Yogyakarta (June 2021), Physics Education of Universitas Ahmad Dahlan (UAD) cooperated with University of Nueva Caceres (UNC) conducted an event. This event was conducted to strengthen the long cooperation between UAD and UNC. It was divided into four virtual conferences and conducted every Wednesday for a month.
UAD-UNC Cultural Exchange Program was conducted on 9th of June. It was followed by Education Technology Conferences conducted on 16 June. Then, Research Festival was conducted on 23th of June, and Community Extension program was conducted on 30th of June. The event was attended by around 200 participants including faculty members, head of the departments, lecturers, and students.
Dr. Dody Hartanto, M.Pd (Vice Dean of Faculty of Teacher Training and Education) as the representative of UAD and Dr. Fay Lea Patria M. Lauraya (The President of UNC) delivered opening speech. In the first day, Mark Philip Paderan, a representative from UNC who has visited UAD for several times, and 9 students of Physics Education introduced Indonesian Culture such as Indonesian traditional sports, traditional dance, and traditional food.
Furthermore, in the second day, two speakers from both parties were invited in Seminar on Best Practice on Campus Leadership. Dr. Widodo, M.Si as the representative of UAD presented “Campus Management in Pandemic Covid-19″. Angelica R. Cadag as the representative of UNC presented ‘Nurturing Mental Health in Resilient Educational Delivery of UNC”. The third day, fun discussion between UAD’s and UNS’ students on “How to Face Pandemic Era” was conducted.
In the last day, to open the conference, Eko Nursulityo, M.Pd. (The Head of Physics Education of UAD) presented “Virtual Teaching During The Pandemic”. It was followed by presentation delivered by Drs. Ishafit, M.Si. on “Remote Physics Laboratory (R-Phylab).”
The third speaker, Michel P.Basister described about “Online Courses Commonly Used by Students in the Philippine”. Closing the one month conference, Yudhiakto Pramudya, Ph.D. told about astronomy.