Cleaning the divine land
March 16-17, 2013 :
Thousands of students, faculty and staff of the Amritapuri campus of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham joined residents of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math to form a human chain that extended over a few kilometres this International Women’s Day on March 8, 2013.
Amrita School of Pharmacy observed National Pharmacy Week from` December 16– 21, 2013 at the Health Sciences Campus. This year’s theme was The Pharmacist: A Healthcare Professional.
A new grant has been sanctioned by the Department of Biotechnology(DBT) of the Government of India.
The goal of the project is to construct a biophysically detailed model of a central neuronal network to test function of brain circuits and its disorders. The project is for 3 years.
During November 2-5, 2012, over 3200 volunteers participated in a massive clean-up drive at Sabarimala and Pampa in Kerala. Our students, faculty and staff members were among them. See pictures of the historic campaign below.
It seems that reducing pollution could be easily achieved by the college youngsters in a more precise way. The students of Amrita sanjeevani, created another hallmark in the history of Amrita by observing car free day on 22nd September 2012.
Since its beginning, celebration has been the middle name of Amrita Sanjeevani, or so it seemed when they visited the Gandhi Bhavan Old age home at pathanapuram as a part of the grandparent’s day. When we are growing up we want our parents to support us but when we are grown up and they want us support them the result is only rejection denial, irritation and finding addresses of old age homes. Seldom do we know that what they want is our love.
The 66th Independence Day of India began with rain written all over it. The day also coincides with 7th anniversary of Amrita Sanjeevani. The flag hoisting was scheduled at 9:15 at the college entrance.
Proteomics is the study of proteins, their structures and functions.
Nobel Laureate Dr. Lee Hartwell spoke to students on the first morning of the five-day Amrita-DST INSPIRE camp. The session set the tone for all invited talks and hands-on activities that followed. Given below are some excerpts from Dr. Hartwell’s highly acclaimed talk.