Gema Ramadhan with Astri and Al-Ma’mur Orphanage

Salam budi luhur!

In completing activities in the holy month of Ramadhan in 1440H, the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur through the Student Organization (Ormawa) Himastri and the Senate held an iftar together with the name Gerhana (Gema Ramadhan Bersama ASTRI) 2.0. The event was held on Tuesday 28 May 2019 at the Grha Mahardhika Bujana Building (Auditorium) at Universitas Budi Luhur with the theme of “The Beauty of Sharing Blessings with the Al-Ma’mur Orphanage”. The event was attended by lecturers, staff and management, all students of 2016, 2017, 2018, and alumni of the 2014 and 2015 classes of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur.

            

            

At this year’s Gerhana 2.0 event, the Budi Luhur Secretariat Academy invited 30 children from the Al-Ma’mur Orphanage. The event was hosted by two MCs namely Firzah Sulesta and Dewi Mariska (students of class 2018), the event began with an opening by the chief executive namely Nadya Melinda (student of 2017), followed by a remark from Ms. Fenti Sofiani S.Pd., MM as the Director of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur. The event then continued with remark from representatives of the Al-Ma’mur Orphanage. Next is the recitation of the Quran by two children of the Al-Ma’mur Orphanage, followed by performances from the Al-Ma’mur Orphanage Hadroh team and Tausiyah Ramadhan by Mr. Achmad Syarif, ST, M.Kom as the Program Chairperson of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur Secretariat. Before breaking the fast, the event began with a prayer together which was guided by Mr. Rizky Eka Prasetya, S.Hum., M.Hum as the Head of Academic Student Achievement Subdivision of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur, breaking fast together, then continuing Maghrib prayer in congregation at Budi Luhur Mosque.

     

After the Maghrib prayer, the program continued with a meal together. After that, it was continued with giving alms for the children of the Al-Ma’mur Orphanage which also closed the event. Our thanks for your contribution from Mr. Kasih Hanggoro, MBA as the Founder of Budi Luhur Cakti Foundation and contributions from students, alumni, and management of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur.

    

May Allah SWT give all the good and blessing rewards for all of us and hope this activity can continue in every Ramadhan month so that the relationship is maintained among the academics of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur and the community.

Awarding Night of the Kebudiluhuran Video Competition

On May 24, 2019, the Universitas Budi Luhur’s Center for Cultural Studies held an awarding evening for the Kebudiluhuran Video Competition. This activity was one of a series of One Day Kebudiluhuran activity. The awarding night was also attended by Mr. Dr. Yusran, S.I.P., M.Si as Head of the Center for Cultural Studies, Mr. Armmaini Lubis, M.I.kom as lecturer at the Faculty of Communication Sciences, Ms. Saskia Lidyani MSi as Lecturer at Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur, along with staff and lecturers of Universitas Budi Luhur.

    

This competition was attended by all the Faculty of Universitas Budi Luhur and Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur. The winners of this competition consisted of 1st Place by the Faculty of Social and Political Sciences (Rangga Dheo, Indah Wulansari, Mulyani, Aprilliana Liska, Fatekhana Yusa, Apriliyanti), 2nd Place by Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur (Aretha Aulia Sauzan, Ayu Komariyah, Firyal Fadhilah), and 3rd place by the Faculty of Communication Sciences (Nathania Tsani Orvala, Manda Khoirun Nisa, Sulis Nurmella, Fira Dacia Hilena).

     

As the Director of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur, Ms. Fenti Sofiani S.Pd., M.M congratulated the winners, especially representatives of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur students and appealed to all Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur students to always be a smart generation of virtue.

Students Workshop of SMK PGRI 11 Ciledug “Choosing Universities in Accordance with Passion in the Era of Industrial Revolution 4.0”

Salam Budi Luhur!!

Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur once again held an annual event, namely a Workshop for Vocational High School Students (SMK) in the Jakarta and Tangerang regions. This time the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur Workshop was held for students of SMK PGRI 11 Ciledug, Tangerang on Tuesday 7 May 2019 in Classrooms 7.2.2. This workshop invited 50 participants from SMK PGRI 11 Ciledug and 2 accompanying teachers, namely Dwi Dwi Lusmilawati, S.Pd and Ibu Suryanti, S.Pd. SMK PGRI 11 Ciledug has collaborated with the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur in terms of education and Community Service activities. The workshop this time carried the theme “Choosing Universities in Accordance with Passion in the Era of Industrial Revolution 4.0”. At this workshop, from the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur was joined by Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., M.M. as the Director of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur, Mr. Achmad Syarif, S.T., M.Kom., as Head of the Study Program and Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur Academic lecturers.

The workshop began with the opening and delivery of the program by Nabila Putri Herdiana (2017 class student) as the MC at this event. Then followed by remarks from Mr. Achmad Syarif, S.T., M.Kom. (Head of the Committee) and Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., M.M. (Director of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur). Then proceed with singing Indonesia Raya song, Budi Luhur Mars, and one song from the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur Student Choir. The event continued with the presentation of material by Ms. Reni Hariyani, S.E., M.Akt as the speaker and moderator by Mr. Rizky Eka Prasetya, S.Hum., M.Hum. Students who attended the workshop were very enthusiastic about listening to the material presented. To be more encouraging, the participants were given the opportunity to ask questions and be given quizzes in 5 questions. The participants who asked and answered Quiz’s questions got a prize from the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur.

