BULLETIN BOARD | The Daily Star
  • 5 digital agencies participate in Facebook’s Blueprint eLearning programme

    With the growth of Internet connectivity, smartphone penetration, and social media, the digital marketing industry is gaining popularity in Bangladesh. As a result the number of digital agencies are also growing and they are playing a key role in supporting the digital eco-system of the country by serving brands and different organisations.

  • SJWS holds O & A Level graduation ceremony

    On April 21, 2018, Sir John Wilson School (SJWS) commemorated its 13th batch of O Level IGCSE graduates and 6th batch of A Level graduates. Matiur Rahman, Editor & Publisher of Prothom Alo was the chief guest of the ceremony.

  • ULAB hosts 4th DEH Inter-University Student Conference and Cultural Competition

    The Department of English and Humanities (DEH) at the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) held its 4th Inter-University Student Conference and Cultural Competition on April 21-22, 2018 to commemorate 200 years of the Brontë siblings - Charlotte, Emily, Anne, and Branwell. The event featured student representatives from eleven public and private universities. Dr. Sohana Manzoor, Assistant Professor at DEH was the Convener of the event.

  • Architecture Department of AIUB holds student design competition

    On April 5, 2018 the Architecture Department of American International University Bangladesh (AIUB) organised an intra-department design competition titled “Probhabok”. A good number of students participated in this competition. Later, on April 17, VC of AIUB Dr. Carmen Z. Lamagna in presence of Department Head M. Arefeen Ibrahim and other teachers gave away prizes to the winners in a ceremony.

  • DIU Chairman attends GEC 2018 in Turkey

    On April 16-19, 2018, the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) launched the Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2018 (GEC 2018) in Istanbul, Turkey and gathered thousands of entrepreneurs, investors,

  • BUBT celebrates Alumni Carnival

    The Alumni Association of Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT) organised its first Carnival on April 20, 2018 at its campus in Rupnagar, Mirpur.

  • EU arranges season two of “Jiboner Golpo, Golper Jibon”

    Eastern University (EU) Bondhushava organised the second edition of its event named “Jiboner Golpo, Golper Jibon” on April 16, 2018 at Seminar Hall.

  • NSU ACM Students Chapter organises Innovation Challenge Season – 4

    The NSU ACM Students Chapter has successfully ended its “NSU ACM SC Innovation Challenge Season – 4” on April 18, 2018.

  • Dr. Schulze from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg SPH talks at IUB

    The School of Life Sciences (SLS) and The International Center for Biotechnology and Health (ICBH) at IUB jointly hosted Dr. Kerry J. Schulze, Associate Scientist at the Center for Human Nutrition at the Department of International Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA on April 22, 2018 for a seminar titled “Micronutrient Deficiencies and Interventions during Pregnancy: Distribution of Nutrients between Mother and Offspring".

  • ULAB celebrates Pahela Baishakh 1425

    University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) welcomed the new Bengali year with much enthusiasm and colourful festivity. ULAB VC Prof. H.M. Jahirul Haque; Special Advisor to ULAB Board of Trustees Prof. Imran Rahman; ULAB Emeritus Professor Rafiqul Islam; and ULAB Registrar Prof. Akhtar Ahmed attended the rally along with students, faculty

  • NSU celebrates Bengali New Year 1425 with much festivity

    Pahela Baishakh marks the arrival of the Bengali New Year, part of a unique calendar system determined by the seasons. Bengalis all around the world wait for this day to make merry and indulge to their heart's content and North South University (NSU) celebrated this year with new hopes and festivities keeping the traditions alive.

  • AIUB hosts Baishakhi Ullash 1425

    In celebration of Bengali New Year 1425, American International University Bangladesh (AIUB) arranged a daylong cultural programme on April 14, 2018 at its permanent campus at Kuril. The AIUB Baishakhi Ullash 1425 was inaugurated by Nadia Anwar, Founder & Vice President (Student Affairs) of AIUB.

  • DIU students attend Spring Open Programme in UK

    Syeda Maisha Tasnim and Nidhi Chakma, students of Department of English along with Md. Ashiqur Rahman Khan, student of Department of Software Engineering at Daffodil International University (DIU) are attending Hertford College of University of Oxford in United Kingdom, for its Spring Open Programme.

  • IUB celebrates Chaitra Sangkranti 1424

    To bid farewell to 1424 and welcome the Bangla New Year 1425, Independent University Bangladesh (IUB) celebrated “Chaitra Sangkranti 1424” on April 12, 2018 through cultural events at its own campus in Bashudhara, Dhaka. The School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (SLASS), IUB arranged the programme that included typical Bangla food kiosks, folk music, and folk dance.

