• Press Clippings Edition

    24 Jun 2014

    Fulbrighter Fitryanti Pakiding: Saving Turtles Helping People

    Fitry is one of nine winners of the prestigious 2014 annual Whitley Awards, the so-called Green Oscars, which recognize conservation leaders across the globe. The 41-year-old lecturer and researcher won for leading work protecting the largest remaining aggregation of leatherback turtles in the Pacific, on Jamursba Medi and Wermon beaches, and for empowering a community… Read More..

    16 Jun 2014

    Fulbrighter as Moderator of the first Presidential debate

    Law expert Zaenal Arifin Mochtar was the moderator of the first Presidential debate taking place in Jakarta on June 9, 2014 broadcasted nationwide by almost all TV stations in Indonesia including MetroTV, TV One, and Berita Satu. Presidential candidate pairs Joko “Jokowi” Widodo-Jusuf Kalla and Prabowo Subianto-Hatta Rajasa shared their insights into democracy during the.. Read More..

    22 May 2014

    1826 – A novel by Nelly Martin

    This story will take you to the journey of love and life. Coming from a decent yet simple family, Kelly, a strong-willed girl, had tried every possible way to make one of her dreams come true. That was to study overseas. Days and nights were about her struggles to escalate her TOEFL and GRE scores,.. Read More..

    22 Apr 2014

    Hasjim Djalal – An accomplished diplomat

    by Donny Syofyan, the Jakarta Post, April 21 2014 While Hasjim Djalal may not have the popular recognition achieved by Indonesia’s other top diplomats, the West Sumatran-born man played a critical role in establishing the nation’s territorial rights at sea. Along with Mochtar Kusumaatmadja, who served as foreign minister and law minister under Soeharto, Hasjim.. Read More..

    17 Apr 2014

    Pattern and Root of Corruption

    Analysis of corruption often inadequate because of too much emphasis on the corrupt individual. In truth, corruption does not emerge incidentally or randomly; as the corrupts are part of network in a pattern consisting PACM (Principal-Agent-Client-Middlemen). Therefore any corrupt individual is working systematically with his/her network, and it can be reconstructed who are involved. This.. Read More..

    27 Feb 2014

    “After the Tsunami” film screening at ICAIOS office in Banda Aceh

    “After the Tsunami” will be screened at the office of the International Centre for Aceh and Indian Ocean Studies (ICAIOS) at Syiah Kuala University campus in Darussalam, Banda Aceh on March 5th, 2014 at 3 p.m. It is a 30-minute documentary film that tells the story of Aceh graduate students who came to US universities.. Read More..

    10 May 2013

    Obsesi ‘profesor dangdut’ Amerika

    Andrew Weintraub, pengajar pada departemen musik etnik di Universitas Pittsburgh, Amerika Serikat, mulai mengajarkan dangdut setelah mendapat kesempatan meneliti dan kemudian menulis disertasi tentang jenis musik melayu ini. Pertama datang ke Indonesia tahun 1984, Weintraub mendapat beasiswa untuk meneliti musik sunda dan wayang purwa untuk studi tingkat master. Pada studi doktoralnya, Weintraub kembali ke Indonesia.. Read More..


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