Dhaka, Jan 16 (UNB) - A total of 37 students of different departments under the Faculty of Sciences of Dhaka University (DU) have been given ‘Dean’s Award’ for their outstanding academic results in BS (Hons) examination of 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Besides, five teachers of the faculty have received the Dean’s Award for their extraordinary contributions to original research and writing books.
DU Vice-chancellor Prof Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman distributed medals and certificates among the recipients at a function held at Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban on Wednesday, said a press release.
Dean of the Faculty of Sciences Prof Dr Mohammed Abdul Aziz presided over the function while Pro-VC (Academic) Prof Dr Nasreen Ahmad, Pro-VC (Administration) Prof Dr Muhammad Samad and Treasurer Prof Dr Md Kamal Uddin spoke on the occasion.
The DU vice-chancellor urged the students to equip themselves with knowledge, moral values and non-communal spirit.
He hoped that the recipients of this award would contribute to development of the country in the days to come.
Teachers who received the Dean’s Award are Prof Dr Samir Kumar Bhowmik, Prof Dr M Shafiqur Rahman, Prof Dr Tamanna Howlader, Associate Professor Dr Md Anower Hossain and Assistant Professor Nabil Awan.
Islamic University, Jan 15 (UNB) – ‘Unfinished Memoirs’, the autobiography of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was distributed among the students of Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia on Tuesday.
Mijanur Rahman Lalon, activist of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) IU unit, distributed the books at the premises of Mrittunjay Mujib among two hundred students of different departments of the university.
Mijanur Rahman Lalon said that he distributed the books for spreading ideology of Bangabandhu among the fresh students of the university.
He urged the government to include the book in the syllabus of textbook.
Among others, IUTA secretary Professor M Alamgir Hossain Bhuiya, Economics department chairman Professor M Abu Raihan, Professor Mamun, Professor Debashish Sharma, Professor Kazi Mostafa Arif, Partho Sarathi Laskar, Abdul Jalil Pathan Mithila Tanzil and Shamima Nasreen were present on the occasion.
Islamic University, Jan 13 (UNB) - Professor Mossamad Salma Sultana has been made the new chairman of English department of Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia.
A charge handing-over ceremony was held at Rabindra-Nazrul Kola Bhoban in the campus around 11:00 am on Sunday where IU Vice-chancellor Professor M Harun-Ur-Rashid Askari was present as the chief guest.
Pro-vice-chancellor Professor M Shahinoor Rahman, treasurer Professor M Selim Toha, IUTA president Professor M Kamal Uddin attended the programme as the special guests with Professor AHM Aktarul Islam Zillu in the chair.
English department Professor Miah M Rashiduzzaman moderated the programme attended by hundreds of teachers and students of the department including Social Science Faculty dean Professor Nasim Banu and Business Administration Faculty dean Professor Arbinda Saha.
Earlier, the university authorities appointed her to the post as the tenure of previous chairman Professor AHM Aktarul Islam Zillu has been completed.