Dr. Nagalingam Ethirveerasingam (Sri Lanka’s first gold medalist at the 1958 Tokyo Asian Games; PhD Agriculture Education, Cornell University, USA) and Dr Renuka Sonarajah (PhD Molecular Biology, University of Cambridge; former Regulatory Manager, Human TIssue Authority, UK) shared their life and professional experiences with undergraduate students, postgraduate demonstrators and junior lecturers at the Department of Zoology on January 10th. The students were highly satisfied with the event. Department thanks Prof. Prema Arasu for arranging this session.