Achieved PKKUI 2018 Grants, 24 Foreign Students Join International Community Engagement with UNISMA

Rabu, 15 Agustus 2018 - 11:36 WIB
Diposting oleh: KUI UNISMA - Kategori: Berita

UNISMA achieved PKKUI (International Office Intitutional Development) 2018 Grant again. Recently, International Office UNISMA, incorporated in Malang International Office Consortium (KKUI of Malang City) held Design Thinking Camp (DT Camp 2018). Started on 23 July 2018 to August 2, 2018, this event was attended by international students from 16 countries. They are Vietnam, Romania, Madagascar, China. Ukraine, Poland, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Gambia, India, South Korea, Libya, Sudan, Somalia, and Russia.

Using the theme of Community Service, the student live in for 5 days in Temas Village and Sendiki Beach.

There was another interesting activity on Sunday (29 July 2018), International Community Engagement, at Selorejo Dam- Ngantang. This is one of the research projects of Assoc Prof. Novi Arfarita, Head of UNISMA International Office. Using the theme "Turning Problem into Blessing". It is about utilizing water hyacinth, the plant has become problems for the community around Selorejo Dam and PT. Jasa Tirta as the dam controller.

In this big event, UNISMA was involving 20 members of Medical Rescue Team (MRT) UNISMA, which consists of Medical Faculty students trained in emergency health care. These personnel also would be in charge during live in activities in Batu-Ngantang and Southern Malang (Sendiki Beach).

In addition, 2 UNISMA students, Regita Hilda Meidiana (Agricultural Faculty) and Nuriyanti Fadilah (Medical Faculty) were also selected to join this program. They would be involved in DT Camp 2018 and as a buddy for foreign participants as well.