Chandigarh September 29, 2020

International Webinar on Integrated Disaster Management organized by PU DLIS

The Department of Library and Information Science, Panjab University, Chandigarh organised an International webinar on Disaster Management: an integrated approach. Ms. Heather Brown, Assistant Director, Artlab Australia was the resource person.

In the beginning of the webinar, Professor Preeti Mahajan, Chairperson of the department welcomed the speaker and the participants. She also introduced the theme of the webinar.

Ms. Brown emphasized on risk management and prevention so that institutions can prepare to respond with a proper plan of action to salvage both electronic as well as physical resources. Live examples from day to day situations and recovery from natural or manmade calamities were discussed to provide the participants with ideas about collection care during pandemic.

The session was followed by a question and answer session and vote of thanks.

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Chandigarh September 29, 2020

It is informed that the examination for Environment & Road Safety Education and Violence against Women and Children, Sub. Code: 0104 which is scheduled to be conducted on 30th September, 2020 at 2.00 PM to 3.30 PM, is meant only for the students of UG classes who could not clear this paper in their previous attempts.

This paper is only for the students of 6th Semester.

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Chandigarh September 29, 2020

On the Spot Slogan writing Competition by Gandhian Studies,PU

The Department of Gandhian and Peace Studies in collaboration with the Panjab University Alumni Association and Social Substance organized an Online ,On the Spot Slogan Writing Competition for the age group of 12 to 21 years for celebrating Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti on 29th September, 2020.

While welcoming the audience and other invited members of PU Alumni Association, the Chairperson of the Department Dr. Manish Sharma highlighted the requirement of why we need the slogans in our day to day life and how it can help in honouring others through the slogans. The three different topics on which the participants were supposed to work were, "COVID Free World", "Peace" and "Environment". Around 30 participants from Chandigarh, New Delhi and also from Ahmedabad participated actively. All the participants were given 30 minutes to complete the same. After the completion of the event, the participants forwarded the slogans via sharing the screens, sending the photos by whatsapp and also via email. Apart from the participants, the event was opened up for the audience who were above 21 years of age but they will not be able to get the cash prizes. In the end, Dr Manish Sharma proposed a vote of thanks to all the participants and other invited members of PU Alumni Association for attending and participating in the event and the results of this event will be declared on 2nd October, 2020 during the special lecture function.

Dr Sharma also informed the members that the Poem Recitation Event of the age group 12-21 (rules and other details are uploaded on the ww.gandhianstudies.puchd.ac.in) will also be organized on 30/09/20 via Cisco WebEx again in collaboration with the PU Alumni Association and the link for the same is https://alumni.webex.com/alumni/j.php?MTID=mf5a702ba935db30110e020ab8fb9d53c