     

     

After delivering the material, the event continued with making handicrafts, which was the art of paper folding (Tsuru Origami). The making of handicrafts was guided by Parasvana Dwiyana Putri and Febriana Aulia Ashari (students of 2017). The participants looked more enthusiastic and excited about taking part in making this craft. After closing, a photo was taken with the lecturer and management of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur, accompanying teachers and all workshop participants. At the end of the event, the participants were invited to tour the campus of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur to see facilities and lectures on campus.

      

      

Hopefully this event is useful for workshop participants, namely SMK PGRI 11 Ciledug students in preparing them for further study in choosing Higher Education that is in accordance with their passion. Thank You.

ASTRI FEST VOL.7 “Expand Your Intelligence to Be A Winner”

Monday and Tuesday, 29 and 30 April 2019, the Student Senate of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur has held an annual routine of the Astri Festival which this year has reached Volume 7 (ASTRI FEST VOL. 7). This year event took the theme: “Expand Your Intelligence to Be A Winner”. The main location of this activity is Grha Mahardhika Bujana. This activity invited and included students in the University and Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur, high school and vocational school students in the South Jakarta and surrounding areas, namely SMA Budi Luhur, SMK Yadika 5, SMKN 30 Jakarta, SMAN 51 Jakarta, SMAN 6, SMAN 86, SMAN 10, SMAN 32 and many more.

     

     

Ega Tamara Putri as the Chairperson of the event gave a speech as the opening ceremony of the event, then continued with Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., M.M as the Director of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur giving a speech and hitting the gong as a sign of the whole series of events. In this event, several competitions were held, namely Essay Writing, Speech Contest, Basket Ball 3 on 3 and Modern Dance. The competition was held in a separate place, namely in the auditorium, Budi Luhur campus, and office laboratories.

    

The event was sponsored by Bantex and Reliance Insurance and supported by several media partners such as Budi Luhur TV, Radio Budi Luhur, Info Kampus, Rajanya Event, Event News and many more.

The event was closed on the second day by giving prizes to the winners by lecturers for the Essay Writing, Speech Contest, Basket Ball 3 on 3 and Modern Dance competitions. The Speech Contest was won by 1st place Angelina Pevita Rara Kirana from SMAN 6 Tangsel; 2nd place: Jacklyn Meiliana Alifia from SMK 30; 3rd place winner Virna Ratu Olivia from SMAN 51 Jkt. The Essay Writing competition was won by 1st champion Maya Ayesha Hamid of FISIP; 2nd place winner Gloria Grady Tiphara from ASTRI; 3rd place winner Rizaldy Rizky Anwar from IBMS. While the Modern Dance competition was won by 1st place Limited All Star; 2nd place winner of Flair Unity; 3rd place winner Queenza.

The event was closed by a photo with the winners with the ASTRI FEST committee and management. Hopefully this event can continue every year and provide benefits to all ASTRI FEST participants and committees, namely students of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur.

     

     

Astri and the Enchantment of Kartini “The Spirit of Kartini Creating Indonesian Women’s Creativity”

On April 23, 2019, the entire academic community of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur commemorated Kartini’s day. This activity was held in the courtyard of the Human Resources Building, Universitas Budi Luhur. Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur students wear kebaya as a form of appreciation to Raden Ajeng (R.A.) Kartini as a champion of women’s rights. This activity also invited Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur’s Director, Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., M.M., Head of the Study Program, Mr. Achmad Syarif, S.T., M.Kom., lecturers, and staffs of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur.

    

This activity took the theme of Astri and The Enchantment of Kartini “The Spirit of Kartini Creating Indonesian Women’s Creativity”. This activity was attended by all active students in the Second Semester of Academic Year 2018/2019, namely 2017 and 2018. This activity was guided by Nabila Putri Herdiana and Miranti Aftiani as the MC of the event, then began with the opening by Ms. Fenti Sofiani as the Director of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur, continued by Eka Mas Purwaningsih as Chair of the Committee. This activity was one of the programs of the Himastri Student Organization (Secretariat Student Association). This activity was filled with a selfie competition and fashion show for students of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur. The judges from this competition were the lecturers namely Ms. Reni Hariyani, S.E., M.Akt., Ms. Iis Torisa Utami, S.E., M.M., and Ms. Saskia Lydiani, S.Pd., M.Psi.

    

The winner of the Selfie competition was Ardelia Bunga Larasanty (1st place); Yani Safira (2nd place); Zalfaa Adelia Fairuz (3rd place winner), Annisa Rahmayani (1st place winner) and Ajrina Mahjati Palupi (2nd place winner). The winner of the fashion show competition was Riana Ayu Septyanti (1st place); Khansa Xaviera Zalva (2nd place); Iqhlima Imelda Wulandari (3rd place), Firzah Sulesta (1st place winner) and Titania Shalsabilla Aria (2nd place winner).

    

To further enliven the event, it was filled with entertainment from the Astri Dance Club Student Activity Unit, Ega Tamara Putri, Anggi Dewinta Putri, Yani Safira, Rizky Nur Insani, and Nurul Korin Deskanya. They brought dances with a combination of traditional and modern music.

This activity was a manifestation of the appreciation of the noble values ​​inherited by R.A. Kartini as a female figure who fought for women’s emancipation. For the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur itself, these values ​​are in line with the efforts to continue to develop Brain, Beauty, and Behaviour for students of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur as a young generation who are the successors of R.A. Kartini.