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VCs Like Generals With No Guns

Two phrases consist of same words; just change the position of the words, the meaning also alters --- lexically and contextually. The words are business and education, and when they set altering to make sense, they are --- either Business Education or Education business. Very unfortunately, these two words are now very synonymous considering the reality of private universities in Bangladesh, writes Farrukh Khosru.

However, after the collapse of Soviet statehood, with the emergence of corporate capitalism u...

R2P’s certificate course on Research Proposal held

Right to Peace (R2P) carried out a certificate course on 𝘙𝘦𝘴𝘦𝘢𝘳𝘤𝘩 𝘗𝘳𝘰𝘱𝘰𝘴𝘢𝘭 𝐟𝐨𝐫 u𝐧𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐢𝐭𝐲 s𝐭𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝘢𝘯𝘥 r𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐡 e𝐧𝐭𝐡𝐮𝐬𝐢𝐚𝐬𝐭𝐬 from 12 to 19 September 2020. R2P is an organization of youths with an aim to ensure ‘the right to peace’ of the people and to empower the countries youth in the process. The course was organized with the association of Skillspro a skill development platform by R2P. It was an excellent opportunity for university students and researchers to participate in the online certificate course on 𝐌𝐚𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐑𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐡 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐩...

ULAB, Asian Institute of Technology sign MoU

The University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) and the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 1 September 2020 at AIT campus, Thailand. Professor Dr. Shamsad Mortuza, Pro Vice-Chancellor, ULAB, and Dr. Eden Woon, President, AIT, Thailand signed the MoU on behalf of their respective institutions. Professor Jayashree Roy, Bangabandhu Chair at AIT, facilitated the bridging of the two institutions. This agreement between UL...

EUJF organizes green journalism workshop

Along with the theme of “Citizen Journalism for Sustainability and Development”, Eastern University Journalist Forum (EUJF) organized an online workshop on “Green Journalism” jointly with environmental web portal bdenvironment.com. This exclusive workshop was held on 28 August (Friday).

In the workshop, Iftekhar Mahmud, Special Correspondent of Prothom Alo, Sheikh Rokon, Secretary General of Riverine People attended as resource person and the program has hosted by Md. Ashrafu...

ULAB observes National Mourning Day

The University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) organized an online discussion program along with a documentary screening to observe National Mourning Day on August 16, 2020. ULAB observed the 45th death anniversary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to pay homage to him and the family members who were brutally murdered on 15 August 1975. The program began with a minute of silence after which ULAB’s Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. H M Jahirul Haque gave his welcome speech. Dr. A.K. Abdul Momen, MP, Hon’ble M...

Book regarding election process in S Asia launched

The launching ceremony of a book titled ‘Democracy in South Asia: Election and Election Commission’ was held at the Dhaka Liaison Office of Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur on Sunday. The book edited by edited by Dr Nazmul Ahsan Kalimullah and Dr Saber Ahmed Chowdhury, is expected to influence democratic institutional development of this region. As the chief guest of the event, Dr Mahiuddin Khan Alamgir, MP, former Home Minister shared the expectation that this book would be a resource for the decision makers towards institutional initiatives for democratic development in South Asia. Admiring the chapter discussing electoral system of India, Dr. Alamgir opined that the system and practices of Indian election could be an example to be followed by other countries of this region. He has...