The India’s Ambassador to the United Staes made these remarks during a virtual meeting with the Chancellor of the University of California,Education is an important pillar of India-U.S. partnership, India’s top diplomat in the United States said after a virtual meeting with the Chancellor of the University of California, Davis. Chancellor May is known as a highly engaged educational leader with a passion for helping others succeed. In 2015, the then President Barack Obama honoured him with the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mentoring students in science, technology, engineering and math. The University is located in the heart of the region which has historical ties with the U.S. Sikh community, which includes many immigrants from Punjab. The Ambassador’s interaction with Chancellor May is part of his continuing outreach to U.S. universities.
Source: The Hindu June 02, 2021 03:27 UTC