Mangaluru, Apr 20, 2019: The post-graduate corporate communication students of Nitte Institute of Communication in collaboration with Indian National Trust of Architectural and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) is proud to present Ila 2019, celebrating World Earth Day on Monday April 22nd at 3pm in Kodialbail Guthu Mane, Mangaluru.
The main objective of the event is to remind ourselves and our peers, the importance of Mother Earth and her conservation. The event will be a one-day exhibition of the collected and approved entries of poems/micro- tales/photographs/cartoons/paintings submitted by the students and faculties of Nitte deemed to be University. The best entry in each category will be awarded with exciting cash prizes.
The theme of the event- “Earth Today”- serves as a means to build awareness about the various problems that are faced by the nature and also showcase the beauty of the nature when rightly conserved.
The event will be presided by Dr. Sateesh Kumar Bhandary, Vice Chancellor, Nitte deemed to be university. The keynote speech will be addressed by Prof.Dr. Smitha Hegde on the theme of the event while Dr. M. S. Moodithaya, Pro Vice Chancellor will preside as the guest of honour.
The event holds pride in being eco-friendly by avoiding all plastic materials and replacing it with biodegradable ones. It will also display a variety of stalls that have different types of herbal and nature-friendly products available for the public to take home. Ecopens by Pureliving which is embedded with Agastya tree seed will be oneof the attractive give-aways. The exhibition will be open till 8.30pm for public viewing after the inaugural function.
About NICO: Nitte Institute of Communication (NICO), part of Nitte University since three years has been offering a clutch of innovative UG and PG programs in Media and Communication. The students here have access to a state-of-the-art Broadcast Studio, Print Design, TV Editing & Web Design labs, library, wi-fi campus and fully-digital facilities for professional education and research in the area of communication and journalism. The curriculum is fully in tune with the needs of a student who wishes to serve the modern media industry and society.