General News Archive

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Friday, January 23rd, 2015
ICRS Held a National Workshop on Religion, Identity and Gender in Lombok
ICRS Held a National Workshop on Religion, Identity and Gender in Lombok
Indonesia is among the countries that ratified some international treaties related to the gender equality and gender mainstreaming, such as the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) and other international human rights laws, as the adaptation of...
Wednesday, November 5th, 2014
Ph.D. Open Defense: The Role of Religious Leaders in the Study of Tafsir in Indonesia
Ph.D. Open Defense: The Role of Religious Leaders in the Study of Tafsir in Indonesia
Ferry Muhamadsyah Siregar, ICRS class of 2007, passed his Final Dissertation Examination on November 5, 2014. In his doctoral open defense, Ferry briefly explained his research focus on the role of religious leader in the study of tafsir in Indonesia. He takes three Islamic boarding schools in...
Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
Indonesian Ambassador visits ICRS
Indonesian Ambassador visits ICRS
His Excellency Arif Havas Oegroseno, the Indonesian Ambassador for Belgium, Luxembourg and the European Union (EU),paid a visit to ICRS on Monday, October 20, 2014. In this occasion, Mr. Oegroseno talked and updated the current development on religious issues in the European Union to ICRS and CRCS...
Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
Ph.D. Open Defense: Survivors of the Solo Riot and Their Expressions of Forgiveness: A Critical Discourse Analysis
Ph.D. Open Defense: Survivors of the Solo Riot and Their Expressions of Forgiveness: A Critical Discourse Analysis
ICRS once more witnessed the graduation of its doctoral candidate. Yoachim Agus Tridiatno (batch 2008) is the seventh Doctor of Philosophy graduated from ICRS. He passed the Open Dissertation Defense on September 10th, 2014 in the Universitas Gadjah Mada Graduate School. The theme he took is deem...
Thursday, August 28th, 2014
Indonesian Muslim Exegetes on Isra'Illiyat
Indonesian Muslim Exegetes on Isra'Illiyat
Achmad Murtafie Haris (ICRS student batch 2011) presented Indonesian Muslim exegetes on Isra’ Illiya on his dissertation proposal examination (27/8) which is focus on the way in which Muslim scholars responded to Jewish elements on Islamic interpretation especially in the discipline of...
Thursday, August 28th, 2014
Orientation Program for ICRS New Students (2014/2015)
Orientation Program for ICRS New Students (2014/2015)
Student orientation program is important to ensure successful integration of new students into university life. Through the program, university may promote discussion among new students, directors, faculty and staff of the university. In the orientation, students will know about basic informations...
Monday, August 11th, 2014
MoU Signature for the Extension of Consortium
MoU Signature for the Extension of Consortium
(From left - right: Prof. Dr. Pratikno [Rector of UGM], Prof. Dr. Musa Asy'arie [Rector of UIN Sunan Kalijaga] and Dr. Djohan, MEM. [Rector of UKDW]) The rectors of three universities, viz. Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), State Islamic University Sunan Kalijaga (UIN Sunan Kalijaga), and Duta Wacana...
Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
4th and Final Highlight: Friendships
4th and Final Highlight: Friendships
Since I last wrote my 3rd message, so much has happened; or maybe I should say, so much has been felt. Firstly, the pictures that are accompanying this message are those mostly taken with ‘friends’, which will unfortunately be partial due to what photos I have, and a few that...
Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
3rd Highlight: Connecting
3rd Highlight: Connecting
It may be understandable that nearly every place one visits, there would undoubtedly be particular challenges and/or insights revealed, whether it is with regards to communication barriers, becoming drained due to the number of tasks one is taking on, appreciation of certain cultural/religious...
Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
2nd Highlight: Awe-Some
2nd Highlight: Awe-Some
I have been here for three weeks now and I feel as if it has been nearly three months. The experience here has been one of immersion and intensity from the classes I am taking, to the excursions we have been embarking upon, and the relationships I have developed. I feel that I have been...