Attending the 40th Anniversary of UM Palembang, Haedar: A University Should Become a Medium to Build Characters and Brings Values of Development

Author : Pimpinan Pusat Muhammadiyah | Saturday, June 15, 2019 17:37 WIB

MUHAMMADIYAH.ID, PALEMBANG - General Chairman of the Central Board of Muhammadiyha Haedar Nashir attended and delivered a remark at the 40th Anniversary of Universitas Muhammadiyah Palembang (UM Palembang) on Saturday (15/6).

According to Haedar, UM Palembang located in the center of Palembang was due to the founders. The university is a place to build characters and noble Islamic morals as well as. Indeed, the UM Palembang brings development values.

“As other Muhammadiyah higher education institutions, noble values and intelligence of mastery of science, technology and knowledge are instilled,” declared Haedar.

At the 40th Anniversary, the Central Board of Muhammadiyah expected and believed that the UM Palembang can be a center of excellence contributing to this nation, particularly for people of Palembang, Sumatera Selatan.

“UM Palembang may bring plus values which benefit community and this nation since the existence of Muhammadiyah aims to educate this nation,” asserted Haedar.

Additionally, the anniversary commemoration was also attended by Chairperson of the Senate of UM Palmebang Abid Djazuli; Governor of Sumatera Selatan Herman Deru; Chairman of Muhammadiyah Regional Board of Sumatera Selatan Romli; Head of L2 Dikti Regional II Slamet Widodo; Head of Higher Education, Research, and Development (Diktilitbang) of the Central Board of Muhammadiyah Lyncolin Arsyad; Head of Kopertais of Refional VII Sirozi; and Deputy Mayor Fitrianti Agustinda.