“In Sekolah Ciputra we were given the space to demonstrate such a wide range of knowledge, competencies, skills and attitudes.”

RACHELLE ALFINA SUTANTO
GRADUATED: 2016

1. How long were you in Sekolah Ciputra? Starting from what grade until what grade?
14 years, starting from Playgroup A until grade 10.

2. After graduating from Sekolah Ciputra, where do you study? What is your major?
-Associate Degree: Bard College at Simon’s Rock majoring in General Studies and Humanities.
-Bachelor’s Degree: Emerson College majoring in Marketing.

3. What did you do after graduating from university?
I began doing freelance work such as product photography and graphic design, then turned it into what is now OC Studio.

4. What is your current occupation?
I’m a founder of OC Studio, Social Media Strategist at M-Joptim Indonesia and Piano Instructor at Fildabeat Studio in Jakarta.

5. What product/service does OC Studio provide?
We provide marketing, branding and design services.

6. What was the inspiration behind OC Studio?
Using art as communication since visual representation plays a big role in crafting brand identity, while marketing connects products to consumers by creating emotional response, and that’s art. 

7. Do you use social media to promote OC Studio? If yes, please include the link as well
Yes, https://www.instagram.com/oc.studiio

8. What was the biggest challenge of moving to a new city?
The fast-paced lifestyle.   

9. What do you enjoy most about your new environment?
Bigger pool of people for networking, getting to exchange opinions for intellectual growth and gain a wider worldview.

10. In what way did Sekolah Ciputra contribute to your job right now?
In Sekolah Ciputra we were given the space to demonstrate such a wide range of knowledge, competencies, skills and attitudes. We received valuable insights into entrepreneurship and were trained to foster an entrepreneurial mindset.

11. What was the best thing about Sekolah Ciputra? Tell us something memorable from your time at Sekolah Ciputra
Engaging in activities such as the World Scholar’s Cup, school camps, talent shows, sports events, and student council has helped me develop essential life skills, fostering confidence, cooperation, and a well-rounded personality.

12. What advice would you give to a graduating student?
Become a lifelong learner by staying curious and open-minded. Enjoy the journey and work hard, but don’t forget to take care of yourself along the way.

13. Would you recommend Sekolah Ciputra to others? If yes, what would you say about it?
Yes, many of the activities facilitated and provided by Sekolah Ciputra have added significant value beyond the traditional teaching and learning experience.

14. What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
Spend time with family and friends.

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