SHANIZ CHOWDHURY

May 13, 2022
May 13, 2022

A promising summer season in cinemas

This summer, film studios are armed with a variety of spectacular movies.

April 5, 2022
April 5, 2022

Grammys 2022: Who won on music’s biggest night?

The 64th Grammy Awards was a night of wonder and as pointed out by host Trevor Noah, a concert where awards are doled out and people’s names are kept out of people’s mouths. It was an intentional jab at Will Smith infamously slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars.

April 5, 2022
April 5, 2022

Blending creativity with development communication

Adnan Mehedee Khan is the Director of Project Development & Communication in Jolputul Puppets, a non-profit organisation that hosts puppet shows. He also works with mPower Social Enterprises Limited as Manager of Communications & External Relations.

March 29, 2022
March 29, 2022

Harnessing data analytics for social good

Working first-hand with the Health Ministry and icddr,b, Shayan Chowdhury led data analysis projects that traced the Covid-19 outbreak, hospitalisations, deaths, and mobility to inform actionable policy for lockdowns, public health communications, and healthcare decisions.

March 29, 2022
March 29, 2022

Oscars 2022: A showcase of masterpieces, memories, and mishaps

Beyonce kicked off the ceremony from a tennis court in Compton, in honour of tennis champions Venus and Serena Williams, whose childhood is the main theme of “King Richard”.

March 15, 2022
March 15, 2022

Celebrating the shape of you

Founded in 2019, SHAPE is an innerwear brand that works with South Asian body types, to celebrate intimacy and inspire confidence. It was recently selected for the Stanford Seed Spark incubation programme.

March 11, 2022
March 11, 2022

5 interesting platforms to learn about history

As we celebrate Women’s History Month, you might be fumbling in the dark trying to grasp the what, why and how of events.

March 11, 2022
March 11, 2022

Paving the way for women in STEM

Sidratul Moontaha is one of the recipients of the 2021 Diana Award. At the age of 22, she became the youngest Chapter Ambassador for Technovation.

March 1, 2022
March 1, 2022

Ananya’s remarkable feats in microbiology

Ananya Ferdous Hoque is a researcher in Virology at the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b). She graduated with a BSc in Microbiology from North South University, and pursued an MRes at the University of Manchester.

February 22, 2022
February 22, 2022

Building a space-sharing marketplace

CHAYA is a novel space-sharing marketplace in Bangladesh, launched by Farhia Tabassum and Mehraab Anwar. Unoccupied and unused spaces can be listed by their owners on CHAYA’s website, for users to browse and find what they need.