The website of Universitas Negeri Padang (UNP) has been maximally utilized to establish an intensive communication. The rapid information technology trend of people and society to get information services through the Website of UNP is greatly increased, because they get information quickly and accurately. As an appreciation for the performance of the Public Relations of UNP, the Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education (Kemenristekdikti) gave the Best-Two on Information Services through the internet (website) level of PTN BLU and Satker through Indonesia awards.
The Best II Award was received directly by the Rector of UNP, Prof. Ganefri at the 2018 Public Relations and “Lapor” Award of National Universities (PTNs) and Higher Education Service Institutions (LLDikti) which took place on the National Working Meeting of Rectors through Indonesia at Universitas Dipenogoro, Friday (January 3, 2019).
"Alhamdulillah, UNP received the Best-Two as an Information Service via the Internet (website) at the PTN BLU and Satker through Indonesia levels. Thank you to all of UNP’s Leaders, Senates, Faculties, Bureaus and its ranks, Departments, Study Programs, Public Relations and staff, UPT for managing and always utilizing the Website of UNP in conveying information," the Rector of UNP, Prof. Ganefri said via his phone on Thursday night (January 3) after receiving the award.
Ganefri told that in the era of industrial revolution 4.0, UNP must always improve the quality of information services through the internet (website), social media, and media relations. Nowadays, UNP also actives on managing “Lapor” so that public complaints can be followed up.
"I hope with the awards, the Public Relations of UNP can continue to work more creative and innovative," Ganefri who received the award from Secretary General of the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education, Ainun Na'im said.
In line with the award of Information Services through the internet at the level of BLU PTN and Satker in Indonesia, the Rector of Universitas Brawijaya (Best I), the Rector of Universitas Sebelas Maret (Best III), the Rector of Universitas Udayana (Best IV), and the Rector of Universitas Jambi (Best IV) also attended and presented on the podium.
Furthermore, the awarding of information services through the Website in the category of Media Relations and Social Media and on “Lapor” were also given on the same day (Thursday, January 3). (Public Relations of UNP/Translated by: Shilva Lioni)