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Established in 1967, Kalindi College completed its fifty years in 2017. To celebrate the glorious five decades of the College, it was decided that the Academic Session 2016-17 would be the GOLDEN JUBILEE YEAR. A multitude of activities were planned starting from the day College reopened after thesummer break.
  • A hawan was performed by Acharya Kailash, Department of Sanskrit on 20th July 2016 in the TRI Block of the College. It was attended by the present and retired teaching and non-teaching staff, students, and alumni. Multi-Faith Prayers and Mangal Geet followed. After that Mr. Deepak Marwah, Chairman Governing Body, blessed the students and on gratulated all those present. After that, the college Principal Dr.Anula Maurya addressed the gathering. A LOGO specially designed for Golden Jubilee by Dr.Amit Kumar, Chemistry Department was released. Henceforth, this Logo was used for all the activities that took place during the year. In the month of February 2017, all the Departments and Societies of the College organised a host of activities.
  • In the Golden Jubilee Year, the Departments of Geography, Political Science, Hindi and Sanskrit organised International Conferences.
  • On 19th and 20th January a two-day International Seminar on “Glocalization” and Federal Governance in India: Understanding the Emerging Issues.” by the Political Science Department. Sponsored by ICSSR, it was organized by Ms. Manila Narzary and Dr. Ruchi Tyagi. The Department of Geography organized a Two Day International Conference on "Spatial Decision Support Syste Ms.for United Nations Sustainable Development Goals" on 1st and 2nd February 2017. The Department of Sanskrit organized a two -day International Seminar in collaboration with Delhi Sanskrit Academy on 2nd and 3rd March. The topic was “Sanskrit Literature and Human Values”. The convenor of the seminar was Dr. Harvinder Kaur, Assistant Professor, Sanskrit Department. A two-day (9th and 10 thMarch) International Conference was organized by the Hindi Department on “Social Media Mein Sahitya Ka Badalta Swaroop”. The Convenor was Dr. Aarti, Assistant Professor and Co-convenor was Ms. Vibha Thakur, Assistant Professor, both from Hindi Department.
  • Four National Conferences and many Seminars and Workshops were organised. UniversityGrant Commission sponsored National Seminar on “ Recent Developments in Mathematics (NSRDM-2017)” was organised by the Department of Mathematics on January 12th and 13th, 2017 by Convenor Ms.Anshu Chotani. The Department of Sanskrit organized a two-day University Grants Commission sponsored National Seminar on 10-11 August, 2016. The topic of the Seminar was “Theatre andDramaturgy in Modern Perspective. On 3rd and 4th February the Science Departments organized a Department of Science & Technology Sponsored two day National Seminar on "A Paradigm Shift Towards Empowerment Of Women (NSSC-2017)”with Dr. Pushpa Bindal (Teacher-in-Charge, Department of Physics) as its Convener. The Seminar was jointly organized by the Departments of Physics, Zoology, Computer Science, Chemistry and Botany. Sponsored by All India Journalist Welfare Association, the Department of Journalism organized a National Seminar on “Women’s Rights andResponsibilities in Progressive India: A Discourse” on 23rd and 24th March.
  • The 70th Golden Jubilee Independence Day was celebrated by History Department on 13th August, 2016 with our esteemed Principal Dr. Anula Maurya hoisting the National Flag.On 26th August, 2016 the Golden Jubilee Flag was hoisted and an exhibition “Kalindi Pradaakshina : Chitron Ke Dwara Apni Dr. ishti Se” organised by Dr.Saroj Dutta of History Department,highlighting fifty years of development of the college through, picture gallery, 49 models and a documentary was inaugurated in the presence of the Governing Body members , IQAC members, and the college teaching and non-teaching staff and students.
  • NSS organized a workshop on Road Safety.
  • On 13th February, the Hindi Department organized an inter-college “Yuva Kavi Pratiyogita” in which 35 students of different Colleges of Delhi University participated.
  • The games included in the tournament were Ball Badminton, Futsal,Kabbaddi, Table Tennis, Volley Ball, Yoga and for the divyangas, Chess and Carrom and Sports Quiz. Mr. Manish Sisodia, Deputy Chief Minister, Delhi was the Chief Guest and Mr. Bipin Tiwari, co-ordinator, EOC,Delhi University, the Guest of Honour.
  • The Chemistry Department celebrated the Golden Jubilee of the College by from 13th to 16th February, Dr.Sunita Sharma and Ms. Sudha Pandey of Department of Physical Education organized Golden Jubilee Invitational Inter-College Tournament. organizing Inter-College Quiz and Oral Paper Presentation by students on 15th February under the supervision of Dr. Aprajita Gaur and Dr. Swati Aggarwal.
