UNAIR NEWS – BEM of Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) Universitas Airlangga in collaboration with the Muslim Student Intellectuals Congregation (JIMM) and Chemical Student Association (HIMAKI) UNAIR held a series of events titled “Echoes of Ramadhan FST 2018 “. The event on Thursday and Wednesday, May 17 and 23 was themed “FST Shares”. It was not only aimed to enliven the holy month of Ramadan, these activities were means to improve social awareness to others.
There were two activities, charity event at the Rhoudotul Jannah Orphanage and iftar event at FST.
There were 30 orphans from various levels of education, from elementary schools (SD), to senior high schools. They were not only given the insight on religion, but also motivation. The event was ended by iftar event and gift distribution to the orphans.
“We gave more than an Islamic education and teaching the Quran. We motivated them to make achievements. There were also some games to make it interesting, ” said Fahmi.
In the second activity, iftar event was held at FST. There were over 170 people attending. Vice Dean I Faculty of Science and Technology Dr. Hartati, M.Si., also attended the event. There was a sermon and dhikr to face the final exams as the opening.
“Not only takjil and iftar food. There was also a sermon by Ustadz Arif Wibowo before eating together. There was also banjari performances from JIMM, “said Fahmi.
Fahmi added, hopefully the event can be useful and create an awareness in the university. The event was a success therefore it was expected to initiate a similar event in the following years. (*)
Author: Hilmi Putra Pradana
Editor: Feri Fenoria Rifai