ASTRI FAIR 2019 “Exposing The Real You”

Salam Budi Luhur..!!

Student Organization Association of the Akademi Sekretaris Budi Luhur (Himastri) held an annual activity of ASTRI Fair 2019. It was held for two days, on October 22-23, 2019. ASTRI Fair 2019 this time took the theme “Exposing the Real You”. The first day’s activities were held by the Akademi Sekretaris Budi Luhur’s students and the second day’s activities were seminars, announcement of the winners and closing of the event.


The series of activities of the 2019 ASTRI Fair began with a competition, namely a Public Speaking competition (for the 2019 class), Essay Writing (for the 2018 class), and Paper Travel Management (for the 2017 class). The jury for the Public Speaking competition was Mrs. Saskia Lydiani, S.Pd., M.Sc., while the jury for the Essay Writing competition was Mr. Rizky Eka Prasetya, M.Hum. and the jury for the Paper Travel Management competition was Ms. Lis Torisa Utami, S.E., M.M. From all the competitions, the participants were very enthusiastic in participating.

The ASTRI Fair 2019 activity was continued by the seminar on the second day. The event began with the opening by the MCs, Lidya Christiani and Ardelia Bunga Larasanty (class of 2018 students), followed by singing Indonesia Raya and Mars Budi Luhur. The event was officially opened by the chair of the 2019 ASTRI Fair committee namely Fitriani Dewi Mariska (student class of 2018) and Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., M.M as The Director of the Akademi Sekretaris Budi Luhur.


The speaker at the seminar this time was Indah Sundari Jayanti, M.Psi (a Psychologist, Presenter, and Model) and moderated by Bianca Mariza (class of 2018 students). The speaker delivered material related to the theme of the seminar “Exposing the Real You” in terms of psychology by explaining how we should know ourselves better without having to equate or compare with others’ abilities or achievements so that we can become more confident individuals without being influenced from other people. The speaker also motivated the participants how to develop the potential that is in themselves for the world of work later on so that it can become a provision for students as candidates for secretaries in the future.


The event was enlivened by entertainment by the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur Choir, Clarita Anastya Artjius (class 2019 student), traditional Jaipong Dance (UKM Dance, student class 2019) and guest star performances from the students of Universitas Budi Luhur Yudo and Faras. At the end of the event, it was announced the winners of all the competitions that had been carried out on the first day. The Public Speaking Competition was won by Sudiarti Sirait (First Place) and Clarita Anastya Artjius (Second Place), Essay Writing was won by Tiphara Gloria Grady (First Place) and Suci Ariesta Andyani (Second Place), and the Paper Travel Management Competition was won by Avifa Salsabilla Rusdiana (First Place) and Ajrina Mahjati Palupi (Second Place).


Thank you to the committee who have successfully organized this activity and congratulations to the students who succeeded in becoming champions of the competition. Hopefully this activity can provide experience and add insight to the participants in “Exposing the Real You” and get to know their own potential so that it further increases their confidence.

Graduation Ceremony Briefing for The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur’s Students Class Second Semester Academic Year 2018/2019

Salam Budi Luhur…….!!

To anticipate the graduation ceremony of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur Second Semester 2018/2019, a briefing was held for prospective Graduates on October 14, 2019 at the Theatre Building and Classroom of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur Campus.

Among the prospective graduates were 47 students of the 2016 class Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur who received the final briefing on the values ​​of culture that they will apply in the workforce, delivered by Dr. Rusdiyanta, S.IP, M.Sc.

The activity was continued by the Graduation Committee who gave a briefing and direction on the graduation ceremony procession that the prospective graduates would take. Then, the program continued with remarks and direction 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 which took place in the classroom 7.2.1.



The following agenda was the distribution of gown which was coordinated by Mr. Lukas Arief Prasetyo, S.E., M.Kom as the Head of Administration and Information System Service Section. The event ended with the submission and signing of donations in the form of book donations from prospective graduates as a form of alumni contribution to the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur, coordinated by Mr. Agus Suharto as the Head of the Library Subdivision of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur.

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Signing between Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur and SMK Triguna 1956

Salam Budi Luhur…..!!

The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Triguna Vocational School 1956 on Monday, October 14, 2019. The signing of the MoU was carried out by Ms. Fenti Sofiani, S.Pd., MM as the Director of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur and Mrs. Ervina, S.Pd as the Head of Triguna Vocational School 1956.

