Tezpur University silver jubilee celebrations will from January 21, the foundation day of the educational institution.
Vice- Chancellor of the University Dr Madan Mohan Sarma, will inaugurate the opening ceremony which will be followed by different events, panel discussions, workshops, quiz, debates, cultural programmes and various other events throughout the year.
Different departments of the University has been entrusted with the responsibility of coming up with attractions that will see a unique merger between learning, innovation and entertainment.
The first event will be organized by the Department of English and Foreign Languages under the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.
The one day event ‘Resonance’ is a panel discussion which will have various artists from the state as well as the country. Eminent personalities of Assam such like Seema Biswas, Dhruba Hazarika, Boloram Das and Ankush Saikia will grace the occasion.
The ‘festival of ideas’ will centre on issues like close relationship between literature, film and theatre. The talk will also seek to enhance the cultural identity of the rich Assamese traditions. The panel discussion will be followed by a medley of violin and tabla solos to be performed musicians from Guwahati and Kolkata.