Behind the Scenes: Meet Kalpana

This month, SCOLA fans learned about the Country of Nepal on our social media sites. The information shared about the country was brought to us by Kalpana and Chinta, both are from Nepal and both are former USTTI participants at SCOLA!

kalpana2At four years old, Kalpana joined “The Rising School” and went on to pass the SLC (School Leaving Certificate) examination in 2000. She then joined the Unique Academy of Lalitpur and passed in 2002. Afterwards, Kalpana joined the Patan Multiple campus of Lalitpur, which is controlled by Tribhuvan University. She graduated with a BBS (Bachelors in Business Studies) in 2006. Kalpana thenĀ  accepted her first job in a computer institute where she received experience in computer hardware repair, and maintenance and general operation of computer applications.

In 2008, Kalpana joined Nepal Television as a Senior Assistant Computer Operator. She has also worked in computer repair and maintenance, Repair Maintenance of Non linear Editing sets, Internet sharing, Audio/ Video Networks, and website updating in Nepal Television.

Kalpana got the opportunity to visit Mexico in 2011 as the representative of Nepal Television Employee Association. While there, she learned about Mexico’s culture and geography.

Then in 2012, Kalpana visited the United States for the USTTI program “Satellite and Internet Delivery of Educational Television and Multimedia” at SCOLA. Since then, Kalpana has been working asKalpana1 a provider for SCOLA.

Currently, Kalpana is completing a Master’s Degree in Information Technology from Sikkim Manipal University in Kathmandu. She will be done with the program soon.

Kalpana says “I am very much happy to be the part of the SCOLA and I am enjoying the work I do for SCOLA. I am ready to work for SCOLA in the future for any types of jobs they require.” SCOLA is also happy to have Kalpana as one of our providers and looks forward to receiving more media from her home country of Nepal!

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