Professor Dr Md Shahedur Rashid of Geography and Environment department at Jahangirnagar University (JU) was recently made the advisor of Jahangirnagar University Journalists’ Association (JUJA).He was unanimously nominated at executive council meeting of Journalist Association while JUJA executive member Hasan Dabir Uddin suggested the name.
Being nominated as new advisor, members of JUJA congratulated Prof Shahedur.
Mentionable, Prof Shahedur Rashid served as the Chief Election Commissioner of JUJA election under 2015-2016 session with full of dedication.
Earlier, Associate Prof of Philosophy department, Farid Ahmed served as an advisor.
The country’s first woman Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Farzana Islam is in charge as the main patron of JUJA (1972), the first Journalist association in university level.
By preserving the honor of the country, numerous members of the Journalist association have been working at various renowned local and foreign media house sincerely, JUJA President Belal Hossain Rahat said.
Under the shadow of the association a total of 47 well-known national media journalists served frequently to the university as well as nation.
Aiming to generate objective and Professional Journalists, every year the association organises journalism training workshop and study tour.