October 15, 2019. STIE IEU SURABAYA HELD A NATIONAL SEMINAR "BUILDING CAMPUS INTEGRITY IN THE ERA OF 4.0: HUMAN SYSTEM AND LEADERSHIP"
The program, a Seminar of Integrity, featured a sole Speaker, Ryan Herviansyah Utama, SE.Ak. M.Sc. CHRMP. as one of KPK (Indonesia's Corruption Eradication Commission) alumni, and the initiator of integrity development. Located at Jl. Dukuh Kupang No.157B, Pakis, Kec. Sawahan, SBY City, East Java, Dr. Oscarius Y. A. Wijaya, M.H., M.M. as the Chancellor of the STIE IEU Surabaya presented his opening speech at the event. The seminar was held to prevent any corruption tendencies as early as possible, starting from introducing integrity concept to college students.
Campus, a learning medium for the next generation of Indonesians, is encouraged to uphold integrity values, which include honesty, sincerity, as well as a strong-and-bold character. In accordance with the recent development dynamics in the country, a campus should internalize the values of integrity well. Three strategies --strategic thinking, strategic action, strategic learning-- are required in developing such values. The seminar was attended by hundreds of students and educational figures from various universities in Surabaya, including, 1). Univ 45: Dr.Ir. Achmad Daengs GS., SE., MM, CPPM; 2). Perbanas: Chancellor Dr. Yudi Sutarso; 3). The Sages Institutes: Mr. Puguh; 4). ASMI: Ramon Syahrial, SP., MM.; 5). Univ. Wijaya Putra: Chancellor Budi Endarto, SH., M.Hum.; and 6). Chancellor of STKIP Bina Insan Mandiri: Dr. Asykuri, M.Pd.
Ryan Herviansyah Utama, the speaker, discussed in detail about corruption, corruptors, as well as ways to strengthen prevention programs which must be realized by heads of local governments, heads of state-owned bodies, and private companies. They have to be aware of the surrounding people's characters, whether they are prone to be corrupt or not.
According to Ryan Herviansyah, these latent characters could be uncovered very early, "And that was my duty at the KPK, discussing with and aiding the heads of regional government if necessary, basically how to perceive and understand the human's corruptive tendency," as he explained in front of the audience.
OCTOBER 7th, THE ANNUAL PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION OF STIE IEU SURABAYA STUDENT COUNCIL (2019-2020)
After a long period of vacuum, on Monday, October 7 2019, the election of student council president for period 2019-2020 was held in the Auditorium of STIE IEU Surabaya. Four pairs of candidates for president and vice president were introduced to the audience, and were given opportunities to promote their respective vision, mission, and programs toward students of IEU Surabaya.
The students participated in the election of the Student Council chairman with great enthusiasm, as apparent from the Auditorium on the 4th floor which was filled to the brim with students of STIE IEU Surabaya. The elected pair consisted of Tomi Ninu Tnunay and Adelia Gita Safitri and both of them had been students of the Management Program, class of 2018.
The MyDel (Tomy and Adel) candidates proposed a very compelling set of programs including English Club, English Day, Business Seminar, Intensive English, Sport & Art contests, and so on. Several lecturers of the undergraduate and graduate programs also attended The Election Day.
In his remarks, Joshua Jeffrey Kurniawan, MM, MBA as the Vice Chief in Student Affairs, expressed his appreciation for the enthusiasm in democratic process exhibited by students of STIE IEU Surabaya through the introduction of four candidate-pairs. He sincerely expected the elected pair, whoever they would be, to manage the rivalry which might arise in the election, to be able to cross “the gap” and to collaborate with everyone amicably regardless of their votes. Once the election concluded, there would be no winners or losers, no more rivalry between this and that camps, because 'There is only one true winner, us, STIE IEU Surabaya.'
In conclusion of the election of the new Student Council members, it is hoped that newly elected student council, through their programs, are able to elevate the image of STIE IEU Surabaya in the global world, and to change STIE IEU Surabaya for the better.
OCTOBER 2nd, 2019. BATIK: INDONESIA'S CULTURAL HERITAGE FOR THE WORLD
Exactly on October 2, 2009, UNESCO had officially inscribed batik on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity under the Oral Traditions & Expressions clause of the Indonesian. With continuous advance of the fashion, batik is no longer reserved only for the older generation.
Nowadays, the millennial generation begin to view batik as a signature accent of everyday apparels instead of a mere dress code in wedding receptions or other formal events. Various parties, from office workers, entrepreneurs, and even students, have grown accustomed to batik clothes. Batik eventually becomes one of the archipelago fabrics to be proud of. Ten years later, on October 2nd 2019, all lecturers and staff of STIE IEU Surabaya wore their best batik clothes to office, in commemoration of Batik Day.
