ of hybrid vigour in Larch-Phenological, morphological and physiological determinants of hybrid superiority in Larix X eurolepis’ with a team of 20 scientists of Joint Integrated Biology Research Unit having expertise in genetics, genomics and physiology for the enhancement of tree and forest diversity
Dr. Parvinder Kaushal, Vice-Chancellor of the university spoke to Naincy via web conferencing and congratulated her. Dr. Kaushal, who has also done his doctorate from France, shared some tips and suggestions. He asked Naincy to explore this opportunity to learn about new cultures along with doing research that could help to enhance and conserve forest wealth in the future.
Naincy expressed gratitude towards her father Satya Prakash Sagar (Retd. SDO BSNL) and mother Monika Sagar, who is working as SDO in BSNL for their continuous support for higher studies. She also thanked Vice-Chancellor Dr. Parvinder Kaushal, Dean Dr. Kamal Sharma and Dr. Dushyant Sharma, Project Investigator and all the university staff for their support and guidance. The university administration, Dean of COH&F Neri congratulated Naincy and wished her success.
HP University Extends College Admission Date for 2021-22 Session Till Oct 25
Shimla-Dates for admissions to undergraduate courses for the session 2021-22 in colleges affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University has been extended, which has come as a relief to not only those students who were seeking fresh enrollments in the first year but also to the students of the second and third year.
The varsity informed that the decision was taken after considering requests received from various students regarding the same.
Now, willing students can apply for enrollment in both government and private colleges till 5 PM, October 25, 2021.
This extension of date would benefit students who recently passed supplementary exams or those students of the second and third-year who had missed admission due to delay in declaration of their previous results.
UHF Nauni Extends Admission Dates for UG, PG, PhD Till Oct 18
Solan– Dr. YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry (UHF), Nauni, has extended the last date for applying to various Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral programmes in Horticulture, Forestry, Biotechnology, Agribusiness and Business Management. Applicants can submit their complete online application on the university’s admission portal till 18th October.
The normal seats of BSc (Hons) Horticulture, BSc (Hons) Forestry and B Tech Biotechnology will be filled on the basis of scorecard of ICAR-AIEEA (UG) 2021.
Admissions to MSc, MBA (Agribusiness) and PhD (for normal and self-financing seats) will also be conducted on the scorecard of ICAR AIEEA (PG) and AICE-JRF/SRF respectively. Students who have appeared in the ICAR-AIEEA 2021 for UG and PG, or AICE-JRF/SRF examination and are interested in seeking admission, such students must fill the university online application form before 18th October. Undergraduate aspirants who have not appeared in the ICAR test can however apply for the self-financing seats for B Sc and B Tech Biotechnology programmes run by the university by filling the online application on the university website.
The university has also advised the registered candidates to submit complete online application forms along with online payment acknowledgement slip before the due date. The schedule for online counselling will be announced by the University on the website after the declaration of the ICAR examination result. Application forms other than online mode will not be accepted.