Ghulam Mohammad of SVAD has been selected for Artist-in-Residence programme at the Whitechapel Gallery, London
Salman Butt of SCIT Wins Best Teacher Award from Punjab Government
Professor Dr. Taimur-ul-Hassan 's research article has been published in HEC approved journal 'Pakistan Vision.'
Prof. Naazish Ata-Ullah, Senior Fellow at SVAD, has been invited at Whitechapel Art Gallery, London by British Council to be the panelist for a discussion on art education in Pakistan.
A research article co-authored by Ijaz Hussain has been published in the HEC recognized journal of Pakistan Business Review.
Ijaz Hussain's research article has now been included among most read articles in Routledge Social Sciences journals in 2014.
A research article by Dr. Ummad Mazhar, Head of Department of Economics at the Seeta Majeed School of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (SLASS), BNU has been published in Conflict and Peace Studies
Crises Intervention Meeting held at Mayo Hospital
Task force formed by the Health department of Punjab invited professionals from the field of mental health on 6th of January, 2015 to give suggestions regarding measures that can be adopted to deal with the present instable situation of the country. Dr Ruhi Khalid, Director Institute of Psychology and Amna Affan Butt, Assistant Professor, represented BNU at Department of Psychiatry, Mayo Hospital, Lahore. The main purpose of this meeting was to prepare crisis intervention plan for school children after the tragic Peshawar Incident which shook the whole nation. Some of the important decisions taken in the meeting included module development for training mental health professionals, preparing a list of crisis intervention experts and increasing human resource to effectively deal with future catastrophes. Another meeting will be called to evaluate the progress made to accomplish the aforementioned goals.
Associate Professor at Mariam Dawood of School of Visual Arts, BNU David Chalmers Alesworth is participating in the inaugural exhibition of the new Aga Khan Museum in Toronto, Canada. The exhibition, titled “The Garden of Ideas: Contemporary Art from Pakistan,” is curated by Sharmini Pereira and will run from September 18, 2014, to January 18, 2015. The Aga Khan Museum is designed by the renowned Japanese architect Fumihiko Maki.
Razia Latif, a faculty member at Razia Hassan School of Architecture (RHSA), BNU presented a paper, co-authored by RHSA Faculty members Haseeb Amjad, Zara Amjad, and Dean Dr. Gulzar Haider at ARCHDESIGN 14: Architectural Design Conference held on May 8-9 at Istanbul, Turkey.