Mr. and Ms. President University 2017 – “Be The Star, Shine The World”
PRESIDENT UNIVERSITY, JABABEKA – Mr. and Ms. President University is back again in 2017! Mr. and Ms. President University is an annual event conducted by President University Student Union. This year, Mr. and Ms. President University used “Elegance in Royalty” as their preferred theme, which represents that in order to be a royalty, someone should embrace their own charisma and confidence to show that they are worth to be the king and the queen. The theme also described the elegance showed by a king and a queen. They also used the tagline: “Be the Star, Shine the World”, which represents the king and queen who are being the center of attention whom all people respect.
The event started by the first Audition that was held on January 12th-13th, followed by the announcement of Top 40 on January 14th. On January 17th – 18th was held the Mini Quarantine session, which has the purpose to see the potential that the participants have more closely. After that, they did Outbound on January 19th and followed by the second Audition on January 20th, this time, only the chosen seven Mr. and Ms. can proceed to the Quarantine Session.
After that, the Finalists were announced on January 22nd and they started the Quarantine session on January 23rd until February 22nd. In this session, they got lectures about Catwalk, Ballroom dance, Question and Answer Session, Public Speaking, Table Manner, and Beauty Class from Canmake. They also did a Talent Show in Gedung Kesenian Miss Tjihtjih, Jakarta. This session ended by The Preliminary Round in Charles Himawan Auditorium, President University.
Last but not least, we have come to the Coronation Night, which was held on March 6th! The night was very breathtaking, with the appearance of the Finalists of Mr. and Ms. President University who were walking on the Catwalk beautifully with a confident smile shown across their face, walking along the performance of the winner of President University Idol 2016; Jason. The Coronation Night was attended by the Head of Students and Alumni Bureau; Mr. Purwanto, all the members of Student Affairs, PR Staffs from President University, parents, and all the guests. It is also attended by Mojang Jajaka Kabupaten Sukabumi, Abang Mpok Kabupaten Bekasi, Koko Cici Indonesia, Koko Cici Jakarta, Mr. and Ms. LSPR, Mr. and Ms. UMN, Putera Puteri Batik, and Puteri Pariwisata Jakarta.
This event has the purpose to seek people who have a package of brain, beauty, behavior, and talent to be the new Campus Ambassador. Later on, the chosen Mr. and Ms. will have to be the representative of the campus, also a role model and trendsetter for the fellow students. Thus, the participants are expected to behave well so they can be a good role model for the students of President University.
Sissilia Rahma Pantjoro, the Project Manager of Mr. and Ms. President University 2017 showed her gratitude toward her supervisors and committees for their hard work so that the event can ran successfully until the Coronation Night, and also thanked all the guests for attending the Coronation Night of Mr. and Ms. President University. To end her speech, she said, “I hope that no matter who wins tonight, all of the finalists can always be the star that shines in the darkness”.
The 2nd Runner up of Miss Indonesia 2016, Dian Bernika Ayuningtyas Silalahi stated that tonight will be the beginning of the journey of the new generation of Mr. and Ms. President University, in which they will get new experiences and continue the journey of the older generation to be a better generation with high quality in the future.
The chosen Ms. President University 2017, Angelia Loreta, also shared her joy, “I feel so honored, happy, and lucky to be chosen as one of the part of Mr. & Ms. President University. The end of the final night is the real beginning of the journey as Campus Ambassadors; I realize that the real challenges that will arise in the future are waiting. However, I am not afraid because I believe that the other Mr. and Ms., the upper foundation, will be there and we will face the challenges together, because the important 如何炒外汇 thing is not the title that we have got, but the most priceless gift is what we called a “family”. Being a family means holding on and facing every obstacle together. We are all the winners, we are all the stars, and our duty is to spread positive vibes to others and shine the world.” Thus, stay positive and see you next year in Mr. and Ms. President University 2018!