Students Transition Empowerment Program (STEP), Semester I, Academic Session 2017/2018 was organised on Tuesday, 3 October 2017, at Palka Lestari, Balai Media, School of Communication, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). The program which was organised in collaboration with the Communication Society (PERKOM) aimed to help students increase their motivation and improve academic performance. The program was attended by 30 participants and facilitators, who were comprised of PERKOM committee members and students of the School of Communication.
The program was officiated by the Dean of the School of Communication, Dr. Shuhaida Md. Noor, and was organised in three sessions. The first session was the ice-breaking session, followed by the heart to heart sharing session with student participants and the final session that specifically addresses the ways to improve academic performance.