Suranjan Das
Education  /  Published 29.05.20

VCs round table on education on May 30

The spread of the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the education sector like never before. Universities and students alike are under pressure to not lose academic time and re-invent their teaching-lear...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 14.05.20

Digital divide makes JU mull offline assessment

Jadavpur University is likely to assess its engineering students in the eighth semester through home assignments and viva held over the phone because many don’t have access to the computer at home a...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Jadavpur

Calcutta  /  Published 10.05.20

Amiable master of historian’s craft

History professor Suranjan Das, vice-chancellor of Jadavpur University, remembers historian Hari Vasudevan who passed away on Sunday.To write something about the passing of Professor Hari Vasudevan, m...
By Suranjan Das in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.04.20

Relief for Sinthee poor from JU alumnus

A teacher in a wheelchair has stepped forward to provide the poor with food in Sinthee on the city’s northern outskirts.The teacher of Bagnan College in Howrah has activated his NGO to deliver essen...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.04.20

Job offer to 12 revoked at JU

A global analytics consultancy firm has withdrawn its job offer to 12 engineering students of Jadavpur University, citing constraints because of the economic downslide caused by the Covid-19 pandemic,...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 02.04.20

Digital-divide caution from Jadavpur VC

The Jadavpur University vice-chancellor has asked teachers to be “cautious” about conducting online classes or sharing digital content as “many students may not be able to afford a desktop compu...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Jadavpur

Calcutta  /  Published 01.04.20

Syllabus query for VCs

The higher education department has asked the vice-chancellors to state what steps they are taking during the lockdown to complete the syllabus, an official of the department said.The official told Me...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.20

An evening of recognising excellence

A scientist, an academic and a doctor who has taken health care to villages were among those felicitated at a programme celebrating management excellence on Thursday evening. “It is unusual for a s...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.02.20

VC peace plea for JU polls

Two days before the student union elections at Jadavpur University, the first in three years, vice-chancellor Suranjan Das has appealed to students to ensure “a peaceful and democratic exercise of t...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 31.12.19

Meet salute to German scientist

Food, livelihood, opportunity and wood. In the 250th birth anniversary year of Alexander Von Humboldt, this is the topic for the Humboldt kolleg (conference) that will be held in Raichak over three d...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


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