Avadh Girls’ Degree College organized a two day National Seminar on ‘Use of Standardised Technical Terminology in the Teaching of Social Sciences’ in association with Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology, Department of Higher Education, MHRD on January 29th and 30th , 2016. Prof. Bhoomitra Dev, former Vice Chancellor, Agra,Aligarh, Gorakhpur and Ruhelkhand University, was the Chief Guest for the occasion. Dr. Prem Narayan Shukl, Asst. Director, Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology, gave the Key Note address. Dr. Upma Chaturvedi, Principal-Avadh Girls’ Degree College, presided over the session.
Many eminent scholars from varied fields participated in the seminar. Prof. D.K. Mathur, Retd. Senior Scientist, Dept. of Atomic Energy, Delhi, presided over the first session. Prof. Usha Sinha, former Head of the Dept., Dept of Linguistics, University of Lucknow and Dr. Vijay Kumar Karn, Dept. of Sanskrit, Vidyant Hindu P.G. College, Lucknow, explained the scope and importance of the topic and introduced the effective methods. The second session of the day was presided over by Prof. T.N. Shukl, HOD, Dept. of Hindi and Linguistics, Rani Durgawati University, Jabalpur. Prof. A.P. Tiwari, Dept. of Economics, Dr. Shakuntala Mishra University and Prof. Rakesh Mishra, former Head, Dept. of Political Science, University of Lucknow, highlighted the significant features.
Dr. N.A. Kapoor, Assistant Professor, Hindi Department, Avadh Girls’ Degree College, proposed formal Vote of Thanks.