Padang- Rector of UNP, Prof. Ganefri, Ph.D conveyed about radicalism to remind the new students for aware of the understanding of radicalism on campus while the opening the PKKMB through SBMPTN pathway at the UNP Auditorium on Tuesday (7/23).
"The students must develop the soft skill on organization and active build networks and collaborate for the networks. The students must be careful to the effect of radicalism," said Prof. Ganefri in front of 2.900 new students of SBMPTN. Furthermore, he said that many student groups or community activities made various activities that began with small discussion, seminar. Through discussion and seminar, the students must be able to sort out not trapped by radical ideas or terrorist understanding of radicalism.
"One of the tasks of students is to maintain the unity of the Republic of Indonesia through this activity , the students have the values of character , culture , empathy , and value of how to maintain the integrity of the Indonesian nation " , said Prof. Ganefri , Ph . D
Meanwhile, Prof. Ganefri , Ph.D explained that students must be able to filter the whole information . The students must be creative and active to face up that potential to disunity between students or groups. Furthermore,he also explained that his party would limit the community or groups of students who invited the speakers from the outside of campus . This way to anticipate things the radicalism from the material of the seminar and discussion .
“Special materials will give in PKKMB as one of the efforts to fortify themselves from exposure to radicalism”, said Prof. Ganefri, Ph.D. One of the universities that received the new students, UNP will always conduct overall supervision and improve discipline in and out of campus access. (Public Relations of UNP).