Factory Visit to PT. Amerta Indah Otsuka

Salam Budi Luhur …….!

Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur conducted a factory visit to PT. Amerta Indah Otsuka (Sukabumi Factory) on Wednesday 11 December 2019. The factory is located at Jl. Raya Siliwangi Km 28, Kutajaya Village, Cicurug District, Sukabumi Regency. The company markets and manufactures isotonic drinks and low-fat snacks. Its superior products are Pocari Sweat, Ion Water, Oronamin C and healthy snacks Soyjoy. This factory visit activity is one of the activities to introduce students to the world of work and to apply knowledge from the Introduction to Business and E-Business courses to provide an overview of a company’s business processes and good and disciplined work methods.

This activity was attended by 2018 students, in total of 43 students and they were accompanied by Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., M.M. as the Director and Mr. Achmad Syarif, S.T., M.Kom. as the Head of the Study Program.

The participants were welcomed by the promoter of PT. Amerta Indah Otsuka and given the opportunity to take pictures in front of the factory before entering the building. The introduction of PT. Amerta Indah Otsuka was held at Brilliant Hall on the 3rd floor by watching a video of the company profile and the delivery of material about the production process of isotonic drinks; Pocari Sweat. After delivering the material, participants were given a quiz question using the tablet device application. This device has been provided by a team from PT. Amerta Indah Otsuka.

    

The next activity was to tour the factory to see the process of production of isotonic drinks Pocari Sweat (in various sizes of bottles and sachets) and Oraminamin C. These production activities have used artificial intelligence technology machines (Artificial Intelligence) not only in making bottles, filling bottles, and packing bottles in cardboard but there are also machines from 1991 that are still in use today.

The next activity is a 3-dimensional game Exploreion Adventure at Exploreion Theater. The concept of this 3-dimensional game is the participants are required to move to collect ions to save people who lack of ions. However, this activity was canceled due to heavy rain and lightning so that the network was disrupted. The participants went straight to the Merchandise Shop and got a memento from PT. Amerta Indah Otsuka. This last activity was the closing and gave an opportunity for student representatives Nadya Rachmadilla Putri to express their gratitude and the impression of the message following this activity. Furthermore, giving a memento from the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur by Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., M.M. to representatives of PT. Amerta Indah Otsuka.

     

     

Hopefully the Factory Visit activity will benefit the students of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur in adding insight and knowledge about the world of work and business processes. This experience will be a provision for them to enter the workforce. Aamiin.

Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur’s Student Won The 3rd Place in Poster and Finalist Competition of LKTI in Intellectual Week National UPNVJ Student Level

Salam Budi Luhur……!!

The students of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur took part in a competition at the Student Intellectual Week (PIM) organized by the Jakarta “Veteran” National Development University (UPNVJ). The competitions held included Essay Writing, Scientific Writing Contest (LKTI), Poster Contest, and Speech Contest which was participated by 54 Universities in Indonesia. This competition was a series of activities from the 57th UPNVJ Anniversary for 3 days from 18-20 November 2019.

      

The students of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur took part in two competitions namely the Scientific Writing Contest (LKTI) represented by Parasvana Dwiyana Putri (Class of 2017), Nadia Rachmadilla Putri (Class of 2018), and Bianca Mariza (Class of 2018). The Poster Contest was represented by Firyal Fadhilah (Class of 2017), Nadia Rachmadilla Putri (Class of 2018), and Bianca Mariza (Class of 2018) and for the Poster Contest was represented by Firyal Fadhilah (Class of 2017), Firzah Sulesta (Class of 2018), and Nabila Fitri Kharisma (Class of 2018). Each participant was asked to present their work. LKTI’s presentation was in the Hall of Bhineka Tunggal Ika, UPNVJ with the juries, namely were Betti Indirasari Siagian, M.Comm Mgmt., M.Fil, Wardani Rizkianti, S.H., M.Kn, and Nursyifa Rahma Maulida, M.Gizi. The presentation of Poster Competition was in UPNVJ Law Faculty Building with the jury, Lukman Saleh Waluyo, M.Sc., Muhammad Khudzaifah Triatmojo, S.Ars., and Karna Mustaqim, S.Sn., M.A., Ph.D.

    

Announcement of the winners of the competition took place on the last day of the series of activities, November 20, 2019, which concluded the series of events. For Poster Competition, The 1st place was won by the ITB Team, 2nd place by the UI History Studies Team and 3rd place by the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur, while for LKTI, the 1st place was won by the Sekawan IPB Team, 2nd place by the UGM Team 3rd place by the Agriwijayata IPB Team.

   

   

The leaders, lecturers, and staffs of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur appreciated and congratulated the winners, especially the poster team who had won the 3rd place. Hopefully the achievements achieved by the poster competition team and LKTI could inspire and motivate other students to be more creative, enterprising and accomplished in both academic and non-academic fields. Aamiin.

