Report on “Essay competition conducted under Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan”

Under the Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyaan of MHRD, V.N.I.T. Nagpur conducted an Essay Competition for Std, 7-9 students of Six schools  consisting of  four NMC  schools and two ZP schools.   The following were the topics for Essay Competition:

(i) Renewable energy

(ii) Water pollution.

The aim of essay competition was to sensitise students for the   promotion of  use for alternate sources of  energy for the benefit of the environment  and also  to make them aware about the future hazards of water pollution on  our environment. Total twenty two students from six schools participated in the competition.  The activity was co-ordinated by Dr. P. S. Kulkarni  Nodal officer,  Dr. A .V. Deshpande  Co. Nodal officer,  Dr. R . S. Gedam, Dr.J.D. Ekhe, Dr. P. Mahale, Dr. M. M. Dhabu and Dr.P.H.Ghare and their volunteers. VNIT administration, Head Masters and teachers of all participating schools have extended their full support in the organization of the activity.  Prizes for winners of the competition will be   distributed on upcoming Science day.

Participants of “Essay Competition” organized in VNIT on 12th January 2019.

Group Photograph of Participants, School Teachers and VNIT Organizers.

Report on visit to Science Exploratory

As part of Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan of MHRD, New Delhi, Mentoring Institute Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT) had organized a visit to ‘Prof. Rajendra Singh Science Exploratory, Nagpur’ for Four NMC and Two ZP school students recently. 269 Students along with  16  Teachers  participated in the visit. The participating schools included NMC Valmikinagar High School, NMC Vivekanandnagar Upper Primary and Secondary School, NMC Ekatmatanagar Upper Primary school, NMC Barriester Wankhede High School, ZP Patwardhan High School and ZP Madhyamik School, Katol Road.

The activity was organized on three days. The duration of the activity was 3 hours on each day.

Students visited all Four laboratories (Physics, Chemistry, Maths and Biology). Relevant models and experiments were explained to them. Demonstrations of each subject were exhibited. Two hands-on activities (which were not necessarily model based) were conducted. Activity sheets were given to them. The Program was conducted in the medium of education only for better understanding of students. Students learnt   to observe, identify, experiment, analyze and assimilate scientific knowledge.

VNIT Faculty Members  Dr. P. S. Kulkarni, Dr. (Mrs.) A. V. Deshpande, Dr. R.S. Gedam, Dr. J.D. Ekhe, Dr. Pallavi Mahale, Dr. (Mrs.) M.M. Dhabu, Dr. (Mrs.) P. H. Ghare along with their volunteers worked hard for the successful organization of the above visit. At Science Exploratory, Panini Telang, Madhavi Kavishwar, Rupesh Gomase and their staff made all arrangements to conduct the Laboratory Sessions.

Report on Vidyarthi Vigyan Manthan – Orientation Meeting 2018-19