A total of 3,623 students joint in Diponegoro University’s (Undip) Team II 2017/2018 Community Service Program (CSP) do their mission in 10 regencies of Central Java, and they participated in release ceremony on Tuesday (July 10, 2018) at Widya Puraya Square, Undip’s Tembalang Campus.
Undip Rector Prof. Yos Johan Utama in his speech said that students joint in CSP must be able to share inspiration, kindness, and examplary with local peopla. “You must be able to be Uswatun Khasanah (good model),” Rector said.
Rector added that while undergoing CSP, students need to make high-quality programs and added-values activities. “Students joint-in-CSP does not only make products labelling and packaging, but they have to give technology inspiring,” he said.
Meanwhile, Chairman of Undip’s P2KKN Dr.Edy Prasetyo explained that CSP is an educational method by giving students an experiential learning to make interaction with off-campus people and can directly identify peoples’ problems and assist them to solve problems of rural development in CSP areas,” he said.
“Undip’s CSP for Team II 2017/2018 will have been undergoing for 42 days, from July 10, 2018 to August 20, 2018, and involved 102 CSP lecturers and 10 coordinating lecturers,” he said.*