LAHORE:23 April: Higher Education Department (HED) Punjab on Monday directed the University of Gujrat (UOG) to postpone its syndicate meeting scheduled for Tuesday (today).
LAHORE:April 20: A three-day second International Students’ Convention 2019 organised by Inter-Universities Consortium, University of Education (UOE) and United Nations Centre of Information concluded here on Friday. The closing ceremony was held at the UOE’s Bank Road Campus which was attended by Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Rauf-i-Azam as chief guest. The vice-chancellors of many public and private sector universities, parliamentarians and other prominent scholars, educationists across the world attended the convention.
Rawalpindi :April 20: All campuses of Sadeeqa’s Learning System (SLS) Montessori & High School celebrated International Day of Mother Earth, says a press release. Students of Civil Lines Primary Branch held a special assembly with a belief that Earth Day can be celebrated every day, and every individual can make a difference. The special assembly started off with a brief introduction about the background of the day highlighting the mission to broaden and diversify the environmental movement in order to maintain a healthy sustainable environment.
LAHORE:19 April: Punjab School Education Department (SED) has given a one-week time to all non-registered schools to get registered with warning to seal the campuses for failing to get registered. Punjab Schools Minister Murad Raas in a tweet also warned that strict action would be taken, for failing to get registered. “Time to abide by the law,” he wrote. Through social media posts, School Education Department also asked the general public to come forward if they knew a non-registered school being run in their area.The news.
LAHORE :19 April: University of Management and Technology (UMT) President Ibrahim Hasan Murad has said that the budget reduction has resulted in a financial panic for academia and will bring students on streets. In a press release, the UMT president said the future of youth was at stake as the recurring budget of the higher education sector was facing serious deficit of more than Rs 25 billion. The HEC and govt should look into the matter and take steps to avoid any untoward situation, he added.
Rawalpindi:18 April: Under the Spring Festival, whole country busy in arranging different conferences and seminars with enthusiasm. Following this tradition, Urdu department of Fatima Jinnah Women University also arranged an ‘All Pakistan Poetry session.’ Professor and renowned Poet Anwar Masood was the president of this event.
Lahore:17 April:Punjab University (PU) and National Highways and Motorway Police (NH&MP) jointly launched “Road Safety on Wheel” campaign here on Tuesday to create awareness among the people about their safe travel. PU Vice-Chancellor Prof Niaz Ahmad, NH&MP DIG Ahmad Arsalan Malik and other officials were present on the occasion. Under the campaign, road safety awareness messages were displayed on all PU buses.
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday issued a contempt of court notice to a Punjab University (PU) teacher and got her arrested after she started crying loudly during the hearing of a case disrupting the court proceedings. Ms Khujista Rehan, an assistant professor, had been in litigation with her fellow teachers at the university accusing them of running a vilification campaign against her in a Whatsapp group.
LAHORE:April 16: On the directions of Provincial Minister for Health Dr Yasmin Rashid an MoU was signed between Fatima Jinnah Medical University and Children’s Hospital regarding training and health services. Prof Dr Amir Zaman Khan, Vice-Chancellor FMJU, and Children Hospital Dean Prof Dr Masood Sadiq signed the MoU.
LAHORE:April 16:Punjab University (PU) Examinations Department on Monday declared the results of various examinations. These exams include MA Punjabi Part-I supplementary examination 2018, MSc Social Work Part-I supplementary examination 2018, MSc Applied Psychology Part-I supplementary examination 2018, MA History Part-II supplementary examination 2018 and BS Applied Geology 4th Professional second annual 2018.The news.
LAHORE:15 April: Federation of All Pakistan Universities Academic Staff Association (FAPUASA) has shown serious concerns, over what it terms, federal government’s anti-education policies, budgetary cuts and closure of various academic programmes observing that the government is bringing higher education sector back to the Stone Age.
Rawalpindi:14 April: Students of Grades 2, 3, 4 and 5 of Indus Valley School of Learning, Rawalpindi, travelled to Shahpur Dam, along with some teachers, and planted 800 trees there, along the fringes of the dam. The plantation this year was done in collaboration with the National Logistics Cell, represented by Col. Nawab Dogar. Also present were Faisal Anwar, Consultant, Hassaan, and Raheel Adnan. It was rather a hot day, but the kids braved the sun and participated wholeheartedly in planting the saplings.
LAHORE :14 April: Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) at LUMS has recently achieved the prestigious ‘Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)’ international accreditation. It is the first business school in Pakistan to attain this recognition. It has become the most significant accreditation body for business schools, connecting students, educators, and businesses worldwide.
LAHORE:April 13: Punjab University teaching departments, institutes, centres and constituent colleges/ schools will remain close for Spring Recess from April 15 to April 23. The university did not observe the spring break last year. A spokesperson for the university said spring recess was observed in the year 2017 as well. To a question he said spring recess was mentioned in the PU academic calendar and it was upon the university administration to decide to observe the same or not.The news.
LAHORE:12 April: Awami Workers Party has expressed concern over the rough treatment being meted out by the federal ministry of education to the Basic Education Community School teachers who have not been paid for over a year now.