Department of Social Sciences & Humanities (DSSH) Organized MDS Alumni Meet-Up
The Department of Social Sciences and Humanities (DSSH) organized a meet-up through Google meet with Master’s in Development Studies (MDS) Alumni, on Tuesday, 18th May, 2021 from 7.30-9:30 pm. Current MDS students, respected faculty members and administration officials of the DSSH were also there on this occasion.
The meet-up covered two broad traits; to get to know the current situation of MDS Alumni and their accomplishment stories and gearing up for an MDS official alumni association. The alumni shared their experiences and accomplishment stories with the Department which surely enlightens the present MDS students in their career progression. The event was registered and attended by more than 35 alumni of MDS from different parts of the world. Prior to the annual alumni meet, the event registration details were shared to the alumni through various social media platforms and mail was also sent to all alumni.
Honorable Pro Vice-Chancellor of IUB, Professor Dr. Niaz Ahmed Khan in his inaugural address expressed happiness on overwhelming response from the alumni. He also expressed that MDS will continue to grow in spite of the prevailing situation. Honorable Dean, SLASS, IUB Professor Dr Taiabur Rahman also expressed that alumni can contribute in a big way in taking their Alma mater to the next level. Head of the DSSH Department, Ms Shameen Ahmed inaugurated the event through a welcome speech. Associate Professor and Coordinator of the MDS programme, Dr Kazi Mahmudur Rahman moderated the event and proposed vote of thanks to all people involved in the successful conduct of the event.