Recently on November, 25th 2021 Walailak University was honored to receive the Award of Partnership Excellence from the Universitas Negeri Surabaya (State University of Surabaya), Indonesia during a virtual conference on the Unesa International Forum of University Rectors (UNIFUR) 2021 in Jarkarta, Indonesia.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Surin Maisrikrod, Vice President for Global Engagement and Faculty Development presented at the Awarding Ceremony and received a certificate of award on behalf of Walailak University’s representative. The Vice President Surin emphasized during the meeting that Walailak University was highly appreciated and congratulated on the accomplishment of Unesa in global cooperation and the celebration of Unesa's 57th anniversary. The collaboration with various partners and experts will certainly enhance our academics and students’ future skill and 21st century skill to be survived in a disrupted world. Unesa mission is the utmost important.
Also presented at the meeting, Asst. Prof. Dr. Patnarin Suphakorn, Acting Director of Center for International Affairs (CIA), Ms. Jiraporn Kansuwan, Ms. Sukanlaya Thavornpon and Ms. Nithiwan Promkaew, WU-CIA staff.
Unesa International Forum of University Rectors (UNIFUR) 2021 is a program initiated by Universitas Negeri Surabaya (Unesa). With the spirit of One Step Ahead or Satu Langkah di Depan, Unesa aims to strengthen global partnerships by initiating and implementing collaborations between universities and organizations. This spirit, along with commemorating Unesa's 57th anniversary, prompts Unesa to host the 2nd annual Unesa International Forum of University Rector (UNIFUR) themed of Elevating the University Impact Through Acceleration, Innovation and Collaboration.
UNIFUR 2021 comprised three main events, Exhibition, Studium Generale, and Plenary Session and Closing Ceremony. It is a forum for university's and private sector leaders to discuss and collaborate on various forms of partnership. The events conducted virtually via Zoom Meeting on 25 November 2021 at 1 PM Jakarta Time (GMT +7).