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»Students of Govt. Home Science College bring laurels at Rose Fest 2022 (25.02.2022)

The students of Govt. Home Science College, Sec-10, Chandigarh participated with passion in Rangoli Competition at the ongoing Rose Fest 2022 organized by Chandigarh Administration. Akanksha Rakheja, a student of M.Sc. HDFR 1st Year bagged 1st Prize in the category “Rangoli with eco-friendly material’ and Menka, a student of B.Sc. Home Science 1st Year bagged 2nd Prize in the category ‘Rangoli with Flowers.’ Principal of the college Prof. Sudha Katyal congratulated the students by praising their passion for this art form and motivated them to participate with same fervor in the future.

 



»Home Science Students Accorded with Merit Certificates at Global Level Heartfulness Essay Event 2021 10.2.22

Heartfulness Education Trust and Shri Ram Chandra Mission in collaboration with UNESCO MGIEP (Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development) and United Nations Information Centre for India and Bhutan organized global level Heartfulness Essay Event 2021 on the theme “Kindness: For self, For Each Other and the Environment” in UN official languages (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, Spanish) and Indian Languages (Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Tamil, Telugu). The rationale for the theme of kindness was the synchronous development of body, mind and heart which is a prerequisite for the holistic development of human beings.

The event got an overwhelming response as different stakeholders enthusiastically participated in 15 languages from all over the world. In category I (Age 14-18 years), two students from our college i.e. Nupur Sharma (B.Sc. First year) and Cheryl (B.Sc. First year) accorded with the merit certificate and received an honourable mention among all the entries received in this category.

The principal of the college, Prof. Sudha Katyal congratulated the students for their achievements at a global level and encouraged them further to excel in academic as well as co-curricular activities.

 



»HOME SCIENCE COLLEGE OBSERVES WORLD CANCER DAY 10.02.22

In lieu of World Cancer Day celebrated on February 4 worldwide, Home Science College organised a One Day National Webinar on Cancer Awareness.

The expert speaker was Dr. Atul Sharma, Director General Laproscopic and Breast Cancer surgery, Fortis Hospital. He spoke about the importance of early detection in Cancer and the etiology behind it. The speaker emphasized upon need of screening and following a healthy diet and exercise routine to help manage the disease better. The webinar was attended by the faculty and students of the college.

Principal Prof Sudha Katyal reinforced the need to eat better and live healthier to help alleviate diseases especially Cancer.

 



»Proud of Our Student 02.02.22

Livjot Kaur of B.Sc. Home Science 1st year bagged 3rd prize of Rs 3000/ in National Level Poetry Competition to mark the celebrations of National Voter’s Day 2022 on the theme ‘Even One Vote Makes A Difference’ organized by Electoral Literacy Club of MCM College,  Sector-36, Chandigarh. Principal of the College, Prof. Sudha Katyal congratulated the student and her mentor.

 



»Superannuation Ceremony of Prof. Rupinder Ghuman & Dr. Sangita Bansal 31.01.22

The college bid farewell today to two stalwarts Prof. Rupinder Ghumman and Dr. Sangeeta Bansal who retired today after a service of more than 30 years in the field of education.

Both Prof. Ghumman and Dr. Bansal held important portfolios in the college like IQAC, NIRF, Purchase to name a few.

Principal Prof. Sudha Katyal congratulated them on their super annuation. She praised them for their dedication and contribution to the institution through out their years of service. She further said that a big vaccum has been created with their retirement and wished them the best for their future life ahead.

 



»Government Home Science College, Sector-10, Chandigarh signs Memorandum of Understanding with Nivedita Charitable Trust 27.01.22

Government Home Science College, Sector-10, Chandigarh signs Memorandum of Understanding with Nivedita Charitable Trust. The M.O.U. will foster collaboration between both parties to enable successful implementation of ‘AAHAR KRANTI MISSION’, a project of Nivedita-Charitable Trust to achieve the goal of promoting welfare of the community by addressing issues relating to food habits and to improve the health status against lifestyle diseases in society.



