FEB UB champions Brawijaya Olympiads 2018Faculty of Economics and Business Brawijaya University becomes general champion in Brawijaya Olympiads 2018. In the competition, the faculty's team got 12 golds, 3 silvers and 3 bronzes. The medals consist of two golds for athletics, one gold for band festival, one gold for comics, one gold for archery, three golds and two bronzes for martial arts, one gold one silver and one bronze for swimming, one silver for football, one gold for tae kwon do, one silver for tennis and two golds for table tennis.
Under Faculty of Economics and Business, the runner up position is achieved by Faculty of Administrative Science then followed by Faculty of Social and Political Science, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Animal Husbandry, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Faculty of Agricultural Technology, Vocational Program, Faculty of Culture Studies, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Computer Science, Faculty of Dentistry, Veterinary Faculty and UB Kediri.
In the award ceremony held on Thursday (14/Nov/2018) and attended by Brawijaya University Rector Prof. Dr. Ir. Nuhfil Hanani AR., MS, Head of Academics and Studentship Bureau Drs. Slamet Kusnady, M.Si. Head of Student Executive M. Nur Fauzan and Chief Executive of Brawijaya Olympiads 2018 Revin Yohannes Abraham.
"Brawijaya Olympiads which have been conducted until 18th times is a stepping stone for students to move forward in areas of arts and sports," said President of Student Executive Fauzan.
Head of Studentship Bureau Kusnadi mentione Brawijaya Olympiads' objective is providing opportunities for athlete regeneration in areas of sports and arts. By such pattern and model, continuity of exercise and art at Brawijaya Univeristy will keep going and achieved both national and international.
"Every two years, Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education organize a student event. In the first year, there is a National Sports Week and Student Art week in the second. When Brawijaya Olympiads is utilized as good as possible, then it's not impossible in regional even national level, Brawijaya University is the largest contributor of atheletes and delegates," said Kusnadi.
In the future, Brawijaya University Rector expected in sport and art area can reach international level. He expected such events as Brawijaya Olympiads is welcomed with an internationalization. The Rector exemplified martial arts which is now favored by countries worldwide.
"I hope Brawijaya Olympiads can be a means of control in diverse potentials to develo students' talents and interests. The future orientation is improving achievement," Rector added. [Afwega/Humas UB/trans. Denok]