Members of the Indonesian student community at Ball State welcome Firdaus Djaelani to an impromptu reception at Scheideler Apartments
Prior to becoming a director of LPS, Djaelani served in the ministry of finance, as managing director of a state-owned insurance company and as the commissioner of insurance regulation.
According to Djaelani, graduate study at Ball State provided him with "broad vision", confidence in English and new professional competencies. He earned a masters degree in economics in 1988.
On return to
Djaelani's campus visit on June 23 was coordinated by the staff of the office of International Advancement.
1988 masters graduate Firdaus Djaelani (1) discusses economic issues with his former professor, Dr. Chu-Yuan Cheng.