Syed Saad Andaleeb

Former Vice Chancellor of BRAC University and Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Pennsylvania State University.

February 5, 2021
February 5, 2021

What business and engineering students want from their universities

For the HSC students in Bangladesh, when it comes to choosing a field of study, business and engineering have generally been the top picks for a long time.

January 29, 2021
January 29, 2021

Insecurity: A foreboding shadow for female students

BUET students still remember Sabequn Nahar Sony who was killed in June 2002 during a fight between two rival political groups. Tragically, she died at the hands of a few wayward “students” at the...

January 22, 2021
January 22, 2021

Is BCS creating a mismatch and imbalance in the job sector?

It is 8.30 in the morning. Suman, a fourth-year student of one of the well-reputed universities of Bangladesh, walks towards the central library of his university.

January 15, 2021
January 15, 2021

Are grades all that matter?

The Academic Experience Project is a faculty-student collaborative work aimed to glean insights about the experiences of tertiary-level students. Each Friday, The Daily Star publishes an op-ed...

January 8, 2021
January 8, 2021

Will open-door recruitment improve university education?

The Academic Experience Project is a faculty-student collaborative work aimed to glean insights about the experiences of tertiary-level students. Each Friday, The Daily Star publishes an op-ed...

January 1, 2021
January 1, 2021

Times have changed. Teachers should, too.

The Academic Experience Project is a faculty-student collaborative work aimed to glean insights about the experiences of tertiary-level students. Each Friday, The Daily Star publishes an op-ed...

December 25, 2020
December 25, 2020

Teach me, Sensei!

The Academic Experience Project is a faculty-student collaborative work aimed to glean insights about the experiences of tertiary-level students. Each Friday, The Daily Star publishes an op-ed...

December 18, 2020
December 18, 2020

Student Counselling: Unconscionably Neglected?

The Academic Experience Project has already highlighted several significant and strategic themes that deserve greater attention of the policymakers and administrators in higher education.

December 11, 2020
December 11, 2020

How many students want to leave their university and why?

Do any of our universities, public and private, ever ask their students: “Have you thought of leaving your institution for another?”

December 4, 2020
December 4, 2020

Institutional reputation through enabling students first

The Academic Experience Project is a faculty-student collaborative work aimed to glean insights about the experiences of tertiary-level students. Each Friday, The Daily Star will publish an op-ed...