Shiv Nadar University is one amongst the 19 institutions recommended by a government panel for the status of institutes of eminence (IoE). The HRD Ministry said an empowered committee has suggested 12 private and seven government universities for final consideration. "While the government-run IoE institutions will get a grant of 1,000 crore each for improving their quality and global standing, all IoEs including the private ones will enjoy freedom in terms of academic, financial and administrative matters," writes Live Mint https://www.livemint.com/Education/Uy9VQZ1kHUZvHioxJfpMnO/Azim-Premji-University-Shiv-Nadar-University-BHU-and-15-ot.html?fbclid=IwAR0y5rTY6o0NPecOWbbdDBXag309kWHTR6p3V0swiW0XVGttjlmpkIXqb2o
Prof. Rashid Naim from the US based Georgia State University's Department of Political Science, who is also Member of the Board of Directors of National Model United Nations (NMUN), was at Shiv Nadar University today to unveil the #NMUN Shiv Nadar University Chapter. National Model United Nations Conference is the world's biggest simulation of UN Model Conference; and uses experiential learning to develop leadership, diplomatic and multilateral negotiations that transfer to any executive-level career, said Prof. Naim.
The key in contemporary Executive Education is delivering predictable learning outcomes and measurable value in terms of enhanced productivity, performance and leadership exhibited by the participants, writes Dr. Shubhro Sen, Director, School of Extended Education and Professional Development and Director, School of Management and Entrepreneurship at Shiv Nadar University in an article published by Businessworld magazine http://bweducation.businessworld.in/article/The-Need-Of-The-Hour-Industry-4-0-Backed-By-Executive-Education-4-0/27-11-2018-164595/
A riveting #Jazz performance, and foott aping jam session by Prof. Jose Bowen, President of Goucher College, USA and Professor of Music at Stanford University - it was an ordinary day turned live concert at Shiv Nadar University. Prof. Bowen, who apart from being a university's administrative head, is also a performing Jazz artist interacted and jammed with the students. He shared, in a live jam session it is more important to listen than to play https://www.facebook.com/SHIVNADARVARSITY/videos/466603040413273/
Gautam Budh Nagar city i.e. Noida-Greater Noida has been identified along with 24 other cities of the world for the top spot on a United Nations list of Future Education Zones. The UN has selected the Gautam Budh Nagar city as the only one from India as part of its Global Sustainable Cities, 2025, initiative. Dr. Shubhro Sen, Director, School of Management and Entrepreneurship at Shiv Nadar University; and principal adviser to the #sustainablecities in India, had recommended Noida’s name in a summit in Heidel in March, which led to its nomination https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/noida/noida-races-with-24-global-cities-for-un-tag/articleshow/66801325.cms?fbclid=IwAR2I0hk5AR1vX5jGCD6i7bFmrcg-t4KnlOBCrkV73JwLHkxe1fT7LBsKxBk
Food Fest @ Shiv Nadar University
People say that food brings happiness and it turned out true with the inception of the food fest of SNU. "Khao Gali" brought about a variety of delicacies from around the country. From Hyderabadi Biryani to Rogan Josh, from Chaat to Sweets, Khao Gali offered a vast amount of mouth-watering savouries and exciting games that kept the students hooked.
To top it all, the extensive decor was a visual treat, with the "Tree of Life" and the "Varlee Painting" as the main attractions. Ending with a good note, the students left with their hands on their bellies and a wide smile on their faces.
Blood Donation Camp
The Office of Dean of Students' Welfare at Shiv Nadar Universityorganized a blood donation drive in association with Indian Red Cross Society at the campus on 19th of April.
The drive called HAEMO-HELP aims to aid children suffering from Thalassemia. There are about 1 million such cases in India every year and many of the patients need blood transfusion once every 21 days. The blood donation drive at Shiv Nadar University was a step towards supporting the cause.
SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMIT @ SHIV NADAR UNIVERSITY
The Social Entrepreneurship Summit is the annual event of The Feeding India chapter of SNU, which aims at bringing together Social entrepreneurs from around the country with the objective of inspiring students towards taking up the responsibility of uplifting our society.
The 2017 SES saw distinguished Entrepreneurs coming under one roof for a multilateral exchange of ideas which served as a great learning experience for those who were present.
The 2018 SES took the cause another step forward by offering the students a chance to show their commitment towards the melioration of the society. The event brought together representatives from Give me trees, Bhumi, Frendicoes, Rolpio Foundation, and the founder of MyChild App, Harsh songra all of whom gave volunteering opportunities to the deserving students from the audience based on brief interviews which followed after the event.
Congratulations to Dr. Arindam Mondal of Shiv Nadar University's School of Management and Entrepreneurship. His paper titled 'Multinationalization of #familyfirms from India: The role of socioemotional wealth' has been selected as one of the best papers in #FamilyEnterprise Research Conference, to be held in Guadalajara, Mexico on 7-9 June 2018. Dr. Mondal's paper has also been recommended for inclusion in the 16th Theories of Family Enterprise Conference (TOFE) to be held in Edmonton, Alberta, at the University of Alberta on 23-25 May 2018. His paper will be considered for publication in a special issue of Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice Journal (ET&P). ET&P is the best journal in #Entrepreneurship area and is in the Financial Times 45 top journals list (Impact factor: 4.916)
Mr.Kash Iqbal is an international speaker, educator, trainer, and founder of UnstoppableWorld. Starting university at just 16 years of age, Kash completed one of the world's most competitive premedical programs at Cornell University, going on to pursue degrees in Robotics Engineering and Legal Theory. Kash has conducted 100s of events on academic excellence, youth issues, science education, public speaking, and productivity, and toured countries like Australia, Malaysia, India, Thailand, Indonesia and the Middle East.
We had the opportunity to host this wonderful speaker at Shiv Nadar University on the 29th of March, 2018,to gain some insights from his life experiences and we learnt some of his techniques to maximize one's potential in their college life.