Post date: 29/10/2014 - 16:14
YSU and Jawaharlal Nehru University Joint Seminar

“Since the signing of MoUs between Indonesian and Indian Government in the President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono government, this exploratory seminar is the first realisation of the MoUs in the field of Education,” said His Excellency Rizali Wilamr Indra Kesuma, Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia for India in his speech to participants of Exploratory Seminar between Indian and Indonesian Higher Institutions. The seminar was held from October 9-12, 2014.

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Post date: 29/10/2014 - 09:23
YSU English Camp 2014, Save the Nature, Save the Future

YSU Office of International Affairs and Partnerships has recently conducted an the third English Camp program for YSU students. The program was held in Wild Rescue Center (WRC), Kulon Progo Regency, Yogyakarta on October 17 to 19. 2014. ‘Save the Nature, Save the Future’ was the theme for this year’s program. It was brought up as the need to preserve the environment is urgent.
Prof. Suwarsih Madya, Ph.D., the Vice Rector for Cooperation and Partnerships Affairs, officially opened this... Read More ...

Post date: 28/10/2014 - 13:54
Collaborative Design Program of YSU and Yamaguchi University

Again, the Department of Mechanical Engineering at YSU Faculty of Engineering is conducting a collaborative design program with Yamaguchi University, Japan. The program involves students from both universities. Started from October 20, the program will be conducted till November 4, 2014. Dr. Bruri Triyono, the dean of the Faculty of Engineering, officially opened this program at the faculty hall on Monday, October 20. Yamaguchi University delegation consists of two graduate students and... Read More ...

Post date: 28/10/2014 - 11:52
Dr. Brian Doucet's Lectures at tYSU Faculty of Social Sciences

As part of YSU international programs, inviting guest lecturers from other universities around the world has been a beneficial program for students who wish to open their horizon. Therefore, YSU continuously encourages all departments to give international experience for students in terms of updating information and knowledge in their fields of study.
On October 13-17, 2014, the Department of Geography Education at the Faculty of Social Sciences hosted a guest lecturing program... Read More ...

Post date: 06/10/2014 - 10:52

Sopan Fitriani, an alumnus of YSU Faculty of Sport Sciences, has been joining the Scholars Teaching In Remote, Outermost, Underdeveloped Areas Of Indonesia Program for almost a year in SDN 2 Terangun (Terangun 2 Elementary School), Gayo Lues, Nanggroe Aceh Darusalam.

Sopan’s first days as Grade IV classroom teacher were stressful as many students could only spell the words and some students had not been able to read nor write. They still had problems in doing addition and subtraction... Read More ...

Post date: 03/10/2014 - 16:27
Indonesian Traditional Markets amid The Expansion of Supermarkets

Supermarkets, hypermarkets, and even small modern markets are often found located near each other in many parts of Asia, including Indonesia. The existence of traditional markets is threatened as the consumers increasingly change their preferences to modern markets. Those supermarkets and modern markets are full with imported products, stacked side by side with domestic products. As the time goes on, modern markets and supermarkets have dominated the number of consumers over traditional... Read More ...

Post date: 30/09/2014 - 16:57
Preparing YSU Students to Teach in Sekolah Indonesia in Singapore

Yogyakarta State University has targeted schools in ASEAN countries for its student teachers' working places in the future. After sending YSU students to Malaysia and Thailand to have teaching practices in high schools and vocational schools from July to August 2014, YSU will send selected students to Singapore for three months (October-December 2014).  The three students will have teaching practice at Sekolah... Read More ...

Post date: 30/09/2014 - 16:50
Safe Transportation to Support Economic Development

YSU Faculty of  Engineering hosted a studium generale on  Transportation System in Korea, inviting Korean Experts in Transportation on September 22th, 2014. The keynote speakers were Prof. Young Tae Oh, the Dean of Graduate School of Intelligent Transport Systems, Prof. Choul-Ki Lee from the Department of Transportation Systems Engineering, Ajou University and Seong-Yoen Kim from Korea Transportation System Authority (... Read More ...

Post date: 22/09/2014 - 12:57
Students Majoring in Out of School Education at YSU Faculty of Education, participated in the Volunteerism Teaching Indonesian Children (VTIC 3)

Laila Nur Rosyidah and Siti Lailatul Badriyah, who are currently majoring in Out of School Education at YSU Faculty of Education, participated in the Volunteerism Teaching Indonesian Children (VTIC 3) program organized by the Embassy of the Republic Indonesia for Malaysia, in Miri, Serawak, Malaysia. The program is dedicated to the education of Indonesian migrant workers’ children. The children live with their parents who work for palm oil companies. There are three palm oil companies... Read More ...

Post date: 19/09/2014 - 13:15
A Warm Welcome to the International Freshmen in YSU, 2014

Friday (12/09/2014), YSU greeted 82 international freshmen from 29 countries in the 2014/2015 academic year. In this year, YSU accepts international students from more countries than before.
The students enrolled are the undergraduate and graduate students, Darmasiswa Awardees, Indonesian Language Course Program students, the Developing Countries Partnership program on Scholarship students, and credit transfer students from Yunnan Minzu Univeristy and Guangdong University of Foreign... Read More ...