GIFT Blood Donors Society, “Auxulia”, organized a day long blood grouping session in which 310 students were registered as volunteer blood donors. Auxulia is an emergency response student network which offers humanitarian care to the victims of blood deficiency and responds to disasters or unforeseen situations in an efficient manner.
Computer science department organized Exhibition of Capstone. The graduating batch (Fall-12) has displayed their final projects.
Chairman Mr. Anwar Dar, Rector Dr.Qaiser Shehryar Durrani, Dr. Fakhar Lodi along with faculty and students visited the exhibition and appreciate their work.
Aj Akhaan Waris Shah Nu is a famous dirge by the extolled Punjabi writer and poet Amrita Pritam about the abhorrence of the partition of the Punjab during the 1947 Partition of India. The poem is addressed to the historic Punjabi poet Waris Shah , who had written the most popular version of the Punjabi love tragedy, Heer Ranjha. It appeals to Waris Shah to arise from his grave, register the Punjab's tragedy and turn over a new page in Punjab's history.
GIFT University organized a stage drama Aj Akhan Waris Shah Nu with the collaboration of sufi Tabassum Acadamy. Sufi Gulzar Tabassum the son of Sufi Ghulam Tabassum was the writer of this Play. Dr Fouzia Tabassum the grand daughter of sufi Ghulam Tabassum produced the play and it was directed by her husband Agha Shahid. It was comedy play having a very serious theme of True Ishaq by Warish Shah. All the characters were very intense with their grip over the concept. Students faculty and audience not only enjoyed but also conceived the core concept of this play. It was a true depiction of current era.
At the end Rector of GIFT University and Chairman Sb paid thanks to Dr. Fouzia Tabassum and her team and presented them souvenirs.
Today photography is widely recognized as a visual art and it is not just limited to capture an object but a whole world of combination of light waves and is not any less easy than drawing waves on a paper. Photography allows us to share and communicate.
GIFT Digital Sketching Society encourages visual art within students to represent and bring out the hidden skills to capture and document nature, heritage, city culture, festivals and specific events of interest to photography. The Society works to improve the skills of its members by providing technical help and more chances in photographic competitions held by other universities as well.
The GIFT Linguistics Society (GLS) is a proficient society dedicated to the scholarly study of the languages. Its primary goal is to further interest in and support for linguistics research and language teaching in Pakistan. It aims to endorse dialogue across different sub-disciplines of linguistics. The mission of GLS is to assist the advancement of knowledge and understanding regarding the language-related issues. GLS encourages its members and provides them opportunities to participate and present their research work in national and international conferences on languages. GLS also organizes an annual seminar, which includes at least two invited two renowned speakers and discussion forums for discussion of linguistics issues.
GLS’s membership is open to anyone; however, graduate students particularly are encouraged to join and to be involved with the activities of the society.
On November 20, 2014 an Urdu and English Declamation Contest (with the prize money of Rs. 20,000) under the title of Allama Iqbal Shield was organized by the GIFT Debating Society.
The declamation contest was arranged on the directions of Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan. The Winners of this Declamation Contest further participated in the Regional Declamation Contest held in Lahore.