In general, the Universiti Malaya Students’ Union (UMSU) has created an official channel on Facebook, Instagram as well as UMSU website as one of the platform for the online virtual activities to be discussed and also promote all of the information regarding students’ bodies activity, campus media news and current issues that have been raised from time to time. ⠀ ⠀ The purpose of this channel is to enable the students of the Universiti Malaya to get updated with the latest information and be aware of hot topics both on and off campus from the union quickly and accurately in this advanced information era. At the same time, the channel is also available to promote and broadcast all of the virtual activities which organized by the students’ bodies around the campus. It is aimed to motivate the involvement of UM students especially in campus level’s activities as well as be a platform to publicize all of the activities that are held by the registered students’ bodies of Universiti Malaya. With that, the secretary of Current Affairs has taken the initiative in enhancing the UMSU PRESS official channel through various social media to create UMSU PRESS as a platform to publicize the current issues, students’ activities as well as campus news. By then, Current Affairs portfolio has launched a discussion series of UMSU PRESS as a space for students to comment on any of the arising current issues. In this context, the raising of each students’ welfare issue as well as current issues could be found in 26 discourse articles which has been featured on the UMSU PRESS page. At the same time, a total of 12 online virtual sessions were held in promoting current issues since it was enhanced.
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