Jalandhar December 15 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar welcomed the winners of Inter Zonal Youth Festival held at Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar with great pomp and show after they reached the college with shining trophies. All the respective mentors and winner students received a floral welcome at college. Principal Dr. Neerja Dhingra expressed her ecstasy in this moment and humbly boasted that ACFA has maintained its legacy for 20th time and she appreciated the sincere efforts of mentors and students who have been burning midnight oil for nearly more than two months in order to shine in these competitions.
It is worth mentioning that the entire practice sessions and selection of students were done under the aegis of Dr. Arun Mishra, Cultural Advisor of College and Dr. Amita Mishra. In particular the Dr. Vivek Verma polished the skills of students of music, Dr. Micky Verma of Dance, Dr. Gagan Gambhir of Fine Arts along with Dr. Rimpy Aggarwal, Ms. Monika Anand, Dr. Navjot Deol, Dr. Simkee Dev, Dr. Jagmohan Mago, Dr. Mohindra Mastana, Mr. Anil Gupta, Ms. Lovepreet Kaur, Mr. Sandeep Singh and Mr. Vishav Bandhu Verma. Not just flowers but a special dhol was there to welcome all these champions who had made the college proud and had added another shining golden feather in its shining cap.
Principal Dr. Neerja Dhingra also put forth put forth that above than being winners, our students’ and mentors’ motto is to attain perfection in the given task. Be it music, dance, fine arts or academics, the utter dedication and sincerity is the key. These are the special values which we inculcate in our students and this is the reason that today Apeejay’s name is counted amongst one of the top colleges not only in Punjab but the entire North India. She also said that all these students will surely shine in the upcoming academic exams as well. She wished them good luck for their bright future.