Happenings

Our Community, Tamasha and My Photography

By Salman Saeed ACCA Hello fellow writers and artists, I recently joined Our Community. My name is Salman Saeed and I am a student of ACCA, residing in Islamabad. I was thinking of posting something more informative but since I have my Exams in a couple of days, I am…

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Youth Voices – The Podium at GIKI

By Jehanzeb Khan Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology Topi The Theatre of Diplomacy’, as proclaimed by the GIMUN Crew, the model United Nations event was conducted this week, dated from 8th to the 11th of October. The commencement was pronounced by the arrival of around a…

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Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youths (JENESYS) Programme 2010

Contributed by Hassan Raza University of Engineering & Technology Taxila Technical Batch 1 At the Second East Asia Summit (EAS), which was held in January 2007, Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, announced a plan to implement a 35-billion-yen youth exchange program, inviting about 6,000 young people to Japan…

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Scholarships

By Seemal MushtaqInstitute of Environmental Sciences and EngineeringNUST H-12 Campus Islamabad Image source: teachingwithcontests.comAfter the long wait, undergraduate batches of 2008-2012 and 2009-2013 (UG 1 and UG 2) of IESE were awarded scholarships for securing above 3.5 GPA in their 1st and 3rd semester respectively. DG SCEE gave away the…

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Do What You Can

By Mehwish QaisraniArmy Medical CollegeNUST Rawalpindi Image source: carusofamilycharities.net It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do little – do what you can. ~Sydney Smith A lot is being done for flood affectees and every little penny contributed is worth a million to…

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Contribute for Azm-e-Nau

By Azm-e-Nau – Let us rebuild Pakistan Image source: unicef.org.uk List of needed items: RicePulses ORS Packets250ml milk packsDry datesSugarChanayDettol soapsCooking oilClothes (preferably in good shape)Nutritious biscuitsGlucoseEye drops Right now, we are considering whether or not to include tents in our items’ list. This depents upon the influx of donations…

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EME Olympiad 2010

By Saeed KhanCollege of Electrical and Mechanical EngineeringNUST Rawalpindi College of EME, NUST brings you EME OLYMPIAD for the very first time in its history. Being an engineering college, EME always provided a platform like NERC and COMPPEC, giving an opportunity to the students to compete and show their technical…

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Make a Difference! Help the Flood Affectees.

By Usman ZahidCollege of Electrical and Mechanical EngineeringNUST Rawalpindi ‘Make a Difference’ is a society at College of Electrical & Mechanical Engineering, NUST. It collected funds for the earthquake victims, internally displaced citizens of Swat, and it has now started a campaign to help the flood victims. ‘Make a Difference’…

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Your Donations Are Needed

Image source: emf.nl Dear Friends, DIYA – Umeed Ki Roshni along with Pakistani Youth Organization and a local relief work operator has initiated Flood Relief Camp in Islamabad and Rawalpindi region. We have introduced Aftari and Sehri packets; costs are given as follows: Sehri:1 Bun (Bakery)1 Sandwich (Chicken)1 Butter (Branded)1…

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Al-Mohandis 2010

Contributed by Hassan RazaOriginally written by Salman Latif University of Engineering and TechnologyTaxila Literature is an essential part of our lives. It’s simply an expression of our sentiments, of the things we experience through the course of our days and nights, and the interactions we do with our fellow humans….

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Talent Contests at Lafango

Miss eWorld International Online Beauty Pageant$10,000 prize international online beauty pageant contest.Submission period ends in 23 daysFor more info: http://lafango.com/miss-eworld-2010-beauty-pageant 2010 Online Singing ContestAn online singer and vocalist competition with a completely open entry and a $1000 Grand Prize. Ends Sept 7th 2010.Submission period ends in 29 daysFor more info:…

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2010 College Essay Contest, Presented by Lafango

Any student enrolled at an accredited undergraduate institution may enter the contest for a chance to win. The subject of the essay will be: “What is a viable alternative to fossil fuels?” This contest is a chance for all of you to demonstrate your understanding of the current state of…

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Welcome Home

By Fatima SohailNUST Business SchoolNUST H-12 Campus Islamabad Image source: merinews.com Aaah sweet summer! Why do you have to end? And mind you, I am not complaining about the horrid weather ending; rather I am addressing the vacations, sweet 3 month vacations, after the whole bone crushing routine of the…

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GIKI Shines

Success stories Contributed by Aly Javed Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and TechnologyTopi GIKI shines in Mobilink Super Engineer Competition 2009:The Mobilink Super Engineer Competition 2009 has been won by the team comprising of students from the Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering. The competition was launched in…

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International Student Essay Contest

First Place $10,000Second Place $5,000Third Place $2,000Fourth Place $1,500Fifth Place $1,000 Deadline: December 31, 2010 “Can Character and Communities Survive in an Age of Globalization?” The Culture of Enterprise Project annually sponsors an international student essay contest on the topic “Can Character and Communities Survive in an Age of Globalization?”…

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