ULAB Orientation at BRACU Savar Campus “Building Resilient Universities Project” (October 2017)

On Saturday, October 7, a team of faculty members from the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB), visited BRAC University’s Savar campus to conduct a half-day workshop on Civic Education, Media Literacy, and Emotional Health, for 25 faculty members from BRAC University. The ULAB team comprised of Mr. Sajid Amit, Director, Center for Enterprise and Society (CES) and Director, EMBA; Professor Sumon Rahman, Professor, Department of Media Studies & Journalism, and Director, Office of Faculty Research; and Adib Sarwar, Research Associate, CES.

This initiative was a part of the partnership agreement signed by ULAB and BRAC University to collaborate under the “Building Resilient Universities Project” (BRUP). The project is funded by a prestigious US-based grant, of which, ULAB is the lead implementer. The project spans twelve (12) months and various activities such as a Baseline survey of students; Faculty workshops; Curriculum Development; and Co-curricular Student Projects. At the end of the event, Pro-Vice Chancellor of BRAC University, Dr. Ansar Ahmed, handed over crests to the visiting ULAB team as well as to Ms. Fahmida Rahman, Officer, Special Projects, Vice Chancellor’s Office at BRAC University, for coordinating the program on BRAC University’s behalf.

The event was covered in online newspapers, which you can read in the news link of Financial Express, New Nation, Education24,

Follow our Talk Series and other events here: http://ces.ulab.edu.bd/talks-and-seminars/

 

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