The Faculty of Life Science has organized a Documentary presentation emphasizing on “Women and Girls in Science”

Department:  Faculty of Life Sciences Year/sem: B. Sc (Hons) Biotechnology &   Microbiology I & IV Sem  and M. Sc Biotechnology & Biotecnology I Sem  students
Activity:  Documentary Presentation
Date and Time: 23/02/2021, 02.00 PM to 03.30 PM.
Title: Women and Girls in Science
Resource person/agency and affiliation:  Ms. Heena Shah, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life Science, Mandsaur University
Brief description / remarks:

National Science Day is celebrated in India on 28 February each year to mark the discovery of the Raman effect by Indian physicist Sir C. V. Raman on 28 February 1928. For his discovery, Sir C.V. Raman was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1930.

Faculty of Life Sciences has celebrated National Science Day by organizing a Documentary presentation on the topic “Women and Girls in Science” on 23rd February 2021. The objective of this program was to spread a message among students about the efforts, achievements and contribution of women and girls in the various fields of science to encourage and inspire by their stories. In this event students presented documentaries on great women scientists like Kalpana Chawla, DrAnandibai Joshi, Sunita Williams, Tessy Thomas, Madame Curie and Dr. Swati Mohan, discussed some important event of their life including struggle, contribution and achievements.

The program was judged by Dr. Ashish Warghane and Prof. Yogendra Kumar Verma, Assistant professor, Faculty of Life Science, Mandsaur University.

Winners of the event are as follows :

  1. Sakshi Vyas, M. Sc Biotechnology I Sem
  2. Durga Chouhan. B.Sc (Hons) Microbiology IV Sem
  3. Devendra Sonigara and Brijraj Sing Chouhan B .Sc (Hons) Biotechnology IV Sem

The program was coordinated by Ms. Heena Shah Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life Science, Mandsaur University. All the faculty members have actively participated in the event.

Outcome :

This type of activity provides students a platform to share their knowledge, express their thoughts, develop communication skills and increases their literacy about the role of Women and Girls in Science encourage and inspire them to develop positive thinking and also enhance their knowledge understanding about science. All the students participated enthusiastically in the event.

No. of participants: 43 students

Prepared by: Ms. Heena Shah, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Life Science, Mandsaur University

Verified and Submitted by (HOD/HOI):  Dr. Shekhar Jain, HOD, Faculty of Life Science, Mandsaur University.