National Education Day Celebrated at
The University of Science &
Technology, Meghalaya today celebrated the day with a bunch of colorful
activities and in presence of the eminent educationists of the region. Dr Jogen
Kalita, senior professor and former director of College Development Council(CDC)
and Sri Prabin Chandra Barman, the recipient of National Award for Teachers,
2015 were present to grace the occasion.
Sri Prabin Chandra Barman, the recipient of National Award for Teachers, was
felicitated by the USTM family in this occasion. In his address, he stressed
that the ‘desire to work’ is the key to achieve success in life. He also said
that the students have to sharpen their in-born qualities into their creative
Dr Jogen Kalita who was the Chief Guest of this event delivered a talk on the
role of 21st century teachers. In his presentation he threw light in several
aspects of education, research, student teacher relationship and use of
technologies by the educational institutions.
The Chancellor of USTM, Shri M Hoque, Pro Vice Chancellor Dr R K Sharma, Deans
of various schools, senior professors, administrative officials, faculty members
and students were present on the occasion.