Orientation and Fresher's Reception Program for the Summer 2019 of Public Health Department of Northern University Bangladesh was held on 19th July, 2019 at City Campus.
Prof. Dr. Engr. Md. Humayun Kabir, Pro Vice Chancellor (D) & Dean FoSE, NUB was present as Chief Guest. Manik Mahmud, Head of Social Innovation Cluster, Access to Information Dhaka, Bangladesh was present as the Special Guest. Prof. Dr. (Lt Col) Sarder Mahmud Hossain, PhD, Head, Department of Public Health chaired the session.
An MoU was signed on 17th July, 2019, at NUB corporate office between Department of Public Health, Northern University Bangladesh and Freedom within to strengthen the activities on Mental Health among students and community.
On behalf of NUB, Prof. Dr. Abu Yousuf Md. Abdullah, Honorable Chairman, Northern University Bangladesh Trust, Prof. Dr. Anwar Hossain, Honorable Vice-Chancellor, NUB. Prof. Dr. Engr. Md. Humayun Kabir, Pro Vice- Chancellor (D) & Dean Faculty of Science & Engineering, NUB, Prof. Dr. Sarder Mahmud Hossain, Head, Department of Public Health along with the faculty members were present in the ceremony. Nasima Akter - Managing director, and Bushra Mahmud - Director, freedom within represent freedom within.
An awareness program on adverse effects of polythene was conducted by the students of public health of Northern University Bangladesh on 5th April, 2019.
Students and faculty members spontaneously joined the rally in the kawranbazar market. Common traders and labourers took the message spontaneously and understood the deep adverse impact of polythene use on soil, in water and air as well. Students distributed few environment friendly bags.
Such efforts are required to be taken by all corners of the society.