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.