16th -18th November 2015, located at Univesitas Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM), international students team of Universitas Ahmad Dahlan won the second place on “Promosi Indonesia Video Competition” in International Student Summit 2015. This event was held by State Ministry of Research and Technology of Indonesia and UMM. Team of UAD consist of Liana Snytzar (Ukraine), Ali Abdulraoof Taha Al-Maktari (Yemen) and Feng Yangming (China). This event is an annual event which is participated by almost all of universities in Java Island.
In this chance, one of the competitions was video making titled “Promosi Indonesia”. There are three big themes are provided, those are tourism in Indonesian, Indonesian culture, and Indonesian language. UAD made video about Indonesian culture titled “Jogja Sangat Istimewa” and took location around Yogyakarta such as Keraton, Malioboro and Makam Raja Kotagede. This video won the second place.
“We didn’t expect to win the competition, because we do not have much time to prepare anything. We only spent a log day under hard rain to make this video, however since all the team did all out we could finish on time. In addition, winning this competition is like special grant for us” Said Ruslinah (A staff of international office UAD)
She added, “Nothing is impossible, thank you all. Yes we did”.