Data Leads founder interacts with MERC students

SRINAGAR: Syed Nazakat, founder Data Leads and editor-in-chief Centre of Investigative Journalism, visited Media Education Research Centre (MERC), University of Kashmir, on Monday and interacted with students, scholars and faculty.
He shared with participants his experiences in media and emphasised upon a positive and professional approach to 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 such interactions help 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 there will be more such interactions in the future.