Chandigarh May 9, 2019
Human Resource Development Centre, Panjab University, Chandigarh in
collaboration with U.T. Administration under RUSA Scheme (MHRD, GOI) organized a one day workshop in Academic Administration with focus on Hostel Administration, here today. The workshop coordinated by Dr Jayanti Dutta was attended by 35 hostel wardens of Panjab University hostels and hostels of U.T. Colleges. The resource persons included the former Dean Student Welfare Prof. Navdeep Goyal and present Dean Student Welfare (Men & Women) and Senior Senators. Professor Ashutosh Kumar, Director, UGC-Human Resource Development Centre, Panjab University, Chandigarh welcomed the participants and briefed them about the agenda of the programme.
Professor Emanual Nahar, Dean Student Welfare and Professor Neena Capalash, Dean Student Welfare(W) in their inaugural addresses mentioned the different initiatives undertaken by the University Administration in the last one year including organizing mediation classes, wall magazines, cleanliness drives, organizing lectures and cultural programmes etc. The interactive sessions were focussed on three themes namely sharing the experiences; challenges of handling the young adults and managing
resources for effective hostel administration. The valedictory lecture was delivered by Professor Ronki Ram, Dean of Arts, Panjab University, Chandigarh also distributed the certificates.
The participant demanded more such workshops for newly recruited hostel wardens.