»HOME SCIENCE COLLEGE CELEBRATES 73rd REPUBLIC DAY 26.01.22

On the auspicious day of 26 January, Government Home Science College celebrated 73rd  Republic Day filled with a feeling of patriotism and dedication. The celebration started with the hoisting of the National Flag by the Principal of the college, Prof. Sudha Katyal. It was followed by the recitation of the National Anthem. Prof. Katyal addressed the audience by highlighting the plantation of trees campaign so as to spread the awareness regarding the conservation of environment thereby making our contribution to mitigate climate changes on earth and preserve natural environment. Furthermore, the college campus turned reverberated with the rhythmic vocal performances presented by the students along with a splendid dance performance on a patriotic song by NCC cadets.The program ended with the message to create a great nation through collective efforts from all individuals.

 



»Home Science College Celebrates National Voter’s Day on 25.01.2022

Electoral Literacy Club of Government Home Science College, Sector-10, Chandigarh has celebrated National Voter’s Day on January 25, 2022. Voter’s Pledge & Poster Making Competition on the theme ‘Vote for Hope, Vote for Change’ were organized to mark the occasion. Prof. Sudha Katyal, Principal of the College applauded the efforts of Electoral Literacy Club and talked about the main objective behind the celebration of National Voter’s Day. She further  emphasized that it is celebrated to encourage, facilitate and maximize enrolment, especially for new voters.

 



»Government Home Science College Celebrated National Girl Child Day on 24.01.2022

Government Home Science College conducted a host of activities to celebrate National Girl Child Day. The day started with the felicitation of Girl Achievers, Anupreet Sobti (M.Sc. Foods & Nutrition) & Akanksha Rakheja (M.Sc. Human Development & Family Relations) by Principal of the College, Prof. Sudha Katyal to mark the celebrations of National Girl Child Day.  Online Pledge taking , Poster Making Competition, Slogan Writing Competition on the theme ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao was also conducted to celebrate the day with full vigour. Staff of the college also participated in an interesting activity in which they clicked, shared and posted selfies with their daughters on their social media apps. Prof. Katyal emphasized that if we fail to address girls’ differentiated needs and aspirations, a generation will be lost and with it, our hope for sustainable development, prosperity, peace and security will also be lost.

 



»Proud of Our Student 23.01.22

Akanksha Rakheja of M.Sc. HDFR (Semester-1) was one of the 30 NCC Cadets who made Scroll Painting KALA KUMBH from 25th December 2021 - 2nd January, 2022 organised by Ministry of Defence  and DGNCC, Government of India. The Scroll Painting will be displayed on Rajpath on 26th January 2022 during Republic Day Celebrations. Principal of the College, Prof.Sudha Katyal congratulated the student for bringing laurels to the college.

 

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»Home Science College got Appreciation Certificate from MGNCRE, Government of India 23.01.22

Under the able guidance of our worthy Principal Ma’am, Prof. Sudha Katyal, Government Home Science College has received once again appreciation certificate for participating & successfully completing Largest Plantation Drive from Mahatma Gandhi National Council of Rural Education, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Government of India.

 



»Home Science Faculty Attended Online Youth Leadership Training Camp cum Workshop 17.01.22

Dr.Neha Sharma, Assistant Professor in Human Development & Family Relations & Mrs. Manpreet Kaur, Assistant Professor in Clothing & Textiles have participated in an Online Youth Leadership Training Camp cum Workshop on the theme ‘Inspire, Engage, Enable’ organised by Department of Youth Welfare, Panjab University, Chandigarh from August 02-11, 2021. Principal of the college, Prof. Sudha Katyal congratulated the faculty members.

 



»Home Science Students & Faculty registered in 750 MILLION VIRTUAL SURYA NAMASKAR Programme 17.01.22

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»NCC Unit of College Observed Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav 12.01.22

NCC Unit of College Observed Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav on National Youth Day-2022 to mark the  Birth Anniversary of Swami VivekanandaAzadi Ka Amrit Mahotsava was observed by 30 NCC Girls Cadets of Government Home Science College in liaison with 1 Chandigarh Girls Bn on the National Youth Day-2022 to mark the  Swami Vivekananda’s birth anniversary at Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Sector 15B, Madhya Marg, Chandigarh while strictly adhering to Covid-19 guidelines.

