Major Events During The Year 1961 To 2005

YEAR & DATE

TOPICS ETC.

1961

Birth Centenary of Rabindra Nath Tagore celebrated on 8th May, 1961.

1963

Birth Centenary of Swami Vivekananda celebrated.

1964

Art Exhibition and Mock Parliament.

13th August, 1969

Political Science Seminar on “The Nature of the Indian Federation.”

24th -30th September, 1981

Silver Jubilee Celebration of the College.

28th May, 1997

Seminar on the “Effective use of College Library in Meghalaya”
in collaboration with Meghalaya Library Association.

27th to 30th May, 1998

Four day long National Conference and Exhibition on the “Development
of Science and Technology in the last Fifty years in India with Special
reference to North East India”, organised by the College and Shillong
College Academic Society.

15th and 16th June 1999

A two-day National Conference on “Pollution, Man and Environment” was organised in collaboration with Shillong College Academic Society and was held.

1999 onwards, 5th June

Celebration of “World Environment Day” and organising of
academic competitions for school and college level students

September 7 and 8, 2000

A two-day Regional Conference on “Agricultural Transition in the Hilly Areas of North Eastern Region”, and also 4th Conference of
North Eastern Economic Association.

Nov. 13 to Nov. 15, 2000

A three-day training programme of N.G.O.’s of North Eastern Region on “Public Participation on Environmental Management”, sponsoredby Central Pollution Control Board, New Delhi.

12th to 21st October 2002

National Integration Camp (NIC) under the National Service Scheme of
the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports with over 200 participants from
all over India was held in the College.

November 13th to 15th 2002

Shillong College Academic Society and the College organised a National
Workshop cum Seminar on “the Role of Information Technology in the
development of India with special reference to N. E. Region”.

May 3rd and 4th, 2005

A two day long National Conference cum Workshop on “Socio-economic Development of India with Special Reference to North-East Region”organised by the College and Shillong College Academic Society.

August 17th, 2005 to August 17th, 2006

Golden Jubilee Celebration of the College.

October 5th , 2005

Celebration of “International Year of Physics – 2005”and Seminar on “Radiation and Harnessing Radioactivity” organised
by the Physics Department and the College.

21st and 22nd November 2005

National Conference on “Role of Higher Education for Social Changein India with special reference to North Eastern Region” as part
of Golden Jubilee Celebration.