USTM Varsity Week
“Never Complain, Criticize and Condemn”, said Mr Sunil Basumatary, Youth Officer
NSS Cell , NER, Government of India during the inaugural session of the Varsity
Week 2015 at University of Science and Technology, Meghalaya (USTM) on 24th
February 2015. A rally comprising the students, program officers of NSS cell
USTM, and the higher officials was flagged off by the chief guest Mr Basumatary
to mark the day.
During the inaugural address Mr Basumatary emphasized on the importance of
organizing sports and recreational activities at the educational institutions
for the all round development of the students. He further stressed on the
history and importance of NSS in youth development and encourage the students to
be enthusiastic for community participation through various services. Mr
Basumatary asked the students to take active part in various sports and
recreational activities with enthusiasm to develop leadership quality which in
future will help them excel in their lives. Better leaders will build a better
nation said the Chief Guest to encourage the gathering.
USTM celebrated its 'Varsity Week' under the theme “Unity In Diversity” where
various competitions on sports and cultural events were organized to encourage
the students community to participate in diverse activities. A cultural
programme was organized to conclude the event where students of USTM and various
parts of northeast had showcased their talent.