Meet Junaid Khalid, a final-year student at NUST School of
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science (SEECS), has joined the network
of 150 experts promoting the world-renowned, American-based subsidiary of
Microsoft that provides hosting for software version control, GitHub!
Junaid is currently the only GitHub Campus Expert in Pakistan.
GitHub Campus Experts receive training and mentorship from GitHub employees,
opportunities to participate in exclusive events, and support to help grow the
local developer community.
He is also the president of the NUST chapter of the largest
computing society in the world, ACM (Association for Computing and Machinery).
ACM NUST Student Chapter has been in operation for more than a decade to
promote computing and has received the 'Outstanding School Service Award' among
student chapters worldwide for four consecutive years. Earlier this year, ACM
NUST Hackathon Committee had conducted Pakistan’s first overnight SDG
“Be more stubborn than success to achieve it,” says Junaid, who
has worked days and nights to bring opportunities to the students of NUST.
The NUST family is proud of Junaid Khalid, and wishes him all the
best in his future endeavours!
October 4, 2019