Postmaster General Punjab and Rector FCC unveil FCC Commemorative Stamp
Jun10

Postmaster General Punjab and Rector FCC unveil FCC Commemorative Stamp

On Monday 9 June 2014, the Postmaster General Punjab Province Lahore Fakir Syed Shaharyaruddin and the Rector FCC Dr James Tebbe, unveiled a commemorative postage stamp highlighting 150 years of Forman Christian College (FCC). Mr Sikander Jalal, Joint Secretary Ministry of Postal Services & Communications, also participated in the unveiling. Other distinguished guests from Pakistan Post Lahore included Postmaster General Ms Robina...

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Pakistan Post issues stamp commemorating FCC’s 150th anniversary
May14

Pakistan Post issues stamp commemorating FCC’s 150th anniversary

On Wednesday 14 May 2014, Pakistan Post issued a stamp highlighting FCC’s sesquicentennial. For those who don’t want to go to the GPO, panes of 15 stamps are now available from Ms Eileen Dass’s office at the cost of Rs 150. Pak Post has also issued a first day cover and an accompanying leaflet, shown below. A limited number of first day covers will be available for sale from Tuesday 20 May 2014. Here is an extract...

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April 150 Quiz Answers
Apr14

April 150 Quiz Answers

  1864 was the year of FCC’s birth. What other births – of people and institutions – were happening in the world? This is the fifth in our series of quizzes to celebrate FCC’s 150th anniversary and takes as its starting point various births in the year 1864. 1. In Lahore another famous educational institution was born in 1864. Which was it? Answer: Government College 2. In England, John Wisden published “The Cricketer’s Almanack...

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More FCC 150 merchandise available
Mar24

More FCC 150 merchandise available

The Dean of Students Office and the Advancement Office have had special merchandise made for FCC’s 150th Anniversary. The Dean of Students Office is currently selling mugs for Rs 200 each. The mugs have been designed to represent traditional fabrics and crafts from different areas of Pakistan. The Advancement Office is selling FCC 150 mugs for Rs 200 each. They are also selling polo shirts in blue and black colors (sizes small,...

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Winner of March 150 Quiz: Muhammad Adeel
Mar18

Winner of March 150 Quiz: Muhammad Adeel

  Congratulations to Mr Muhammad Adeel (roll number 14-29002) MPhil Biotechnology for scoring the highest number of points in the March 150 Quiz.  Mr Muhammad Adeel  got all the answers right. His score was followed closely by those of Moazzam Anees Khan Lodhi and Nimra Nazar. Please contact the Communications Office, N Block, Room 222, to claim your voucher. The next quiz will be announced on 2 April 2014....

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March 150 Quiz Answers
Mar18

March 150 Quiz Answers

FCC’s alumni have made a name for themselves in a wide range of occupations. Since this is the month of the Annual Alumni Reunion, we think it appropriate that this, the fourth in the 150 series of quizzes about FCC, looks at a few of our many alumni. 1. Graduating with a degree in Economics from FCC, Eqbal Ahmad went on to become a renowned thinker and writer. In an obituary, a friend wrote: “He brought wisdom and integrity to the...

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