• Personal Stories

    From rookie to evangelist – Fardeen Ameen

    Debating – a high-octane culture that stimulates the bright minds of the students in Bangladesh. To learn more about the debating scene of the country, we rendezvoused with veteran debater and President of the ‘Bangladesh Debating Council’, Fardeen Ameen. We first asked about his life in school, to which his reflex action was a bashful smile. “I was never inclined towards debating or any ECA as a matter of fact. Scholastica is my alma mater and the ECA practices there is very rich. My parents did influence me to partake in Spelling Bee competitions and such, but that never worked out. I never enjoyed that. My school life was an…