 



»NSS Volunteers celebrated National Youth Day on 12.01.2022

NSS Unit of Government Home Science College, Sector-10, Chandigarh participated in host of activities on January 12,2022 to celebrate 25th National Youth Day as a part of Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav. The day kickstarted with 37 NSS Volunteers attending a lecture by the Indian Council of Philosophical Research in collaboration with Department of Philosophy, Panjab University on ‘A Friend Request From Vivekananda’. Mr. Sudhir Baweja, Coordinator, Department of Philosophy & Vivekananda Studies, USOL, Panjab University, Chandigarh was the Resource Person of the event. Subsequently, 73 NSS Volunteers attended Virtual Inauguration of 25th National Festival by Honorable PM Shri Narendra Modi Ji at 11:00 A.M. He also highlighted that  the most precious asset of a nation is its youth. Youth have the potential, zest and energy to uplift the country from degeneration. A country’s future is lying in the hands of youth generation to strive for excellence. Principal of the college, Prof.Sudha Katyal, applauded the efforts of NSS Unit and urged volunteers to follow the ideals  of Swami Vivekananda of purity, patience and perseverance to overcome all obstacles.

 



»Webinar on Financial Literacy conducted at GHSC-10 12.0122

A Webinar was conducted on Financial Literacy for the students by Mr Nishant Mahajan, Founder, Behavioral Consultant who is also a certified executive coach of Healthy , Wealthy Mind. He appraised the staff and students on the career opportunities related to Financial management. He talked about the benefits of awareness about money matters in life and how important it is to increase one’s inner world and be ambitious about one’s career. Principal of the college, Prof. Sudha Katyal applauded the efforts of Placement team of the college for organising this workshop. She  also motivated the students to be job creators rather than job seekers. She further appreciated them for their hardwork and never dying spirit as during pandemic times when jobs are scarce, the students are coming up with innovative ideas and moving towards  self- employement.

 



»Activities by college NSS Wing January 8-10,2022

Under the able guidance of worthy Principal Ma’am, NSS Wing of Government Home Science College, Chandigarh organised various activities from January 08-10, 2022 to contribute it’s part in Swastha Balak-Balika Spardha. Glimpses of various activities include Poster Making, Slogan Writing, Essay Writing and Sensitising Mothers regarding healthy nutrition. Principal of the college, Prof. Sudha Katyal applauded the efforts of NSS for successful execution of the objectives that were set for the event.



»Home Science Student Won First Prize in Inter College Debate Competition 07.01.22

Livjyot of B.Sc. Home Science First Semester bagged First Prize in Inter College Debate Competition on the topic, ‘Online Exam vs Offline Exam: Impact on Future Employability’ organized by PGGCG-46, Chandigarh on 6.01.2022. Principal of the college, Prof. Sudha Katyal congratulated the student and her mentor.



»Home Science Students Participated in Street Play Competition Under Swachh Survekshan 2022 27.12.21

A team of Home Science Students participated in Street Play Competition on the theme ‘Say No To Plastic’ under Swachh Sarvekshan 2022 organised by Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh on 27.12.2021. Principal of the College, Prof. Sudha Katyal applauded the efforts of the students & their mentors for participating in such competitions and generating awareness among masses regarding ‘Say No to Plastic’ and thereby making their environment clean & green.

 



»Home Science students participated in State Level Competitions 18.12.21

Home Science students participated in State Level Competitions organised by Department of Higher Education, Chandigarh Administration and Election Department, UT Chandigarh

Vani and Cheryl from B.Sc. Home Science First Semester got Award of Honour for participating in State Level Inter College Declamation Contest and Quiz Competition organised by Department of Higher Education, Chandigarh Administration and Election Department, UT Chandigarh.

The principal of the college, Prof. Sudha Katyal applauded the efforts of the students and encouraged them to come forward and showcase their talent.



