UNAIR NEWS – In order to make acquaintance with the parents or guardians of the freshmen, Secretary of UNAIR held an avent titled “Silaturahmi Pimpinan Universitas Airlangga dengan Orang Tua/Wali Mahasiswa Baru” in Airlangga Convention Center on Thursday, August 18.
There were at least more than 4,124 parents or guardians of UNAIR freshmen through SBMPTN, SNMPTN and Independent admission of non-Bidikmisi. The introduction of the university high rank officials with the parents was the first ever held. In the past, an event like this was held only with parents of Bidikmisi students.
“I never thought that there will be this many attending. And I am sure that the parents attending are extraordinary people,” said UNAIR Rector, Prof. Dr. M. Nasih, SE., MT., Ak., CA., CMA.
In his speech, Prof. Nasih expressed his gratitude to the students’ parents who spared their time for the event. Furthermore, Prof. Nasih also said his gratitude for their trust to UNAIR.
“We’d like to express our gratitude, for choosing UNAIR as your children’s education institution. Without your trust, we would be nothing,” said the professor of Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) UNAIR.
For their trust, Prof. Nasih ensured them that they had made a right choice to educate their children in UNAIR. “We’d like to ensure you that the choice to educate your children in UNAIR was the right one,” he said.
In the occasion, Prof. Nasih introduce UNAIR to the parents of students. He said that UNAIR is one of the oldest university in Indonesia and it is also the fourth best university in the country. He also introduced UNAIR motto “Excellence with Morality”.
“Your sons and daughters will get education in the best university in eastern Indonesia,” he said. “UNAIR motto is Excellence with Morality, it means that UNAIR students have intellectual and physical excellence but with good morality. It’s like having a German brain and Macca’s heart,” he added followed with applause.
“Once again we’d like to say congratulations and success for your children’s success being admitted in UNAIR,” said Prof. Nasih.
Author : Dilan Salsabila
Editor : Defrina Sukma S