Accounting Undergraduate Student Wins Second Place in the 2021 National Paper Competition
The Team of Undergraduate Accounting Students, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Hayam Wuruk Perbanas succeeded in making achievements. Namely, Second Place in the National Paper Competition. The championship is included in the 2021 Accounting Skill Competition (ASIC) series of events from Duta Wacana Christian University, Yogyakarta. This proud achievement was achieved by the UHW Perbanas student team, namely: Dona Ambarsari, Berthalia Permata Putri, and Erinda Fitrya Nuraini.
Confirmed after the event, Berthalia Permata Putri confirmed the news. He and his two friends prepared a paper on the technological capabilities of accounting educators (accounting lecturers) with a mix method so that their research would be more comprehensive. "So we distributed online questionnaires and interviews," said Bertha after winning the competition on Saturday (25/9).
With the additional time due to the extended deadline, Bertha and her team were able to maximize the paper in the competition. Suggestions from the supervisor, his party took representatives from the western to eastern regions of Indonesia. "After conducting online surveys and interviews, we write and review them, then we collect them to the committee according to a set date," he said.
After being announced, there were 11 national-level teams that passed to make presentations in front of the jury. He continued, together with the judges, the UHW Perbanas student team conducted a question and answer session 2 times. "We were nervous in the question and answer session because this competition is our team's first paper competition in this period and this time the presentation was held live," he said.
Thanks to the team's efforts and hard work, they were finally able to make the name of the Hayam Wuruk Perbanas University alma mater proud. The paper presentation on Saturday, September 24, 2021 via online by Bertha and her friends earned a score of 63.50. In fact, their work will later be published in one of the journals on the recommendation of the competition organizer. (eko/humas)