FMIPA UNEJ Celebrates the 59th Anniversary of the University of Jember in 2023

The UNEJ FMIPA Academic Community also celebrated the 59th anniversary of the University of Jember in 2023. Almost all the competition agendas in the month of the UNEJ anniversary were attended by teaching staff, educational staff, students, and even dharma wanita persatuan FMIPA. Some of them were able to win the championship title, which was announced at the peak of the anniversary night last night. Dr. Ika Hesti Agustin, S.Si., M.Si., from the Mathematics Department won 3rd place in the Best Lecturer Performance category, and Novian Rico Saputra, a chemistry student, won 1st place in the Student Achievement category. The award plaque was handed over directly by the Rector of Jember University, Iwan Taruna.

In the category of Best Colloquium Presenter in the field of Science and Technology, 1st place was won by Dr. rer. nat. Fuad Bahrul Ulum, S.Si., M.Sc. from the Biology Department, FMIPA. This is the second time Fuad has achieved this achievement, after last year’s death he also received the Best Colloquium Presenter award. Meanwhile, in the sports category, FMIPA staff Sri Lestari, A.Md managed to win 3rd place in the women’s singles table tennis competition. The peak night of UNEJ’s 59th Anniversary with the theme Sustainability Progress for Heritage Indonesia was lively with various entertainment offerings.

Dean of FMIPA UNEJ Drs. Achmad Sjaifullah, M.Sc., Ph.D. Those who attended the peak night of the Anniversary seemed happy with the success of several FMIPA members. “Hopefully winning the award can motivate others to also be able to provide the best for the institution and of course the progress of our education,” he said. The Dean also said that the success of award winners was the result of perseverance in their respective fields.

Dr. Ika Hesti Agustin, S.Si., M.Si. and Dr. rer. nat. Fuad Bahrul Ulum, S.Si., M.Sc. are young lecturers who are focused on their fields, be it education, research or community service. Meanwhile, Novian Rico Saputra, a student from the Chemistry Department, has no doubts about his achievements, he won many awards within a year. His achievements can be seen on the student achievements page on the FMIPA UNEJ page.

In sports competitions, the FMIPA team takes part in almost everything that is competed. 3 on 3 Basketball, Futsal, Volleyball, Table Tennis, Badminton and Lawn Tennis. The FMIPA team has not achieved luck, only the women’s singles table tennis category can win the championship. “In a match, losing and winning is normal, team cohesion and participation in the event is the goal,” said the FMIPA UNEJ team official.