The 2nd Junior College Principals’ Meet (JCPM) - 2015, was
successfully organized by Regional Institute of Science and
Technology (RIST) in association with University of Science &
Technology, Meghalaya (USTM) at Techno City, Baridua, Ri Bhoi,
Meghalaya on 5th January, 2015.
More than one hundred Principals of various Junior Colleges
and Higher Secondary Schools from all over North Eastern
region have participated in the daylong event.
Dr. Kulendu Pathak, Former Vice Chancellor of Dibrugarh
University was the Chief Guest of the event. The Meet was
presided over by Dr. P.G. Rao, Honourable Vice Chancellor of
USTM. Dr PC Mahanta, Director, RIST, Dr Alaka Desai Sarma,
Dean, USTM along with a host of other distinguished and
eminent educationist was also present on the occasion. JCPM is
an effort of ERD Foundation, Guwahati, to throw light on the
various problems and to come up with solutions faced by the
Colleges and Higher Secondary Schools. The theme of the Meet
was “Infrastructure Development and Image Building of Junior
Colleges in the NE Region”.
Eminent Educationist, Dr. Gayatri Goswami, Dr. Farhana Perveen,
Dr. Dinesh Baishya and few others have offered their valuable
suggestions on various burning problems and solutions thereof.
Mr. M. Hoque, Chairman, ERD Foundation speaking on the
occasion has announced various steps that are being initiated
by the foundation in this regard, and assured to offer
continued support and extend helping hand from ERDF Group of
Institutions in all the endeavors of various Junior Colleges
and Higher Secondary Schools in the NE Region. He further
announced that ERD Foundation is ready to give free support &
help in infrastructural development such as laboratories,
manpower, creation of websites etc.