From Then to Now; Visakhians Making a Name for Themselves

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    Visakha Vidyalaya, Colombo, celebrates its 100th anniversary this year, enjoying the prestigious position that it gained at its inception when Jeremias Dias, Prime Minister D. S. Senanayake, and then Governor Sir Herbert Stanley graced the opening.

    Visakha Vidyalaya since then has produced leaders in every field, including Prof. Dilanthi Amaratunga, Professor of Disaster Risk Management at the University of Huddersfield, UK, who leads the Global Disaster Resilience Centre at the University of Huddersfield, UK.

    Period6 Feb 2017

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    • TitleFrom Then to Now; Visakhians Making a Name for Themselves
      Degree of recognitionInternational
      Media name/outletThe Sunday Times Sri Lanka
      Media typeWeb
      Duration/Length/Size917 Words
      CountrySri Lanka
      Date6/02/17
      DescriptionVisakha Vidyalaya, Colombo, celebrates its 100th anniversary
      this year, enjoying the prestigious position that it gained at its
      inception when Jeremias Dias, Prime Minister D. S.
      Senanayake, and then Governor Sir Herbert Stanley graced
      the opening. Visakha Vidyalaya since then has produced
      leaders in every field
      Producer/AuthorK. de Silva
      URLwww.sundaytimes.lk/170212/plus/from-then-to-now-visakhians-making-a-name-for-themselves-227590.html
      PersonsDilanthi Amaratunga