Events in 2013
Gurgaon, October 10, 2013: Dandiya Night was celebrated with traditional gaiety and fervour in the hostel grounds of Apeejay Stya University. The highlights of the celebration were traditional hard core Devi Puja in a mini pandal, followed by Prashad Vitran, high tea and Dandiya dance. The event was attended by resident faculty and staff members. The star attraction of this and other similar celebrations has been the overwhelming exhibition of rich Indian festive culture by domestic students, responded generously by overwhelming participation of each and every resident international hosteller. The evening was enjoyed with extra ordinary enthusiasm by one and all.
Gurgaon, October 7, 2013: All Apeejay institutions select students for the much coveted ‘Dr. Stya Paul Award for Human Values’ every year which takes into consideration a rigorous process to select the awardees. Apeejay Stya University awarded two students this year, Fizza Jaffer and Rohan Thapar, who shared this award. Heartiest congratulations to both of them!
Gurgaon, October 4, 2013: The 94th Birth Anniversary of Dr. Stya Paul, Founder President, Apeejay Education Society & Founder Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University was celebrated at Apeejay Stya University. A multilingual mushaira/poets' meet was a part of the celebrations as students recited self-composed as well as famous poets' shaayri, including poetry in Italian, French, Portuguese, Arabic and Hausa.
New Delhi, September 30, 2013: MBA students (2nd year) from the School of Management Sciences of Apeejay Stya University attended the National Summit on CSR organised by CII, in partnership with NFCG, New Delhi. The theme of the Summit was ‘Embedding CSR into Business Strategy’ and was structured towards creating a national knowledge platform for sharing perspectives, especially in the light of the Companies Act, 2013 and the recently published rules, which will be a crucial change in the way CSR would be undertaken in India. The students got a chance to listen to and interact with a host of industry veterans such as Mr. Rakesh Bharti Mittal, Chairman, CII; Mr. Vijay Thadani, CEO, NIIT; Mr. S Sivakumar, Chief Executive, Agri Business, ITC; Ms. Lise Grande, UN Resident Director & UNDP Representative, among many other industry experts.
Gurgaon, September 28, 2013: Design Innovation Workshop for the residential students of Apeejay Stya University (ASU) was organised by Google BOX, ASU. The 3 hour workshop, in the evening, was held in the Demo Room of the University.