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Name: Dharohar

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DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY

Kalindi College

ACTIVITIES 2016-17 

 

Month

Activity

 

1

July 2016

 

  • The department organised Orientation Programme for the new batch of students who were admitted in the current 2016.

 

2

August 2016

 

  • The Department of History organized 70th Independence Day celebration in Kalindi College on 13th August, 2016. Dr.AnulaMaurya, Principal, Kalindi College hoisted the national flag.
  • The inaugural function of history society, ‘Dharohar’, was held on 23rd August, 2016.  Election for the office bearers of ‘Dharohar’ was conducted at the start of the function. It was followed by a lecture by Mr.AbhishekParmar who is a faculty at an institute of repute which coaches students for UPSC Civil Services. He guided students of history on how they can utilize their knowledge on the subject for appearing in civil services.
  • Ms.Richa Mani, faculty of History department, organised a coin making activity as a part of an undergraduate research project “Importance of Numismatics for the study of Indian History” on 27th August, 2016. The students actively participated in the activity.

 

3

September 2016

 

  • The department organised a talk on ‘Gender and Law’ on 3rd September, 2016. Dr.Yuktika Mishra, Associate Professor, Department of History, Vivekanand College (University of Delhi) and Mr. Ajay Sondhi, a lawyer by profession were invited as guests to deliver a special lecture.

 

4

October 2016

 

  • The department students actively participated in the wall painting activity organised by the college and exhibited their talents through colours.

 

5

January 2017

 

  • Six students from the department participated in a Heritage Volunteer Workshop, organised by INTACH (Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage) on 19th January 2017. The participants were; Akanksha Bhatt, PankhuriSaxena, Shraddha Tiwari, Keerti Saini, Somya Joshi and NidhiYadav.
  • Dr. Krishna Kumari, faculty, Department of History along with two student Sanjona Sharma (3rd Year) and SaruVerma (2nd Year) participated in a capacity building workshop organised by ILLL (Institute of Life Long Learning)  on 7th October, 2016 at University of Delhi.

 

6

February 2017

 

  • The Department organised a One Day Seminar on “Archaeology: Construction and Reconstruction of the past” on 21st February, 2017. The speakers for the seminar were Dr. B.R. Mani, Director General; National Museum, New Delhi, Dr. S.B. Ota, Joint Director General Archaeology, ASI, New Delhi, Dr. Joseph Manuel, Deputy SuperintendentArchaeologist, ASI, New Delhi, Dr.SulochanaRadhakrishnan (Retd) Associate Professor, Shyama Prasad Mukherjee College, University of Delhi and Prof. V. K. Jain (Retd) Associate Professor, Motilal Nehru College, University of Delhi.

 

7

March 2017

 

  • A Heritage Walk was organized by the department of History on 3rd March, 2017 in and around ChiraghDehli.

 


INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION

The Department of History organized 70th Independence Day celebration in Kalindi College on 13th Aug., 2016. Dr. AnulaMaurya, Principal, Kalindi College hosted the national flag. Dr. Maurya, while addressing the prominent guests and the students, talked about the significance of independence and the sacrifices of freedom fighters and many revolutionaries. She highlighted the idea of utilizing the freedom in a positive manner that promotes the sentiments of nationalism and patriotism among youths. In her speech, she constantly reminded the students to stand up and fight against all the evils of the society and the potential they possess to make India the golden bird again.