Consultancy and Expert: Head of the department, Prof. Harpreet Bajwa, Prof. Dr. Bhupinder Kaur and Dr. Sarabjeet Gill visited many institutes as a subject expert and as a judge.
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS
Paper Reading Contest: The department organized a paper reading contest on 10th February, 2015. Topics given to the participants include: ‘Nuclear Energy - a Boom or a Curse’; ‘Mangalyaan- A historic achievement of ISS’; ‘Role of Physics in Medical Science’; ‘Noble Prize Winners of Physics for year 2014 and their Contribution’; ‘Meaning of Education Skill Development or Human Development’.
Extension Lecture: Extension Lecture on ‘Life and Philosophy of Saheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh’ by an eminent educationist, Dr. Jagmohan Singh, Retd. Prof. P.A.U Ludhiana. The students gained an in-depth insight into the life of the great freedom fighter of the nation. The reason for this is the fact that Dr. Jagmohan Singh is the maternal nephew of Saheed Bhagat Singh.
Another Extension Lecture on ‘High Energy Physics Experiments’ was organised on 18th January, 2016. The resource person, Dr. Vipin Bhatnagar, Prof. Dept of Physics, P.U. Chd. enlightened nearly 400 students. The toppers in the subject of Physics were honoured on the occasion.
A One Day Trip: The department organized a one day tour of B.Sc-II students on 10th October, 2015 to Virasat-e-Khalsa and Naina Devi Mandir in which 77 students and four teachers of the department participated. From this tour the students and teachers got invaluable historical information and learned managerial skills to organize such events.
A Botanical Excursion to Mussorrie and Dehradun: A Botanical Excursion was organized from 13th to 16th October, 2015 to study the different flora. The students explored different surroundings like Kempty fall, Gun Hill, Library Chowk and other areas. We also visited FDI at Dehradun.
A One Day Visit: A visit to College of Fisheries, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana, was organized on 9th November, 2015 to made the students of B.Sc. 3rd year familiar with the different types of native fish fauna. Dr. Vaneet, Assistant Professor of COLLEGE OF FISHERIES gave a demo cum introductory lecture about Morphological Characters of some native fish varieties to the students. A demonstration was also given about Drag Net for capturing the fish. She also made the students familiar about the different types of ornamental fish, aquatic weeds, fish seeds and integrated fish cum duck farming.
In the month of February 2015 Prof. Seema (Political Science Dept.) presented a paper on ‘Critical Evaluation of Human Rights’ during a National Seminar organized by Sidhsar College, dist. Ludhiana. Asst. Prof. Paramjit Singh’s book ‘The Sikh Itihaas’ (ISBN 938390416X, Gosal Parkashan Doraha, Ludhiana) was published in the month of March, 2015. In the month of August 2015 Prof. Prem Singla acted as subject expert in History for the selection of a permanent lecturer at A.S. College for Women, Khanna. In month of September 2015, Prof. Prem Singla acted as subject expert in History for the selection of two permanent lecturers at Arya College, Ludhiana. A talk by Namdhari Saints with the history students was held at Namdhari Samark, Ludhiana in the month of September. The talk related to the contribution of Baba Ram Singh (Founder of Namdhari Movement) and about weaning the youth from intoxication and other social evils. The position of women in society was also discussed during this interactive session.
Extension Lectures on ‘Life and Philosophy of Vivekananda’ and ‘Teacher-Student Relationship’ were delivered by the resource person Dr. Vinay Sofat (H.O.D. History Dept.) from R.K. Arya College, Nawanshahar. He shared many surprising facts about researches on Life and Philosophy of Swami Vivekananda and he explained that only 10% of his teachings have been researched and 90% of his teachings remain untouched. It was an invaluable experience for the students and teachers of the department alike.
Three Extension lectures were oragnised by the department. Prof. Dr. Chandip Kaur (English) delivered a lecture to the students on 29th November 2015, on the topic ‘Psycho Analytical Approach. Associate Prof. Mrs. Prem Singla (History) delivered a lecture on ‘Values and Ethics’ on 3rd December 2015. Asst. Prof. Mrs. Iradeep Kaur (Economics) delivered a lecture on ‘Personalty Development’ on 6th Dec, 2015.