REPORT ON THE INAUGURATION OF BIOTECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATION”
“Every journey has to have a great start, and only then will it have a good sail and a great ending…”
The inauguration of Biotechnology Association was also one such event, that marked the advent of a journey, which will span throughout the year, to facilitate all the events of the Department of Biotechnology and help the students have an enriching learning experience. As part of the activities of the academic year 2013-14, the Department of Biotechnology formally inaugurated their Biotechnology Association, chaired by Prof. Vasantha V. L –the President of the Association. Saranya Jayaram of III BSc BCZ was elected as Vice President and K. Karthik of III BSc BCB was elected as Secretary.
Along with these members, the other core members of the Association were also officially announced. This formal inauguration of the Association was also a wonderful opportunity to put forth an interesting talk on the subject, which could captivate the students and could open avenues for their further studies. Dr. Ravi Nayyar – Dean, HCG Hospitals, Bangalore inaugurated the Association.
The Dean of Sciences, Prof Nanjegowda and the Associate Dean of Sciences Prof Louis George were graced the occasion. Dr. Ravi Nayyar, an exemplary orator delivered an effective talk on “The General Science of Oncology”. This talk was motivating and helped channelize the young minds into the direction of Research. All in all, the Inauguration of the Biotechnology Association was a well organised event, which fuelled the young minds to journey through a year that is eventful and enriching.