Newsletter Vol 03 - October 30, 2023

Your Students Are Getting Into the Practice Zone

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Dear Contributors,

After drilling your students for more than 10 weeks, now, they are about to get into the practice zone. Yes, the capstone project period is coming. πŸ™ŒπŸ»

The capstone project period is the time when your students will implement your teaching, either solving industrial problems or innovating products to solve societal issues. πŸ”Ž

Do you look forward to their development in this project? So do we! πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸ”¬πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ”¬

We hope nothing but the best for your students, as we believe that you have already provided them with the necessary skills for this period. πŸ’»

While waiting for the student's progress in the capstone project, we want to give you some important updates you need to know for this week:

#1 Bangkit 2024 Registration Is Open, Now With AIΒ 

We are excited to announce that Bangkit is back for the first half of 2024! πŸ₯³

In Bangkit 2024, we are introducing new courses about Generative Artificial Intelligence, Introduction to Artificial Intelligence & Applied Machine Learning, and Cyber Security. 🌟

This program is open to 4,500 students from all over Indonesia to help them become top-notch tech professionals. πŸ“š

We need your help as a contributor to spread the word about this opportunity to talented young Indonesians. We'll soon share an email with related information and resources. πŸ—žοΈ

Thank you for your dedication to nurturing the next generation of tech talent in Indonesia. Let's collaborate to produce more reliable digital talents by sharing information about the registration of Bangkit 2024 🀩 

For detailed information and registration, please check πŸ‘ˆπŸ»

#2 Contributors’ Payment Distribution

Dear Contributors & Mentors, we have successfully transferred the October monetary benefits to you. πŸ’°

For instructors, cash has been disbursed for all sessions you delivered in ILT SS 03 until ILT SS 05 and ILT Tech 02 until ILT Tech 04. πŸ’Έ

We appreciate your time, commitment, and contributions to the program's success and the growth of our students. πŸ™πŸ»

#3 Open Recruitment for Bangkit 2023 Batch 2 Capstone Advisor

As Bangkit 2023 Batch 2 Students start working on their capstone projects, we're extending the invitation to you to become a Capstone Advisor. 🍎 

Before you embark on this journey, please familiarize yourself with the document provided, outlining your responsibilities as a Capstone Project Advisor in general. Your role can genuinely make a difference. 🌏

Are you interested in joining? Please register yourself through this form by November 7th, 2023. πŸ‘ˆπŸ»

You can also check the post by Bangkit Academy on LinkedIn regarding Advisor Registration and share it with your peers. 🀳🏻

We greatly appreciate your continued support in educating the Bangkit 2023 Cohorts. 🎊

Note: For those already registered as a Mentor, you can't apply for the Advisor position πŸ™πŸ»

#4 Meet Yoga Sulistiyo Widodo, Your Student With an Exceptional Journey

Do you know that one of your students has a remarkable journey? He saw challenges as an opportunity to transform himself into a resilient person. Yes, he is Yoga Sulistiyo Widodo. πŸ‘¨πŸ»Β 

Yoga is an Information Technology student at Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta. An adversity he once experienced taught him the most about tenacity. He wished nothing but to be his parents’ pride by doing his best in his studies and pursuing the dream of becoming a tech talent. πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸ’»

To make his dream come true, Yoga joined Bangkit 2023 Batch 2 and picked the Mobile Development (Android) path. He admitted that he had a pleasant learning experience in this program. πŸ₯³

β€œWhat makes Bangkit special to me is this program equipped me with the skills necessary to launch a career in the industry. I didn’t only obtain technical knowledge but also got insights into soft skills and English. I’m confident that I can be a globally competitive talent.” 🌏

Read Yoga's full story atΒ 

Your students are going through a lot in this challenging time. We wish you could give them full support to survive and give their best in Bangkit. Tell them that they are always bigger than their problem, just as Yoga Sulistiyo Widodo said:

β€œChallenges and difficulties are inevitable because they are part of our life and the reason behind the growth of our resilience. Remember that you are always bigger than your problems; never let life get you down. You are born to be strong!”

(Yoga Sulistiyo Widodo, Bangkit 2022 Batch 2 Cohort)

Don’t forget to check this Contributor Portal frequently.

Keep the Bangkit spirit, and stay safe!

Bangkit Team