MuPhaS’ Mingle Night 19’ | 8.03.2019

Note from the Editors: Hello fellow Monashians! We’re glad to be back at university, serving up this year’s editions of MONGA and not so glad because we’re still crying on the inside . But nevertheless, let’s make the most of it because life is short and oh god Jessica why did you leave me… A…

AMEU Presidential Debate

On September 22nd and 23rd 2018, The Association of Malaysian Economics Undergraduates (AMEU) hosted our inaugural Presidential Debate Competition, the very first of its kind in Malaysia. This competition was established by AMEU with the vision to promote intellectual discourse among the Malaysian youth. This was in line with the new Malaysian Government’s’ beliefs. However,…

Monash Cup: The Forgotten Ones

Ahh…its September, besides being the month having a whole “entourage” of holidays (I smell replacement classes), it is also the host month of the annual Monash Cup! This the season where students who aren’t usually in sports start cracking their heads on which sport they should participate to represent their houses. Now, when someone asks…

TOMYAMAP

Tips on making you a more attractive player. (Monash Cup Edition) I get it. It’s Monash Cup season, nothing is on your mind except winning. Winning to get that medal, to bring honor to your house, to finally showcase those skills you’ve been honing all this while. That’s how champions are made, how prodigies are…

The Sun Voice 3 Auditions

Auditions for ‘The Sun Voice 3’, a Chinese singing competition was held on the 5th of September. This event was organized by Monash University Chinese Cultural Society (MUCCS) in collaboration with Sunway University’s Chinese Cultural Society. During this audition session, the 20 Monashians that took part were judged by Rebecca Chung Yen Yi (Xiamen University…

How Do You Enjoy Ball With An Existential Crisis?

Ball is one of those large-scale events on campus that carry different meanings across the entire student population. Some would treat it as a rare occasion to dress up for a fun time with friends, while some really do take to the novelty of taking a romantic interest out and celebrating the essence of chivalry…

ASEAN Entrepreneur Week Speaker Series 2018 by MEC

The Monash Entrepreneur Club (MEC) hosted a Speaker Series in conjunction with Asean Entrepreneur Week, where in which they invited four professionals from different industries to give a talk about the theme Advancing through Adversity from 27 August 2018 to 30 August 2018. Here are 5 things that were touched on by each of the…

Another Bazaar Has Invaded Monash Malaysia

It was a dreadful Monday morning. Ever get that sensation of waking up just knowing that a bunch of lectures, tutorials and assignments (Yay) await your “return” for the week? Yeah, me too. As I sluggishly stepped into the campus, my nose already picked up the scent of lab reports, essays, and… fried chicken? There…

SOP x SOMHS = CPR Training by St. John Ambulance

Most of us have been there: binge-watching a Netflix tv series in one seating. For some, this show takes place in a hospital and digs into the very personal (and sometimes glamorous) lives of the surgeons, specialists, and nurses. To name a few medical dramas: House M.D., Grey’s Anatomy, and The Good Doctor have been…

MCO Unlock: World of Wonders

“Music is like a dream. One that I cannot hear.” ―  Ludwig van Beethoven Oh, the agony I would be in if I was a musical genius with a deteriorating sense of hearing and knowing that there’s nothing I can do about it. Even after losing his hearing entirely, Beethoven continued composing music, which went…

Monash Cup Closing: A Culmination of Emotions

After months and months of detailed preparation, rigorous training and hard work, Monash Cup finally came to a close on the 21st of September. The night was not only an important one for every athlete who had practiced for weeks before Monash Cup, but it was also significant for every supporter who watched, cheered and…

Passion to Paycheck by Monash Entrepreneur Club (MEC)

Attending “Passion To Paycheck” not solely as a guest, but also a member of the club hosting the event was definitely a rewarding occasion. The event flow was as follows: Firstly we had Frost the model, then we had Daniel Adams, a photographer. After that was a social media influencer, Zoey, followed by Prince, a…

How Monash Cup Came to Be, Mythologically.

Disclaimer: This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, businesses, places, events, locales, and incidents are either the products of the author’s imagination or used in a fictitious manner. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, or actual events is purely coincidental. Hehe. Unspecified date, 2015. “Go For Gold!” by Kyle Patrick (The Click…

SOB A-Fair

Milling about were students decorating their designated booths, strategically placing customised posters, hanging fairy lights and promotional photos. Mind you, on a Sunday afternoon, getting a head start for the next two days to come. Day 1 of SOB A-fair was off to a great start, student vendors all prepped, beaming smiles as their peers…

MYMONASHMERDEKA: Being a Malaysian

As a festive celebration of the Federation of Malaya’s independence from the British Empire, Merdeka is a day that holds great importance for Malaysia, historically and culturally. Through celebrating the concepts of freedom, autonomy and power, it is a day that holds great meaning for many Malaysians. When you close your eyes and try to…