The Commonwealth University to confer Honorary Doctorate to Dr Vaidehi Taman, the Editor of Afternoon Voice, for her outstanding contribution towards journalism. For distinguishing herself professionally through meritorious service that has impacted journalism neutrally and positively.
The Commonwealth University will confer an honorary doctorate award (Doctor of Journalism – Honoris Causa) to Dr Vaidehi Taman.
Dr Vaidehi is editor of an English daily of Mumbai called Afternoon Voice; she is also the face of the upcoming digital news venture “The Democracy”.
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Dr Vaidehi said, “I am so excited and looking forward to receiving Honoris Causa, such experiences keep me motivated towards further learning. I believe in fair journalism because it is the most powerful weapon to combat life challenges with a high penchant to change the world.”
The event is scheduled to be held on December 18, 2021, in Gurgaon.