Creativity was in the air as SFADA students displayed their mid-exam projects for Draping Course. They were required to design and create complete draping of any kind of dress using newspapers (junk material) to create experimental wearable outfit in any category. They displayed their skills in overall look of draping, technicalities of draping method, and experimentation to create surface with newspaper. The budding designers were highly appreciated for their creativity which radiated throughout the campus.
Course Leader: Fawad Noori
Photography credits: Khanography by Shumail Khan
GIFT University Home Economics Department arranged “National Foods Cooking Competition” in collaboration with National Foods Ltd. on December 09, 2016.
It was a great way to unite the University through the shared passion for food. The idea was to showcase students’ culinary talents, time management, team work and creativity in cooking. The event featured a lot of games and fun activities for the participants. Contestants who won over the taste buds were awarded with gift hampers and exciting prizes.
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.