Happenings

World AIDS Day – December 1

Youth Diaries 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence World AIDS Day Special By Nayyab Zehra Image source: aidsandhiv.org December 1st is celebrated as AIDS Day all over the world since 1988. It is a day to spread awareness and the chance to take serious action in preventing the disease….

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Blocking Porn to Safeguard Kids – Some Interesting Recent Developments

Youth Diaries 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence By Naveed Haq The Internet is evolving as a dynamic and prevailing source of information. This connected world has something for everyone. The widespread adoption of Internet has presented challenges for global users, the extent of pornography in cyberspace and its…

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Master Ayub’s Street School Project

By Ghania Suhail NUST Business School Image by the author Across the slums located in one of the elite sectors of Islamabad, a piece of land right next to the play area allotted by the Capital Development Authority has been playing a pivotal role of being a make shift school for some…

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Undergraduate Poster Competition, ICAMS 2011

Participate in Undergraduate Poster Competition at International Conference on Advanced Modeling and Simulation (ICAMS) 2011 in the following categories: Information Technology Telecommunication Computer Science Applications Automation, Control and Robotics Energy and Power System Modeling Digital Image and Signal Processing Computational Solid and Fluid Mechanics Civil and Environmental Applications Manufacturing and…

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Be Youth Media Festival’s Ambassador

WASIT is an emerging society comprising of skilled, talented and innovative youngsters from GIKI. The team has been involved in the organization of many All Pakistan and International events. The main focus of ‘WASIT’ is to provide opportunities to the youth to showcase their talent. The Youth Media Festival 2012…

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Youth Media Festival 2012

WASIT is an emerging society comprising of skilled, talented and innovative youngsters from GIKI. The team has been involved in the organization of many All Pakistan and International events. The main focus of ‘WASIT’ is to provide opportunities to the youth to showcase their talent. The Youth Media Festival 2012…

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Scavenger Hunt, EME Olympiad 2011

Every passion has it’s destiny. We bring you yours. The much celebrated and highly popular Scavenger Event is back for round two. Last year, saw the birth of many hunters who predated for the hidden treasures, and were willing to do just about anything to complete The List. This time…

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Meri Eidi

By Wardah Iftikhar “Phupho! Phupho! Eid Mubarak!” He jumped and hugged me. My 7 years old nephew named Abdullah was excited like he was never before. “Ye daikhein mere new shoes, new shirt and jeans, main kal mama baba k sath ja k le ke aya!” His eyes sparkled with…

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Call for Assistant Directors (Liaison)

SPIE is an international society advancing an interdisciplinary approach to the science and application of light. Founded in 1955 and serving approximately 180,000 constituents from more than 170 countries, the Society has helped advance emerging technologies through interdisciplinary information exchange, continuing education, publications, patent precedent, and career and professional growth….

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NUST EME Olympiad 2011

By Bilal Arif Sheikh They thought we were crazy; that we had gone insane yet we pulled off one of the biggest events ever hosted at EME and boy, didn’t we do it in style! An eye-catching event spanning 5 days filled with competitions ranging from arts, dramatics, sports, mind-battles…

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Team Emenents Make Pakistan Proud!

By Anonymous It was July the 7th. The Sepang International Circuit pit lane looked all jammed with students, technical staff and reporters capturing the start of the Shell Eco Marathon 2011. Members of the team EMENENTS from the College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering (NUST) were busy doing the last minute…

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Time to Work for a Cause

By Nayyab Zehra NUST According to UNICEF, 59% of the total Pakistani community is the youth in year 2011. Hence, now is the best time for us, the youth to work for the betterment of Pakistan. We should take individual steps to achieve collective progression. Practical work is the need…

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Call for Event Ambassadors

GIKI Model United Nations 2011 (GIMUN’11) is one of the biggest, most highly anticipated Model United Nations Conference of Pakistan, where every year, about 350-400 participants from amongst all the prestigious institutions of Pakistan get to come to the northern side of the country to be a part of the…

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Ways to Improve While Fasting This Ramadan

By Nayyab Zehra “(It was) the month of Ramadan in which was revealed the Qur’an, a guidance for mankind and clear proofs for the guidance and the criterion (between right and wrong). So whoever of you sights (the crescent on the first night of) the month (of Ramadan i.e. is…

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Revised Graduate Record Examination-2011

By Samreen Akhlaque Kinnaird College for Women Reference: www.scholarshippositions.com Registration for the new revised GRE Test is now open which replaces the current GRE General Test on August 1, 2011. The revised GRE pattern is reorganized in such a way that will prove helpful to students in scoring well. I…

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