Gurugram, April 12, 2018: Apeejay Stya University (ASU) organised a Technical Fest (Techshield) – ELAAN 2K18, on 12th April 2018, at the sprawling ASU Campus. It was inaugurated by Dr. S.K. Salwan, Vice-Chancellor of ASU. Prof. R.P. Hooda from the Apeejay Education Society who is also an Emeritus Professor at the Apeejay School of Management was the Chief Guest for the occasion. Dr. D.N. Bajpai, Director at the Apeejay Institute of Technology, Greater Noida also attended the event as a distinguished Guest.
The inauguration ceremony commenced with the Saraswati Vandana & lighting of the lamp by the Chief Guest and other guests, deans & advisors. Hon. Vice Chancellor delivered the Welcome Address as he welcomed the Chief Guest and other dignitaries, faculties and students. Dr. Salwan spoke about the relation between Nature and Science and how certain acts of Science & Nature are beyond the understanding of humanity. He quoted few eminent scientists and poets stressing upon the fact that Nature & Science go hand in hand and support each other. He also pressed upon the fact that we as human beings should be watchful toward the Nature’s activities around us. Finally, he declared the Technical Fest – ELAAN2K18 open. Prof. Dr. R.P. Hooda addressed the audience. He spoke of his journey in life including the time spent with Apeejay and also appreciated about the Liberal Arts Concept at ASU, among other things.
Events and activities organised by each school included Lan Gaming - Zenith, Gaming Event- Hunt-em-up, Pick & Design, Pharma Quiz, Open Air Painting Competition, Best out-of-waste Model United Nations, Pick & Design, E-minute Paper and Rangoli Competition.
The students of ASU showed keen interest and participated in large numbers with great enthusiasm. Students from different colleges and universities from NCR also participated with great zeal in the event.