The MoU signing process was witnessed by Mr. Kasih Hanggoro, MBA as the Head of the Budi Luhur Cakti Education Foundation, and Mrs. Minggoe Morningrum as theTreasurer of the Budi Luhur Cakti Education Foundation along with Ms. Etty Sariwaty as the Head of the Daily Management Board of the Triguna Foundation 1956.

Also present at this event, the administrators of the Triguna Foundation 1956 namely Ms. Anna Danawati as a Member of the Foundation Trustees, Mr Tendi Nuralam as the Daily Organizer of the Foundation, along with Mr. M. National Hede, S. Kom as Deputy Head of the Triguna Vocational High School 1956, Mr. Izzan Nuralam as Educational Consultant Team and Ms. Meldawati.

The lecturers and officials of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur were represented by Mr. Achmad Syarif, S.T, M.Kom as the Head of the Secretariat Study Program, Mrs. Iis Torisa Utami, S.E, M.M as the Head of the Quality Assurance Section, Mr. Rizky Eka Prasetya, M.Hum. as the head of the Student Achievement Services sub-section along with Maria Goretti and Sari Nur Fitria Sari, who witnessed the signing of this MoU.



The signing of this MoU was a form of cooperation in terms of the Tri Dharma of Higher Education and Curriculum between the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur and the Triguna Vocational School 1956.

Beauty Class Course for The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur’s Students Class of 2019

Salam Budi Luhur……..!!!

The Beauty Class activity for 28 students of the 2019 class of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur took place on Monday, 7 October 2019. This activity was held at PT Martina Berto (Sari Ayu) in Pulogadung Industrial Area, Jakarta. Along with this activity, an industrial visit agenda was held before starting the beauty class. This brief activity aim to provide learning to new students about how to apply makeup properly and correctly and to introduce beauty products used in makeup.

Ms. Sasa as the management representative of the Sari Ayu Team and Ms. Eny Retnoningrum, S.Kom., M.M as a Lecturer at the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur opened this activity in order. The opening activity was carried out by giving a memento by the Sari Ayu Team to the representative of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur.



On the agenda of an industrial visit to PT Martina Berto (Sari Ayu), students were introduced beauty products and ingredients produced by PT Martina Berto, one of the products was Sari Ayu was used in this beauty class activity. Participants can see the production process of Martha Tilaar’s beauty tools and visit the museum that holds the award that Sari Ayu has won. The next activity was a beauty class, Ms. Yona as a Professional Make Up Art from Sari Ayu provided knowledge about good makeup procedures and not excessive in accordance with the event to be attended or in accordance with the occupational profession occupied, for example as a professional secretary.



The last activity was the awarding of Jessica Putri Azzahra and Yosefin Natalia by the Sari Ayu Team who had successfully used the best and most appropriate makeup. Hopefully by joining this beauty class activity, it is hoped that the students of the 2019 class of the Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur will have the skills to apply good and correct makeup to be used in daily classes or in workplace later.

Table Manner Course for The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur’s Students Class of 2017

Salam Budi Luhur…….!!

On Wednesday, October 2, 2019, the ethic training in the form of the table manner course was held for the students of the 2017 class of The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur (semester 5). This short training was held at the Pawon Ballroom of Grand Sahid Jaya Hotel Jakarta, attended by 43 female students and accompanied by Mr. Rizky Eka Prasetya, S.Hum., M.Hum as a lecturer and Ms. Maria Goretti da Cunha, SE as the staff of the The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur. The series of activities began with the opening by Mr. Umri as the F&B Manager and Mr. Robbi as the Operational Manager of the Grand Sahid Hotel. Mr. Umri as the instructor at this activity provided guidelines for correct and proper eating and drinking procedures by using suitable eating utensils while attending a banquet with co-workers or invited guests, especially with fellow leaders.

The participants had the opportunity to have table manner knowledge in theory and practice. They can try directly using the type of cutlery and tasting types of appetizers (Appetizer), main meals (Main Course) and desserts (Dessert). The entire menu was prepared and cooked by Mr Ketut as the Executive Chef of the Grand Sahid Hotel in Jakarta.



The participants had the opportunity to tour the Grand Sahid Jaya Hotel in Jakarta, guided by Mr. Robby. At 15:00 WIB students returned to the The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur Campus.


This activity is expected to provide benefits to the students of The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur so that they will not only become smart secretaries in thinking, but also have ethics in business manner (table manner) when working later.