Faculty of Pharmacy UGM holds a Mass Walk which is one of event series in the 71st anniversary celebration. On Sunday (17/9) at 06.00 a.m. Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy UGM Prof Agung Endro Nugroho, MSi, PhD, Apt opens the event by releasing 71 birds. Releasing birds is chosen as a symbol of setting high dreams and expectations. Meanwhile, the number of 71 birds marks the age of Faculty of Pharmacy UGM which just turned 71 this year. “Hopefully, this moment can improve the opportunity to strengthen the bond among academic societies in accomplishing works and achievements for the nation,” the Dean said.
Besides promoting healthy lifestyle to all academic members, this event is also designed as a chance to strengthen the bond among the family of Faculty of Pharmacy UGM in order to keep the positive atmosphere between academic societies. The participation of lecturers, non-teaching staffs, and students of Faculty of Pharmacy UGM has livened up the event. There are also some representatives from sponsors such as from BNI Bank, Mandiri Bank, PT Konimex, PT Sinde, and PT Deltomed making it livelier.
Like the previous years, the Mass Walk is filled with art performances from each department in Faculty of Pharmacy UGM. A warmest appreciation appears when Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry presents a series of theatrical performances about culture and diversity topped with Rantak dance by Dr Ritmaleni, S.Si .