Events @HZU

A Week Long Induction Program organized by Management Department

Date: 12 October 2021

When new students enter an institution, they come with diverse thoughts, backgrounds and preparations. It is important to help them adjust to the new environment and inculcate in them the ethos of the institution with a sense of larger purpose. So, One week induction program was organized by Management Department from 6 October 2021 to 12 October 2021 for the new entrants of MBA, BBA and B.com streams. The aim of the program was to ensure that every student feels welcomed, engaged and excited to begin this new important stage in their education. The idea was to make the students aware of their prospective opportunities and to show them the path they have adopt in order to become successful professionals.

This departmental level induction program was a mix of lectures, games, outbound learning activities. The induction covered the different aspects which are significantly required for new students to equip themselves with new skills and new learning environment.

The induction begins with the icebreaking session where faculties and students introduced themselves to each other. It was followed by VIBGYOR ceremony. VIBGYOR is the name of Management department student’s club. In the ceremony students were familiarized with the working of the club. Experts and Faculty from the department interacted with students on the range of topics such as Talk on Era of Management, Management Games, IT in Management, Managerial Skills, Stress Management etc. Some Motivational Talks were also arranged with the new entrants. To familiarize the new students with the dynamic and emerging environment of the department of management as well as HZU, University Tour and a Cricket Match were also organized. New batches reported on 5 October with great zeal to start a new journey.

Faculty, Mr. CD Bhatt in an interactive session with newcomers
Head, Deptt. of CS & IT Rakesh Arya addressing new entrants on IT Skills required in Management field
Dr. Suchita addressing students during the induction program

From,

Department of Mass Communication

Himgiri Zee University






Himgiri Zee University welcomes new students

Date: 05 October 2021

Entering Higher Education is a moment of vitality for everyone. Boys and Girls who have recently passed Intermediate do believe that they are going into a new trajectory. In this new path there come many opportunities. But at the same time Opportunities without guidance is of no value. Considering all these aspects related to a newcomer in a University System, Himgiri Zee University organized its Second Orientation Program 2021-22. Arranged by the Admission Department, the program was attended by new students from every department.

At the outset Vice Chancellor Prof. (Dr.) Rakesh Ranjan welcomed new students. His address focused on the key issues of e-content related to education, enhancing communication skills, creating employability skills in oneself etc. He elaborated on the academic and creative freedom one gets when entering in a University. He emphasized that working on creating aspects of your personality leads you to become a better version of yourself.

Registrar Dr. BK Ambasta in his address touched on moral values and ethics. He highlighted that success with moral values gives happiness to everyone around you.

On the occasion Examination Controller Mr. Amit Kumar, briefed students about evaluation system mandated in the university. Knowing that it’s hard to understand all the nitty-gritty of examination in one single session, he informed students that over the duration of their program they’ll come to know about all the details.

Training and Placement Officer called students to become Job Giver than Job Seeker. He reiterated that 21st century is the century of entrepreneurship and creativity. So, everybody should come forward and train himself/herself in such a manner that they ultimately contribute to a societal transformation.

Senior Administrative Officer, Mr. Vishnu Mathur introduced students to guidelines related to Anti-Ragging, discipline and other issues. Program was attended by Chief Finance Officer Mr. Anterdeep Singh and HoDs of all the departments. Program was held under the guidance of Director, Admission Mr. Rahul Kukreti.

Vice Chancellor, Prof. (Dr.) Rakesh Ranjan lighting the lamp
Vice Chancellor, Prof. (Dr.) Rakesh Ranjan addressing the gathering
Registrar, Dr. BK Ambasta during his address
Examination Controller Mr. Amit Kumar explaining details about Evaluation and Grading
Training and Placement Officer Mr. Vikas Chamoli called students to become Job Giver not Job Seeker
Senior Administrative Officer Mr. Vishnu Mathur during his address
Newcomers from Various departments during the program

From,

Department of Mass Communication

Himgiri Zee University






Going down the memory lane: Himgiri Zee University celebrates its first Alumni Meet

Date: 02 October 2021

To us all the memories of college days are invaluable. The cool-hot classroom environment, teachers’ guidance, their love and scolding, hostel stories and endless fun with friends are the moments our hearts yearn for. The passion to win the world and shine like stars is bestowed on us from our mentors at college. The closed bars of lockdown during pandemic brought upon a shadow on these experiences. Himgiri Zee University went ahead in bringing together distant students to celebrate their achievements.

