Beaconhouse National University three-day conference

LAHORE:March 16:Renowned peace activist and political analyst, Mr OP Shah visited Beaconhouse National University (BNU) Thursday. According to a press release, he was accompanied by member of the Board of Governors, BNU, former foreign minister Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri. During his visit to BNU, Shah called on Vice-Chancellor, Shahid Hafiz Kardar, Deans and faculty. He also delivered a talk at the university auditorium attended by faculty and students.

Comprehensive policy to promote science education demanded

LAHORE:March 16: Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) Chairperson Dr Mohammad Nizam-ud-Din said there was support for science education in Pakistan but if we really wanted to promote it we had to devise a comprehensive policy in this regard. He said this while addressing the 6th International Conference on Education (ICE) with the theme ‘’Science Beyond Classroom’’. The conference commenced at the University of Education (UOE) on Thursday.

inaugural ceremony of Punjab Tianjin University of Technical Education

LAHORE:March 16: Punjab Minister for Schools Education Rana Mashhood has said the inaugural ceremony of the proposed Punjab Tianjin University of Technical Education (PTUT) will be held on March 23 in which Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif will be the chief guest. A temporary campus of this university has been set up in Township Lahore whereas permanent campus will be constructed on Raiwind Road, he added.

HED has started process of hiring lecturers for public colleges

LAHORE:11March: The Punjab Higher Education Department (HED) has started the process of hiring lecturers for public colleges in the province and has initiated appointments and postings for the purpose. The HED has so far made appointments and postings of around 519 male and female lecturers against vacant posts in government-run colleges of the province. These belong to subjects, including mathematics, chemistry, botany, zoology, physics, Islamiyat, Urdu and biology.

National University of Modern Languages Skills workshop ends

BAHAWALPUR:11 March:Education is the only way countries can surpass developmental milestones, he emphasised. DHA Bahawalpur Project Director Brigadier (Retd ) Shahid Mehmood said that education is a powerful weapon which can change the world. He also added that DHA has maintained its traditions and is working towards fulfilling its promises. Published in The Express Tribune, March 11th, 2018.

For education: NUML and DHA to establish new campus

BAHAWALPUR:11 March: National University of Modern Languages (NUML) and DHA Bahawalpur signed a memorandum for the establishment of a new campus in a ceremony on Saturday. Bahawalpur Corps Commander Lieutenant General Sher Afghan was the chief guest for the occasion. Calling it a milestone achievement, he congratulated the varsity’s director Major General (Retd) Zia Uddin, DHA Bahawalpur Project Director Brigadier (Retd ) Shahid Mehmood and their whole team.

The vice principal of Red Crescent Medical college, Lahore arrested

Lahore:10 March:The vice principal of Red Crescent Medical college, Lahore was arrested during the visit of Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar on account of having charged excess fees. Vice Principal Justice Nisar met the students on Friday at the college located in Phool Nagar, Express News reported. They conveyed how the administration had taken millions of rupees from them as fees besides other charges as donation.

Rawalpindi Arid Agriculture University inaugural ceremony

Rawalpindi:10 March: Speakers stressed the need for integrated water management approaches to address the need of agriculture sector and the welfare of communities. They were of the view that “Innovative and integrated water management & water harvesting techniques that deliver the critical eco-system services to human should be adopted for safeguarding the water reservoirs and to sustain in stream ecology.”

Citizens Foundation inaugurated fundraising project “Art for Education

LAHORE:March 10: The Citizens Foundation (TCF) and Italian Friends of the Citizens Foundation (IFTCF) officially inaugurated its fundraising project “Art for Education” in Lahore. The project aims at highlighting through the universal language of art, focus on quality education for the less privileged and generating funds for its mission of educating underprivileged children in Pakistan.

Punjab University observing a sit-in outside vice chancellor's office

LAHORE:March 10:A number of Pashtun and Baloch students of Punjab University (PU) have been observing a sit-in outside the vice chancellor's office for the last couple of days, demanding the administration restore their fellows expelled recently. The students alleged the PU administration of victimising Pashtun and Baloch students. However, the PU spokesman said action against the students who were found involved in the incidence of violence on January 22 was taken according to the law, rules and regulations, without any prejudice.

Information Technology University opens a three-day event

LAHORE:March 10: MIT Enterprise Forum Pakistan in collaboration with Center of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) of Information Technology University (ITU) the Punjab, opens a three-day event Smart City: The Hackathon, here Friday, which will continue until tomorrow (Sunday). Smart City: The Hackathon is Pakistan’s first-ever, large-scale hackathon organised with the aim to start informed conversations around Smart City initiatives.

Seminar at University of Agriculture Faisalabad

FAISALABAD:09 March: Punjab government is making all-out efforts to empower women, end gender discrimination, domestic violence and to make them active members in socio-economic activities of the country. This was said by MPA Najma Afzal while addressing a seminar titled “Punjab Women Empowerment Initiatives” arranged by the Institute of Home Sciences, University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF), a press release issued on Thursday stated.

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