IRPRESUNIV.ORG, CIKARANG ̶ Tuesday (3/7), The International Relations Study Program of President University conducted an event which is NGOMPOLS or "Ngomongin Politik dan Sosial" with the theme "Addressing Extremism, Terrorism, and Radicalism in Youth Generation: Refining our Characters and Perspectives". The goal of the event is to present a fascinating political and social discussion. The moderator of the discussion group was Mr. Riski M. Baskoro, S.Sos., MA. The event was held in Charles Himawan Auditorium President University delivered by Mr. I Gusti Bagus Dharma Agastia, M. Sc., and Mr. Gratianus Prikasetya Putra, SH, MH
The event started by the moderator who guided the event and then continued with the presentation of the two speakers discussing about the acts of terrorism as well as the radicalism that is rife happening at this time especially in Indonesia. This event is aimed to open the minds and insights of the students about the importance of awareness of the many cases such as acts of terror that aims to divide the nation of Indonesia so that many cause prolonged conflict. Students are also free to voice and express their opinions during the event. The event was not only attended by students from International Relations study program but also from other studies such as communication and also a few community and club at President University.
The students showed a lot of enthusiasm during the event, most of the participant actively both asking questions and voicing opinions and both the moderator and the speaker was given tokens of appreciation. Then the event was ended by a photo session with the participants.
By: Teuku Idham Siddiq (IR 2017)