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.

Graduation Ceremony of Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur Second Semester 2018/2019

Salam Budi Luhur……!!

The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur and Universitas Budi Luhur have held Master, Bachelor and Associate graduation ceremony at the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC) on Wednesday, October 30, 2019. The Senate of The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur and Universitas Budi Luhur confirmed the graduation of this Second Semester academic year 2018/2019 of 1,759 students, consisting of 1,712 graduates from Universitas Budi Luhur and 47 graduates from the The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur. This graduation was divided into two sessions, morning session and afternoon session. The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur got a chance in the afternoon session. 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 gave awards to all graduation participants by removing the tassels of all graduates.

 

In this graduation, the committee invited Mr. Lutfi Rauf as Deputy II for the Coordination of Foreign Politics (Bidkoor Pollugri) Coordinating Ministry for Politics, Law and Security (Kemenko Polhukam) to give scientific speech in session 1 and Mr. Rikard Bagun as Deputy Editor in Chief of Kompas and Kompas TV’s President Director to give scientific speech in session 2. Mr. Kasih Hanggoro, MBA as Chairperson of the Budi Luhur Cakti Education Foundation, Dr. Ir. Wendi Usino, M.Sc as the Rector of the Universitas Budi Luhur, and a range of officials and lecturers at the University and Academy attended this graduation ceremony.

In this graduation ceremony, the best graduate of The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur, Vira Ratriani, had the opportunity to represent the graduates to give a speech. In her remark, Vira expressed her gratitude to parents, lecturers, the Senates, and graduates. She told of struggles from the beginning of school to being able to graduate on time and become the best graduate. At the end of her remark, Vira delivered the speech “If today we only think about how to succeed and make ourselves happy, then I also say that today you have failed. As much as humans are useful for others”.

          

Congratulations to all participants of The Akademi Sekretari Budi Luhur graduation ceremony, this is the beginning of a new journey to further success. Hopefully the knowledge that has been obtained is useful for themselves and others as well as being intelligent and virtuous graduates by always maintaining the values of culture wherever they are. Aamiin.

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.