A delegation from US Consulate General Lahore, visits revamped Lincoln Corner at SU

Sargodha: A delegation from US Consulate General Lahore, visited revamped Lincoln Corner Sargodha University on Tuesday.

The delegation was led by the Jared Yancey, Public Affair Officer (PAO), US Consulate General Lahore, Aurangzeb, Director Lincoln Corner Punjab and Muhamad Iqbal, Manager English Programs.

Miss Nimra Zia (Coordinator LCS) briefed dignitaries about the progress of LCS including summer school and community outreach through interactive learning sessions. She gave highlights of the different interactive and learning activities conducted at these LCS.

She also briefed about the extended project of LCS and informed that the corner consists of meeting area, maker space for innovative students science ideas, gaming zone for learning spoken English and electronic resources in addition to videos and documentaries, there would be substantial collection of books, print magazines and journals.

She said that LCS is promoting reading, writing and communication skills, as well as education in science, technology, engineering, and math. LCS extension enabled us to start various activities including preparation for GRE test, sessions on SDGS etc and providing them access to US e-library.

The delegation interacted with the friends of corner, summer school students and official team of English Access Micro Scholarship Program.

“It was wonderful to visit Sargodha University and meeting such a dynamic group of faculty and students said Jared Yancey adding that we hope to see this corner as a vibrant and innovative place of learning for people of Sargodha.”

Jared Yancey taking about the extended project of LCS said that live session will be started at the corner on strategic communication.

The PAO appreciated the corner as one of the most active and impactful among all corners in Pakistan. He was optimistic that snowball effect through resourceful, informative programming at the corner will positively influence the Sargodha University and community in long run

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