With a mission to breathe life back into the scorched slopes of Mount Lawu in Magetan, students from the undergraduate Forestry program and Vocational College at UGM, class of 2022, embarked on a remarkable tree-planting endeavor, introducing 6,000 seedlings to the region.
The UGM Council of Professors once again convened for their monthly intellectual rendezvous, “Pemikiran Bulaksumur #29,” unfurling insights on the theme “Future President’s Challenges: Maritime and Sovereignty.” In this virtual gathering on Wednesday (Dec.
Nezar Patria, the Deputy Minister of Communication and Information Technology, enthusiastically endorses research and studies probing the ethical dimensions of deploying artificial intelligence (AI) in industrial and educational domains. This resonates with the minister’s recently introduced policy, unveiling ethical guidelines for AI application in the public sector, a strategic move to ensure AI’s secure and […].
The Department of Archaeology at the UGM Faculty of Cultural Sciences has partnered with Leiden University’s Faculty of Humanities, introducing the first-ever double-degree program in heritage studies for the UGM Master’s Program in Archaeology. Set to commence in the initial semester of the 2024/2025 academic year, this collaborative venture is a significant milestone in Indonesia’s […].
The haunting tragedies of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 ignited global discussions on the use of nuclear weapons.
The recurring Rohingya refugee crisis is a conundrum bound by international norms and laws, with the refugee convention standing as a binding regulation for countries that have ratified it, necessitating the acceptance of refugees. Although Indonesia hasn’t ratified this convention, its commitment to various human rights agreements, including those against torture, places a quasi-obligation on […].
In a Thursday (Dec. 21) ceremony, Dr. Ahmad Rifa’i was formally appointed professor in the specialized realm of soil mechanics at the UGM Faculty of Engineering. With a speech titled “Soil Mechanics for Accelerating Sustainable Infrastructure Development,” Professor Rifa’i marked this significant milestone.
Dr. Aris Haryanto, a distinguished educator at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), was formally bestowed with a professorship in biochemistry. The inauguration ceremony unfolded on Thursday (Dec.
In a bold move towards sustainable innovation, the UGM Faculty of Engineering researchers have breathed new life into low-calorie coal from Peranap, Riau. With coal production soaring to 627.24 million tons in November 2023, a surge in supply prompts the government to consider exporting amidst declining market prices.
The Brebes Livestock and Animal Health Office is making significant strides in advancing the cultivation of Jabres cattle. In collaboration with the UGM Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and PT Indo Prima Beef, the office has successfully produced high-quality Jabres cattle.
The UGM Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (FMIPA) is set to join forces with the Army Research and Development Agency (Dislitbang TNI AD) to advance innovative military detection tools. The commitment to this partnership was unveiled during a meeting between Professor Kuwat Triyana, the Dean of FMIPA, and the young researchers from Dislitbang TNI […].
On the occasion of Universitas Gadjah Mada’s (UGM) 74th anniversary on Dec.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) inaugurated 108 accomplished officials from diverse work units on a momentous Wednesday (Dec.
The persistent issue of land conflicts, an enduring struggle with seemingly no resolution in sight, continues to cast its shadow across various corners of the archipelago. The discord over land rights, typically ensnaring indigenous communities in tussles with corporations, persists with disheartening regularity.
Whether pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate studies, students at Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) extend their academic pursuits beyond the lecture halls and research labs. Their daily lives unfold within the confines of the campus and the residential tapestry of neighboring communities. Consequently, the active involvement of residents becomes pivotal in observing and guiding student behavior, ensuring […].
Profound sorrow envelops Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) as it bids farewell to one of its luminaries, Professor Wahyudi Budi Sediawan, from the Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering. The academic community mourns his passing on Sunday, Dec.
UGM, in tandem with state-owned enterprises (BUMN), hosted the BUMN Internship Fair 2023, spanning two days on Dec.
AAGN Ari Dwipayana, the Secretary-General of the UGM Alumni Family (KAGAMA), rallied association members to collaborate with stakeholders to address national issues, particularly those intertwined with sustainability.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) has forged a robust alliance with GoTo and TikTok to orchestrate a symphony of educational, research, and community service endeavors. These three influential entities have harmoniously agreed to nurture the nation’s most brilliant minds, transforming them into digital talents ready to shine globally.
In a significant stride toward environmental and community well-being, the Rector of Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Professor Ova Emilia, and the Head of the Geospatial Information Agency (BIG), Professor Muh Aris Marfai, inked a collaboration agreement on Geospatial Management for Parangtritis on Friday (Dec.
Museums have long been relegated to the role of mere custodians of historical artifacts and information.
The Center for Digital Society (CfDS) at UGM joined forces with Traveloka to delve into the pressing need to revitalize the tourism sector through digital innovation. The discourse, presented as part of the DigiTalk #60 event, boasted a panel of speakers, including Muhammad Sidiq Wicaksono (lecturer in Tourism Business, UGM Vocational College), Widyasari Listyowulan (Vice […].
The esteemed Director of Human Resources at UGM, Dr. Suadi, is very soon poised to deliver his inaugural speech as a professor.
The revelation surprised Djoko Walujo Wimboprasetyo–in the last two years, he discovered that the “Sesanti Gadjah Mada,” a composition he crafted decades ago, has become a staple at various UGM events. This includes the solemnity of bachelor’s degree graduations and the ceremonies of professorial inaugurations. Djoko, who composed the piece during his tenure as a […].
In a momentous ceremony on Thursday (Dec. 14), Dr. Enny Nurbaningsih, a luminary from the UGM Faculty of Law and a distinguished member of the Constitutional Court of Indonesia, was officially inaugurated as a law professor. The occasion was graced by her insightful inaugural speech titled “Paradigmatic Legislative Planning in Achieving the Vision of Indonesia […].
The curtains have closed on the third batch of the Merdeka Student Exchange Program (PMM) at UGM. Amidst a tapestry of diverse stories, a noteworthy narrative emerges from two PMM groups, Malioboro and Parangkusumo, who immersed themselves in the rich experiences of the Nusantara module activities.
In a dynamic session in Yogyakarta on Tuesday (Dec. 12), Tempo Scan Group engaged in talks with Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), exploring potential collaboration opportunities. The meeting brought together key figures, including the President Commissioner, Handojo S Muljadi, and the President Director of Tempo Scan Group, I Made Dharma Wijaya, alongside prominent UGM representatives, such […].
From Dec. 6 to 9, a transformative training session on diversity and peace unfolded at D’Senopati Hotel Yogyakarta, engaging 35 pastors from the Indonesian Protestant Church in Western Indonesia (GPIB). The training, orchestrated by the Indonesian Consortium for Religious Studies (ICRS) at Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), aimed to enrich the spiritual leaders in various facets […].
Annang Giri Moelyo, MD, has triumphed in his doctoral journey at the UGM Faculty of Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing, showcasing the pivotal role of Indonesia’s national growth curve in precisely assessing the impact of early childhood stunting on cognitive function in adolescents and young adults.
The Rector of Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) orchestrated the signing of three pivotal memoranda of understanding on Wednesday (Dec.