To revel its students’ triumphs university organised alumni meet “MILAP 2021” on 2nd October. Dr.Subhash Chandra, patron of the university digitally addressed the alumni. A heart-warming welcome note was declaimed by the Vice Chancellor of the university Prof. Dr RakeshRanjan.

Students were filled with great vigour to meet their friends and college fraternity. For them it was a much needed break from day-to-day hustle. Lots of evocation was exchanged amongst each other. The facilities and staff members left no stone unturned to make the evening memorable for alumni. Interactive activities such as prompt acts, dancing, singing, ramp walk etc. were planned for them. Highlight of the event were the titles given to alumni. The smile on their faces spoke volume about the fun they had. Rakesh Sharma of the Management Department won the title “Alumni of the Year”. Manpreet Kaur of the Mass Department won “Spark of the Evening “award. Her breath taking Bhangra performance was indeed the brightest spark of the eve. Aditya Bali and Shreshtha Chaudhary won Mr and Ms Eve of the Alumni meet titles.

Alumni took it to DJ floor stirring the event to its height. Music and laughter filled the air. The function was concluded with a rather luscious gala dinner and a thanks note.

Rakesh Sharma, Alumni from Management Deptt. received the award for 'Alumni of the Year'
Manpreet Kaur, Alumni from Deptt. of Mass Comm. adjudged 'Spark of the Evening'
Happy Faces of Alumni lighting the stage
A Student during the Ganesh Vandana Performance

From,

Department of Mass Communication

Himgiri Zee University






Zee Media Corporation Limited Team visited University Campus for Industry-Academia Interface

Date: 27 Sept 2021

On September 27, 2021, a team of Zee Media Corporation Limited (ZMCL), comprising Mr. Sushant S Mohan, Editor DNA and Zeenews.com English, Mr. Shailesh Ranjan, Input Editor, Zee News, and Mr. Ranjit Banerjee, Technical (Graphics) visited the University campus. The purpose of the visit was to interact with students of Journalism and Mass communication and incorporate industry inputs in the course curriculum of Journalism programs of the University. Prof. Rakesh Ranjan, Vice-Chancellor welcomed Industry Experts and thanked them for visiting the campus. Experts shared their career journeys and real-life experiences with students. They also informed students about industry trends, skillsets required for journalism careers, and changing paradigms of the Media and Entertainment industry. Students asked various questions and experts answered them quite effectively. They also suggested an idea of an industry-academic interface in the form of internships, projects, assignments, and placements. Students were happy after the session.

In the second half, the team of experts interacted with University authorities and faculty members of Journalism and Mass communication. Mr. Sudheer Deoli, the Head/In-charge of the Department of Mass Communication gave an academic presentation and an overview of the courses, facilities, and resources of the Department. The course structure and syllabus were discussed thoroughly. ZMCL Team suggested the incorporation of practical contents, specialized courses, and new-age content such as scripting, camera, reporting, storyboarding in the curriculum to enhance the employability of students. They also invited faculty members and students to visit the facilities of Zee News Noida to comprehend the latest progress and techniques used in the media industry. Department proposed to have monthly physical/virtual interaction with the ZMCL team, faculty members, and students. Mr. Sudheer Deoli proposed a vote of thanks to Prof. Rakesh Ranjan, Vice-Chancellor, Dr. B.K. Ambasta, Registrar, and the team of ZMCL experts for their support and constructive feedback.

