Welcoming Party International Students 2017 18 September 2017 This semester Universitas Kristen Maranatha welcomes 7 exchange students from Japan, Malaysia and South Korea. Akito, Japan Nanaka Yamada, Japan Yuya Araki, Japan Yu Takamatsu, Japan Jun, Japan Kwon Taeyeon, South Korea Siti Zaharina, Malaysia To welcome these students, International Office volunteers held a welcoming party on 15 September 2017. In this event, International Office provides the chance for both local and international students to introduce themselves to each other. There are also the representative from Korean Center, Confucius Institute Universitas Kristen Maranatha, and lecturers of Universitas Kristen Maranatha. The welcoming party aims to welcome the new inbound exchange students to Indonesia especially to Universitas Kristen Maranatha and give a chance for international and local students to introduce each other. There are 3 sessions for this event: introduction, game and dinner session. Introduction begins with the opening speech from Cindrawaty Lesmana, Ph.D. as the head of International Office and followed by introduction of the exchange students and greetings from the lecturers of Universitas Kristen Maranatha. After that, the participants plays some games to break the ice and mingle with others. All participants joins the game with great enthusiast. This event ends with dinner. The participants, especially the international students can taste nasi tumpeng and some snacks as well. Have great experiences with us, exchange students !