»Proud of Our Student 16.12.21

Anupreet Kaur Sobti, student of M.Sc Foods and Nutrition 3rd Sem secured Second prize and a cash prize of Rs 3000/- at the District Level Declamation Competition on Patriotism and Nation Building as a part of Republic Day Celebrations, 2022 organised by Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, Mohali. The theme of the contest was ‘Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas, Sabka Vishwas, Sabka Prayas’(Together We Grow, Together We Prosper, Together We Try, Together We Build A Strong And Inclusive India).



»Student of B.Sc. Fashion Designing Won First Prize in Panjab University Inter-Zonal Youth & Heritage Festival Held at A.S.College, Khanna 16.12.21

Anchal Bhardwaj of B.Sc. Fashion Designing 3rd Semester bagged First Prize  in the event of Phulkari in Panjab University Inter-Zonal Youth and Heritage Festival held at A.S.College, Khana on December 16, 2021.

Prof. Sudha Katyal, Principal of the college, congratulated the student and her mentor  for bringing laurels to the college for their extreme hard work and dedication.

 



»GOVERNMENT HOME SCIENCE COLLEGE ORGANIZED ESSAY WRITING AND DECLAMATION CONTEST ON 'SPREADING AWARENESS AMONG VOTERS' 15.12.21

The NSS Unit of Government Home Science College organised Declamation and Essay Writing Competition to create awareness regarding elections among the various stakeholders.  The rationale  of this event was to generate awareness among people regarding election menifesto, voting rights and democracy.

In the Declamation competition,  the participants shared their views on media and elections in the modern world and provided insightful set of observations on how media can be used efficiently in the elections. They also talked about Election Manifesto and its pertinent role in shaping the future course of any country.

More than 50 students participated in this event with full enthusiasm.

The principal of the college, Prof. Sudha Katyal applauded the efforts of the students and encouraged them to come forward and showcase their talent.

 



»Voting Awareness Programme conducted at Home Science College from 13.12.2021 to 15.12.2021

Government Home Science College, Sector-10, Chandigarh has contributed significantly in generating awareness through ‘Voting Awareness Programme’ in view of the Municipal Corporation Elections from December 13-15, 2021. Various activities were organized to disseminate awareness and significance of voting among masses. The awareness programme commenced with Pledge Taking Ceremony on 13.12.2021, Quiz Competition on the topic ‘Tool of Democracy- Voting Rights’ on 13.12.2021, Visit to Adopted Village ‘Khuda Ali Sher’ on 14.12.2021, Essay Writing & Declamation Contest for spreading awareness regarding elections and significance of voting  and  Street Play on ‘Know Your Voting Rights’on 15.12.2021.

 



»GHSC-10 organises Online workshop on “INTERNET TO INNER-NET” 15.12.21

GHSC organised an online worksop on “Internet to Inner-net “ for the staff and students of the college with the aim of reducing stress, embracing positivity and improving concentration by making meditation a part and parcel of one’s life. Mr Narinder Anand and Ms Shweta, National Coordinators , Youth empowerment group from Amrita University, Kerela were the key note speakers who conducted a very interactive session with inclusion of wonderful stories, awareness games and simple yet effective exercises for the mind. Mr Anand talked about how we are all dependant on the Internet and have made our mind a slave to it. He shared a host of personal experiences and stories which left the participants to ponder about the goals they need to set and the need to work upon them right from the start. He stressed upon 3 important things , The Right time, The Right effort and God’s grace to be successful and have a meaningful life. Principal , Prof. Sudha Katyal motivated the students to work hard towards their set goal and maintain focus and stop not until the goal is achieved. Over 95 staff and students thoroughly enjoyed the activities of the session and intended to spend more time on themselves rather than on the internet.

 



»Home Science Students Participated in 73rd Panjab University Inter College Parade Competition 14.12.21

Home Science Students participated in Panjab University Inter College Parade Competition organised by Directorate Sports, Panjab University under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi on  December 14, 2021.

Prof. Sudha Katyal, Principal of the college, highly appreciated the efforts of students and their mentors.

