BANDUNG, unpas.ac.id – Universitas Pasundan gave achievement for its 11 outstanding students both in academic and non-academic. The achievement was given to the students in order to celebrate UNPAS’ 60th Dies Natalis in Student Affairs Room, Jalan Gajah Lumantung, Tamansari, Bandung, on Wednesday (March 27th, 2021).
Vice Rector III, Dr. Deden Ramdan M.Si., CICP. DBA stated that the appreciation giving is regarding to the Rector’s policy and has been annually running for the past few years. The students who received the award are also given sum of money for training and a proportional scholarship.
“The appreciation was given to the students as a form of campus’ social responsibility for their achievement. Apart from the achievement itself, campus also gave them sum of money for training and proportional limited scholarship. These are from various fund sources partnered with Unpas, such as Ministry of Education and Culture, West Java Government, Bandung Government, BJB Bank, PT. Sanbe Farma and others,” he said.
The Vice Rector also said this kind of achievement received by the students is extraordinarily outstanding, especially in the midst of Covid-19 pandemic. These achievements are not only gotten in the national level, but also in the Asian level.
“Alhamdulillah. These students are able to show their outstanding achievement proudly. This is really great, because they got it in the midst of pandemic and it is in Asian level,” he continued.
These students are from 5 faculties, namely Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Social and Political Science, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Teaching and Education and Faculty of Economics and Business.
The 11 students consisted of UNPAS Gokart Team from Faculty of Engineering, winning the 1st Place of National Shifter Championship in 2020 5th Series Indonesian Eshark Rok Cup; Mutiara Rimbayani Putri, a student from Faculty of Social and Political Science, winning 2nd place of Online Target-shooting Competition held by East Java Perbakin; Valda Zahirra Sidqi and Fania Melinda Fasih, students from Faculty of Law, winning 1st and 2nd place of 2020 CLE Mock Pre Trial Hearing Event in Asia; Sport Team from Faculty of Law, winning 2nd place of Basketball National Justitiade and 3rd place of Football National Justitiade held by UI Faculty of Law; Widya Gustian Ramadhanty, a student from Faculty of Teaching and Education, winning 1st place of Essay Competition held by Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta; Indonesian Red Cross Volunteer Corps (lit. Korps Sukarela Palang Merah Indonesia (KSR PMI), an UNPAS Unit as the most active organization to beat and fight against drugs; Tenya Nurfatima, a student from Faculty of Economics and Business, winning the 2nd place of Indonesian Puteri Kebudayaan in the 2020 Indonesian Putera-Puteri Kebudayaan Election; Greamy Permata Wijaya, a student from Faculty of Social and Political Science, winning th 1st place of Public Service Advertisement in the 2020 ‘Week for Friend’ Parade Competition held by Ministry of Education and Culture; Taufik Anugrah, a student from Faculty of Education and Teaching, winning the award for being active in National Search and Rescue Force (lit. Badan SAR Nasional (Basarnas)) during SAR emergency-response operation of Sumedang landslide; and Ulfah Mawaddah, a student from Faculty of Economics and Business, winning 2nd place of Writing Competition “Bandung’s Dasasila and Its Relevance on Today’s Life” held by Ministry of Foreign Country, as well as best outstanding student.
In improving their talent, skill and achievement, UNPAS has been actively running the talent-scouting program since the students got into the campus itself. Therefore, the training has been also carried out continuously by Ad Hoc Team formed by the Rectorate.
“We have done the talent scouting since these students got into UNPAS. We have searched them through their department and faculty done by Vice Dean of Student Affairs. Furthermore, the University-level Student Affairs Section trained them continuously by Ad Hoc Team formed by Rectorate consisting of Faculty and University staffs. This is done in order to improve their skill and ability before competing and jumping into the higher competition.” he ended (Reta Amaliyah S)*.