DIRECTOR & FOUNDER OF STIKOM THE LONDON SCHOOL OF PUBLIC RELATIONS JAKARTA WAS ELECTED AS THE PRESIDENT OF PERHUMAS
Jakarta- June 17,2011. Director and Founder of STIKOM The London School of Public Relations-Jakarta (LSPR), Prita Kemal Gani, MBA, MCIPR, APR was elected as the Chairman of Perhumas-Public Relations Society of Indonesia for the period 2011-2014. The election took place at the Sultan Hotel, Jakarta, Thursday night it was attended by the Board of Members, the Executive Board and Honorary Board of Perhumas.
The candidates for this year election were Prita Kemal Gani, MBA, MCIPR, APR (UK) from The London School of Public Relations, Heri Rakhmadi of Bamboedoea Communications and a member of the Supervisory Board of LKBN ANTARA and Halim. M CEO- Halma Strategic. It was also recorded that Ms. Prita was the first woman Chairperson elected over the last 39 years of Perhumas existence.
“I love the profession of Public Relations (PR), London School of Public Relations-Jakarta became a manifestation of my love to the world of PR. LSPR has produced more than 10,000 alumni who have been a PR professionals in various institutions within and outside the country”, said Prita who completed her PR studies at London City College of Management Studies, UK.
Prita Kemal Gani is the founder and director of STIKOM The London School of Public Relations Jakarta. STIKOM LSPR was established due to her great concern over the lack of availability of PR professionals who are ready-made in Indonesia. Her passion to the world of education also brought her to numerous awards from various institutions, among others: Outstanding Entrepreneur Award 2009 given by Enterprise Asia which has a program to provide a regional award for best entrepreneur in Asia Pacific, Award of Perhumas in the education category in 2006 and also Best Practice in Public Relations and Communications Profession by the Institute of Public Relations Malaysia (IPRM).
STIKOM The London School of Public Relations – Jakarta is a national private communication school with 5 concentrations Mass Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Advertising and Performing Arts Communication. It was established on July 1, 1992 “As the Best Communication School in Indonesia”, STIKOM The London School of Public Relations-Jakarta has graduated approximately 10,970 students who are ready to compete globally in the real world of communication industry.
Public Relations Society of Indonesia – PERHUMAS is the professional organization of practitioners of Public Relations and Communications in Indonesia, it was established on December 15, 1972. PERHUMAS has been officially recorded in DEPDAGRI as the national public relations organizations in Indonesia and the International Public Relations Association IPRA based in London. PERHUMAS aimed at improving professional skills, broaden and deepen their knowledge, enhance networks and exchange of experiences among members and allied organizations in and abroad. PERHUMAS participate in the birth of ASEAN Federation Of Public Relations Organization (FAPRO) on December 17, 1977 in Kuala Lumpur. Organizers of ASEAN Public Relations Congress in Jakarta in 1981, and the latest was the acceptance of PERHUMAS on the forum for Corporate Governance in Indonesia (FCGI) in 2002 the celebration of Three Decades PERHUMAS 2002.
STIKOM The London School of Public Relations Jakarta TEATRO CLUB proudly presents the 11th production “entitled ”WICKED” for the next 4 amazing days at Prof.Djajusman Auditorium and Performance Hall will be ttransformed to a magical land of Emerald City. The show will starts at 7.00 pm from 16-19 June 2011 everyone can witness the musical magic and breathtaking experience of the untold story of the Wizard of OZ.
WICKED by LSPR TEATRO will bring beautiful songs such as No One Mourns the Wicked, Dear old Shiz, Wizard and I, What is This feeling, Dancing Through Life, Popular, I’m Not That Girl, One Short Day, Defying Gravity and many more with music re-arrangement by Mr. Josef Radel Lopez. “We choose WICKED as our 11th production to challenge ourselves to perform such technically-rich musical in LSPR TEATRO special way without any sling on our stage. This is our interpretation of WICKED which will surely be amazing as the original one.”, said Renata Tirta the Executive Producer.
London School Radio promoted new single from SELF band, as the new comer in music industry. SELF Band performed live at London School Radio station, campus B STIKOM-LSPR last Tuesday, 7 June 2011 started from 12.00-13.00. They chose SELF as a name, literally because it means our self; created their very own works and be honest in producing music. London School Radio will invite a lot more musicians and singers to promote their singles and to get to know more about their music and personalities.
