The Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University, Prof Tariq Mansoor was invited to Brooklyn College, City University of New York (CUNY) on Wednesday, July 19th 2017, to sign a Statement of Shared Interest between the two institutions for the establishment of an Early Intervention Education Training Program at AMU. He met with the President of Brooklyn College, Michelle J Anderson to formally sign the document and exchanged ideas and policies to facilitate the process.
Department of Education
The University Grants Commission Human Resource Development (UGC HRD) Centre of Aligarh Muslim University has recently concluded a three-week special Summer School on ‘Human Rights’, in which fifty-two University and College teachers from the states of Assam, Bihar, Delhi, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh were enrolled.
Aligarh Muslim University Alumnus, Dr Mohammad Abbas Khan has brought laurels to his Alma mater after graduating with flying colours, among the top of his class at the Boston University School of Dental Medicine, USA for Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD).
The Department of Physical Education, Aligarh Muslim University recently organised an ‘Essay Writing Competition’ for celebrating the upcoming, ‘International Day of Yoga’, which will be observed on June 21, 2017 throughout the Country and the World.
Wings of Desire, an NGO run by students of Aligarh Muslim University today organized a workshop on ‘Anti Child Labour’ at the Department of Education, AMU.
Engineer Ahmad Rais Siddiqui, famous Radio and TV Commentator, Social Worker and the Chief Guest on the occasion said that the problem of Child Labour cannot be eliminated at once rather it needs to be countered gradually and in an efficient manner.
Professor Nasrin, Department of Education, Aligarh Muslim University has been conferred with the Fellowship Award by the Rajasthan Council of Educational Research and Administration (RCERA) for her outstanding contribution in the field of Women-Empowerment.
While awarding Prof Nasrin, the RCERA has observed that she is an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher and researcher and has contributed generously for the upliftment of Muslim Women.
The Disability Unit of the Aligarh Muslim University organized an Interaction Programme for differently abled (physically and visually challenged) students and volunteers in the Department of Education.
The main objective of the session was to ascertain problems and issues and provide their solution within a short period of time.
Dr. Abdul Hamid Fazili, Coordinator, Disability Unit announced that visually challenged students were provided with the Jaws reading device that would help them read the files on computers.