ULAB Career Services Office (CSO’s) Alumni wing arranged an Iftar Party at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) Campus 17 June, 2017. The ULAB Alumni Iftar party was an eagerly awaited program for the alumnus to come back to the campus and share an evening with the ULAB family. Throughout the evening participants enjoyed the opportunity to reconnect with their faculty and friends and reminisce over memories from the classroom.
ULAB Vice Chancellor Professor HM Jahirul Haque delivered his welcome speech and spoke about the importance of the holy month of Ramadan. He also encouraged former students to stay close to the ULAB family and promise to continue such programs in the future.
ULAB CSO is working on bringing all the graduates under one roof and believes that this network of graduates will act as a strong platform to share the objective to foster the professional and intellectual growth of ULAB graduates. Such events expect to establish unity, compassion and brotherhood among the graduates.
Among room full of Alumnus, Professor Imran Rahman, former Vice Chancellor and Dean, USB; Prof Akhtar Ahmed, Registrar; Abu Rasel, Director, ULAB CSO were also present at the program.
ULAB Social Welfare Club took the initiative to distribute Iftar and Eid clothes among the helpless and underprivileged street children on 15th June, 2017. They started their distribution from 5:00 pm beside Dhanmondi Lake. The Advisor, Executive and other members of ULAB Social Welfare Club spent some quality time with the underprivileged children by talking with them and getting to know more about their families. The main motive of this program was to raise awareness for these children so that everyone comes forward to help them in order to bring a big smile on their innocent faces.
ULAB YES Club participated in a workshop on Video Documentary “ICT and Anti- Corruption” The program was conducted from
12:00pm- 3:00pm on 15th June, 2017 at TIB head office. The event was organized by Barkath Ullah Babu, program manager, TIB.
Jahidul Islam, TIB Senior Program manager highlighted the importance of Video Documentary for any sort of protest, ICT also
highlighted the importance of awareness.
ULAB will remain closed from Friday, 23 June to Saturday, 1 July 2017 on account of Jumatul Wida, Shab-e-Qadr and Eid-ul-Fitr.
All academic and administrative activities will resume on Sunday, 2 July 2017.
Professor Akhtar Ahmed
ULAB Sustainable Club holds an event based on World Environment Day on 5th June ,2017 at lobby campus-A. The event was conducted from 10:30am-11:30 am. Professor Jahirul Haque ,Vice-Chancellor of ULAB and Professor Imran Rahman, Dean of USB inaugurated the session. The event covered a lot of activities such as poster presentation, photo exhibition, awareness raising drama, signing of pledge and imprinting hand signs on board about some specific target on sustainability issues. Lastly a photo frame was also structured for the students and they were asked to take pictures and post it on social media by using
#UlabGoesGreen #WorldEnvironmentDay2017 #With Nature.
ULAB Social Welfare Club conducted a program on 1st June, 2017 at Apan Pathshala, Raier Bazar. The program was organized for the underprivileged children where they were provided with educational materials. The program started from 11:00 AM onwards. The Adviser, vice-president and members of the club were present in that program. The club members spent quality time with those children and ended the program with a quiz competition.
ULAB International Office (ULAB CSO) has arranged an International Study Tour program in China for ULAB students titled ‘Experiencing Chinese Language and Culture Course’ in association with Yunnan Open University, China. A team of thirteen participants comprised of twelve students and an official started their journey on 7th May, 2017 for eleven days and returned on 17th May, 2017.
Through this Study Tour program ULAB students learnt basic Chinese Language and culture in propinquity of Chinese natives. They also learnt Chinese Calligraphy, Knots, games and visited scenic and historic places in and around Kunming, China. After completion study tour program, Yunnan Open University awarded certificates to the successful participants through a grand joint cultural program.
Above all, this is an initiative which opening the door of opportunities to higher study for ULAB students in near future in Kunming, China. ULAB family congratulates the participants for the great learning experience, explore a new country and represent ULAB in China.
ULAB Film Club held an event on 25 th May, 2017 at the Screening Room, Campus B. The program was
about a documentary “Jhalamalaia”which was shown to the students. The event was divided into three
segments which were conducted from 3:30pm-6:30pm. Saiful Wadud Helal,the creator of the film and
Fahmida Sumi the co- creator were present in that event. The main speaker of the program was Niloy
Ismail Hossain, Lecturer of ULAB.
On Thursday (25 May) ULAB Nutrition and Wellness Club along with Bangladesh Institute for ICT Development jointly organized an event on ‘Healthy Iftar and Sehri’ at its own campus in Dhanmondi. The event was started by the welcome speech delivered by Professor Akhtar Ahmed, Registrar, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB). Later, three club members took part in an experience sharing session regarding their regular food habits during the time of Iftar and Sehri. The keynote was presented by Ms. Fahmida Hashem, the nutrition consultant. Ms. Hashem focused on balanced diet, what happens to our body during fasting, and how can we maintain a healthy diet during the holy month of Ramadan. Afterwards, Mr. Shahid Akbar, CEO (BIID) shared his views and suggestions on the event. The event ended by the vote of thanks delivered by the club’s advisor, Ms. Arzoo Ismail. Club members, students, teachers, and admin staffs attended this event. The club members also came up with healthy creative fruit plates to reflect the learnings of the session.
Theatre ULAB went to Radio Amar 88.4 FM, on 15th May,2017 in response to their invitation. They joined a program titled “Club Lounge- Go Ahead Bangladesh “, Episode 7 which is basically about youth activities. The motive of the show is letting people know how youth are representing Bangladesh now and taking part in development of our country by different kind of social activities and youth clubbing.
This show was hosted by RJ Fahad. In this program, Theatre ULAB discussed about their club life in the university and the motive, achievements and activities of the club.To answer a question of RJ Fahad one of them said “I never performed on stage before my university life. Theatre ULAB has given me the space and made me capable of talking in front of three or four hundred people”.