Mangaluru: Manipal College of Dental Sciences inaugurates Student Media Club

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Mangaluru, Feb 14: Manipal College of Dental Sciences (MCODS), Mangaluru, a constituent unit of Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), inaugurated the Media Club which was unveiled by Dr Dilip Naik, MAHE, MLR Campus, and S P Kar, the director of the directorate of PR, media and social media MAHE, on February 13. The Media Club aims to provide a platform for deliberation and knowledge-sharing among students and to provide exposure to the media, encouraging and motivating them to be involved in media activities.

The event was presided by the pro vice-chancellor, Manipal College of Dental Sciences (MCODS), Mangaluru dean Dr Ashita Uppoor, Dr Junaid Amhed, associate dean MCODS, Dr Premalatha Shetty, associate dean MCODS. Dr Arati, Dr Nandita, and Saghir Siddiqui, regional chief operating officer of KMC Hospitals Mangaluru were present at the event and student teams also facilitated Spot Photography; different student teams received awards from the dignitaries.

Dr Dilip Naik, MAHE, MLR Campus said, “Such events serve as an impetus to promoting knowledge among the students. He also added that the influence of social media in society is growing and that students can become an ambassador of the institute by promoting various activities on the media platforms.”

Chief guest S P Kar said, “Media plays a crucial role in modern society; it will enable students to express their ideas and talents. He shared insights on global media trends and how technology plays a vital role in society. He also said this is one of the opportunities to showcase the skills and knowledge acquired by our students.

He further concluded saying, “The achievements of our students and our consistent effort in developing the budding professionals has resulted in MAHE as international educational brand."


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  • Evans C Sumitra, Udupi/New York, USA.

    Wed, Feb 15 2023

    Student Media Club was much wanted. Kudos to Manipal College of Dental Sciences for inaugurating.

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