Monash’s Got Talent: The Search for a Superstar!

 (There’s more to us than just assignments!) Words and Photos – The Editors  Day 1 of auditions, and after being shuttled around a couple of venues by the facilities department, we finally settled down at the Plenary Theatre. Day 1 was dominated by contestants singing a variety of English and Chinese songs; with some accompanied…

6th MSC Meeting Highlights

by Emily Choong The meeting began at a quarter past six with the usual President’s report announcing the resignation of the male representatives of School of Medicine and Arts & Social Sciences. A by-election, in response to this issue, will not be held due to the short period of time as the upcoming main MUSA…

5th MSC Meeting Highlights

By Wei Yng The 5th MSC Meeting was called to order at 10.32am on the morning of 28th June 2014. The meeting began with the President’s report. He informed the entire council on the issue of the Canopy Walk which occurred during the semester’s final examination period. In the previous semester, the Canopy Walk was…

Meeting with Information Technology Services (ITS): What happened to our network?

Written by Emily Choong | Photo by Vince Cheong On the 5th of May 2014, the Welfare Officers and myself as the Editorial Board representative attended an independent meeting with two staff members from the Information Technology Services (ITS) to investigate several prevailing ITS-related issues in Monash University Malaysia. It was made known that the…

4th MSC Meeting: Highlights

By Ai Lin The 4th MSC Meeting was called to order at 7.15pm on 30th April 2014. The meeting kick started with the presentation of the MUISS election report by returning officer RO, Ong Lee Ching. The entire council was updated on the election from the beginning to the end. The report on foul plays…

MUISS Elections 2014

MUISS ELECTIONS 2014 Written by Naadia Buhary | Photos by Wong Wei Yng Two teams contended against each other at the recently concluded MUISS (Monash University International Student Services) election 2014. Spectrum (in yellow) and The Blue Alliance (in blue, of course) comprised of students from diverse nationalities, such as Sri-Lanka, Iran, Mauritius, Switzerland, Bangladesh, Burma, Thailand and…

When 50 Meets 50: An Experience

Written by Number Thirteen | Photos by Tan Wen Jie The setting: Fifty guys and fifty girls. 50 tables draped in red cloth arranged in rows. 2 chairs were faced opposites at each table. The twist? All the participants were blindfolded. To preserve anonymity, the organizers decided that it was best to carry out the “speed…