In accordance to National Unity Day, a marathon "Run for Unity" was organized by the University of Mumbai. Commemorating the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, this initiative was to support and spread the his vision of country's unity and integrity. The event was graced by the honourable then Chief minister of Maharashtra, Mr. Devendra Fadnavis. The event provided each volunteer an opportunity to celebrate and learn the importance of National Unity Day.
An inspirational session organized by Shivaji University, Kolhapur and UNICEF was a 5 day long online camp. Day1 covered the topics such as promoting local goods, post-lockdown precautions, eco-friendly habits, day 2 highlighted the significance of cyber security and the key role NSS playes in shaping one's personality, day 3 emphasized on soft skills, communication skills and personality development of an individual, day 4 revolved around a case study on an ideal village and acquainted us about several government missions and finally the camp concluded at day 5 with instilling the spirit qualities and inspirational to work for the nation in each of us.
On the occasion of 21st anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas, University of Mumbai organized a webinar on the topic of- "Army as a carrer - A personal experience" by Capt. Sandeep Ghoshal (Retd.). He inspired us through his life experiences and taught us the true essence of responsibility one should have towards the nation. A Q&N session helped us clear all our queries.
To achieve the dream of Carbon Neutral Mumbai, the University of Mumbai, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Program and the Ministry of Environment; organised a waste collection drive for paper, metal, plastic, glass and e-waste items from volunteers all over Mumbai.
In remembrance of the Father of our Nation, Mahatma Gandhi and Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversaries; the University of Mumbai organised a ‘Bhajansandhya’ with musical maestros like Shridhar Phadke and Ustaad Taufiq Qureshi. It was truly a soothing evening for all the volunteers.