 



»PROUD MOMENT FOR COLLEGE 14.12.21

SIMRAN KAUR WON SECOND PRIZE IN PUNJABI HANDWRITING & TEAM OF GROUP BHAJAN WON THIRD PRIZE IN PANJAB UNIVERSITY INTER-ZONAL YOUTH & HERITAGE FESTIVAL HELD AT A.S.COLLEGE, KHANNA

 

The students of Government Home Science College bagged Second Prize in Punjabi Handwriting and Third Prize in Group Bhajan in Panjab University Inter Zonal Youth and Heritage Festival held at A.S.College, Khana on December 14, 2021. Second prize in Punjabi handwriting is won by Simran Kaur of B.Sc. (F.D.) 3rd Semester. The Bhajan team of the college comprised of Bhavika Anand and Meha from M.Sc (FN) Ist Semester, Archita and Sirounikarespectively  of B.Sc (H.Sc) 1st Semester, Arti of B.Sc (H.Sc) Vth Semester and Anju of B.Sc (H.Sc) IIIrd Semester.

 

Prof. Sudha Katyal, Principal of the college, congratulated the winners and highly appreciated the efforts of students and their mentors for their extreme hard work and dedication.

 



»Proud Moment for Home Science College 12.12.21

Dr.Preeti Alagh, Assistant Professor Government Home Science College Chandigarh has got a Patent Publication on her name entitled, ‘NANO-FUNCTIONALIZED NATURAL FIBER WITH IMPROVED PHOTOCATALYTIC AND ANTIMICROBIAL PROPERTIES’. The present invention relates to a bio nano composite material comprising a natural fibers (NF) on which metal oxide nanostructures are grown.

 

PATENT APPLICATION PUBLICATION:

The Patent Office Journal No. 35/2021 Dated 27/08/2021

Date of filling the Application: 29-01-2020

Publication Date: 27-08-2021

Application Number: 202011003954-A

 



»Home Science Students Participated in 73rd Panjab University Inter College Table- Tennis Competition 07.12.21

Home Science Students participated in Punjab University Inter College Table-tennis  Competition organised by Directorate Sports, Panjab University under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi on December 07, 2021.

Prof. Sudha Katyal, Principal of the college, highly appreciated the efforts of students and their mentors.

 



»Students Brought Laurels to the College 07.12.21

Arshdeep of B.Sc. Fashion Designing 5th Semester won Second Prize in the category of Tie & Dye and Kirti of B.Sc. 1st Semester won Third  Prize in Salad  Decoration in an Online National Level Competition organised by Arya PG College, Panipat (Haryana), India held on November 26th and 20th, 2021 respectively.

 



»Akanksha Rakheja Participated in Panjab University Inter College Aquatics and Athletics (Shot put) Competition 06.12.21 and 14.12.21

Akanksha Rakheja of Msc.HDFR Semester -I  represented our college in Panjab University Inter College Aquatics Competition (men and women) in 50m  free style ,200m butterfly stroke and 200m back stroke and Panjab University Inter College Athletics (Shot-put; men and women) organised by Directorate Sports, Panjab  University under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi on December 06th, 2021 and December 14th, 2021 respectively.

Prof. Sudha Katyal, Principal of the college, highly applauded the efforts of student and their mentors.

 



»Home Science Students Participated in Panjab University Yoga Inter College Competition 05.12.21

Home Science students participated in Panjab University Yoga Inter College Competition organized at Government College of Yoga ,Education and Health, Sector 23, Chandigarh under the aegis of Directorate Sports, Panjab University on December 05, 2021. Prof. Sudha Katyal, Principal of the college, highly appreciated the efforts of students and their mentors and motivated the students to participate in such events as sound mind resides in a sound body.

 



»Red Ribbon Club & NSS Wing of the College Observing World’s Aids Day through Candle Light March 01.12.21



»LAURELS BROUGHT BY HOME SCIENCE STUDENTS ON 2nd , 3rd & 4th DAY of PANJAB UNIVERSITY ZONAL YOUTH & HERITAGE FESTIVAL ZONE-B HELD AT GURU GOBIND SINGH KHALSA COLLEGE FOR WOMEN,JHAR SAHIB 28.11.21

The students of Government Home Science College bagged topmost positions in various competitions of Literature, Heritage items & Fine Arts held on the second, third and fourth day of Panjab University Zonal Youth and Heritage Festival Zone-B  held at Guru Gobind Singh Khalsa College for Women, Jhar Sahib on November 23, 24, & 25, 2021

Vaani of B.Sc H.Sc (Sem 1) bagged third position in debate competition organized under literature category on the second day.

