20th Aug, 2016: Prakriti, the college Environment Society celebrated "Akshay Urja Diwas".
20-08-2016: Prakriti, the Environment Society of Post-graduate Govt. College for Girls, Sector-11, Chandigarh celebrated Akshay Urja Diwas on 20thAugust, 2016 in the college. The function was sponsored by Chandigarh Renewable Energy Science and Technology Promotion Society (CREST). Various Inter-college competitions like Slogan Writing, Poster Making and Power Point presentation on the theme “Impact of Akshay Urja in India”were organized on the occasion. About 90 students from 14 colleges of the Tricityshowcased their creativity and imaginative potential on the theme.
In her address to the students and faculty,Principal of the College Prof. Anita Kaushal, who was also the Chief Guestadvocated the essence of renewable energy in the sectors of Bio Energy, Wind, Hydro and Solar Energy. Highlighting the importance of energy resources which is the need of the hour, she appreciated the efforts of the society members and motivated them to carry on such activities which would give them opportunities to play a constructive role for the betterment of the society. She also congratulated the students and the prize winners for enthusiastically participating in various competitions and being a part of the valuable campaign.Dean Dr. BinooDogra and Vice Principal Dr. Rama Arora were also present on the occasion.
The students along with the faculty members also took a pledge to conserve energy. The function concluded with the prize distribution ceremony.
Following are the prize-winners:
Slogan Writing: 1st:Ms Shreya Goyal ,Home Sc. College,Sec 10
2nd: Ms. PoojaYadav, PGGCG-11, Chd
3rd: Ms. KhusbooGarg, D.A.V, Sec-10, Chd
Poster Making 1st:Ms.ShristiJaswal, PGGCG-42, Chd
2nd: Mr. Harprabhjeet Singh, S.D. College, Sec-32, Chd
3rd: Ms. Malbinder Kaur, Govt. College For Commerce and Business Admn., Sec 50, Chd
Power Point presentation 1st: Ms. Shreya Sharma, M.C.M College, Sec 36, Chd
2nd: Ms. Yamini Thakur, D.A.V, Sec-10, Chd
3rd: Ms. Akshita Sharma, M.C.M College, Sec-36, Chd