While the definition of Eid may differ for everyone, for The Cambridge International School, it is a festival of integrity. The Cambridge International School in Kalyan West celebrated the festival, where videos on Eid were shown to the young learners. The students made greeting cards and exchanged them with their friends. The greeting cards were also put on display.
The students were taught that every festival is a festival of happiness, more than anything else, and each festival belongs to all as we are all Indians above all.
Indian Model United Nations 2013
Indian Model United Nations (INMUN) 2013 conference was officially inaugurated with the theme ‘Take a STAND’ with a grand opening ceremony at Scope Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi on August 8. The Ryan International Group of Institutions under the direction of Founder Chairman, Dr Augustine F Pinto and MD, Mrs Grace Pinto, provides various national and international platforms and forums for students to have an opportunity to get an insight into what happens outside the academic boundaries. INMUN is one such platform. The conference provides a platform to collaborate and network to overcome differences and conflict to resolve modern-day problems of socio-political and economic dimensions.
About a thousand aspiring students from Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore and from countries Indonesia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Niger came together to debate, negotiate and find the best way forward to peace and progress through dialogue and discussion. One of the remarkable aspect this year was that although at present India and Pakistan are going through a diplomatic crisis, children of both the countries met for a peaceful tomorrow.
Sonia Gandhi, Chairman National Advisory Council, in her message said, “At Ryan's INMUN, the exchange of youthful thoughts and aspirations in a friendly interactive mode will be a memorable experience for these young ambassadors who represent future citizens of a fast-changing world.”
Madam Grace Pinto said, “This conference has been designed to provide a platform to young ambassadors to acquire and assimilate the art of diplomacy and then spread the serene radiance of peace throughout the world.”
Eminent speakers graced the conference. Professor M M Pant, educationist, said, “Ryan’s INMUN gives students a view of multiple perceptions of the global scenario which is very important.”
While addressing the delegates at the closing ceremony, Ryan Pinto, CEO of Ryan Group of Schools, urged the delegates to take a stand on issues that matter to