As a mark of empowerment of women and a felt need for joint endeavours towards gender quality, the Department of Social Sciences at GHG Khalsa College, Gurusar Sadhar, celebrated the International Women's Day. Prof. Jaswant Singh, Principal, as the Chief Guest, exemplified the new heights achieved by women beyond their stereotypical roles. He remarked that the society has made notable progress in the area of women's rights and in bridging the gender gap. In the essay writing competition organized on this occasion, Priyanka Garg stood first with Amanpreet Kaur and Pardeep Kaur bagging the second and third positions, respectively. Hardeep Singh received the consolation prize in this competition. The students also presented poems, songs and posters. A vote of thanks was given by Prof. Vishavpreet Kaur, in the end.