Total of 69 students University of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM) became the participants of workshop The Program of Student Creativity Written Idea (PKM-GT), Saturday (17/1) at Aula BAU UMM. Workshop that held by Unit of Student Activity (UKM) Forum of Scientific Discussion (FDI) UMM took a theme “Libur Telah Tiba, Saatnya Untuk Berkarya” because it was held when holiday after final exam (UAS).
Alumni of FDI UMM Husamah who was as the speaker in this workshop said taking this theme of workshop was accidentally to poke the students. “Usually in holiday period students are busy by back to hometown, vacation, and took rest,” Husamah said.
For Husamah, creative people actually take the advantage of holiday period to work. Therefore, when as student Husamah who as lecturer Faculty of Theacher Training and Education (FKIP) UMM always got achievement during holiday period.
“Take the advantage of this workshop as well as for all participants, because creative people are not going to stop working even in holiday like this,” said Husamah.
While the Chief of FDI UMM Rajih Arraki in his speech said, with this workshop he committed to return and iimprove UMM achievement. He assessed, UMM in last few years very productive in the field of PKM-GT and decreased in 2014.
“Last Year there were only two teams from UMM who passed in the field of PKM-GT, but not until PIMNAS (Pekan Ilmiah Mahasiswa Nasional/ national student science week),” said Rajih.
“UMM has more 28 thousand active student, it is great potential if it always to be explored their interests and abilities,” he said.(zul/han/t_zuh)