Sheikh Tajul Islam Taj

Jahangirnagar University Correspondent

March 12, 2022
March 12, 2022

Over 12,000 students, 2 functional ambulances

“A friend of mine needed immediate medical attention, for which we asked for an ambulance that would take us to Savar’s Enam Medical College Hospital. When we contacted the medical centre, duty doctor Shyamol Kumar Shil told us they only have two functional ambulances -- one had a requisition by a teacher, another one was already at Enam Medical,” said Mehedi Khan, a student of business administration.

February 25, 2022
February 25, 2022

‘Straying further away from our roots’

“The Language Movement aimed to establish the right to one’s mother tongue. It stood for protecting one’s identity, culture and heritage.

February 19, 2022
February 19, 2022

Probe incomplete after two years

Jahangirnagar University Vice-Chancellor Prof Farzana Islam is going to complete her tenure for the second term on March 2, 2022. However, several allegations against her and JU BCL unit remain unresolved even after two years.

February 9, 2022
February 9, 2022

All words, no action

Over the last few years, Jahangirnagar University (JU) authorities have made many promises to its students regarding several unresolved issues. However, not much progress has been made on those fronts.

February 3, 2022
February 3, 2022

Fighting for the bare minimum

At Jahangirnagar University (JU), there’s no books available in braille, neither is are there reserved seats in the dorms for students with disabilities.

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

‘Where do we complain?’

The anti-sexual harassment cell at Jahangirnagar University remains almost non-functional even after a decade of inception.

January 18, 2022
January 18, 2022

JU’s waste management in a shambles; recycling plant non-functional since 2020

Jahangirnagar University’s waste management has been in shambles for the last couple of years, posing a serious threat to its otherwise clean environment and biodiversity.