Srinagar: Syed Nazakat, founder DataLeads and editor-in-chief Centre of Investigative Journalism visited Media Education Research Centre (MERC), University of Kashmir today and interacted with the students, scholars and the faculty.
He shared his experiences in the media with the participants and emphasized on a positive and professional approach to the assignments as a journalist.
“Develop passion for the profession”, he stressed, while discussing contemporary media scenario and the possibilities therein. He urged students to adopt design thinking and learn to curate information for exploring innovative vistas at global level.
Earlier, while welcoming the guest, senior faculty member MERC, Nasir Mirza said that such interactions help the participants to enhance their understanding of the subject so as to be better professionals.
Speaking on the occasion, HOD MERC Dr. Aaliya Ahmed thanked the visiting expert and hoped that there will be more such interactions in the future.