Thursday, the 20th of February 2012, NCSC’s Character Building Team
held their second event at the SMME Seminar Hall between 14:00 to 16:30 hrs.
The event titled ‘Winds of Change’ was attended by over 300 students and faculty
members alike. The event commenced with the recitation of the Quran by Nasser
speakers for the event were Adnan Rashid (Historian, University of London
graduate), John Fontain and Raja Zia ul Haq (CEO Youth Club Pakistan and former
regional manager, Middle East, Microsoft). The esteemed panel of speakers
invited spoke on a variety of topics. This ranged from ‘Who Are Your Heroes’ to
‘The Spiritual Cardiologist’.
the subject matter of the talks was extremely thought provoking, the speakers
kept the seminar relevant and appealing for their younger audience. They placed special emphasis on concepts such
as that of keeping the heart free of negativity, on working hard for education
and justice, and the importance of continually striving for the truth.
talk ended with a Q & A session, followed by a short speech thanking the
speakers by the Principal of the School of Manufacturing and Mechanical
Engineering (SMME); Brig. Abdul Ghafoor. Shields were given by the Principal of
SMME to all three of the distinguished speakers in order to recognise their
efforts in reviving the youth on moral and spiritual grounds, and refreshments
were served to the guests.
Ziyad Rasheed; General Secretary NCSC Character Building Team while thanking
the esteemed guests for their invaluable expertise, also expressed the concern
for inculcating moral values in the youth of today.