In a bid to complement classroom teaching with interaction with experts from academics and industry, the departments of History, Sociology and English of G.T.B. National College organised extension lectures. Principal Dr Guriqbal Singh welcomed the resource persons.
Dr. Madhurima coordinator of USOL department of Scoiology of Panjab University, Chandigarh interacted with the students on the theme, ‘Sociology and Issues in everyday life’ in the multimedia room of the college. The resource person traced the development of Sociology as a discipline and how it has come to occupy a place of pride among academic subjects. She also discussed the various issues prevailing in the society and how the study of Sociology helps us to diagnose them and find solutions for them. She elaborated on the various career options available to students.
In a highly interactive session Motivational Speaker Paarth Narang spoke on ‘motivation and importance of English language in life’ in the college auditorium. In his inimitable style Mr. Narang quoted practical experiences from daily life to substantiate the importance of English language.
Dr. Daljit Singh, Assistant Professor in the Department of Punjab Historical Studies interacted with the PG students of the Department of History on ‘Banda Singh Bahadur on the canvas of History’, He busted many myths associated with the life of Banda Bahadur through his research findings.
Students and teachers of the college actively participated in the proceedings.