Twenty seven students of Burapha University, Thailand, visited Yogyakarta State University (YSU) on Tuesday (11/20/2013). They were representatives from student organizations on the University’s three campuses, i.e.Chonburi, Chantaburi, and Sakaeo. In this visit, the students had a chance to learn about student organizations at YSU and activities they conduct.
The delegation was welcomed by members of student organizations at YSU in the Theater Room of the Museum of Indonesian Education. In this meeting, they presented profiles of the organizations they take part. Following the presentations was a discussion session.
In this discussion, the participants shared their experiences in students’ activities. One of them was their social movement. It got them to speak out their aspirations for political issues in the two countries.
In their speeches, leaders of the delegations from both universities encouraged the students to build cooperation: Ilmawan Mustaqim, M.T., the advisor of student activities at YSU and Mr. Chaiyot Wanitwattananuwat, the Vice President of Student Affairs at BUU.
The last program of the visit was a short campus tour around YSU Student Center building where they observed the YSU student activities more closely. (tw)