Newsletter for December 2015
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Newsletter for December 2015
From Chairman's Desk
Every fear in life is not a phobia and every problem does not require counseling. Not being able to speak confidently in front of people, however, remains one of the most common fears. The first step doing it right is to accept your fear instead of fighting it or thinking of it as a problem with you. Rehearsing is the key for good communications and public speaking. Always run through the main points and particularly the introduction of your speech aloud in a rehearsal without feeling conscious. It is generally noticed that there is at least one face in the audience who is very receptive. That person is like a gift from the God to all public speakers. He smiles, nods at the right intervals and is generally the one to ask the easiest question. It’s better to look at him/her than the other people. Ask a positive question to yourself as to what will happen if I rock the presentation. Remember as good question brings good answer.
People like smiling faces and your mistakes will be forgiven sooner than others. Take deep breaths and don’t go into the supersonic mode of speaking non-stop. A better speaker is one who is able to take the maximum people from the audience along on his chain of thoughts. Develop multiple ideas as they help in good public speaking platforms.
Dr. Amit Gupta (Chairman)
Zest & Dandiya 2015
The annual cultural extravaganza of “Zest and Dandiya 2015” was held on 6th & 7th November, 2015 at JIMS, Kalkaji campus auditorium and Siri Fort Auditorium, respectively. The various off-stage competitions - Ad Mad Show, RJ Hunt, Just a Minute (JAM), Antakshari, Face Painting, Collage Making and Pot Decoration were held at JIMS, Kalkaji on 6th November, 2015.
The on-stage events were held at Siri Fort Auditorium on 7th November, 2015.The program began with Saraswati Vandana and lighting of the ceremonial lamp. Theme play, solo instrumental, solo singing, solo dance, duet dance, group dance, band performance and Fashion show drew loud cheers from students. There was fierce competition among all the campuses.
Our Hon’ble Chairman, Dr. Amit Gupta along with Dr.(Cdr.) Satish Seth, DirectorGeneral, JIMS Kalkaji, Dr. J.K. Batra, Director, JIMS, Kalkaji, Prof.( Gen) M. P Singh, Director, JIMS, Lajpat Nagar and Prof. Dr. Ranjan Anand Malik, Director, Greater Noida distributed medals and certificates to the prize winners. The ‘Garba Dance’ at the end provided a fitting finale to the celebrations.
Foreign University Collaborations between JIMS, Kalkaji and Nyenrode New Business School
As part of the foreign University collaboration between NyenrodeNew Business School, Netherlands and JIMS, Kalkaji, a team from Nyrenrode New Business School (NNBS), Netherlands, comprising 19 students and alongwith two Professors: JaapHuffnagel and Laurens van Leeuwen visited Kalkaji campus on 23rd &24thNovember, 2015. A Special Lecture was conducted by Mr. AvinashAgrawal, Senior Vice President, EKO Financial Serviceson ‘Entrepreneurship: Opportunities in India’ on 23rd November, 2015. Thereafter, Mr. Ashwin Bhatia, M.D, Cosmic Aluminium spoke on ‘Legal Aspects of Starting an Enterprise in India’. Both the lectures were interactive and were appreciated by the NNBS students.
On 24th of November, 2015, there were group presentations by JIMS and NNBS students. A Panel comprising Dr (Cdr) Satish Seth, Prof. Huffnagal, Dr. Rashmi Bhatia and Ms. SanjeelaMathur assessed the presentation and shared their views with the participants. The group presentations were followed by song performances by JIMS students. NNBS students were gifted mementoes at the end. All in all it was an excellent interaction that took place between JIMS and NNBS students during the two days visit. The students experienced immense cross-cultural exposure as a result of the exchange.
Constitution Day Celebrated on 26th November, 2015 at JIMS, Kalkaji
Constitution Day was celebrated with vigor and enthusiasm on 26th November, 2015 at JIMS, KalkajiAuditorium. Subsequent to reading of the preamble, presentations by BBA and B.Com(H) students were made on Fundamental Duties, Fundamental Rights, Directives, Chapters and Amendments. A Guest Lecture was also conducted by Dr.SushilaRamaswamy, Professor from Jesus &Mary College, Delhi University on the Constitution of India. An‘Essay Writing’ Competition was organized for BBA final year students on the topic: "life and works of Dr. B.R.Ambedkar" on 24th November 2015. Twenty Seven students participated in the competition. Ms.AkankshaPawar was adjudged the winner of the competition. A quiz competition comprising PGDM students was also organized on the Constitution Day. Deepak Nagar and PriyankaUppal secured the first position while Nantu and AnkitYadav stood second. Cash prizes were awarded by Director General Dr.(Cdr) Satish Seth and Director Dr. J.K.Batra.
Huilo Huilo Montaña Mágica Lodge, Neltume, Puerto Fuy, Chile. This mountain shaped hotel is covered by vegetation and features a permanent waterfall. The cosy rooms here have wooden interiors and boast a private bathroom and garden views. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including skiing, cycling and horseback riding. It is located 3 km from Puerto Fuy and 6 km from Neltume.
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JIMS Annual Sports Meet
JIMS inter-campus Annual Sports Meet was organized at Jasola Sports Complex on 14th November, 2015. Students from all campuses participated enthusiastically in events such as Cricket, Table tennis, Badminton, Basket Ball and Volley Ball. Trophies and Medals were presented to the winners by Director-General, Dr. (Cdr) Satish Seth, Prof (Maj. Gen), M P Singh, Dr. (Col) Rajan Malik and Director, Dr. J.K.Batra. All students cheered the winners with great enthusiasm.
