FARDEEN SHEIKH

MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST

Place of Origin: Stockholm, Sweden

      Fardeen Sheikh is from Stockholm, Sweden, and he has travelled the world at a very young age. Before coming to Atlanta, he’s lived around Europe and the Middle East. He has recently moved back to Sweden, and is going to study Journalism in City, University of London. Sheikh enjoys watching movies, drinking inordinate amounts of coffee, photography, writing and drawing–even with his best attempts–stick figures. He speaks Bengali, Hindi, French, English and Swedish, while learning a bunch of new things in his free time.

What animal would you be, and why?

I would be a goldfish, because I don’t know when to stop eating.

Fav. Quote“All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players.” – William Shakespeare

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Frequent Flyer Miles and How They Can Take Your Travels to the Next Level

We travel for all kinds of reasons, whether it’s to spend time with family, to work, or to go on vacation. With the expected swell in traveling, it would be a good idea to discuss another important facet of traveling that is seldom discussed. We already know what to pack when traveling, but a lot of people are missing out on the wealth of benefits that can be reaped by signing up for an airline’s frequent flyer’s program.

The Unsexy Surefire Key to Productivity: Breaking Parkinson’s Law

This simple premise is part of Parkinson’s Law, an observation made by Cyril Northcote Parkinson, which claims that “work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.” Parkinson’s observation offers a key to becoming more motivated and productive in your everyday life.

Are you in an Echo Chamber?

When you’re online, do you feel like everyone is constantly on the same understanding on a variety of topics where the crazy, fringe ideas couldn’t possibly appeal to a substantial portion of people? Are all your ads, news articles and timelines often mirroring your political opinions? If so, then you could be in a digital echo chamber.

Taking a gap year? Here are 4 things you can do

After graduation, you have the freedom to do anything with more free time than you’ll ever have! That is why I have created a list of things you could do during your gap year,t so you don’t run into the same roadblocks I did.

8 Things To Pack When Traveling Internationally​

The son of an international businessman, Fardeen Sheikh’s been traveling before he could even walk. Traveling is already very hectic. With so much planning, you’re bound to forget something essential, which is why he made a list of the top 8 things you should always pack whenever you’re going abroad.

The 2019 Georgia Legislative Policy Forum: Education

On November 19th, the Georgia Public Policy Foundation brought experts from the public and private sectors together at the 2019 Georgia Legislative Policy Forum to discuss future policy solutions.

Atlanta United Eats

Video Assistant Gabriel Ossa and I went to the Mercedes-Benz stadium to check out the restaurants. We rated them based on three criteria: taste, bang for the buck and packability (how well you can take the food to your seats without spilling).