  • An Inter-College Fest DIMENZIE: A NEW DIMENSION on 15th February was organized by the Department of Physics.Competitions were organized on “Science in Everyday Life”, “Waste to Wealth”, “Circuit Mania” and “Science Fiction Writing”.
  • The Computer Science department organized an Inter-College fest TECHNOBUZZ on 15thFebruary under the convenorship of Ms. Shalini Sharma. The Chief Guest was Dr. Sunil Kumar Mutto Department of Computer Science, Delhi University.
  • The Department of Botany organized CYATHIUM-2017 on 15th February. The invited uests were Prof. P.L. Uniyal and Dr. Eklavya Chouhan from the Department of Botany, Delhi University. They lectured on “Herbarium an Effective Tool for Conservation and Preservation” and “Frequently Asked Questions in Genetics” respectively.
  • On 16th February, COMQUER, the society of Commerce department organized BIZMESH2016 -17. Mr. Randhir Singh (Vice President–GE Capital and SBI Card) was the Guest Speaker for the day. He delivered a lecture on the topic “Demonetization–Issues and Challenges in India”.
  • History Department organized a one day Seminar on “Archaeology: Construction and Reconstruction of the Past “on 21st February. Dr. B.R. Mani, (Director General, National Museum, New Delhi) delivered the Keynote Address. Other distinguished speakers were Dr. S.B. Ota, Joint Director General Archaeology ASI, Dr. Joseph Manuel, Deputy Superintendent, ASI, Dr. V.K.Jain and Ms. Sulochana Radhakrishanan from Delhi University.
  • On 22nd February, the Department of English under the convenorship of Dr.Chaity Das and Monica Zutshi and co-convenorship of SurabhiJayati Purty and Shipra Gupta organized a Film Festival on disability. It was followed by a workshop on 23rd. Ms. Shalini Khanna, Hony. Secretary/Director, NAB India Centre for Blind Women and Disability Studies was the distinguished Chief Guest.
  • On 23rd February an Inter-College Maths Festival “Math-e-Magic17” was organized and the following activities took place -Mathematical Exposition (paper presentation), Emblazon (Mathematical Rangoli), Sudoku, and Treasure Hunt.
  • On 23rd February, the Swar Gunjan Society of Music Department celebrated VASANTOTSAVA. The Society invited “Shri Naad Sangeet Kendra” ,Mathura to perform “Braj Ke Rang Kalindi Ke Sang”. Ruchi Tailong, Shruti Sharma and her team of eleven artists performed a dance Dr. Ama recreating the traditional Holi played by Radha and Krishna with flowers in Braj.
  • On 25th February, Golden Jubilee Annual Sports Day and Alumni Meet was organized by the Physical Education Department and Alumni Society. The Chief Guest on the occasion was Mr. Yogeshwar Dutt, Olympic Wrestler and the Guest of honour was Mrs. Suman, Retd.Faculty of the Sports Department, Kalindi College.
  • On 27th and 28th the Zoology Department hosted two events “ECOTONIA” and a health camp. ECOTONIA with the core theme of Environment had various events like Eco-Picasa, War of Words, Minute to Win, Rupantarana and Zoo-Charades. Prof. Andrew M.Lynn, JNU delivered a lecture on the Importance of Computational Biology in Science. Health camp was organized in collaboration with NSS and Anti-Tobacco Committee of the College.
  • The Department of Geography organised a Geo-Fest in the Seminar Room on 27th February. The various activities conducted during the Fest included a lecture on ‘Recent Trends in Geospatial Technologies’ by Mr. Chandramohan Adhikari, Senior Manager, ESRI India Technologies Ltd. Noida, Photography Competition on the theme: Biodiversity in College Campus, Slogan writing on Clean India (Swachh Bharat) and a Quiz Contest onGeneral Geography of India.
  • The Department of Sanskrit organized an Inter-College Sanskrit Natak Competition under the convenorship of Dr. Manju Lata on 28th February. Prof. Sharda Sharma, H.O.D. (Sanskrit Department), University of Delhi was the Chief Guest. Dr.Satyapal Singh, Associate Professor (Sanskrit Department), Delhi University was the guest of Honour.
  • On 28th February, the Economics Department organized a National Level Paper Presentation Competition “Battle of Young Minds” on the topic “Are We Ready for Digital India” and on 1st March a lecture was delivered by Mr .Deepak Goel, Founder and CEO Karma Circles on the topic “Life Lessons”. This was followed by a multitude of events like Battle of Entrepreneurs, Connectonomics, Magazine cover Designing, Photography and Ad Mania.
  • On 28th February, the SC/ST cell of the College conducted a workshop along with the Department of Adult Continuing Education and Extension (DU) on the rights.

 The closing ceremony of the Golden Jubilee Celebrations will be on 18 April, 2017 marks the beginning of a new era in the development of the College and may Kalindi College touches New Heights in years to Come.