Nostalgia- Registered Alumni Association
Alumni Association ‘Nostalgia’ registered in 2016 under the Societies Registration Act, has more than 4000 registered alumnae ranging from all walks of life viz., public services, judiciary, media, medicine, academics, entrepreneurship, sports etc. Some of our worthy alumnae are Kanwal Thakar Singh, former badminton player and an Arjuna Awardee, Mrs. Kirron Kher (MP), Mrs. Keshni Anand Arora (IAS), Dr Shivani Raheja (ESSW, GESP, Vancouver, Canada), Ms. Manvika Yadav (Civil Judge), Shawaldeep Kaur (RTO Manager at Trinity Institute, Sydney), Garima Singh (IRS), Preeti Yadav (IPS).
Alumni Meet is organised twice a year that gives an opportunity to our students to improve upon themselves through the enriching experiences of our worthy alumnae.
The association releases an annual newsletter that apprises our alumnae and students of the activities organised throughout the year.
Ever since its inception, the association has provided a platform to our former students to contribute and give back to their alma mater in varied forms.
Our alumnae offer financial assistance to the underprivileged and meritorious students of the college through myriad scholarships and awards. Principal Dr. Anita Kaushal (Mrs. Pushpa Ojha Scholarship), Mrs. Gurdip Kaur (Davinder Kaur Scholarship), Mrs. Neelam Rattan (Dharam Rattan Scholarship), Mrs. Meera Madan (Panna Lal Madan Scholarship) are some of the names who have been donating generously to uplift the students from different streams. Students have received an aid of more than Rs. 1,40,000 through these scholarships. Additionally, more than 650,000 has been contributed by our alumnae in the form of registration and participation fee during 2017-2022.
Events Organised by 'Nostalgia'
Association in collaboration with different societies and departments of the college organised various events like Blood Donation, Tree Plantation, Traffic Awareness Programme, Cancer Awareness Drive, Anti Cracker Rally etc. during the last 5 years.
Alumnae as Mentors
Our alumnae from as far as Afghanistan and Canada have been sparing their valuable time to enlighten the young minds through lectures, interactive sessions and open discussions on pertinent issues like Domestic Violence, Women Empowerment, Optimising Emotional Well Being, Solar Energy and Biomass, etc.
Pandemic could not affect the close association that our alumnae share with their alma mater. More than 10 virtual lectures were organised by different departments during Covid-19 where our distinguished alumnae enriched our students by sharing their experiences and knowledge. Dr. Pankaj Mala Sharma interacted with the students on the topic ‘The Role of Alumni in the Propagation of Music’ and Dr. Nandi Bhatia, Professor, University of Western Ontario, Canada delivered a lecture on ‘Bridging Borders Through Literature’, to name a few.
Several alumnae have graced various occasions with their presence as Guests of Honour/Chief Guest and have also acted as Judges in many events. Our illustrious alumna Hon’ble Justice Ritu Bahri graced the 61st Annual Prize Distribution function of the college in the year 2017. Ms. Simrat Rana, Ms. Sudha Vashisht and Ms. Meenakshi have judged various competitions like modelling and poster making conducted in the college.
Executive Committee of Nostalgia
|Prof (Dr). Anita Kaushal||PRESIDENT|
|Dr. Harvinder Kaur||VICE-PRESIDENT|
|Dr Sangeeta Mehtani||GENERAL SECRETARY|
|Dr. Meenu Verma||TREASURER|
|Dr. Sadhana Verma
Mrs. Kavita Markanda
Ms. Rasneet Kanwar
Dr. Salil Sharma
|Ms. Kirron Kher||Member of Parliament|
|Mrs. Astinder Kaur||President Awardee|
|Padamshri Kawaljeet Sandhu||Arjuna Awardee|
|Ms. Kanwal Thakur Singh||Arjuna Awardee|
|Hon’ble Ms. Justice Ritu Bahri||Punjab and Haryana High Court, Chandigarh|
|Ms. Freshta||Alumna from Afghanistan running an NGO|
|Ms. Anchal Chauhan||Made her Big Screen debut with the film “Kabir Singh”|
|Ms. Kangan Bajwa||Australian Public Service-3,Access Officer NDIA|
|Mrs. Keshni Anand Arora IAS||Former-Chief Secretary Govt. of Haryana|
Alumni Members in Civil & Allied Services
|Mrs. Urvashi Gulati||IAS (Retd.) Former Chief Secretary|
|Mrs. Meenakshi Anand Chaudhary||IAS (Retd.) Former Chief Secretary Haryana|
|Ms. Rupan Deol Bajaj||IAS (Retd.)|
|Mrs. Prerna Puri||IAS|
|Ms. Neha Bansal||IAS|
|Ms. Gurneet Tej||IAS|
|Ms. Kriti Garg||IAS|
|Mrs. Navraj Sandhu||IAS|
|Ms. Rupanjali Karthik||IAS|
|Ms. Monika Sehgal||IAS|
|Ms. Kusumjeet Sidhu||IAS 1975|
|Ms. Anjali Chib Duggal||IAS 1976|
|Ms. Suprabha Dahiya||IAS 1977|
|Ms. Anita Punj||IPS|
|Ms. Sonali Arora||IRS|
|Ms. Garima Singh||IRS 1997|
|Ms. Ravinderpreet Kaur||IRTS 2017|
|Ms. Ravinderpreet Kaur||IRTS 2018 Batch, Assistant Operations Manager, Delhi Division, Northern Railway|
|Ms. Pooja Raman||PCS (Allied)|
|Ms. Rekha Malhotra||Retired from the Railway Service|
|Ms. Aparna Miglani||IES|
|Ms. Meenakshi Goyal||HCS|
|Ms. Preeti Yadav||IPS 2019|
Alumni Members as Judges and in Judicial Services
|Justice Sabina Singh||Acting Chief Justice of Himachal Pradesh High Court|
|Ms. Anupamish Modi||Chief Judicial Magistrate, Mohali Session Court|
|Justice Lisa Gill||Punjab & Haryana High Court|
|Justice Jaishree Thakur||Punjab & Haryana High Court|
|Ms. Jyoti||Judge (Haryana Judicial Service)|
|Ms. Swati||Judge (Haryana Judicial Service) 1998|
|Ms. Indu Bala||Judge (Haryana Judicial Service) 1999|
|Ms. Suman Patlain||Civil Judge (HCS)|
|Ms. Manvika Yadav||Civil Judge|
Other Eminent Alumnae
|Prof. Reicha Tanwar||Professor of Women's Studies and Former Director of the Women's Studies Research Center, Kurukshetra University|
|Dr Shivani Raheja||ESSW, GESP, Vancouver, Canada|
|Ms. Shawaldeep Kaur||RTO Manager at Trinity Institute, Sydney|