Erriawan Firdauszaman

Petroleum Engineering, West Virginia University

When he first set foot in the United States, Erriawan understood that moving and living in a new country was a challenge, including communication. Erriawan strives to be active in various campus organizations and socialize with students to increase self-confidence and facilitate communication in English well.

Erriawan viewed that the teaching-learning method applied in the United States was pleasant and not one-way. This spurred students to think actively and creatively, not just memorize. The lecturers or instructors really help students to understand the lecture material. Not only by conventional means, but by interactive methods and able to facilitate students in conveying ideas and ideas.

Erriawan had time to do an internship at Pertamina Hulu Energy. There, Erriawan was given a project in the field of Electrical Subsmersible Pumping, where he learned a lot and understood about the production process and the workings of the oil and gas world. After graduating, Erriawan wanted to return to Indonesia to apply the knowledge he had obtained in the United States in order to contribute to the Indonesian oil and gas industry in producing renewable energy. He has a vision that in the next 10 years, he will become an engineer who is great in drilling and working in a multinational oil and gas company

Angga Khoirul Imam

Angga is a student with strong character, smart and creative – born in a small town in East Java, district of Talok-Turen, Malang. It never occurred to him to further his studies in university, more so to study in the US.

Evi Susilowati

Evi comes from a simple family in Madiun, East Java. She is the eldest of a member of the Police Force and a housewife. Prior to attending Sampoerna Academy, Evi already had an interest in physics.

Deri Siti Kurniawati

Deri comes from a modest family. Her father works in a textile factory while her mother works in the garment industry. She is the eldest child of three children with a younger sister age twelve and a younger brother who is three years old.

Christian Timothy Wijaya

Christian Timothy comes from a humble family; his father works in sales and his mother tutors grade school children. Timothy, known as Timmy, received education aid from Putera Sampoerna Foundation to attend Sampoerna Academy in Malang.