People Innovation Excellence

Alumni News Update: Nasya Laksitarini Said

What are you up to now?
I’ve been working on a very cool marketing platform at a company in New York City. This is a very exciting project for me because it allows me to solve complex problems and help generate new revenue streams for the company. On a daily basis, I need to collaborate with many teams worldwide, such as India, UK, and US Westcoast.

Why did you choose to pursue English Literature?
English Literature is a doorway to creativity. Every day we as humans communicate mainly through spoken and written words. Words allow us to understand each other, to imagine being in a story, telling a story, and so much more.

What do you miss the most from your university life in BINUS University’s English Department?
I miss the class interactions. The lecturers often asked us questions like “why do you think…”, “what would you do..”, or “how would you..” and then although only a few people were active in class, I enjoyed hearing others’ feedback. There was no wrong or right answer; it was very interesting to learn that my classmates had different perspectives even when we were reading the same exact line in a poetry or story.

Advice for prospective/current students
Be present. Don’t worry about missing a text message or a call or instagram noifications. They can wait. Know what you want. A lot of times parents or friends give you their opinions. Understand that they are not directions, but recommendations. It is your life; you are in control.

Notes to our beloved English Department
Thank you for all you do. You have given me a lot of knowledge and encouraged me to think outside the box. Happy 25th birthday!


Published at :

Periksa Browser Anda

Check Your Browser

Situs ini tidak lagi mendukung penggunaan browser dengan teknologi tertinggal.

Apabila Anda melihat pesan ini, berarti Anda masih menggunakan browser Internet Explorer seri 8 / 7 / 6 / ...

Sebagai informasi, browser yang anda gunakan ini tidaklah aman dan tidak dapat menampilkan teknologi CSS terakhir yang dapat membuat sebuah situs tampil lebih baik. Bahkan Microsoft sebagai pembuatnya, telah merekomendasikan agar menggunakan browser yang lebih modern.

Untuk tampilan yang lebih baik, gunakan salah satu browser berikut. Download dan Install, seluruhnya gratis untuk digunakan.

We're Moving Forward.

This Site Is No Longer Supporting Out-of Date Browser.

If you are viewing this message, it means that you are currently using Internet Explorer 8 / 7 / 6 / below to access this site. FYI, it is unsafe and unable to render the latest CSS improvements. Even Microsoft, its creator, wants you to install more modern browser.

Best viewed with one of these browser instead. It is totally free.

  1. Google Chrome
  2. Mozilla Firefox
  3. Opera
  4. Internet Explorer 9
Close