To enhance the awareness among college students on various road safety measures college students discipline committee and footprints society jointly organized a poster making competition on road safety measures on 19th Feb 2015 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Students from all branches and all years of B.Tech & MBA participated enthusiastically in the event.
Out of total 134 participating teams three teams with best posters were awarded cash prize of Rs. 1000, Rs. 700 and Rs. 500 with a certificate.
All posters prepared by students are on display in the college poster gallery for a week.
Inaugural Ceremony of Innovation Lab
AKGEC seeks to foster a culture of innovation among engineering students by their contribution in developing projects/application for Industrial/Social benefits. To meet this objective, AKGEC with support of National Instruments has launched a concept of i-lab (Innovation Lab) under LabVIEW Academy. The inaugural ceremony of i-lab held on 5th Feb, 2015, 11:00 AM at main seminar hall. Mr. Solikutty Dhanabal, Academic Program Manager, National Instruments, Bangalore was the Chief Guest for the ceremony.
First of its kind in India, the i- lab aims to break the space and time barriers between classroom and laboratories. Innovation Lab offers hands on experiential engineering for innovative thinkers to develop new products/applications using LabVIEW platform through powerful portable data acquisition systems of NI using concept of ANYWHERE/ ANYTIME Engineering.
For AKGEC students and teams wanting to test and refine their ideas and ventures, Innovation lab includes a number of resources that place students in a less structured environment in order to ‘learn by doing’. The Innovation Lab (i-lab) is to serve as a resource for students from across AKGEC interested in entrepreneurship and innovation.
The portable innovation kit, consisting of 'state of the art' NI MyDAQ/ MyRio platforms along with required hardware including sensors/actuators, USB Cables, drivers, motor, potentiometer, Switches, LED, Multimeters, connecting wires, Diodes, IC’s and software facilities, will help the students to conceptualize their ideas into reality.
Trained students and CLAD Certified Professional are initially eligible to get this magic kit issued and for 10 days period. Student may get this kit re-issued for longer duration, after submitting their concrete plan/proposal for the development of any new and innovative idea.
On this occasion, AKGEC has signed an MOU with M/s Electrono Solutions Pvt Ltd, Bangalore to support i-lab initiative and nurture innovative activities under LabVIEW Academy. The main objective of this association is to promote students’ interest towards innovation and entrepreneurship.
Commemorating the birth anniversary of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam
Dr. Kalam- Ex President of India, a true visionary, an architect of the Indian defence and scientific establishment of the country, a leader with profound impact on nation, was a real epitome of simple living and high thinking. Commemorating this great personality, on his 84th birth anniversary, College’s Techno-Managerial society, Team HORIZON organized an online quiz "Ignited Minds" and an essay writing competition "The Wordsmiths" from 15th to 19th October 2015.
IGNITED MINDS: An online quiz competition with questions on the theme of the life, work and philosophy of Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam was conducted. To participate in the quiz a link was displayed on the college website. The quiz consisted of 20 objective and 2 subjective questions.
THE WORDSMITHS: An essay writing competition was conducted to make the students dwell upon the life, works and philosophy of Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam.
The topics of the essay were:
1. FROM A NEWSPAPER VENDOR TO BEING ON THE FRONT PAGE OF NEWSPAPERS. SHED LIGHT ON DR. APJ ABDUL KALAM’S JOURNEY THROUGH LIFE.
2. “FAILURE WILL NEVER OVERTAKE ME IF MY DETERMINATION TO SUCCEED IS STRONG ENOUGH.”
The word Limit for essay was 1000 words and only Individual participation was permitted. To discourage cut and paste jobs, all entries were required to be handwritten.
The Events started off with display of handmade posters and pamphlets on various notice boards (viz. DSW Notice board, Hostels etc.) so as to make student community aware of the events that marked the 84th birth anniversary of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. The response of the students for both the events was quite heart-warming.
Winners of IGNITED MINDS were:
Name Branch/Year Student No.
1. Nikhil Ratnakar CS-2nd Year 1410014
2. Shivam Kumar Mishra CS-1st Year 1510083
3. Anurag Kumar ME-2nd Year 1440056
Winners of THE WORDSMITHS were:
Name Branch/Year Student No.
1. Himanshi Kumari CS-3rd Year 1310005
2. Akash Agarwal EN-1st Year 1521002
3. Lovish Jain CS-1st Year 1531005
All the winners would be awarded cash prizes along with certificates and copies of Dr. Kalam’s books, in the forthcoming college award function.
Matra Bhasha Diwas
अजय कुमार गर्ग इंजीनियरिंग विद्यालय सभागार में आयोजित समारोह का विवरण
21 फरवरी 2015 को अजय कुमार गर्ग इंजीनियरिंग विद्यालय में छात्रों में मातृ भाषा के प्रति उत्साह जागृत करने हेतु एक संवाद संगोष्ठी का आयोजन किया गया, इसमें छात्र प्रतिभागियों ने अपने ओजस्वी विचार रखें। छात्रों के प्रोत्साहन हेतु तीन प्रथम छात्रों को पुरस्कार की घोषणा की गई। समारोह को वरिष्ठ आचार्यों ने भी सम्बोधित किया। मुख्यतः प्रो0 एम0पी0 दवे, आचार्य, इलैक्ट्रिकल एवं इलैक्ट्रोनिक्स इंजीनियरिंग, प्रो0 के0 के0 त्रिपाठी, आचार्य, इलैक्ट्रोनिक्स एवं संचार विभाग एवं समन्व्यक मातृभाषा दिवस, प्रो0 बी0बी0 प्रसाद, आचार्य एवं विभागाध्यक्ष, सिविल अभियांत्रिकी तथा प्रो0 एस0एल0 कपूर, आचार्य एवं विभागाध्यक्ष, मास्टर आॅफ कम्प्यूटर एपलीकेषन्स ने भी छात्रों को मातृभाषा दिवस की महत्ता पर प्रकाष डाला।
आषा है आगामी वर्ष में मातृभाषा दिवस बहुआयामी रूप से मनाया जायेगा।