Medan Area University held a student departure/release event for the independent learning campus - independent campus program on March 22, 2021, on the Zoom platform.
The leaders who attended the Rector of the University of Medan Area Prof. Dr. Dadan Ramdan, M.Eng., M.Sc., Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs Dr. Ir. Hj. Siti Mardiana, M.Si, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Dr. Ir. Dina Maizana, MT, Dean of the Faculty of Psychology, Dr. Risydah Fadilah, S.Psi, M.Psi, Ka. Study Program and Secretary. Prodi, campus teaching lecturers from UMA, and students who pass the teaching campus selection.
Before the event began, there was a speech representing students who passed the campus teaching Rinetty Siringoringo from the Faculty of Psychology said I was very grateful to the lecturers who supported us at this time from registration to completion of this campus teaching event. Honestly, I am very impressed with the support from the Lecturers to us who attend this Teaching Campus and let the support from the Lecturers and the Lecturers all become an encouragement for students to be able to follow this teaching campus well.
I also want to convey to my friends who are participating in the teaching campus congratulations for all of us for being the ambassadors for the first batch teaching campus in 2021 organized by the Ministry of Education and Culture, for me, this is a golden opportunity for students and let friends make this opportunity meaningful for we especially for elementary school students there.
Then it was continued by the Dean of the Faculty of Psychology, Dr. Risydah Fadilah, S.Psi, M.Psi, who said I would like to congratulate the younger students who have passed the Kemendikbud campus teaching program in 2021 which is the first batch. You are the chosen people who are ready to dedicate yourself to the country, then we also give appreciation and pride to our younger students who have passed this teaching campus, totaling 73 people.
The Teaching Campus is one of the programs launched by the Ministry of Education and Culture to support one of the eight MB-KM activities, namely teaching at schools. Students follow the initial and stage-by-stage selection processes until they have passed the selection last week and have received provisions from the Ministry of Education and Culture for a week of activities that will be carried out later, namely accompanying class teachers while teaching at school and assisting school administration and managerial tasks.
Especially to Medan Area University students who take part in the campus teaching program, we congratulate you for serving the country and protecting the good name of the alma mater.
Furthermore, the direction and direct release by the Rector of the University of Medan Area Prof. Dr. Dadan Ramdan, M.Eng., M.Sc. said I would like to congratulate the students who have passed so that they can be selected as participants in the campus teaching program in this first batch. Hopefully, in the future, there will be the next generation. The MB-KM program is one of them is teaching, it is hoped that this program will be followed by many students, not closed to students with educational study program backgrounds but for all because we have an obligation to teach.
At this time, all of these students were assigned by the government, in this case, the Ministry of Education and Culture, to teach in elementary schools whose accreditation C is not an easy job, especially teaching elementary schools, especially in this pandemic era.
Teaching is a very noble job, I believe that younger siblings can sincerely hold the mandate of this very noble work.
The number of students participating in the campus teaching program is 73 students including 59 psychology students, 1 science and technology student, 3 agriculture students, 3 students from ISIPOL, and 7 economics and business students.
As students, do not forget to maintain the good name of our campus which is known everywhere at home and abroad that UMA students are extraordinary students, they can compete with state universities, which you have to show that the younger siblings have very diamond ability, full of confidence and comes from a very large campus which is already well known for its high quality.
Furthermore, the Chancellor of the Medan Area University officially released UMA students to take part in the MB-KM teaching campus program on March 22, 2021.