The Department of English of Uttara University celebrated Bangla New Year 1422 with various colorful events, on 5th Baishakh, 18th April 2015. Professor Haspia Bashirullah, Chairperson, Dept. of English, presided over the program. Professor M. Azizur Rahman, PH.D. Vice Chancellor, Uttara University, delivered his speech as Chief Guest. Professor Dr. Eaysmin Ara Lekha , Pro-Vice Chancellor presented a poetic inspiring speech on reception of the new year.Honorable Adviser of Uttara University, Prof. Faez M. Serajul Hoque, Treasurer, Professor Mumtaz Begum, Cultural Adviser Ms. Selina Sazzad, Deputy Director Admin, Begum Lutfun Nahar and respected faculty members from other departments were present on the program along with the English faculties and students.The inspiring Cultural program included traditional Bangla songs, folk dances, drama and recitation. The performers spell bound the audience till the end and all the events embodied the rich Bengali culture and traditions.