However, third day seemed to be historic day for our college owing to multiple prestigious prizes won by students under the category of Heritage Items. First prize in Dasuti won by Pooja of M.Sc CT, First prize in Phulkari won by Anchal, First prize in Phulkari Bagh won by Tanisha, B.Sc, F.D (Sem 3), First prize in Panjabi handwriting won by Simran Kaur of B.Sc. F.D. (Sem 3).

Second prize in Crochet was received by Mitali, of F.D. (Sem 3), second prize in Histrionics won by Divyapreet of M.Sc HDFR (Sem 3), second prize in Knitting won by Shashi, of M.Sc CT, Second prize in Hindi handwriting bagged by Lavanya of B.Sc, Dietetics (Sem 5)

Third prize in Pakhi making won by Babli of M.Sc F.D. (sem 5) and Third prize in Hindi handwriting won by Shruti Saini of B.Sc Dietetics (Sem 5).

On the third day in the category of Fine Arts, third prize in Rangoli won by Akanksha Rakheja of MSc HDFR (Sem 1) and Third prize in photography won by Ishita of M.Sc. F.N. (Sem 3).

Prof. Sudha Katyal, Principal of the college, congratulated the winners and highly appreciated the efforts of students and their mentors for their extreme hard work and dedication.

 



»PRIZES GALORE FOR HOME SCIENCE COLLEGE ON THE FIRST DAY OF PANJAB UNIVERSITY ZONAL YOUTH & HERITAGE FESTIVAL ZONE-B AT GURU GOBIND SINGH KHALSA COLLEGE FOR WOMEN,JHAR SAHIB 23.11.21

The students of Government Home Science College bagged many prizes in various competitions of Music and Heritage Items held on the first day of Panjab University Zonal Youth and Heritage Festival Zone-B  held at Guru Gobind Singh Khalsa College for Women, Jhar Sahib on November 22, 2021. In Music items, the college secured first position in the Bhajan and third position in Group song category. The Bhajan & Group song team of the college comprised of Bhavika Anand and Meha from M.Sc (FN) Ist Semester, Archita and Sirounika  respectively  of B.Sc (H.Sc) 1st Semester, Arti of B.Sc (H.Sc) Vth Semester and Anju of B.Sc (H.Sc) IIIrd Semester. Arti of B.Sc.(H.Sc) Vth Semester also won Individual prize in group song team. Bhavika Anand of M.Sc (FN) Ist Semester won Second position in Geet Category. In the category of Heritage items, Kiran of M.Sc. Clothing & Textiles Ist Semester won First Prize in Raasa Vatna and Naina of B.Sc Fashion Designing Vth Semester won Second Prize in Khiddo Making.

 

Prof. Sudha Katyal, Principal of the college, congratulated the winners and highly appreciated the efforts of students and their mentors for their extreme hard work and dedication.

 



»Government Home Science College organizes "Literary Patchwork" 30.10.21

Government Home Science College organised ' Literary Patchwork' 21 to nourish the creative potential, critical thinking and life skills of the students. To hone the artistic expressions of the students, various events such as poetry, short story, essay writing, elocution , as well as hand- writing competitions were organised. The rationale was to provide a platform to the students to showcase their talents.

More than 150 students participated in various activities. The students recited their self- composed poems and presented their arguments English, Hindi and Punjabi respectively. The judges for the various events encouraged the participants to speak enthusiastically.

The Principal of the college, Prof. Sudha Katyal, applauded the efforts of the organizing committee and encouraged the participants to come forth and showcase their talents without hesitation.

 



»Home Science College collaborates with Sofy Unicham to celebrate safe and hygienic Diwali 02.11.21

The Placement cell of Government Home Science College celebrated safe and hygienic Diwali in collaboration with the Sofy,Unicham on November 2, 2021.A team of Sofy Unicham visited the college and sensitized the students about the various hygiene practices adopted during the the menstrual cycle. They also urged the students to celebrate safe and environmental friendly Diwali in the wake of pandemic. They also distributed free samples of environment friendly and antibacterial sanitary pads to students.

