Padang- — Prof. Dr. Ermanto, S. Pd., M.Hum published the novel by using Minangkabau language. The Vice Dean I of FBS written the third novel with title "Rindu Banda Sapuluah published by the Pustaka Tunggal Jakarta publisher in July 2019. The first novel with title "Tujuh Cinta Si Anak Kampung" in 2014 and the second novel with title “Sansai” was published in 2018.
Padang— West Sumatra’s Provincial Language Center collaborated with the government of South Coast Regency and Universitas Negeri Padang holds dissemination of the National Literacy Movement to support the national program with titled National Literacy Movement (GLN). The Regent of South Coast (Pessel), H. Hendrajoni, SH, MH officially opened the national program in the multipurpose hall of the South Coast Regent's office.
Padang—Universitas Negeri Padang has already been sent three UNP delegates to attend the workshop of “English as a Medium of Instruction (EMI)”. The workshop as the program of the United States Embassy in Jakarta which collaborates with the Faculty of Cultural Sciences, Universitas Indonesia from July, 7-14, 2019. The delegate lecturer of UNP, Dr. Nofrion explained that the Rector of UNP, Prof. Ganefri, assigned three lecturers to attend the EMI Workshop. Th three delegates from UNP are Dr.
Padang – The lecturer of Universitas Negeri Padang, Dr. Indian Dewata received award form Central Government through BKKBN. Dr. Indang was grateful for the appreciation to improve the best service in the future. The Head of Environmental Science of UNP Postgraduate, Dr. Indian Dewata received the star of Dharma Karya Kencana (DKK) which direct pinned on the chest of by the new Head of BKKBN RI, Dr. Hasto Wardoyo, Sp.OG (K).
Padang— A total of 400 Universitas Negeri Padang lecturer's took part in socialization, and the coaching clinic research proposal in 2020 by the Institute for Research and Community Service (LP2M). The socialization and coaching clinic aim to strengthen the UNP as Higher Education Institution (PT) in 2018 towards PT. Mandiri Group in 2020.
Padang- Universitas Negeri Padang achieves grant of LPTK revitalized in 2019 by Kemenristekdikti for revitalizing a curriculum, teaching materials, and learning devices. In 2018 grants carried out in the form of school Lecturer Assignment Program (PDS) . UNP is one of the 73 public and private LPTKS that receive grants from 429 LPTKs. Head of UNP PDS batch II grant team, Prof. Festiyed said that the success of the UNP in getting this grant was inseparable from performing the Grants team, teachers, lecturers, leadership of Universitas Negeri Padang.
Padang-- Universitas Negeri Padang will launch a standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for the young lecturer's advisor as a guide for the young lecturer’s advisor. The guidance can develop them in relation to the TriDharma of higher education and strengthening character lecturers/educators. The guidance of the advisor held at senate meeting room 4th floor, restored building of UNP on Tuesday (July 2, 2019). Rector of UNP, Prof. Ganefri accompanied by Vice Rector I, Prof. Yuma Wardi, Vice Rector II, Syahril, Ph.D., Vice Rector III, Prof.