General News Archive

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Tuesday, October 20th, 2009
Call for Application: The Luce Foundation U.S. - Indonesia Exchange Program
Call for Application: The Luce Foundation U.S. - Indonesia Exchange Program
The program:In the Summer of 2010, at least 10 graduate students from the United States will be chosen to study at the Indonesian Consortium for Religious Studies (ICRS-Yogya) and the Center for Religious and Cross-Cultural Studies (CRCS) at Gadjah Mada University (UGM) in Yogyakarta, Indonesia....
Tuesday, October 20th, 2009
A Story from China
A Story from China
From 5th to 25th July 2009, one of ICRS-Yogya faculty members, Dr. Wening Udasmoro, had visited China to attend a Field Seminar entitled “China 21st Century’s Challenges” that organized by The Asian Studies Development Program of the East West Center Hawaii, collaborated with the Chinese...
Monday, July 27th, 2009
ICRS Welcoming new students
ICRS Welcoming new students
In this new Academic year 2009-2010 ICRS received 29 applications and accepted 11 who meet the criterion and the goals of studying in ICRS. Among the accepted students are 8 men & 3 women, two from the Philippines and one from Singapore. In the accepted students are 6 Muslims & 5 Catholics. They...
Tuesday, July 14th, 2009
News on Oral Exam : Inayah Rohmaniyah
News on Oral Exam : Inayah Rohmaniyah
Inayah Rohmaniyah Passing the Oral Comprehensive Examination through Woman Issues The third oral comprehensive examination, organized by ICRS, was held on 1st July 2009. The examination was aimed at ensuring the student’s academic capability in doing doctoral level research. This time, Inayah...
Tuesday, July 14th, 2009
News on Oral Exam : Ary Budianto
News on Oral Exam : Ary Budianto
Ary BudiantoAnother Ph.D. Candidate from ICRS through Framing Piety Ary Budianto, one of the first class of ICRS students, completed his comprehensive examinations on July 1st 2009. He defended his written examination and two preliminary papers before three examiners. They were Prof. Dr. Heddy Sri...
Monday, July 6th, 2009
Akhmad Shiddiq: " I Became More Pious After Visiting Temple!"
Akhmad Shiddiq: " I Became More Pious After Visiting Temple!"
“I became more pious after visiting Temple!” Those were the words of Akhmad Shiddiq, a CRCS alumnus (2006), in describing his experience doing exchange study program at Temple University, USA. After passing a series of test for the program which was undertaken by CRCS, he attended Temple...
Tuesday, June 9th, 2009
Seminary Graduates Approach New Ministry Opportunities
Seminary Graduates Approach New Ministry Opportunities
Yvette Wilson, who interned at Plymouth Church of the Pilgrims this year as Teen Ministry Leader, graduated from Union Theological Seminary last week. Moreover, she has been chosen to participate in the Henry Luce Fellowship Exchange Program for a two month summer session in Indonesia, the largest...
Tuesday, May 19th, 2009
The Color of Women in Faith and Works
The Color of Women in Faith and Works
On Thursday, 14th May 2009, ICRS-Yogya organized a one-day special conference on Indonesian women knitting togetherness amidst diversity. This conference was special for a number of reasons. First, it focused on the life experiences, feelings, hopes, fears and visions of women, not on the...
Monday, March 30th, 2009
ANNOUNCEMENT OF ACCEPTANCE
ANNOUNCEMENT OF ACCEPTANCE
Dear applicants,We would like to express our appreciation for your application to ICRS-Yogya for the forthcoming academic year 2009. The Admission committee faced a tough task of choosing the successful applicants. We received many competitive applications this year but due to limited places and...
Tuesday, March 24th, 2009
ICRS Teleconferencing on Movement for Modernization and Purification of Islam in Indonesia
ICRS Teleconferencing on Movement for Modernization and Purification of Islam in Indonesia
ICRS Yogya held its first teleconference as part of the History of Religion in Indonesia class (Part II). It was attended by ICRS Yogya students and faculty, and, other participants from various institutions: Satya Wacana Christian University (UKSW), Salatiga, State Islamic University (UIN),...