FKIP – Academic, Research, and Student Affairs Faculty of Teacher Training and Education (FKIP) Sebelas Maret University (UNS) Surakarta held a grand final for selecting outstanding students in a hybrid way on Wednesday (11/5/2022). The activities were carried out offline in the A building of FKIP UNS and online through Zoom Meetings.

The activity was opened with remarks by Dr. Mardiyana, M.Si. as the Dean of FKIP UNS. In his speech, Dr. Mardiyana expressed hope for the implementation of this activity.

“I think this is an activity that hopefully will produce students who have achievements,” said Dr. Mardiyana.

Furthermore, Dr. Mardiyana said that FKIP UNS is a large faculty with many outstanding students.

“Our faculty is very large. There are so many students and we also admit that our students have very many achievements, both at national and international levels,” explained Dr, Mardiyana.

Dr. Mardiyana also expressed hope for all finalists of outstanding students to be able to represent FKIP in the selection of outstanding students at the university and even national level.

“Hopefully today, younger students can show us that they have very high skills so that later they hope that they can represent UNS in the selection of outstanding students at the national level,” said Dr. Mardiyana.

The activity was continued by providing achievement motivation to all outstanding student participants. This achievement motivation was given by Drs. Rohman Agus Pratomo as Head of the UNS Academic and Student Affairs Bureau.

At the core of the event, 9 selected finalists delivered presentations and conducted a question and answer session with the jury. The question and answer session was conducted by 4 judges, namely Prof. Dr. Slamet Subiyantoro, M.Sc. as Deputy Dean for Academic, Research, and Student Affairs, Prof. Dr. Andayani, M.Pd. as Head of the UNS Indonesian Language Education Doctoral Study Program, Dr. Nur Arifah Drajati, M.Pd. as a lecturer in English Education and Coordinator of Research and Community Service FKIP, and Dewanto Harjunowibowo, S.Si, M.Sc, Ph.D. as a Physics Education lecturer at FKIP UNS.

After all the finalists made their presentations, the activity continued with announcements. Of the 9 finalists, the winners were announced, namely Iksan Riva Nanda (Mechanical Engineering Education) and Kusnul Khotimah (Physics Education). Both of them will represent FKIP in the selection of outstanding students at the university level.

The activity ended with congratulations from Prof. Dr. Slamet Subiyantoro, M.Sc.

“Today success, tomorrow more success!” concluded Prof. good luck.

Public Relations of FKIP

Reporter: Dwinanda Wuri Harsanti
Editor: Aulia Anjani