Results of 2nd North East College Magazine
An unique of its kind the University
of Science & Technology, Meghalaya (USTM) has organized
the 2nd North East College Magazine Competition recently
and the results were announced officially in the
Guwahati Press Club on May 29, 2017. The prizes of the
competition will be ceremonially distributed during the
occasion of USTM Public Relations Day in the last week
of June 2017.
The Publication Cell of the varsity organized the
competition in order to encourage young upcoming
writers, editors, layout designers of different college
magazines from across the northeastern region. More than
200 colleges of all over North east have participated in
In the Best Magazine Comeptition category, magazines of
Digboi College, “Alochoni”; JB College, “Jabian” and
Lakhimpur Girls College, “Lakhimpur Girls College
Magazine” were adjudged as the three best entries in the
competition. The editorial committees of these magazines
would receive a desktop each besides certificates and
mementoes. Other awards announced were - Best Cover
Page: Cotton College, Guwahati; Best Woman Editor:
Dipshika Baruah, Digboi College; Best Women Writer:
Priyanka Nath, K C Das Commerce College, Guwahati and
Best Article : Manas Pratim Rajbanshi, Nalbari College.
Special Jury Awards went to: St Anhthony’s College,
Shillong, Meghalaya and Salesian College of Higher
Education, Dimapur, Nagaland.
The members of the Jury for selection were Shri PJ
Baruah, Executive Editor, The Assam Tribune; Shri N I
Laskar, former Executive Editor of ‘The Eastern
Chronicle’, Shri Bijoy Ghimire, the Editor of magazine
‘The Mileage’ and Prof Nilima Bhagawati, the Dean of the
School of Social Sciences and Humanities, USTM was the
internal jury member.
The Chancellor USTM, Shri Mahbubul Hoque while praising
the talents of the youth of North East region said that,
the students should be encouraged time to time for their
creative works and a colorful prize distribution
ceremony will be organized very shortly.