Events in 2014
Haryana, December 21, 2014: Apeejay Stya University students attended the Rotaract Youth Leadership Awards held at O.P Jindal College. The event was held from December 19-December 21, 2014. The first day of the event included a parade and flag hosting, followed by an inaugural session which comprised a street play by the Rotaract Club of New Delhi and address by the Chief Guest, Mr. Rajesh Aggarwal on ‘Developing Personality’. There was also a cultural event in the evening wherein students from different schools and colleges participated, including a performance by Rock Band, Mannat.
The second day of the event included various sports activities at the Sports Complex. ASU team secured the first position in the Basketball Match. There was a post-breakfast session on ‘Career Counselling and Skill Set Development’ in the convocation hall where dignitaries and guest speakers addressed the gathering. There was also a street play and dance performance, followed by a DJ Night and fashion show in the evening.
The concluding day comprised a session on ‘Building Young Effective Leaders and Road Rage and Anger Management’ by the guest speakers. There was a closing session with the Vote of Thanks by RYLA Chair, Subra Parameswaran, followed by lunch and departure of students.
Gurgaon, December 13, 2014: The second edition of the ASU Express, the journal published by the School of Journalism and Mass Communication (SJMC), was launched by Pradeep Gupta, Chairman of Cyber Media (India) Ltd., South Asia’s leading specialty media house, which publishes nine titles including Dataquest, PCQuest, Voice & Data, Living Digital (LD2.in), Global Services and BioSpectrum Asia Edition with a combined reader base of 1.5 million.
Students of Apeejay Stya University as well as faculty members from all Schools at the University have contributed richly to make ASU Express a real success under the leadership of its Editor, Dr. Koyel Chakrabarty; Consulting Editor, Malvika Kaul and Pictures Editor, Swapnil Kumar.
Gurgaon, December 12, 2014: The faculty had an interactive session, on the topic ‘Developing, Encouraging and Motivating students to become Entrepreneurs’, with Mr. Pradeep Gupta, Chairman of the Cyber Media Group. An articulate speaker, Mr. Gupta shared with the audience, his journey as an entrepreneur. He stressed on the need for mentorship, among other aspects, that faculty should imbibe as part of the discovery and development of entrepreneurs among students. Cyber Media Group is South Asia's first and largest specialty media house having 15 publications, 12 websites, over 150 events and weekly TV programmes related to the fields of InfoTech, Telecom, Consumer Electronics & Biotech.
Gurgaon, December 9, 2014: A critical movie viewing session was arranged by the international student associates in the campus. It was an engaging and interactive session.
Gurgaon, December 4, 2014: Dr. Saeed Niku, Prof. of Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and expert in Product Design from California Polytechnic State University visited ASU from 28th Oct. 2014 to 4th Dec. 2014. During his stay, Dr. Niku conducted twenty interactive sessions on Design Innovation, Creative Thinking, Robotics, Mechatronics and Quality Assurance. Students from the School of Engineering & Technology and School of Design, Apeejay Stya University along with their faculty participated in various sessions, gaining knowledge from Dr. Niku’s vast experience in various fields.