Instilling a feeling of belongingness and pride Navodaya Culmination Ceremony The noble venture of ‘Navodaya’ is yet another stepping stone in our long and arduous journey. The entire ManavRachna Family has always been dedicated to expanding its associate’s aptitude and quest for knowledge; Navodya is a step towards that end. Phase IV of “Navodaya”, a 4 day comprehensive training programme for the associates of Manav Rachna Educational Institutions (MREI), concluded on Feb 20, 2017. The culmination ceremony was graced by eminent personalities and dignitaries from Manav Rachna Educational Institutions (MREI). The occasion was illuminated by encouraging thoughts and words of wisdom from the dignitaries, and also by heartfelt sharing of experiences from the participants. Brig. S N Setia (Executive Director, MRASC) encouraged them to learn throughout their lives. He emphasized on the fact that, “A Change is a Gift. Don’t fear it. Don’t resist it. Growth happens with Change.” Respected Trustee of MREI Dr. M M Kathuria inspired all the participants with his words to share the vision of our founder and wished a bright future for fulfilling his dreams.
The ceremony was enlightened by Dr. N C Wadhwa, (Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, MRIU). In his unique way of motivation, Dr. Wadhwa appreciated the audience for incorporating the knowledge they have gathered in past few days. He gave example of “We lead by example.” wave. In his prolific style, Dr Sanjay Srivastava (MD MREI and Hon’ble Vice Chancellor MRU), presented anecdotes from Organizational and Human Behavior. In his simple but heart touching way, Dr Srivastava molded the audience for self realization. Ms Gauri Bhasin (Head CDC), offered gratitude to all dignitaries, management of MREI and torchbearers –the mentors for their valuable time and intellectual contribution. She offered gratitude to the participants for their attitude to bring a change in themselves. She encouraged the participants to continue with noble purpose of this programme from their- heart, mind and soul. This is a journey, a pious one at that, which has only just begun. This project was not only focused at instilling a feeling of belongingness and ownership amid MREI associates but also helping them realize their true value and potential.