A photograph from the session

From,

Department of Mass Communication

Himgiri Zee University






World Tourism Day celebrated with great fervor

Date: 27 Sept 2021

The Department of Hotel & Tourism Management of Himgiri Zee University celebrated World Tourism Day on 27 September 2021. This year university celebrated World Tourism Day with Agnes Kunze Society, “Hope Home” Dehradun.

World Tourism Day is an international event held annually by the tourism industry all over the world. For 2021, it was celebrated, with the theme, “Tourism for Inclusive Growth” and it was hosted by the country Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) in the South Coast of West Africa. Department of Hotel & Tourism Management organized various activities in Agnes Kunze Society, “Hope Home”. Students enthusiastically participated in the activities. To create awareness on the importance of World Tourism Day, short guest lectures were also delivered by the faculty members of the department. Lectures had essential messages on ways to maintain Personal Hygiene, Sanitation, Table Etiquettes, and on covid-19 protocols. The program was followed by a lunch organized by the department for the students of the society. The lunch was thoroughly enjoyed by the students. At the end of the program, a Live “Cake” making session was also organized for the students.

Students from the department participated in the program; it was a wonderful experience for the students and for the staff members.

A vote of thanks was also given by the Dean & HoD of the Department of Hotel & Tourism Management, Mr. Subodh Choudhary. On the behalf of Himgiri Zee University, he heartily thanked the manager of Hope Home Mr. Pooran Singh Chauhan for the support and providing an opportunity to conduct a fruitful program on the occasion of World Tourism Day. Members of the department, Dr. Ajay Chaurasia, Mr. Suraj Mohan Negi, Mr. Rajat Raturi, Mr. Abhishek Kaintura, Mr. Sahil Bhatia, and Mr.Vijay Pant and the students were present during the event.

From,

Department of Hotel & Tourism

Himgiri Zee University






An interactive session at the Himgiri Zee University with the Experts

Date: 27 Sept 2021

On 27th September 2021, an interactive session was organized at the Himgiri Zee University with the experts from Zee Media, Mr. Sushant S. Mohan- Editor DNA and Zeenews.com English, Mr. Shailesh Ranjan - Input Editor, Zee news, and Mr. Rajit Banerjee- Technical (Graphics). They shared their journey and valuable experiences with the students. In the session, they answered the questions of students of journalism, law, and management courses. Experts also expressed their idea of creating a pool with the faculty members and students for internships and jobs. The session was valuable and a great experience for the students. It was attended by the students of Mass Communication, Management and Law Departments. Students asked questions specifically related to their internship and recruitment prospects. Experts emphasized on acquiring new skills related to Digital Media. They were very vocal on enhancing ones Social Media presence in order to create an impact with regards to their area of study.

Vice Chancellor of the university hailed the session as a great development and expected many such events in the future.

Student asking question
Mr. Sushant S. Mohan addressing students

From,

Gauri Sharma

BA (Journalism and Mass communication) V semester

Session-2021-2022






Report of Pharmacist Day Celebration

Date: 25 Sept 2021

Every year International Pharmacist Day is celebrated on 25th September. It acknowledges the invaluable contributions of pharmacist for patient care in hospitals, outpatient clinics, Research and Development & other healthcare settings. World Pharmacist Day was celebrated at School of Pharmaceutical Science with enthusiasm and tremendous joy by all staff and the students of the School.

The inaugural ceremony commenced by the arrival of competent authorities of University. There was a colourful welcome followed by lighting of lamp. It was accompanied by a melodious Saraswati Vandana, healing the goddess of knowledge and wisdom. It was followed by a welcome speech delivered by Prof. (Dr.) Arun Kumar, Principal, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences. He also explained the theme for this year of Pharmacist Day i.e. “Pharmacy: Always trust for your health”.

Prof. (Dr.) Rakesh Ranjan, Honourable vice-chancellor, delivered a valuable speech. In his speech he gave much importance on role and responsibilities of Pharmacist in research and development of drugs. Sir discussed various facets of Pharmacy profession along with the challenges present in front of the Pharmacy professionals.

