15th November 2023 : Academic institution – Galgotias University executed an environmental initiative recently, titled “3G – Galgotias Goes Green.” This registered the planting of over 10,000 trees within a duration of just 48 hours. Dr. Dhruv Galgotia, the CEO of Galgotias University, spearheaded this event, which witnessed a large turnout in terms of participation from students, faculty, and alumni. This initiative also marked the university’s commitment to environmental sustainability.
Individuals were encouraged to contribute to this environmental cause by planting trees in their homes or offices and share their geo-tagged pictures with the university. This joint effort was directed towards making a significant contribution to the local eco system and fostering a sense of environmental responsibility.
A dedicated event website was developed by the Galgotias University in a bid to enhance engagement and transparency. A live plant tracking feature with a timer countdown was also developed to enable the participants to witness the impact of their collective efforts in real-time.
President of the Student Council at Galgotias University, Mr. Nikunj Bihari, mobilised the student participation. Club Head of The Humanity Saviours, Ms. Naina Singh, and Club Head of The Humanity Saviours, Mr. Ayush Ranjan jointly worked towards the success of this event.
CEO of Galgotias University, Dr. Dhruv Galgotia mentioned that, the ‘3G – Galgotias Goes Green’ reaffirmed the commitment of Galgotias University towards sustainable practices. He was appreciative of the Galgotias community’ s collective efforts with the objective of making a positive impact on the planet. It was his belief, he said that small actions by individuals when combined can create a significant impact and bring about lasting change.
The success of the “3G – Galgotias Goes Green” event highlights the university’s dedication to environmental conservation and also serves as an inspiration to make a significant contribution towards creating a greener and healthier planet.