Beauty Day with ASTRI 2019 “The Beauty Comes to You”

Salam Budi Luhur…….!!

The Student Senate and The Student Association Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur (Himastri) organized the Beauty Day with ASTRI 2019 with the theme “The Beauty Comes To You” on Thursday, November 21, 2019. This activity was held in the Budi Luhur Theatre Room. The speaker of this activity was Mr. Bryan David Emil Tilaar as President Director of PT. Martina Bento, Tbk.

 

The opening ceremony began with singing along Indonesia Raya and Mars Budi Luhur, the next agenda was the remarks of Siti Zahra Anugrah (Student class of 2017) as the Chairperson of the Beauty Day ASTRI 2019 and the remarks from Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., MM as the Director. This event was also attended by Dr. Goenawan Brotosaputro, S. Kom., M.Sc. as The Vice Rector for Academic and Student Affairs, Mr. AMB Sunten Z Manurung, S.H. as the Director of Cooperation, Mr. Dr. Deni Mahdiana, M.M., M.Kom. as the Dean of the Faculty of Information Technology, Dr. Nawirah Vera, S.Sos., M.Sc. as the Dean of the Faculty of Communication Sciences as well as all the Lecturers and Staff of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur.

    

Mr. Bryan David Emil Tilaar as the main speaker in this activity provided knowledge on how to grow the spirit of entrepreneurship in us to face global economic competition. The session closed with questions from seminar participants and the awarding of Sariayu Martha Tilaar products to 3 questioners.

    

     

Betawi dance performance by Sechan Rizka Dira, Dea Aunilah, Ade Rianti, and Elfish Kishinta as well as a solo performance from Clarita (Class of 2019 Students) entertained the attendees. Then, the event was proceeded with a demo of making Herbal Drinks from the Puspita Martha Team and the practice of “Be Flawless Be You” makeup, guided by Mr. Power (Make Up Artist) with a model chosen from one of the participants, Titania (Student Class of 2018). The participants were very enthusiastic about following the instructions and directions on how to apply makeup properly, in this session the participants were taught how to clean makeup properly and use makeup according to skin type and skin colour. The series of events concluded with an appearance by Agung & Friend who sang several songs acoustically.

    

Hopefully this activity can be useful and inspire the students of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur to add, develop, and complete abilities in a good weight when interacting with others (soft skills) and performing according to the needs of the event (hard skills) to achieve success in the future. Aamiin.

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Signing between Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur (ASTRI) and Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Komunikasi dan Sekretari Tarakanita (STARKI)

Salam Budi Luhur…..!!

The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Komunikasi dan Sekretari Tarakanita (Starki) on Tuesday, November 12, at the Starki Campus located in the Billy & Moon Complex, Pondok Kelapa, East Jakarta 13450. The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur was represented by Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., MM as The Director, Mr. Achmad Syarif, ST, M.Kom as Head of the Study Program and Ms. Maria Goretti da Cunha, SE as The Secretariat Staff.

      

The arrival of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur was welcomed by Sr. Brigitta Veronica Raimundawati CB., S.Pd., M.TPd as The Head of the Starki, Mr. Agustinus Rustanta, S.Pd., M.Sc as Deputy Chairperson 1 of Starki, Mrs. Rosalia Kurni Setyawati, S.Pd., M.M as the Head of LPPM Starki, and Mrs. Caecilia Dian Eka R, S.Pd as the Head of Starky Cooperation Unit. The signing of this MoU is a form of cooperation in terms of the Tri Dharma of Higher Education and the Curriculum of the Secretariat Study Program between Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur (Astri) and Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Komunikasi dan Sekretari Tarakanita (Starki).

    

Hopefully with the signing of this MoU, it is hoped that good cooperation and mutual benefit can be carried out as well as making useful contributions for students, lecturers, and institutions.

The Signing and Distribution of Academic Achievement Scholarship (PPA) 2019

Salam Budi Luhur…….!!

On Thursday, November 7, 2019, the signing and distribution of Academic Achievement Improvement Scholarships (PPA) for the 2019/2020 academic year were complemented to Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur’s students. This scholarship was awarded by the Region 3 Higher Education Services Institute (LLDIKTI) to 10 outstanding students in the academic or non-academic fields within the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur.

    

This activity was attended by parents or guardians and students receiving PPA scholarships, Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., MM as The Director, Mr. Achmad Syarif, ST, M. Kom as the Head of the Study Program, Mr. Rizky Eka Prasetya, S.Hum. , M.Hum as The Head of Student Achievement Services Sub Division, and Ms.Maria Goreti Da Cunha, SE as the representative of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur staff. In this activity an explanation was given to the parents or guardians of students about the PPA scholarship program, how the selection process was carried out, and how the process of channelling the scholarship to scholarship recipients.

Hopefully this scholarship can motivate students (especially the scholarship recipients) in learning to improve academic or non-academic achievements of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur’s students. Aamiin.