According to Dr. Suharto, MM, the Director of Postgraduate Program in STIE IEU Surabaya, batik commands a great respect as the world cultural heritage. He also added that the name batik was coined from the terms 'ngembat' and 'dot.' These two words mean ‘melontarkan titik” (loosely translates into “throwing dots/points”). It implies that the making of batik is an activity of throwing point in a piecemeal fashion on top of a plain cloth.
AUGUST 26th, 2019. STUDENTS' ORIENTATION DAY OF STIE IEU - BATCH 2019-2020
This year's Orientation Day was held in Taman Dayu, Pandaan in August 26-28, 2019 with the theme 'Breakthrough Beyond the Limit'. It is expected that the new students can solve the problems with all of the limitations they face. Around 80 new students from 2019-2020 joined with lecturers and staffs of STIE IEU Surabaya.
The orientation day was opened by the Head of STIE IEU Surabaya, Mr. Dr. Oscarius Yudhi Ari Wijaya, MH., MM. In his speech, he advised that in this event there would be no 'hazing' activities for the new students, they also were introduced some insights about nationality and should continue to increase togetherness by always supporting one another.
This activity must be attended by all new students of STIE IEU Surabaya to get to know the campus environment and another purpose is to strengthen the fraternity among the students in STIE IEU Surabaya and also the staff and lecturers.
JULY 27th, 2019. GRADUATION CEREMONY OF STIE IEU SURABAYA
In Bukit Darmo Golf Surabaya, STIE IEU Surabaya held Graduation Ceremony for the Management Study Program. Besides graduates and family, the graduation ceremony was attended by the chairman and the Senates, lecturers and also academic staffs of STIE IEU Surabaya.
On this occasion, the Head of STIE IEU Surabaya, DR. Oscarius Yudhi Ariwijaya, MH., MM conveyed some points to the graduates that don't give up and learn from the mistakes, be confident with yourself and your dreams, do the good thing to the other people and finally money will follow you. On the same occasion, the chairman also conveyed gratitude and appreciation to the educators for their totality and commitment in teaching and facilitating the students.
JULY 9th, 2019. IEU FIELDTRIP 2019
150 students of STIE IEU Surabaya visited PT. Charoen Pokphand Indonesia on Jalan Ngoro Industri, Mojokerto as IEU Fieldtrip 2019. In this program, the students were divided into 3 big groups to have the factory visits on 9, 16, and 13 July 2019. PT. Charoen Pokphand generously provided a big bus for each trip to accommodate the students.
It is hoped that this fieldtrip program can enrich the students’ knowledge of food production, especially the famous chicken nuggets and sausages produced by the company. The persons in charge of the company were very helpful to escort the students observing the factory to study the process of production until packaging.
PT. Charoen Pokphand Indonesia is a business leader of frozen food in Indonesia with the commitment of producing high quality products under the license of MUI for Halal products and BPOM with the certificate of ISO 9001 of 2008 version and HACCP of CODEX version.
MAY 2nd, 2019. IEU STUDY TOUR 2019
20 students majoring Accounting and Management accompanied by lecturers of STIE IEU Surabaya visited Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore on 2-9 May 2019 in a program of IEU Study Tour 2019. Students and lecturers had an opportunity to observe and experience the learning process there about economics, business, entrepreneurship, and technology as well.
In this opportunity, students could join Innova Workshop by Mr. Ng Shin Leong in Temasek Polytechnic, as he tought how to be a smart entrepreneur and invent new products in teamwork activities to achieve a certain goal.
DECEMBER 13rd, 2019. SHARING LOVE THROUGH ELDERLY SOCIAL SERVICES AT THE CATHOLIC CHURCH "KELAHIRAN SANTA PERAWAN MARIA," KEPANJEN SURABAYA
Surabaya, 13 December 2019: Management- and Accounting-major Students of IEU School of Economics (hereinafter "STIE IEU") Surabaya held community service at the Catholic Church "Kelahiran Santa Perawan Maria" Surabaya on Friday, 13 December 2019.
The event was themed "Building a Warm Togetherness with Resilient Seniors." Prior to this event, the Student Council (hereinafter "the stuco") of STIE IEU initiated a fundraising activity within the vicinity of STIE IEU Surabaya (donations come from the lecturers, staff, and the stuco members). The donations are then allocated for charity funds, preparing meals, gifts & giveaways, and other necessities.
The Chief of LPPM division in STIE IEU, Christine Wahyuniwati Wahyudi, MBA., and several IEU lecturers attended the event personally. The reps of STIE IEU was greeted with a warm welcome, courtesy by the officials of the orphanage. STIE IEU reps also had the chance of interacting and mingling with the elder people who participated in the Community Service activity.
Next, a joint gymnastic session was in order. The elders followed the coaching of Mr. Charles, one of the visiting lecturers, with the support of stuco members. This was followed with an opportunity for the participating grandmas and grandpas to share their personal stories with everyone. The whole event was concluded with a lunch session where the elders could enjoy the meals prepared by STIE IEU reps.
