NSS IIT MANDI CAREER GUIDANCE TO ORPHAN STUDENTS

Date: 24-03-2014
NSS IIT Mandi organized a career development and guidance programme for three students of Divya Manav Jyoti orphanage Dehar, Mandi, Himachal Pradesh. The program began on 24th March 2014, when three students, Avishesh, Suryakant, and Ashish arrived at IIT Mandi. The students have been with the NSS unit of the IIT Mandi up to 4th April 2014. The members of NSS not only guided them but also shared with them their experiences of competitive examinations in general, and the JEE in particular. The academic part of the session involved revision of Physics, Chemistry and Maths topics from 11th and 12th standard so that even the tiniest doubts can also be removed from the students’ mind. See more

PARTICIPATION IN NSS YOUTH CONFERENCE BITS PILANI, RAJASTHAN, INDIA

Date: 15-02-2014
On 15th & 16th February, 2014 NSS unit of BITS PILANI organized a Youth Conference. A team of 3 members, Rajat Valecha (B13220), Shubham Chandel (B13231), Prashant Kumar (B12072) represented IIT Mandi in the event. They presented the detailed report of what NSS unit IIT Mandi did in the past year. There were eight teams which participated in this event and also did the same. These teams were from different major colleges across India like IIT Delhi, Shree Ram College, Lady Shree Ram College and DTU. This was a great opportunity for our volunteers to interact with other NSS chapters all over India. They got to know what other NSS units are doing and their future plans. They discussed their future plans with them too. All the teams shared the problems faced by them in their respective areas and the ideas to tackle those. In that conference they gained knowledge and learnt a far new better approach towards these NSS activities. See more


VISIT TO DMJ ANATHALYA, DEHAR FOR GUIDANCE AND TO DONATE BOOKS

Date: 30-11-2013
NSS unit IIT Mandi organized an educational tour to Divya Manav Jyoti Anathalya (Orphanage) Dehar, a regional orphanage in Dehar on 30, November, 2013. A team of 5 faculty and 5 students guided these children about competitive and upcoming exams. They were encouraged to read more and more books. They were told that whenever you read good books, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light. Problems faced by the orphanage administration and children were discussed and solution were suggested to those problems. NSS unit IIT Mandi donated a good collection of 182 books to enhance the educational environment of those children. Volunteers helped to keep all the books in the library in an organized way.See more


BLOOD DONATION CAMP AT IIT MANDI


Date: 8-11-2013
NSS unit IIT Mandi  organized a Blood Donation Camp on 8th November 2013. It was organized with the help of Blood bank zonal hospital, Mandi. It began at around 10 am and continued up to 2 pm, with a steady stream of donors throughout. Students, faculty and staff members participated voluntarily in the camp. Project room was utilized for a thorough medical checkup of potential donors as well as for the donation itself. In total 46 units of blood was collected. See more

TALK ON ALCOHOLISM

Date: 04-10-2013
Alcohol is one of the biggest social evils of the modern society. NSS IIT Mandi organized a "Talk on Alcoholism" on Friday, 4th October, 2013. The talk was given by Dr. Rupinder Kapoor. The talk was informational and helped to wipe out the misconceptions from students minds. It's no secret that alcohol consumption can cause major health problems, including cirrhosis of the liver and injuries sustained in automobile accidents. "Alcohol causes major social, physical and mental problem but we're not fully aware of all its effects” Here are 12 conditions linked to chronic heavy drinking: Anemia, Cancer, Cardiovascular disease, Cirrhosis, Dementia, Depression, Seizures, Gout, High blood pressure, Pancreatitis, Nerve damage and Infectious disease. See more


CLEANLINESS DRIVE

Date: 28-09-2103
NSS team IIT MANDI organized cleanliness camp at kamand campus of IIT MANDI on 28th September, 2013. A group of 22 NSS volunteers, staff of IIT Mandi and Visiting Students, Faculty from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, United States participated in this camp in the context of this idea. The campaign resulted in the collection of 31 bags of recyclables and 57 bags of waste materials as part of a “Clean-up-our-World” day at Kamand. See more

VISIT TO DIVYA MANAV JYOTI ANATHALAYA, DEHAR, MANDI, HIMACHAL PRADESH

Date: 14-09-2013
NSS unit went to Divya Manav Jyoti Anathalaya with a team of around 25 students headed by our NSS Advisor Dr. Ramna Thakur and other faculty members. They met the students of class 1st to 12th. They served them with stationary and other eatables. Some of the children do not have their parents. They made them aware about their talents by conducting drawing competitions and lot more competitions. Several games were played with these children like musical chair, played with them with balloons, performed activities like singing. They also organized quizzes for them and prizes were distributed to the winners. They also met the 11th and 12th class students and told them about the running trends in academics. They also told them about the admission procedure to engineering, management and pre medical. They told them about the basic working of robots. See more