Prof. Atima Sharma Dwivedi, Principal, Kanya Maha Vidyalaya-the Autonomous and Heritage Institution, Jalandhar has been selected to attend ‘Advancement Leadership Program’ at Harvard University. USA. The very prestigious programme which is to commence in second half of June’18 will be attended by 30 erudite Chancellors, Presidents and Principals who have been selected from a large number of applicants from all over the world. It is worth a mention here that earlier also Prof. Atima Sharma Dwivedi has attended a program-“Management and Leadership in Higher Education” in Harvard Graduate School of Education. Prof. Atima Sharma Dwivedi is currently a part of Research Project with Harvard University.
Being an alumna of the Harvard University Prof. Atima Sharma Dwivedi is often invited to be a part of the fruitful programs of the University. Prof. Atima Sharma Dwivedi intends to be a part of this Advancement Leadership Program as such programs provide the ability to create and sustain a robust institutional advancement function and have become a key measure of success for all institutions and their senior leadership teams. This Program is the product of collaboration between Harvard Institute for Higher Education (HIHE) and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and is designed to help senior level college and university leaders address critical strategic questions about institutional advancement and this role within it. Here it merits a mention that Prof. Atima Sharma Dwivedi is an acclaimed name as far as programs in leadership and mentorship are concerned. Her projects like “Including Ourselves in the Change Equation: Personal Learning for Organizational Growth” with Harvard University, USA and Management & Leadership in Education-a program at Harvard Graduate School of Education, USA speak volumes about her erudition and leadership. It is by dint of her charismatic leadership that Kanya Maha Vidyalaya the first women college of North India has again created history by becoming the first and only autonomous women institution of Punjab.