MCS #9: Accusation of Corruption? :O

Week 11, or Hell Week X depending on which school or year of students you’re talking to. You would love to spend your precious time perfecting that assignment or preparing for your finals but MUSA still exists and the MSCs must go on. So here’s the MSC #9 recap after five weeks of pain and…

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Musings of a graduating student nobody asked for.

Religion (Saik Ming)

I say the words Jesus Christ a lot for somebody who doesn’t believe in the notion of God. Or religion in general for that matter. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it for as long as i live; our perspectives are moulded by the experiences and lives we live. I don’t have anything against…

Emelyne: Quest for Self-Acceptance

Editor’s Note: Just in time to usher in the new year, here’s a submission from a fellow Monashian about her journey towards self-acceptance. In this era of a tech-savvy society, people are constantly being drowned by unrealistic standards of superficial beauty. Social media indubitably aggravates it; leading many into ridiculously believing that beauty is only…

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…

Religion: Moyang Getah

Words from Author: I am submitting this photo called “Moyang Getah, from the Mah Meri tribe” which I hope is in line with your theme “Religion”. I thank you for your kind consideration. The indigenous people of Peninsular Malaysia, a.k.a Orang Asli are unique to Malaysia and are found nowhere else in the world. The Mah…

8th MSC Meeting, In a Flash

Shortest MSC ever in the history of we don’t know when exactly. 20 minutes! Then we are rewarded with decent food from the cafeteria. MSC#8, here we go! The turnout rate was at its lowest this time around, with many council members absent due to the events happening around campus. However, their absence was replaced…

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…

Sex: A Broken Relationship between Sex and Love

To you, You shouldn’t start with the boy who leaves you under his bed like dirty laundry. But you do anyway, because surely a questionable hand is better than none? You will learn. This isn’t like the movies. You are an unread message and so willing, too willing to fall. You are a fool and…