Mass Com Events and Activities

List of the events conducted by the department:

Past Events: 2011-2012

  • On 12th September 2011, in the Mizoram University Red Ribbon Club launching program, department performed theatre play on HIV/AIDS information messages.
  • On 25th September 2011, Mr. Mr.Nilotpal Chaudhary, Managing Editor, The Mizoram Post had an interaction with the students of MJMC.
  • Mr. Lalnunpuia , Managing Director, Vanglaini had an interaction with the students of MJMC in October, 2011.
  • On 14th November 2011, the students performed Puppet Show at the Children’s Day celebration at Vanapa Hall.
  • The Department started a film Club “Campus Cine Club”. Every Thursday afternoon films are shown in the department.
  • The students visited the Aizawl Doordarshan and gained first hand experience on news room and its activities as a field visit for the course “Writing for Media”.
  • Doordarshan News Room visit report article was published:
  • Newslink English daily published report in English by beihrolai Khuly.
  • Zozam Times daily published report in Mizo by Lallianzuala
  • Prof.I.Arul Aram visited the department of Mass Communication and delivered a lecture on “News writing” on December 13,2011 in the department of Mass Communication.
  • Prof. C.S.H.N.Murthy, Associate Professor, the department of Mass Communication, Tezpur University interacted with the students and discussed on the prevailing communication scenario in North east India on December 14,2011 in the department of Mass Communication.
  • The students did a Participatory Rural Appraisal – Participatory research in the near by village ‘Tanhril’ to gain first hand experience for the course ‘Development Communication’
  • The students visited the Mizoram state government Museum and also Art galleries in Aizawl to gain first hand experience for the course ‘Visual Communication’.
  • The Second Semester students participated in the Inter University Cultural festival Com Fest 2012 in April at Assam University, Silchar and bagged many prizes.
  • The students and faculties of the department of Mass Communication participated in the UGC sponsored two days state seminar on the theme” Human rights Education (Role of Public Administration in Protecting Human rights in the Northeast Region)”organized by Govt.J.Thankima College, Aizawl in collaboration with Centre for Community Development through network, Education, Research Training, Resource Mobilisation and Capacity building (COID NERC), Aizawl on 3-4 November, 2011 at Aizawl.
  • The students and the faculties of the department participated in a one day lecture on “Media History, Media Archive and the discipline of Journalism by Prof.P.Thirumal, Head, Department of Communication, Hyderabad University on April 17, 2012 at Pachhunga University College Life sciences Block organized by the department of History, Pachhunga University college.

 

Details of Awards / Achievements in any field of Faculty, Students and Staff of the Department in the current year :

Department participated in the Assam University Communication festival during 8 &9th April 2012 and bagged the following prizes:

  • 1st Prize in Ads Making – Jacob Lalrinawma & H. Vanlalchhanchhuaha
  • 2nd Prize in Film Review Writing – Jacob Lalrinawma
  • 3rd Prize in Solo & Dance –William Lalramhmachhuana
  • Miss Fest’ 2012 – Lalnunmawii Sailo

 

 List of Events in 2013:

Details of Awards / Achievements in any field of Faculty, Students and Staff of the Department in the current year :

  • THE HOOT Media website selected one of our student Lalramliana Varte research proposal “Which News Hit front pages of Mizo dailies” for a short term research fellowship.
  • The Department participated in the Assam University Communication Festival on the 8th and 9th of April 2012 and won the following prizes:
  • 1st Prize in Ads Making – Jacob Lalrinawma & H. Vanlalchhanchhuaha
  • 2nd Prize in Film Review Writing – Jacob Lalrinawma
  • 3rd Prize in Solo & Dance – William Lalramhmachhuana
  • Miss Fest’ 2012 – Lalnunmawii Sailo
  • The Department organized a Special lecture on 12th May, 2012 at the I & PR Conference Hall, Aizawl on the topics: Film making in North east India and finding an International audience for your film by Oinam Doren - National Award winning Film Maker. Text, Image and Vision: Media Representation of India’s North East and Democratic space by Dhiren A. Sadokpam and also a Film Screening of The Next Song (50 mins).
  • The second semester students visited the office of (STAM) Science Teacher’s Association Mizoram for the course Science Communication and interacted with them regarding their science communication activities on May 25,2012
  • The first semester students visited various newspaper organizations like Vanglaini, Newslink as a field visit for the course,”Writing for Media”.
  • The Third Semester students went on a Curriculum stipulated study tour to Hyderabad in September 2012.
  • The third Semester students participated in the Annual Communication Conclave “Communication and Convergence” – A Boot Camp held in Hyderabad on 28th and 29th of September 2012.
  • The third Semester students visited “Ramoji Rao Film City” as a part of curriculum stipulated study tour to gain first hand information on film making techniques, Mise en scene for the course “Film Studies”.
  • The first semester students performed Puppet Show at the department of Mass Communication, Mizoram University in November 2012.
  • Mili Singh, a Researcher from Aizawl delivered two lectures on Content analysis for the fourth semester students in the department of Mass Communication on March 15,2012.

 

Details of Awards / Achievements in any field of Faculty, Students and Staff of the Department in the current year:

  • Department participated in the Annual Communication Conclave “Communication and Convergence” – A Boot Camp held in Hyderabad on 28th and 29th of September 2012 and bagged the following prizes:
    1. Y Imagine Excellence Award 2012 Best Institute- Short Film – Jacob Lalrinawma & group
    2. Y Imagine Excellence Award 2012 Best Institute- Music – Lalramliana Varte , Vanlalchanchua  & William Lalramhmachhuana
    3. Y Imagine Excellence Award 2012 Best Institute- Investigative report – Zohlupuii & Laldawngsangi Ralte
    4. Y Imagine Excellence Award 2012 Best Institute- Video Jockey – Beihrolai Khuhly
  • The Certificate of Appreciation is awarded to the department of Mass Communication, Mizoram University, for obtaining the highest score in the Fourth Students Feedback on Faculty conducted by the IQAC, in the year 2012 from students of 2nd and 4th Semester.
  • The Mizoram University Students’ Union awarded the department of Mass Communication 4th Semester the Class of the year award for the year 2012-2013.
  • The second semester students went on a curriculum stipulated study tour (CSST) to Guwahati and Shillong
  • As part of CSST, the second semester students participated in a discussion on “Media and Northeast India” organized by Thumb Print magazine in Guwahati.
  • As part of CSST, the second semester students visited various media houses in Guwahati.
  • Two third semester students of MJMC participated in a three days workshop on Participatory communication organized by the department of Mass Communication, Tezpur University in collaboration with UNICEF.