In order to continue to glue the ties , alumni of the Department of Politics and Government ( JPP ) met each other in the Faculty Alumni Gathering Alumni and Syawalan Government on Sunday (1 /9) . Housed in the Faculty Hall , the event was attended by approximately 300 alumni and outside of DIY DIY .
Dra. Sri Djoharwinarlien , SU , Director of Development and Alumni Network JPP UGM , stating that a similar event is an effort to remember and foster pride in the alma mater . " I want to form a self - belonging alumni , to appreciate alma mater and has a sense of pride , " said Lien , familiar greeting .
Previously , a similar event in fact frequently held but only just get-togethers . Lien hope the meeting with the alumni can continue to run . Therefore, this alumni gathering at the same time a moment of formation of a national stewardship . Thus , JPP UGM alumni organization can develop other programs .
According to Lien , activities JPP UGM alumni associations have both academic and non-academic purposes . Academic goals required to improve understanding of the latest political situation . This form of academic activities eg seminars , workshops , discussions , congress , to research .
While the nonacademic goals focused on social or religious activities , including helping alumni trouble . " Not all the alumni to be successful . Those who are not able to give us help, "said Lien .
Also attending the event , Prof. Rector . Dr. . Pratikno , M.Soc.Sc. , who is also an alumni of the first JPP UGM still called the Department of Administration . Pratikno and JPP Chairman , Prof. . Dr. . Purwo Santoso , MA , also gave a speech in the ceremony .
The event was held smoothly with getting a positive response from all the alumni in attendance . They were happy to be reunited with his fellow mates alma mater . Full support is also given to the development of the alumni of alumni programs further . " We can not do anything without the help of alumni . We hope to obtain input and alumni organizations can develop , "said Lien .