Professor Nicholas Dirks of university of California, Berkeley had talked about multidisciplinary education and research. He shared his experience and views as to the kind of miraculous wonders this kind of approach can lead to. The kind of wonders, which solve the world’s problems. Wonders which we should aspire to make. He interacted with students of SRM University, AP in this context and shared some of his thoughts.
The Berkeley Engineering Global Fellows Program: Experience The Bay Area’s Culture of Entrepreneurship and Design Innovation
Dr. Anthony St. George, assistant Dean at university of California Berkeley had addressed the students regarding Student Abroad Program, at UCB. He discussed about the life, curriculum and also the selection criteria for the SAP. Students would be given an opportunity to spend a semester at Berkeley Engineering, along with boot camps and faculty support to better understand global entrepreneurship. He had also interacted and cleared the queries of the students towards the end of the talk.
The first Tech Fest of SRM University – Andhra Pradesh, was inaugurated on 28th March 2018 by Dr. V.K Saraswat (Member – NITI Aayog), Dr. M. Nageswara Rao (Associated Director – ISRO Satellite Center), Dr. P. Sathyanarayanan (President – SRM University), Dr. D. Narayana Rao (Pro VC – SRM University – Andhra Pradesh) and Dr. D. Gunasekaran (Registrar – SRM University – Andhra Pradesh).
SRM University, Andhra Pradesh organized their first ever Sports’ Fest on 16th and 17th of March, 2018. Universities and colleges from around and away were cordially invited to make the fest a mega success. On the first day, the inauguration and opening of the fest was done by Sri Dr. N. Bangara Raju, Chairman and director, sports’ authority of Andhra Pradesh. After that the fest began. Teams from SRM-AP as well as teams of different universities played several matches of different categories of sports.