JIMS Kalkaji bags second prize in Basketball championship in MOSAIC-2015
JIMS Kalkaji students outshined IILM, UILM, GD Goenka, ITM University andAnsal University by winning the ‘Runners-Up’ position in Basketball Championship- MOSAIC-2015 organized at IILM Institute of Business and Management, Gurgaon on 30th November, 2015
This Diwali, JIMS-Vasant Kunj light a lamp for the underprivileged
In the week prior to Diwali i.e. from 2nd to 10th November, 2015, the members of the JIMS Rotaract Club, Vasant Kunj collected various discarded, old and unused items and distributed the same to the underprivileged sections of the society such as beggars, daily wage labourers, residents of nearby slums etc. The members donated items such as clothing, bed sheets, blankets, sweaters, as well as books, shoes, stationery, utensils, toys,etc. Collection points were set up in the College Basement area and the faculty, staff members as well as the students brought these items to the College, and donated the same for this noble cause.
Blood Donation Camp at JEMTEC Greater Noida
To imbibe the principle of community service among students, JEMTEC Greater Noida in association with Rotary Club & Delhi Achievers Round Table 130 organized a BLOOD DONATION CAMP on 9th November, 2015 at JEMTEC, Greater Noida. The camp was inaugurated by our Honorable Chairman Dr. Amit Gupta. Students and staff of JEMTEC turned up in large numbers to donate blood. The donors went through a series of medical checkups before donating blood and were given refreshments, a memento and a certificate of appreciation for this service to humanity. They would also get Donor Cards (printed). The event was a huge success with a large number of Volunteer students and teachers turning up for the cause. Over 100 Units of Blood were collected by the Organizers.
New Office Bearers take charge of the JIMS Rotaract Club
After a gruelling selection process new Office Bearers of the JIMS Rotaract Club for JIMS, Vasant Kunj campus were appointed. The names of the new Office Bearers are as under:
President: Ms.Disha Rattan, BBA 2nd,Year
Vice President: Mr.Danish Raina, BCA, 2nd Year
Secretary: Mr. Sahil Bhatnagar, BJMC, 2nd Year
Jt. Secretary: Ms.Priya Swamy, BBA 2nd.Year
Treasurer: Mr. Gurmant Chhatwal, BBA 1st Year
The new Executive Committee assumed charge from 2nd November, 2015.
The annual change of Office Bearers enables the JIMS Rotaract Club to reenergize and to rejuvenate. It enables new leaders to develop and emerge and it cultivates new ideas, new projects and new approaches within our organization.
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Guest Lectures Kalkaji Campus
"Relationship between Judiciary and Government : How the Confrontation can be Avoided" by Dr. Surat Singh, Lawyer & Advocate, Supreme Court of India.
"Challenges and trends in hr" by Mr. Pranava Kaul, Manager-HR, Crystal Group
"Campus To Corporate" by Mr. Kanishk Shukla, Territory Sales Manager, Pernod Ricard.
Vasant Kunj Campus
"Investment Building Blocks" by Mr. Bhupinder Sethi, Fund Manager & Ex-Head-Equities, Tata Mutual Fund.
"Software development life cycle" by Ms. Ishita Bhatia, Software developer, Birla Soft Ltd
"Learn to Code" by Mr. Aditya Shukla, Software Developer , DELL
Lajpat Nagar Campus
"Parliamentary Reporting" by Mr. Kavindra Sachan, Senior Anchor, Rajya Sabha TV.
“Micro-finance” by Dr. Saibal Paul, lead manager, Sa-Dhan.
"Interior Designing" by Mr. K. Sridhar, Renowned architect and owner of Yogna.
"Industry insight on Remote Infrastructure Management", by Mr. Arpit Gupta from HCL Technologies.
Industrial Visit Visit to Hotel Surya
The Hotel Management students of JIMS, Lajpat Nagar visited Hotel Surya and were introduced to the departments involved in front office and back office operations of the hotel. In addition to this Ms. Akansha Pal, Assistant Manager, Human Resources Dept, Surya Hotels informed the students about of the hiring process of the hotel. Particularly of interest to the students was the discussion on skills required to face the interview panels of various hotels.
Visit to Center of E-governance
The BCA students of JIMS, Lajpat Nagar visited the Center of E-governance, Department of Electronics and IT to attend a workshop on “Digital India”. The students interacted with the officials involved in the initiative and participated in a quiz. The winner of the quiz gets an opportunity to do an internship with the department and the students who won second and third prizes get to do a project with the department.
Workshop on “Women’s Safety”
Internal Complaints Committee, JIMS VasantKunj organized a workshop on “Women’s Safety” on 5th November, 2015 for the faculty and students. The objective of the workshop was to sensitize the participants on women safety. Mr. K.P. Kukrety, ACP, Delhi Police of VasantViharPolice Station was invited as an expert for the workshop. He was assisted by Ms.Pratima, Sub Inspector.
Mr. Kukrety said that women safety is the priority with Delhi Police and they are working round the clock to strengthen it. He informed the participants about the measures undertaken by Delhi Police for safety of women. He discussed about the service box NIRBHIC installed in colleges of Delhi where women can drop their complaint. The secrecy of the complainant is maintained. The second measure undertaken by Delhi Police is starting of the helplines where the complainant can call to register her complaint or the grievance. He discussed in detail about the changes made in laws after the Nirbhayacase (December 2013). He said that “A woman can file complaint on receiving unwanted SMS or phone calls. She can also file complaint or call 100 number in case of stalking or facing any distress or emergency.”
Ms.Pratima, Sub Inspector discussed about the “Himmat App” launched in January, 2015. The app is freely available for android mobile phones and can be down loaded from Delhi Police website. The app is very sensitive. The unique features of the app are:
- Shake to alert
- Power button alert
- Victim details, location, time alert on phone and portal.
The session ended with questions and answers. Dr. Ravi K Dhar, Director, JIMS delivered the vote of thanks
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