“Computer Society of India (CSI) State Student Convention Kerala and Technical IT Exhibition (Indriya)”

“Computer Society of India (CSI) State Student Convention (Region VII) Kerala and Technical IT Exhibition (Indriya)” was hosted on November 18, 2016 at the School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus.

Resident Editor of The Hindu Interacts with Visual Media Students of Amrita Mysuru Campus

Mr. Muralidhar Reddy, Resident Editor–The Hindu, New Delhi, addressed and interacted with the students of B. Sc. Visual Media and Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication of School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Mysuru campus, on November 19, 2016. 

Amrita Alumnus at Google Summer of Code (GSoC) Mentors Summit 2016, Sunnyvale, California

Tony Thomas, 2016 graduate and an alumnus of FOSS @ Amrita, had the opportunity to attend the Google Summer of Code (GSoC) Mentors Summit at Google Tech. A total of 2,524 mentors were involved, and only around 300 of them were invited by Google for the Mentors Summit at Sunnyvale, California. 

Andhra Village Gets New Lifeline from Amrita Water Distribution System

Encouraged by Chancellor Mata Amritanandamayi, faculty, staff, and students from the Amrita Center for Wireless Networks and Applications (Amrita WNA), the Department of Civil Engineering, the Amrita Center for International Programs and Live-in-Labs® at Amrita University, Amritapuri campus, have implemented a sustainable solution for water collection and distribution at Gudipadu Cheruvu, an ASeRve village.

Amrita E-Learning Research Lab Director Delivers Keynote Speech at Global Education Summit 2016

Prof. Kamal Bijlani, Director, Amrita E-Learning Research Lab, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, delivered a keynote speech on the topic “Future of MOOCs in India” at Global Education Summit’16. The Leaders Speak magazine organized the Global Education Summit on 21st and 22nd October, 2016, in New Delhi to extend the message on Quality Education Accessible to All. 

Amrita Celebrates World Philosophy Day

It becomes a matter of great importance to find the individual’s place in the rapidly transforming world we live in, especially at times of great socio-political chaos. To this end, Amrita Darshanam, International Centre for Spiritual Studies, celebrated the 'World Philosophy Day' on November 14, 2016, in association with the Indian Council of Philosophical Research (ICPR), New Delhi. 

India’s First Centre for Aortic Diseases Opens at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences

India’s very first Centre for Aortic Diseases with Marfan Clinic has opened at the 1,300-bed Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in Kochi. MLA, Kerala State Sri. O. Rajagopal inaugurated the function. It is the only facility dedicated to comprehensive care of aortic diseases with full range of interventions, both invasive and non-invasive.