The Faculty of Engineering, AIUB organized a seminar titled "Prospects and Opportunities of Diversity Fellowship for Engineering Students” on Thursday, July 21, 2022. The program started at 3:30 PM with 47 pre-registered participants at the DN0610, Building D, AIUB. The purpose of the seminar was to make students more tolerant to their upcoming professional work as well as their own personal life too. The AIUB Community of Engineering Students (ACES) provided their active support in organizing the seminar.
In his opening remarks, Mr. Mehedi Azad Shawon (Assistant Professor, Department of EEE, Faculty of Engineering, AIUB) discussed about tolerance. He went on to discuss some actual instances of intolerance that individuals encounter frequently in both the workplace and in daily life. Then he gave a succinct overview of several crucial principles to cultivate tolerance. Later, Mr. Imran Newaz Khurshid (Project Manager, Center for Enterprise & Society (CES), University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh) provided the students with the directive to split up into smaller groups and have a discussion to address problems regarding diversity. He described the procedure and requirements to apply for diversity fellowship program. At the end of his speech, a short question and answer session was held where the speaker answered the queries raised by the participants. Mr. Mehedi Azad Shawon concluded the seminar by thanking the honorable speaker to conduct the session.