POST TIME: 19 February, 2019 00:00 00 AM
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Certificate giving ceremony held at NSU
Staff reporter, Dhaka

The certificate awarding ceremony of a training programme on ‘Scientific Writing’ was held on Saturday.  NSU Library and NSU Global Health Institute jointly organised a training programme where 24 participants from different disciplines participated, says a press release. Dr Md Zahid Hossain Shoeb, University Librarian and Training-Coordinator, delivered his welcome speech at the beginning of the programme. Prof AKM Golam Rabbani, Department of Islamic History and Culture and Proctor, University of Dhaka, was chief guest of the programme.  Prof Atiqul Islam, vice-chancellor, North South University, was also present at the session.  Prof Sharif Nurul Ahkam, director, Graduate Studies, NSU, shared his ideas about the training session while he was one of the resource persons of the programme.

RU observes teachers’ day

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of martyrdom of Dr Shamsuzzoha, Rajshahi University (RU) authorities observed ‘Zoha Day’ as Teachers’ Day on the campus in a befitting manner yesterday. Marking the day, the RU authorities chalked out elaborate programmes including hoisting of black flag atop all dormitories, administrative and academic buildings, placing of wreaths at Zoha’s grave and offering special prayers and holding doa mahfil at the central mosque. RU vice-chancellor (VC) Prof Abdus Sobhan, pro-VCs Prof Ananda Kumar Shaha and Prof Chowdhury Md Jakaria, Proctor Prof Lutfor Rahman and acting registrar Prof Abdul Bari accompanied by other officials, teachers and students of the university placed wreaths on Dr Zoha’s grave and memorial plaque. To mark the day, Zoha Memorial Lecture was held at Senate Building auditorium with Chairman of Department of Chemistry Prof Belayet Hossain Hawlader in the chair. Prof Shaymal Chakravarty from Department of Chemistry in Kolkata University was the keynote speaker of the lecture. RU VC Prof Abdus Sobhan and Pro-VCs Prof Ananda Kumar Shaha and Prof Chowdhury Md Jakaria also spoke on the occasion. Shaheed Shamsuzzoha Hall also arranged a discussion. RU Chemistry Department brought out a silent procession on the campus to mark the day.