The Long-Awaited Return of Monash Got Talent

After being deprived of live performances for two long years, Monash Got Talent (MGT) 2022 was exactly the excitement we needed to cope with Week 6 stress. Held in auditorium 4108 on 2nd September from 7:00 p.m. till 10:30 p.m, MGT did not disappoint with their wide range of performances.  Registration was quick and simple,…

Djoeang! Indonesian Independence Day

Monash has often been known for holding gatherings and events that represent its multicultural student population. Indonesian Independence Day was celebrated on August 17th, and the event day 2, which was held on the 18th and hosted by PPI Monash, showcased some of Indonesia’s finest cultures through a series of things such as the Indonesian…

Refugee Awareness Day

Between the 24th and 26th of August, MUMeds in collaboration with Ref-UP Monash, a carnival was held in celebration of Refugee Awareness Day. This event was held to promote and provide refugees in Malaysia with a free platform to grow their businesses. It was also an opportunity for the Monash student body as well as…

C&S Week: A Week of Fun

We kicked the start of the new semester with the much hyped Clubs & Society week. C&S Week took place between the 1st to 5th of August 2022, and Monashians were met with an amazing line-up of clubs to choose from, perfectly tailored for you to find the community that best fit YOU. New and…

SOE X SOP Pharmgineering Race

Squid Game but make it STEM. The school of engineering and pharmacy have collaborated to organize a joint event known as the Pharmgineering Race of 2022. The event took place bright and early, with registration starting at 9am on the 6th of August 2022, with 10 stations scattered throughout Monash University.  It served as a…

MUSA DID WHAT #5: The One that Became Two

It hasn’t even been Week 3 and yet MUSA has already made some pretty heavy decisions, with some motions taking such a long time that our beloved General Secretary decided to split MSC #5 into two parts. Despite that, MSC#5.5 or I guess you’d call it MSC #5 Part 2 actually went on till 10pm!…

LGBTQ Corner: The Gift

“I have a gift for you.”  I couldn’t quite tell if I was happy or scared. She refused to tell me what this gift that was chained and secured with the most sophisticated lock was as if it was caging a yet-to-be-known creature. Even I, the greatest locksmith of the heart, wasn’t able to crack…

LGBTQ Corner: Yes, sex is cool but…

I worry sometimes that I would never receive the love they write about in books, the one’s they make movies about, because everything I’ve ever seen has always revolved around the aspect of sex. Sex has been a topic rarely discussed in my neck of the woods, and when it was brought up, I found…

Hello, Future

“Hello,  future.”  The words echo into oblivion. The silence was  loud and deafening, but I know someone, or something out there, is listening to me.  “It was rather impolite of me, isn’t it? if i don’t offer you a greeting.”  Again, no response. Fair enough.  “I’m aware of my. . . lack of manners in…

Hello Future: Struggling

An anxious anecdote of mine.  We all have big dreams and big thrills.  Get all As  Get into a good university  Graduate with all HDs  Get a good job, 5 figure salary and above only  Marry before they call you an old maid  Have a family  I’m now 20 and I’ve just barely ticked off…

SOIT x SOE Destress Night!

The much needed de-stress night was the perfect way for Monashians to wrap up a long semester’s work of deadlines and assignments. Held by the SOIT and SOE for students on the 27th of May, from 6:30PM -10:30PM; this event was one of the many coveted for occasions post-covid by everyone. Expectations and excitement for…

MPAC Presents: A Night of Drama

To conclude the hectic month of May, Monash Performing Arts Club (MPAC) hosted their annual Night of Drama on the 30th and 31st of May, the first time since campus reopened. Registration was done through google forms and was priced at only RM5 for students to enjoy a collection of five acts, each spanning around…

GRN Outdoor Movie Night!

Amidst the stifling, stress-filled haze that was Week 11, came a saviour in the form of Monash’s Green Representative Network (GRN) Outdoor Movie Night which was held on the 18th of May 2022 at 6.30 pm. Admission into the event was free of charge however students who had pre-registered but all students who were interested…

MUSA Did What #4: Sem 1 BEGONE!

Very much like Steven Grant in Moon Knight, I feel as if reaching Week 12 has been a definite out of body experience that has left me with more questions than answers (How did I get here?? When did I get here?? Why do I have 25 unread emails from lecturers??) Fortunately, as the final…