Principal Professor Sudha katyal appreciated  the efforts of Sofy team and urged everyone to adopt various safety measures during Diwali.

 



»Government Home Science College Chandigarh actively participated in four day Virtual Summit TECH4SEVA 28.10.21

Government Home Science College Chandigarh actively participated in four day Virtual Summit TECH4SEVA organised by Vijnana Bharti (VIBHA), Unnat Bharat Abhiyan (UBA) and Centre for innovation and Bio Design (CiBiOD), PGIMER, Chandigarh from Oct 20- 23, 2021. The college exhibited it's virtual stall in this four day online expo based on the theme of Atmanirbhar Bharat, environmental friendly, and sustainable technologies, affordable health care and technology for good agricultural practices. The virtual stall of the college exhibited the seven different innovative startups run by the college students and alumna. The college stall attracted a large number of delegates out of the 24 total virtual stalls in the exhibition. Approximately more than 500 visitors visited the virtual expo. 

The budding entrepreneur of the college Anupreet Kaur Sobti virtually exhibited her stall named Dietaura based on the affordable healthcare and sustainable technologies giving a message of healthy eating with low cost diet recipes. Another stall Satvik foods put up by alumna of the college was based on the traditional foods and healthy eating habits. Stalls displayed by the Clothing and Textile department, based on the eco friendly tie and dye, organic soaps and sanitizers successfully depicted the idea of environmental friendly and sustainable technologies.Department of Human Development and Family Relations virtually exhibited the hand made and child friendly soft toys. Another budding entrepreneur of the college Nimran Kaur virtually exhibited her stall of Golden Ashet based on serving a golden platter consisting of desserts, charcuterie board and amazing grazing made up of freshly grown organic products in the kitchen garden. Budding entrepreneur and student Nidhi running her startup nemed The Knot store exhibited amazing and beautifully woven variety of Macrame art products.

Principal Prof. Sudha Katyal expressed her gratitude to the team of Centre for Innovation and Bio Design (CiBiOD) for giving an opportunity to the college students and budding entrepreneurs for being part of this international online expo and successfully achieving the goals of Atmanirbhar and Unnat Bharat. She added that it was a new learning experience for faculty members and students to be a part of such on line exhibition where virtual spaces were 3 D created and allowed the delegates to navigate to different exhibitor's profile through digital plateform.



»Observance of Vigilance Awareness Week at Home Science College, Chandigarh 01.11.21

Various Activities were organized during the entire week. Observance of Vigilance Week commenced with Integrity Pledge on 26-10-2021; Poster Making Competition,  Essay Writing Competition & Elocution on 28-10-2021; Street Play on 27-10-2021 & 29-10-2021 respectively; Sensitization Programme on Impact of Corruption on its Citizens on 30-10-2021 and Awareness Rally on 01-11-2021.

 



»Creativity Showcased at Karwachauth & Diwali Mela by Home Science College Students 19.10.21

The placement cell  of Home Science College organized a Karwachauth & Diwali Mela today at the campus. The Mela provided a platform to students to showcase their creativity and talents. It was an opportunity to help them explore their entrepreneurial skills.

A stall displaying Ganpati ji 's, Torans and Floaters, decorative Diya’s was put up by the students of the Department of Arts. Bright and vibrant colors formed the theme of the exhibition. The students from different departments put up various stalls which encouraged start up initiatives ranging from chocolates, muffins, sandwiches and other snacks to artificial jewellery, ornaments such as earrings, neckpieces, rings along with ceramic items and stylish bags. Mandala art paintings, suits & hand painted dupattas & bags were the centre of attraction. Post graduate students of Department of Foods and Nutrition served nutritious snacks such as Bhel puri & grilled sandwiches, healthy muffins & chocolate cakes. A great response was received from all the stalls as they experienced a brisk sale and were sold out.

The Principal of the college, Prof. Sudha Katyal appreciated the efforts put in by the staff and students. She encouraged them to keep up with the spirit of entrepreneurship and to Earn while they Learn.