Prof. Anil Dattatraya Sahasrabudhe, Chairman, All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), inaugurated "Green Hand" at New Horizon College of Engineering on September 1st 2017.
What is Green Hand?
The "Green Hand" is a sculpture of great significance that stands to remind humankind of the pivotal role we must play to preserve and nurture Mother Nature. As Bob Brown once said, "the future will either be green or not at all."
Why Green Hand?
Our population and our use of Mother Earth's finite resources is growing exponentially along with our technical abilities to change the environment. What remains to be seen is how we utilize our burgeoning capabilities. As an institute dedicated to developing exemplary citizens of the country and future world leaders, the college strives to imbibe in every student of theirs, the importance of safeguarding our environment. Their budding engineers have been taught that the future is green and they, along with our distinguished staff, are wholly committed to advancing the Green agenda.
We cannot ignore the quality of the environment we leave our future generation with if we intend to provide them with a better world, a better life.
If the sight of blue skies fills you with joy, if the sight of a green blade of grass has the power to move you, and the simplest things in nature have a message that you understand, come and be a part of the unveiling of this glorious sculpture to help spread awareness of the peril humankind has put Mother Nature in.
Addressing the first year B.E students of, Prof. Sahasrabudhe encouraged them to take up Green technology based projects. He advocated the importance of greener college campuses. As an institute dedicated to developing exemplary citizens of the country and future world leaders, every student should understand the importance of safeguarding our environment. He urged our students and the Faculty Members to commit themselves whole heartedly towards advancing the Green agenda.
"Green Hand" is a sculpture that stands to remind us that humankind has to play a pivotal role to preserve and nurture Mother Nature said Dr. Mohan Manghnani, Chairman, New Horizon Educational Institution. He also mentioned that the "Green Hand" will motivate and encourage our Engineers to build a "Green World" Dr. Manjunatha, Principal, New Horizon College of Engineering and Heads from all the departments were among others present on the occasion
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