Hong Kong: Entering its 17th year, The Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA), an organization dedicated to best practices in professional publishing, announced the call for entries for the "SOPA 2015 Awards for Editorial Excellence".
New York: IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the City University of New York (CUNY) today announced student winners of a technology contest to propose innovative ideas that might help solve some of the urban challenges of New York City residents, as well as those of college and university students, using IBM Watson next generation technology.
Mundra: Tata Power's wholly owned subsidiary, Coastal Gujarat Power Limited (CGPL), has always been committed to improve the quality of life of the community living in and around its areas of operations thereby aiding all round village development.
Aligarh: The Department of Geology, Aligarh Muslim University is organizing 14th IIRS Outreach Programme on Application of Remote Sensing and GIS for Natural Resources for teachers, research scholars and postgraduate students from 27th January to 27th March, in collaboration with Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Indian Space Research Organization.
New Delhi: The Chennai based Rajalakshmi Group of Educational Institutions, who have pioneered higher education in the last 17 years, are once again organizing the popular inter-school Science Exhibition on 23rd and 24th January from 09:00 am to 3:00pm.
New Delhi: The first phase of the 2nd Round of the 10-day programme on "Capacity Building in Functional English" being organized by the Faculty of Education for teachers of the Jamia Schools culminated on 30th June 2011, with a valedictory session.
The Registrar of the Jamia, Prof. S.M. Sajid was the Chief Guest in the valedictory session. Also present were the Heads of the two departments, Prof. Ilyas Husain, Department of Educational Studies and Prof. Sohrab Ali, Department of Teacher Training and Non formal Education (IASE).
The Dean, Faculty of Education, Prof. Aejaz Masih highlighted the objective of the programme. A brief report of how these objectives were met by the workshop was presented by Dr. Syedah Fawzia Nadeem, Pogramme Coordinator.
The Chief Guest, Prof. S.M. Sajid spoke about the importance of taking lessons from the workshop to real life situations i.e., the classrooms. Two participants of the workshop also talked about what all they had learnt and how it would be useful in their everyday practices as teachers.
Participants were also given certificates and a set of four books. The function ended with a vote of thanks proposed by Dr. Arshad Ikram Ahmad.