BRAC University (BRACU) on Friday 17 March, 2017 observed the birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman with befitting manner. The university organized a seminar in the university auditorium at 11:00 am to talk about different glorified aspects of the life of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. BRACU Vice Chancellor Professor Syed Saad Andaleeb Ph.D. attended the occasion as chief guest while Dean of BRAC Business School, Professor Iftekhar Ghani Chowdhury, Ph.D., presided over the seminar. Faculty members, administration staff and students of BRACU attended the event as well to celebrate the birthday of architect of the nation with respect and enthusiasm.
In the seminar, three students of BRACU gave presentations on the great role played by Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Bangladesh’s emergence as an independent country. They also illustrated how dynamic leadership of Bangabandhu had organized a nation to fight against Pakistani rulers. In his speech, BRACU Vice Chancellor Professor Syed Saad Andaleeb Ph.D. talked about significance of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s role behind the foundation of Independent Bangladesh. Later, the seminar ended with cutting cakes as part of Bangabandhu's birthday anniversary celebration program. BRAC University office of co-curricular activities and office of student affairs provided necessary support on the occasion.