Jalandhar: In addition to many thousands of regular students, Lovely Professional University is in continuous connection with old students as well. Recently, the Bangalore Chapter of LPU Alumni Association has been successfully launched with the 1st reunion event organised at Hotel President, Jaya Nagar Bengaluru. It was a mega reunion, where LPU Alumni gathered with their families, to reminisce, network, get updated and reconnect with friends around the country and the world. The meet was inaugurated with the lighting of the Lamp.
On this launch, the Pro- Chancellor of the University, Ms. Rashmi Mittal said: "The launch of this chapter is to perpetuate the tradition of quality holistic excellence as an umbrella organization to amalgamate Alumnus with the alma mater. As most of the LPU students have been suitably placed with many reputed IT companies in Bengaluru, that is why we are happy to see this chapter there. “She added: "We are further looking forward to develop new Alumni Chapters across India; and, planning for these chapters in major cities and almost all states of India. In fact, University has thousands of students even from remote areas like Maharashtra, Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh etc."
On this occasion, the election of the office Bearers of the Alumni Association was also held. Mr. Aseem Puri, a pass out of 2009 batch, currently working with Honeywell has been elected as the President of the chapter; whereas, Ms. Meghna Saxena, a pass out of 2008 batch, working with Infosys, the Vice President; Mr. Raghav Sharma 2009 pass out, the Secretary; and, Mr. Neeraj Churiwalla as Treasurer of the association. The bye-laws and memorandum of understanding of the alumni association were also discussed. On intervals, various fun activities kept entertaining the alumni and their family- members. An opportunity was also given to all alumni to share their experience at LPU, and its impact on their career. Some of them reminisced about the nicest stay at LPU. All the participants opined that the alumni could play an active role in the growth and development of LPU and also pledged their active support for the same.