Last 22nd of May 2011, STIKOM The London School of Public Relations was announced to be the Runner Up of United Asian Debating Championship 2011 EFL in Macau. The LSPR debate team that managed to ranked 2nd placed were Airin Tirtayadi, Nadia Meuthia Ramadhani, and Christin Berlina. The United Asian Debating Championship or known as UADC is usually held in different countries in Asia each year, last year was conducted in Bangkok, while this year UADC 2011 was held in Macau. In this tournament, London School team debated against universities from countries like Philippines, Korea, China and Japan, such as University of the Philippines Manila, Chung Ang University, The University of Tokyo, Ewha Debating Society of Korea, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Tianjin Foreign Studies University and many more. This was the first time London School sent a debate team to international tournament, and after series of 8 preliminary rounds within a week, London School Debate Team managed to break into EFL elimination round and brought home the Runner Up trophy in that prestigious tournament.
STIKOM The London School of Public Relations – Jakarta with IE TEFL TESOL Institute
Provide a Forum for English Teacher Community in Jakarta City Region.
“As an international standard education institution, LSPR always improves the quality of its students so they can compete globally and with this collaboration, we are forming an authorized Training Centre to improve the quality of Teaching English in order to maintain the international standards and qualifications.”
STIKOM The London School of Public Relations Jakarta, one of the best graduate school of communication, never forgets to share and cares for her less fortunate brother and sisters… Last Saturday, 28 May 2011, STIKOM LSPR family in cooperation with Habitat for Humanity LSPR gave a hand to our friends who can’t afford a decent place to live. LSPR donated and helped build a house in cooperation with Habitat for Humanity. This was the first time for LSPR to cooperate with Habitat.
Previously London School has given donation to the less fortunate brothers and sisters like orphanage and helped for the operations of children with harelip. This year LSPR freshmen students together with Habitat for humanity went and build a home at Sentul Babakan Madang, a remote area where almost 75% of the population has no decent place to live.
STIKOM The London School of Public Relations Jakarta will soon celebrate it’s 19th Anniversary. Founded and established by Mrs. Prita Kemal Gani, MBA, MCIPR, APR. In order to celebrate the remarkable achievements during the years, series of events is being prepared for this 19th anniversary. One of the events is “Band Festival and Rising Star” competition inviting talented students of London School to perform on stage with the band, group or solo performance. The audition started last Monday & Tuesday, 30 & 31 May 2011 and the search will continue with Mr.Dana Sumirat, Mr.Josef Radel Lopez, Mr.Raffael Jolongbayan, Ms. Renata Tirta, Ms.Chrisdina Wempi and Mr.Giovani Tomasoa as the judges.
STIKOM The London School of Public Relations, Jakarta, one of the best graduate school of communication brought one of the experts in Public Relations field in Indonesia, Mr. Ermiel Thabrani as the guest speaker for batch 14. The event, entitled Public Relations in Organizing Event, was initiated last Thursday, 26 May 2011 at Prof.Djajusman Auditorium and Performance Hall for 4 sessions. Mr. Ermiel Thabrani was the owner of UPR (Uluwatu Persada Rezeki) Communication who recently organized the 18th ASEAN Summit Media Centre last 4-8 May 2011 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Last Friday, 27 May 2011, STIKOM The London School of Public Relations Jakarta Career Centre invited Mrs. Andi Anytha as the speaker for the mentorship programme for advertising major. Andi, who is currently working for SWA Media Group as the Account Executive Coordinator (Asst. Manager), visited London School to share about her work and life in advertising field for batch 11 & 13 Advertising students. Andi herself is one of the alumni of London School batch 5 majored in advertising.
Last Friday, 27 May 2011 IDEAL, Indonesian Dramatic Education Association founded by STIKOM The London School of Public Relations Jakarta, held an event entitled “Script Writing Workshop” at Prof. Djajusman Auditorium and Performance Hall from 10.00-15.00. The workshop was given by Mr. Arswendo Atmowiloto; budayawan, theatre activist and one of the lecturers at London School by sharing how to write a good script. The participants were students from middle & high school including teachers, theatre activist and students of London School.
London School Radio, led by Mr. Dana Sumirat, invited Potenzio on stage last Thursday, 26 May 2011. The performance took place at cafeteria campus B during lunch break. It aimed to entertained and promote Potenzio to London School students. They performed on stage popular songs like Setengah Hati, Kalau Jodoh Ga Kemana, Mau Dengan Yang Dulu, etc.
STIKOM The London School of Public Relations Jakarta, one of the best graduate school of communication, kept on expanding its network by signing more memorandum of understanding with the local and international company in order to increase its networks and opportunities for its students. Last Tuesday, 24 May 2011 STIKOM LSPR and PT. Komunika Cergas Ilhami (BBDO Indonesia) officially signed the MOU at STIKOM LSPR Drama Room, Campus B. It was attended by Ms. Aina Lyn Sampang Bandie & Bp. Andre Ikhsano from STIKOM LSPR and Mr. Ricky Subrata CEO of BBDO Indonesia. PT.Komunika Cergas Alami (BBDO Indonesia) is a full service advertising agency above-the-line and below-the-line advertising and marketing services.