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