"Overall, the event progressed smoothly from the beginning to the end. Everything went accordingly, as per our initial expectation of this community service agenda," remarked The Chief of LPPM, Christine Wahyuniwati Wahyudi, MBA.
APRIL 9th, 2020. GUIDELINES FOR MEDICAL WORKERS AND COMMUNITIES TO FACE COVID-19
The Task Force for the Acceleration of Covid-19 Handling issued Covid-19 Quick Handling Guidelines for Medical Workers and the Community in Indonesia today, Tuesday (3/24).
This guideline was issued to provide guidance to health workers and the general public in preventing and handling COVID-19 cases.
JULY 26th 2020. STUDENTS OF POST GRADUATE STIE IEU SURABAYA REPRESENTS INDONESIA IN THE INTERNATIONAL MISS POLO EVENT
The Miss Polo Indonesia 2020 beauty contest has reached its final point by placing Mariani Christina Djagakota as the first winner. Thus, said by Ayu Jasmine as the National Director of Miss Polo Indonesia the first winner is entitled to compete in the Miss Polo International event which will be held in February 2021.
"Today's agenda, thank God we have completed the Miss Polo Indonesia 2020 election," Ayu Jasmine said when met at the Ambhara Hotel, Kebayoran Baru, South Jakarta, Saturday (07/18/2020). "The winner will represent Indonesia in Bali in the Miss Polo International event," he continued.
Besides Mariani Christina Djagakota, who has the right to compete in the international event, there are four other beautiful women who are also ready to compete in the international event representing Indonesia. "Diva Aura Amelia's first runner up, second runner up Raden Salsa Pramundita, third runner-up Hervina Adhanita and fourth runner up Larasati Dwi Octavia," said Ayu Jasmine.
The woman who also holds Miss Tourism World Indonesia 2019 said that the other 4 winners will also have the opportunity to compete in international beauty contests.
Currently Mariani Christina Djagakota is listed as an active student in the Postgraduate Masters in Management at STIE IEU Surabaya. The Rector of STIE IEU Surabaya Dr. Oscarius Yudhi Ari Wijaya, MM.MH is proud of the achievements of one of his students who will represent Indonesia on the international stage. (Article reported by Tribunnews.com)
JULY 26th 2020. IEU WEBINAR: “HOW GENERATION Z WILL CHANGE THE BUSINESS WORLD?”
“Generation Z Changes the Business World” is a Webinar that was conducted on Friday, 25th September 2020 by STIE IEU Surabaya with the theme “How Generation Z Will Change the Business World?” The speaker of this Webinar was IEU Board Chairman, Dr. Patrick Khor. Before the Webinar began, there was a brief introduction from Mr. Edward Angstrong, PhD to the participants. This webinar was officially opened by Rector of STIE IEU Surabaya, Dr. Oscarius Yudhi Ari Wijaya, MH., MM., CLI. The participants of this webinar are the lecturers, staffs and also the undergraduate and post graduate students of STIE IEU Surabaya.
In his opening speech, Rector of STIE IEU Surabaya, Dr. Oscarius Y. A. Wijaya, MH., MM., CLI said that right now the young generations, especially generation Z facing the some challenges in building business in the world. One of the challenges is how generation Z changes the business into digital platform. It could be hard and it could be easy. For the ones that have supporting facilities, it could be easy. Otherwise, it could be hard for the ones that have no supporting facilities. He also said that many Z generations right now are already using digital platform like, Tik-Tok App, Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. They are familiar with these applications. However, mostly Z generations were not able using those applications for business interest. Frankly, by having capability in using those applications, they are able to build their digital business. They can change their business from manual into online market or digital market. That means they are encouraged to be creative.
In the same opportunity, IEU Board Chairman, Dr. Patrick Khor conveyed his materials presentation about How Generation Z Will Change the Business World. The speaker of this Webinar was IEU Board Chairman, Dr. Patrick Khor. He said that this theme was pivotal to be discussed. Why is it important? It is because the world is facing crisis right now. He said that the world is facing crisis and uncertainty right now. The world is facing global recession 2019-2020. And it might be happening in the upcoming days. Many businesses in the world are bankrupt due to Corona virus pandemic. This is an inevitable disaster. The crisis may come from Asia, East, and West. However, in this difficult situation, there is an opportunity. He called it Golden opportunity for the Z generation. This Golden opportunity must be used by Z generations well. The Z generations must use this Golden opportunity wisely.
He also said that Digital-Connected Generation Z is openness, freedom, collaboration, innovation, fun, and integrity. So, the students of STIE IEU Surabaya must be able to come with their ideas to create something. Something that is important and beneficial for his or her future and other people. Before ending his presentation, Dr. Patrick Khor also said that IEU wants to build the new generations of Indonesia. (Surabaya, 25th September 2020).