Bali WISE students Intake 36 and 37 took their big part in Waterman’s Awards Night at Zero Waste to Oceans – Community Environment & Skills Center held by R.O.L.E. Foundation. As part of the foundation, the students showed their skills in dancing and group singing. Besides, the students were divided into some small groups to be in charge during the event. Some were taking part silent auction, raffle station, and served the foods and drinks. Moreover, the students also learned how to handle sticky situation during events, communication in front of people and built the connections. Get the experiences and keep the spirit, girls!
On Friday, August 17, 2018, Bali WISE students, R.O.LE & Bali WISE staff celebrated the Indonesian Independence Day by having the Beach Clean Up event. Besides, there were also some waste warriors from schools and other volunteers who joined it. They were divided into two big groups in two different beaches: Geger Beach and Sri Lanka Beach. Each group started the cleaning at the same time and had the meeting point at Peninsula Island.
After having the beach clean up, they had the ceremony for Independence Day at CESC (Community & Environmental Skills Center). The students and the staffs waved the Indonesia flag while singing Indonesia national anthem. Next, they held the competitions. The students were divided into five groups and getting ready for some games provided. They had the great moments by sharing the happiness of celebrating the country’s freedom. This celebration was closed by giving the prize to the winner group.
On Tuesday, August 14, Bali WISE students Intake 37 got an invitation to attend the workshop held by Mövenpick and Ngurah Rai University. The workshop was called Basic Online Marketing to Enhance Online Business Conversion. The workshop aimed to upgrade the practical way of promoting the products, improve communication and strengthen ties between development educators in all sectors of education. As the business nowadays are turning into more online based and people can work on it at home. It can help to increase opportunities for reflection on practice and networking.
This workshop explored how social networking platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram can be used in promoting the products and enhancing the professionalism of their operations. It also contained useful tips and suggestions for getting the very most out of using these tools and also included examples of good practice from the experts on how these tools can be used effectively. It was the first time for the students to learn outside the class and they gained many information and insight from it. They were actively asking the questions regarding to their own experience and planning for their future business. Have a lot of fun in learning, Girls!
Intake 37 students had an Culture Exchange session with ASUS Team Taiwan on Friday, August 10, 2018. They learned Chinese Language about introduction and greetings. The students practiced in pairs and should perform in front of the class. Furthermore, the students learned to make lantern. This class kept them busy and motivated in studying many things.
Bali WISE had a special visit from ASUS Team Taiwan for 2 weeks. The purpose of their visit was to donated 12 laptops and assist in teaching the Bali WISE students the computer lesson. The volunteering was started with a tour around Environmental Education Center and were explained about natural dyes, scarf weaving with natural cotton and dyes, soap recycling, composting and seedling. After that, the volunteers had to teach Computer Lesson for Basic students, whose are currently participating in the 3-months in-house training with R.O.L.E. and Bali WISE, which is the first part of the training program. After that they will have the training placements in 3 months. Therefore, it provided the students to learn and to become human resource assets in the workplace.
On the second day, the volunteers had Exchange for Change session with Bali WISE Vocational students who are currently having their 3-months in-house training. The purpose of the session was to help Bali WISE students prepared themselves to face obstacles and challenges in work life. Besides, the students also learned about CV Writing. ASUS Team Taiwan volunteers enjoyed the session as well as the Bali WISE students.