Post date: 19/09/2014 - 13:13
Innovation: Lumber Finishing in A Marble Nuance

Imam Muchoyar, M. Pd., a lecturer at Civil Engineering and Planning Education at Study Program develops a technique of lumber finishing in Marble Nuance. The technique changes the unappropiate lumber into astonishing wooden furniture as if it was marble.

This technique is applicable for wooden interior design in living room, dining room, front office and others.

They usually spend 2-3 days in the making of the product by using traditional tools. Uniquely, it involves cotton as... Read More ...

Post date: 16/09/2014 - 15:55

A savannah in Kurubhoko, Nginamanu Village, Flores Island, is the scenery out of the windows of Satu Atap Kurubhoko Junior High School. The school is in the same building with Inpres Elementary School. Moreover, it is also the only Junior High School in the region. In this underdeveloped area in Indonesia, YSU Alumnus, Nur Hidayah is having her teaching program.

Kurubhoko is a region mainly formed by barren hills. However, the spirit of the society is not as dry as the area around... Read More ...

Post date: 11/09/2014 - 14:24

In a broad sense, philosophy is an activity people undertake when they seek to understand fundamental truths about themselves, the world in which they live, and their relationships to the world and to each other.

Living in the Javanese society himself, the profound Javanese philosophy has inspired Prof. Dr. Sutrisna Wibawa, M.Pd. to contribute his idea for improving education through applying Javanese philosophy in character... Read More ...

Post date: 19/08/2014 - 16:31
Euphorbia tirucalli Stem Extract as Anti-bacterial Substance for Antispetic Gel

Cuts and burns are susceptible to bacterial infections. One of the ways to prevent infections is by giving antiseptic. The antiseptic can be made of both chemical substances and natural substances. That inspired three YSU students at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences to conduct research on the anti bacterial compounds of Euphorbia tirucalli for preventing Staphylococcus aureus infections by making it in the form of antiseptic gel.

Based on some research conducted on... Read More ...

Post date: 19/08/2014 - 15:55
A Lecturer at the Department of Guidance and Counseling Participated in the International Congress of Applied Psychology 2014 in Paris, France

Most of the time, Indonesian students learn from learning sources that are based on the publications of research conducted in European countries and United States of America. There is less knowledge that they gain through learning from research findings in Asian countries. That is one of the reasons that Yulia Ayriza, M.Si., Ph.D., a lecturer teaching at the Department of Guidance and Counseling , Faculty of Education, Yogyakarta State University, disseminated her research findings through... Read More ...

Post date: 18/08/2014 - 12:41

Student company is an extracurricular activity in business and management for high school and vocational high school students in Yogyakarta hosted by Prestasi Junior Indonesia (PJI) or Indonesian Junior Achivement. This organization aims at introducing and teaching business and economics education and application form elementary school level to higher education  level in Indonesia.

In hosting the SC, PJI worked collaboratively with Centre for Entrepreneurship Development of YSU Centre... Read More ...

Post date: 04/08/2014 - 10:26

YSU students created Laptop Bag for Us (Laptop BagUs), its abbreviation is equal to Indonesian for ‘nice bag’, as a multipurpose laptop bag. The bag was designed to be multipuropose and practical as well.

“The product is designed to have a cooling pad, table legs and multifunctional pockets. The bag is also designed to be comfortable to carry,” Nova Wahid Nugroho,  one of the creator, explained. The bag has a function as a laptop table so that the owner can use his laptop in the park... Read More ...

Post date: 24/07/2014 - 09:55
YSU Faculty of Engineering students Developed an Application for Learning English

In education, technology cannot be separated from learning. The need of more enjoyable learning inspired students of YSU Faculty of Engineering to develop mobile English learning application to practice speaking, writing, listening, and reading skills. They are Azis Amirulbahar, Miftah Rizki Hanafi, dan Sidiq Nurcahyo from the Information Technology Education Study Program.

“We chose to develop English learning application to make learning English easier for Indonesians. The... Read More ...

Post date: 23/07/2014 - 15:13
YSU Students Joined International Martial Arts and Culture Camp in Suranaree University of Technology (SUT), Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand

International Martial Arts and Culture Camp was hosted by Suranaree University of Technology (SUT), Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand from June 25th to 30th 2014. During the program, 9 YSU students learned about Muay Thai, a martial art originating from Thailand, and Thai traditional dances accompanied by a supervising lecturer. The students also had field trips to some cultural sites in  Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand. The YSU participating students are from the Faculty of... Read More ...

Post date: 22/07/2014 - 16:36
YSU Lecturer Presented His Paper in the 10th AsLEA (Annual Asia Law and Economics Association) Conference 2014, Taiwan

Bambang Suprayitno, M.Sc., a lecturer at YSU Faculty of Economy, was given the chance to present his paper in the AsLEA (Annual Asia Law and Economics Association) Conference 2014. AsLEA (Annual Asia Law and Economics Association) Conference 2014 is annually held to discuss law and economy and their relation to theoretical and emperical development along with experiment. The AsLEA Conference 2014 was attended by researchers, academics, and professionals all over... Read More ...