ummi.ac.id - Bahasa Indonesia Student Association (HMBI) held Gebyar Bahasa dan Sastra Indonesia (GBSI) themed "One Language, Million Creations, Creating Generation Characterized to Unite Indonesia".
In the opening ceremony, Dr. HMN. Hanafie Zein, Regional Secretary of Sukabumi officially inaugurated GBSI on Thursday, 19th October 2017. The opening ceremony took place at Auditorium of UMMI. Afterwards, the Seminar of Education themed "The Role of Bahasa Indonesia Learning in Building Akhlak of Young Generation".
There were 2 speakers in the seminar, Prof. Rahayu Surtiati (Fixed Professir of Cultural Science Faculty of Universitas Indonesia) and Prof. Dr. H. Djaali (Rector of Universitas Negeri Jakarta).
Not only students of UMMI, students of schools, teachers and lecturers were also attending the seminar.
GBSI is an annual event held by Bahasa Indonesia Student Association (HMBI). In this year, HMBI hold the sixth GBSI which will be held from 19th to 22nd October 2017. Besides seminar of education, another event will be held such as poetry reading contest, musical poetry contest, kabaret contest and on Sunday, the GBSI will be closed by literature parade.