Post date: 10/03/2015 - 15:04
 Shinta Devotes Her Time to Teach in Raja Ampat Papua

“I woke up because I felt pain in my ears. The air inside the plane was pressurized. I opened my eyes and it was in the morning when the airplane was flying through the clouds above Papua. The beautiful islands can be overlooked and within a short time, the airplane landed in Dominique Edward Osok Airport, Sorong, West Papua,” said Shinta Dwi Kurnia, a teacher of SM3T (The Scholars Teaching in the outermost, underdeveloped and frontier regions) in Saonek, Raja Ampat, West Papua.

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Post date: 09/03/2015 - 15:13
Implenting Character Education through Art Education

Dr. Kun Setyaning Astuti, M.Pd. proves that YSU Faculty of Languages is eager to develop worldwide art-based character education through an international cooperation research program in Utrecht University, the Netherlands. This research collaboration will start in October 2015.

In her research collaboration, she will work with her collagues in Utrecht University. Prior to this collaboration, she has conducted on several research in the Netherlands, mainly in the field of music... Read More ...

Post date: 06/03/2015 - 14:20
YSU Students Develops an Electric Three-Wheeler

YSU Faculty of Engineering encourages its students to make new innovations. Recently, an electric three-wheeler has been developed by several students of the faculty in collaboration with a student of YSU graduate school. The vehicle is provided with a container of which size is 100x90 in length and 30 cm in height. The innovators are Bagus Tri Sugiarto, Johan Ferdian, M.Klidah, Ali Murtadho (Mechanical Engineering Education Study Program), Arif Nugroho (Automotive Engineering Study Program... Read More ...

Post date: 06/03/2015 - 11:03
YSU Signs MoU with Yogyakarta Public Prosecutors Office

YSU enhances its effort to strengthen the university management and performance accountability. Therefore, Prof. Dr. Rochmat Wahab, M.Pd. M.A., Rector of YSU and Loeke Larasati A, S.H., M.M., Director of Yogyakarta Public Prosecutors Office, signed an MoU between the two institutions.

“The cooperation between YSU and YPO is an effort to enhance the university management and accountability. YSU needs other parties to inform and guide the university management to follow the newest... Read More ...

Post date: 05/03/2015 - 09:59
Cigarette Butts as Insecticide Ingredients for Vegetable Plants

Cigarette butts litter can contaminate soil and water and kills microorganism because of its toxicating substances. However, the nicotin contained inside the remaining tobacco can be used as Insecticide for Vegetables.

Four students of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences conducted a research to compare the effectiveness of cigarette butt and papaya leaf extract as insecticide for vegetables. They are Martha Lina, Nrangwesthi Widyaningrum, Addinunnisa Auliya Ipaulle, Maria... Read More ...

Post date: 03/03/2015 - 11:29
Four Constructive Ideas for YSU

As an education university which is on the move to world class university, YSU has a tradition to accept any constructive suggestions and criticisms. The eagerness to reform was reflected in a meeting on Thursday (26/02/2015) in YSU Main Hall which was full with YSU high achieving students. Four of them, i.e. Purwoko H. Santoso, S.Pd. (Physics Education), Dheni Purwanti, S.Pd. (Elementary School Teacher Education Study Program), Mohamad R. Fata, S.Pd. (Mechatronics Engineering Study Program... Read More ...

Post date: 02/03/2015 - 11:50
 Training in Strategies for Entering the Workforce at the Faculty of Social Sciences

The Faculty of Social Sciences supports its alumni career development through a training in strategies for entering the workforce. This training was conducted at the Ki Hajar Dewantara Seminar Room. Dra.Magdalena Sukartono, the CEO of Paramitra Laboratory, was present along with other speakers namely L. Sari Yekti Kuntari, S.Psi., Psi.(Psychologist), R. Agus Supriyanto, S.H., M.Hum., (Head of Yogyakarta Regional Civil Service Body), and Noor Saif Muhammad Mussafi, M.Sc. (Owner of Pamela... Read More ...

Post date: 26/02/2015 - 11:12

The Student Affairs of the Faculty of Languages and Arts showed commitment to provide opportunities for students to develp their research potential through a Student Creative Programs Training on Wednesday morning (18/02/2015) in Seminar Room of the faculty academic service building. The training presented a national expert of Student Creative Program, Dr. Rer. Nat. Ganden Supriyanto, M.Sc. and was attended by 250 students. The increasing popularity of Student Creative Program contributed to... Read More ...

Post date: 26/02/2015 - 08:41
YSU and the University of Auckland Have Signed an MoU

Yogyakarta State University (YSU) boosts its cooperation with the University of Auckland (UoA), New Zealand. An MoU has been signed by the Rector of Yogyakarta State University, Prof. Dr. Rochmat Wahab, M.Pd., M.A., Vice Rector for Cooperation and Partnership Affairs, Prof. Suwarsih Madya, Ph.D., and Associate Dean International of UoA, Dr. John Hope.

“This MoU proves our eagerness to strengthen cooperation with University of Auckland. One of our concerns is academic collaborations.... Read More ...

Post date: 24/02/2015 - 14:05

The geography education department study program at the Faculty of Social Sciences held a studium generale on Current Challenges of Development Planning in The Cities of The Global South by Dr. Sonia Roitman from the University of Queensland, Australia. This studium generale was attended by lecturers and students at the department.

In her lecture, Sonia highlighted the importance of planning. She included five considerations in development planning that is a belief that action now can... Read More ...