Jalandhar: As per the new students’ favouring tradition set at the campus, Lovely Professional University welcomes, guides and inspires thousands of new students from different parts of the world and the country, for new academic session 2017-18. For this, elite motivators including Managing Directors, CEOs, Presidents, Celebrities, Top Army officers & other senior officials from industry and diverse sectors were specially invited, this year too, to inspire new students to live a complete nostalgia-free campus- life and excel in their respective domains in due course of time.
This session, India’s leading expert on ‘International Relations’ & a top columnist with major publications including Forbes, Outlook and more, Padma Shri Prof Dr Pushpesh Pant guided new students: “Always keep on working hard as sooner or later your work gets recognized; however, it puts a sense of responsibility also. What one achieves is not intended for him/her only; it is ever associated with the society and nation at large, so learn to contribute to the society and help others with knowledge, skills and insights gained at the campus.”
Executive Director at Munjal School of Manufacturing Excellence at Indian School of Business, Dr Chandan Chowdhry, whose special areas of interest are innovation and ‘technology enabled business transformation’, invoked students “to work about leveraging technology to make the world a better place for living.” Forwarding great know-how about dangerous disease Hepatitis-B, Senior Gastroenterologist of the North Dr Ajit Sood, Professor and Head, Department of Gastroenterology, Dayanand Hospital & Medical College Ludhiana guided students to “stay healthy to work more and more for securing better future”; and, Country’s leading liquor baron turned food columnist & author of exotic cookbooks, executive director of the Rs. 550 crores Mohan Meakins’ Group Rocky (Rakesh) Mohan inspired LPU students : “If you want success, live life as per your passion”. Former GOC-in-C, Lieutenant General K J Singh, PVSM, AVSM & Bar boosted students to “live a true soldier’s life with all respects to their motherland and its causes.”
Similarly, Director Forensic Medicine, Maulana Azad Medical College Dr Anil Aggarwal; President AERIS Communications Dr Rishi Bhatnagar; Recipient of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) from Queen Elizabeth II, bollywood artist Malkit Singh; and, many more motivated students. Guiding new students, all of them held open discussions and interactions with students of different sectors including Business Studies, Engineering, Pharmacy, Hospitality, Fine Arts, Architecture, Journalism and more to always think big, do big, achieve big, get suitably placed or become illustrious entrepreneurs.
Congratulating new students on joining LPU community, Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal shares: “I am happy to see thousands of new students at the campus and welcome them all to start their new academic journey for the bright tomorrow. New students should follow the advices of the elite personalities interacted with them and derive the utmost from all that is offered to them for their growth as an all-rounder.” Worth informing, prior to this, different country heads, ministers, top officers of education boards, industry Supremes, ace bollywood stars including Shahrukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Ranbir Kapoor, Cricket-Star MS Dhoni and many more have already inspired LPU students on different occasions.