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HK DUA DELIVER LECTURE ON PU SCS FOUNDATION DAY ON MARCH 13

March 11, 2018 06:07 PM

Chandigarh (Face2ANews)

The School of Communication Studies (SCS), Panjab University (PU), is celebrating 77th Foundation Day byholding the first PP Singh Memorial Lecture on March 13.

Veteran journalist HK Dua, an alumnus of the department and student of Prof PP Singh, will deliver the lecture. Dua is a former member of Rajya Sabhya and former editor of three renowned newspapers.

Professor Prithivi Pal Singh established the full-fledged department of journalism in the University of Punjab, Lahore in 1941. It is  the oldest department of journalism in the country. The same educational values continue to flourish today in  Panjab University, Chandigarh, as School of Communication Studies, said PU Spokesperson. Vice Chancellor

PU Prof Arun Kumar Grover will preside over the event. All the alumni of the department are also beinginvited to attend the event. The program is scheduled to commence at 11 am in the Mulk Raj Anand Auditorium ( Arts
Block I).

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