  • NSU launches country's first Model Pharmacy

    North South University (NSU) has established the much anticipated Model Pharmacy in its premises, which is the first of its kind among both public and private universities in Bangladesh. Mohammed Nasim MP, Minister of Health and Family Welfare, inaugurated the Model Pharmacy on April 4, 2018 at the NSU campus. Major General Mohammed Mostafizul Rahman, Director General, Directorate General of Drug Administration (DGDA) attended the event as special guest.

  • DIU organises “Parents' Day” as part of Art of Living course

    To strengthen the triangular relationship of parents, students and teachers, Daffodil International University (DIU) organised a programme under its Art of Living course titled “Parents' Day” at the campus on April 7, 2018.

  • UAP holds orientation programme for Spring 2018

    The orientation programme for the students of newly enrolled students of Spring 2018 was held at UAP permanent campus on April 7, 2018.

  • fLTR completes Teaching for Active Learning course

    Foundation for Learning, Teaching and Research (fLTR) has successfully completed the Certificate Course on Teaching for Active Learning (TAL) from April 5 to 7, 2018, at University of Asia Pacific (UAP) campus. A total of 22

  • EWU celebrates World Health Day 2018

    The Department of Social Relations, East West University (EWU) celebrated World Health Day 2018 through organising a public lecture titled “Universal Health Coverage: Everyone, Everywhere”. The department also organised poster presentations and a health camp highlighting this year's theme “Health for All”.

  • IUB hosts conference on accountability in Bangladesh

    A daylong conference on "Accountability in Bangladesh: Issues & Debates" was held at the Independent University Bangladesh (IUB) on March 29, 2018 at the university campus in Bashundhara, Dhaka. The conference was organized by “Global Studies and Governance” programme of the School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (SLASS) at IUB.

  • NSU students stand beside Mirpur slum dwellers

    A fire caught at Ilias Molla Slum on March 12, 2018 and around 8000 shanties were burnt causing 25000 slum dwellers to become homeless overnight. North South University students from English and ECE Departments came forward to stand beside them.

  • Students of Frobel Academy paint child-friendly zebra crossing in Chittagong

    On March 26, 2018, students of Frobel Academy painted a child-friendly zebra crossing on Panchalaish Road, Chittagong, close to the school premises on the occasion of Independence Day. Frobel Academy is an inclusive

  • ULAB clinches title of 11th ULAB Fair Play Cup

    The final match of the 11th ULAB Fair Play Cup Inter Private University Cricket Tournament was held on March 29, 2018 at the ULAB Play Ground at Mohammadpur. University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) faced Bangladesh University (BU) in the final match.

  • DIU holds “HR Career Adda 2018”

    Human Resource Development Institute (HRDI) of Daffodil International University (DIU) in association with Career Development Center (CDC) and DIU HR Club jointly organised “HR Career Adda 2018” for the students on April 1, 2018 at 71 Milonayaton of the university. Prof. Dr. Yousuf Mahbubul Islam, VC of DIU graced the inaugural session as the chief guest.

  • BRACU organises seminar on parenting

    The Counseling Unit of BRAC University hosted a seminar on parenting with the theme “Parenting with Mutual Respect and Trust” at the university's Mohakhali campus auditorium in the capital on March 31, 2018.

  • Sristy Shiksha Paribar marks silver jubilee

    Sristy Shiksha Paribar and Sristy Foundation organised Science and ICT Fair 2018 to mark its silver jubilee on March 29, 2018.

  • EWU organises 2nd International Conference on International Law

    The Department of Law of East West University (EWU) arranged a 3-day international conference on “International Law” on March 29-31, 2018 at EWU Campus, Aftabnagar, Dhaka. The department organised the conference in collaboration with the Network for International Law Students (NILS), Bangladesh.

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    The closing ceremony of Global Money Week 2018 was held on March 18, 2018 at the British Council. This year the event was celebrated with different programmes with the theme “Money Matters Matter”. The closing ceremony included a formal discussion session which was attended by the partner organisations and followed by a business game activity for the secondary school students, facilitated by ACCA Bangladesh.

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    In collaboration with the First Security Islami Bank, the British Council is hosting “FameLab” in Bangladesh for the first time. The launching ceremony of FameLab Bangladesh 2018 was held on March 18, 2018 at the British Council Dhaka University campus office.

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    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (DCEE) of North South University (NSU) organised a 2-day programme on rainwater harvesting technology, with an inaugural seminar titled “Sustainable Water Management in Bangladesh: Challenges and Opportunities” on March 5, 2018.

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