Invited guest Mr. Harmeet Singh, Sr. Pharmacovigilance Analyst, Parexel Pvt. Lmt., Changigarh, delivered a lecture on “Pharmacovigilance” and discuss how effective Pharmacovigilance results in reduced cost of care & improves therapeutic outcomes, which is need of hour during ongoing pandemic COVID-19.

The last session of the day witnessed the artistic effort by the students in the form of rangoli and posters. Ankit & Shail (B. Pharm. IInd year) and Kshitij and Archisha (B. Pharm. IInd year) achieve first position in Rangoli and Poster competition respectively.

The event was successfully completed.

Honourable Vice-Chancellor was welcomed by the Principal, SPS
Prof. (Dr.) Arun Kumar welcomes all the dignitaries
Prof. (Dr.) Rakesh Ranjan Key note spiker
Mr. Harmeet Sigh, invited guest, delivered a lecture on “Pharmacovigilance”
Prize distribution





A Happening day for the University

Date: 24 Sept 2021

Today on 24th September 2021, a felicitation programme under career advancement scheme and book launch ‘Samay Se Samwad’ was held at the seminar hall of the university. The book is authored by Dr. Ritesh Chaudhary, Associate Professor, Deptt. of Mass Communication.

In addition, recently promoted staff members of the university were felicitated in the event for their hard work and professionalism. Dr. Sharad Pandey, Associate Dean, School of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries was promoted as the Professor, Account Executive Mr. Navin Joshi was promoted as Account Manager while Mr. Naresh Bist was promoted as Assistant Registrar. Not only that but new members who recently joined the Himgiri fraternity were also introduced to their fellow colleagues.

Vice Chancellor of the university Prof. (Dr.) Rakesh Ranjan was the main guest for the event. In his address, he congratulated Dr. Ritesh Chaudhary for his wonderful book which comprises interviews with notable media professionals of the country i.e. Meemansa Malik, Zee News, Journalist Rahul Dev, Advisor (Parliament of India), Yashwant Rana, Managing Editor, India TV, Nidhi Kulpati, NDTV, Padma Shree Alok Mehta and many more.

Continuing his address he also appreciated the dedication of recently promoted faculty and staff members. Plus, he welcomed new faculty and staff member with great enthusiasm and hope that they’ll have a significant contribution to the university’s growth.

Session ended with a thanks motion.

From,

Gauri Sharma

Student, BA (Journalism & Mass Communication) V Semester

Session: 2021-22






A MEMORABLE INSIGHT WITH IRFAN SHEIKH

Date: 22 Sept 2021

Today, On 22nd September 2021, Mr. Irfan Sheukh Editor of Zee Salaam addressed the students of Himgiri Zee University. An interactive session was held in which all the dignitaries including the Vice Chancellor Pro. (Dr.) Rakesh Ranjan, Registrar, Dr. BK Ambasta, HoD of all the departments and staff members were present. The Vice Chancellor of the University welcomed the main speaker, Mr. Irfan Sheikh with a great zeal. Then after, Assistant Professor Mr. Vikash Chauhan moderated the session. Students of Mass Communication and Law department came forth with questions related to their careers, and the basic requirements in the field of Journalism. Mr. Sheikh also introduces students to his own formula i.e. PPLR; Pichhe Pichhe lage Raho, meaning that anybody seeking success in her life has to be persistent with what they learn to achieve. He also answered all the questions posed at him very enthusiastically. He apprised all the students about how having discipline and being an individual with high moral values is very important in the field of Journalism. He touched upon various issues about how to maintain the peace of our soul. The event ended with a heartfelt thanks message from the HoD of Mass Communication Department Mr. Sudheer Deoli.

YouTube link of the session : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YOKZtNiny1I

From,

Anushka Garg

Student, BA (Journalism & Mass Communication) V Semester

Session: 2021-22