Sana Gulzar has bagged top position in Annual College road race organised by Department of physical education Institute of Advanced Studies in Education, Srinagar.
Government College of Education is the premier secondary teachers training institute that has successfully completed sixty years of its existence. Pertinent to mention here that Dr. Abdul Kalam Azad,Pandit JawaharLal Nehru, Dr. Radhakrishnan, VV Giri, Vinoba Bhave, Dr Zakir Hussian and some eminent teacher educators from United States, UK, China, Australia and Sri Lanka have also visited the Institute and interacted with its students and staff from time to time.
Sana, who did her schooling from Mallinson Girls School and intermediate from Kothi-bagh, participated in poster competition held by Red Ribbon Club in collaboration with J&K AIDS Control Society on International Youth Day.
Focusing on the theme of deforestation she represented the contemporary agony of forest degradation and destruction. The painting shows the Earth seeking mercy to stop the heinous act in order to have a better, assured as well as sustained future for the generations to come. She bagged 4th position in this tough competition.
The idea and philosophy behind the painting was applauded by Principal of the college Prof. (Dr.) Maqsooda Khan and other dignitaries of the event like Dr Tabassum Jabeen, Dy Director, J&K State AIDS Control Society was the Chief Guest of the function.
Besides all the activities, Sana is a budding creative photographer of the valley working under the esteemed guidance of Arshid Sauleh (Art Teacher) who is an artist of global repute.
Sana, currently studying in Institute of Advanced Studies in Education (IASE, College of Education, Srinagar),
has performed in various college level exhibitions and competitions where she has proved to be an innovative and creative photographer by adding an extra aroma to the scenic beauty of the valley.
She is going to perform in various creative photography events to be organised in Mumbai and Delhi in the coming months where she will be representing the institute and State as well.