A four day Dramatics and Theatre Workshop was organized jointly by the Department of English and Deptartment of Visual Media, School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus, from August 21-24, 2014, for the third semester students of B. Sc. Visual Media and Integrated M. A. English.
Most of the students and researchers are normally trained in quantitative data analysis methods. However, not many educational institutions have got teaching programmes in collecting qualitative data of research and analyzing them applying appropriate methods. Very few Seminars & Workshops are conducted on this aspect in our country.
Kalakriti 2014, the talent fest for the first year students of Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru, was held on August 16, 2014. Every year, Kalakriti, conducted in the beginning of the semester, provides a platform for the new entrants to showcase their talents.
The department of Chemistry, School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, conducted an invited talk on the "Importance of Youth Empowerment in the Current Scenario" on August 12, 2014.
Ramayanam Day was observed on August 11, 2014, at the auditorium of School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi. Swami Purnamritananda Puri blessed the occasion.
The Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), Kochi organized an Anaesthesiology Refresher Course 2014 on August 10, 2014.
Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Kochi and CSI organized an event “Golden Tech Bridge across the nations in 50 locations” on 9th Aug 2014. The main aim of the events was digital inclusion. The event was for technology deprived segments of the society. The event was inaugurated by Ms. Mini Ullanat, National Student Co-coordinator CSI and Manager, Systems and MIS at CUSAT and presided by Dr. U Krishnakumar, Director.
A workshop on Space Technology and Sponsored Research was organized on July 25 2014 by ISRO, Trivandrum at Amrita School of Engineering, Ettimadai Campus. 8 Group/Deputy Directors from various entities at VSSC, ISRO participated.
Sri P.Ratnakara Rao Deputy Director, Management Systems Entity, shared a detailed presentation and Video on ISRO and the developments occurring in Indian Space Research.
Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Bengaluru Campus is organizing a two-day National workshop on Computer Networks & Simulation / Emulation using NS3 (CNNS - 2014) from August 2-3, 2014.
Over sixty alumni from the Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru came together at their alma mater for the first alumni meet on August 2, 2014. The meet was attended by alumni working at esteemed positions in companies such as: Cisco Systems Inc.