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Results of 2nd North East College
Magazine Competition Announced
An unique of its kind the University
of Science & Technology, Meghalaya (USTM) has organized the 2nd
North East College Magazine Competition recently and the results
were announced officially in the Guwahati Press Club on May 29,
2017. The prizes of the competition will be ceremonially
distributed during the occasion of USTM Public Relations Day in
the last week of June 2017.
The Publication Cell of the varsity organized the competition in
order to encourage young upcoming writers, editors, layout
designers of different college magazines from across the
northeastern region. More than 200 colleges of all over North
east have participated in the competition.
In the Best Magazine Comeptition category, magazines of Digboi
College, “Alochoni”; JB College, “Jabian” and Lakhimpur Girls
College, “Lakhimpur Girls College Magazine” were adjudged as the
three best entries in the competition. The editorial committees
of these magazines would receive a desktop each besides
certificates and mementoes. Other awards announced were - Best
Cover Page: Cotton College, Guwahati; Best Woman Editor:
Dipshika Baruah, Digboi College; Best Women Writer: Priyanka
Nath, K C Das Commerce College, Guwahati and Best Article :
Manas Pratim Rajbanshi, Nalbari College.
Special Jury Awards went to: St Anhthony’s College, Shillong,
Meghalaya and Salesian College of Higher Education, Dimapur,
The members of the Jury for selection were Shri PJ Baruah,
Executive Editor, The Assam Tribune; Shri N I Laskar, former
Executive Editor of ‘The Eastern Chronicle’, Shri Bijoy Ghimire,
the Editor of magazine ‘The Mileage’ and Prof Nilima Bhagawati,
the Dean of the School of Social Sciences and Humanities, USTM
was the internal jury member.
The Chancellor USTM, Shri Mahbubul Hoque while praising the
talents of the youth of North East region said that, the
students should be encouraged time to time for their creative
works and a colorful prize distribution ceremony will be
organized very shortly.