ESCAPISM: Turbulence

Taking in the fresh air and the coolness of the evening breeze, it seemed cruel that, in the midst of admiring the beauty in nature, I am reminded of the bitter reality I can’t seem to escape. What is reality, if you ask? I don’t know: you tell me.  As if the world only asks…

MONCH! Wizards at Tribeca’s Magical Fusion Food

A pastiche of Western and Eastern dishes has become a common feature of the trendy KL cafe. That being said, Wizards at Tribeca and its gastronomical treats set itself apart from the typical café food many have come to expect. This should come as no surprise, given that it is the heart-work of the same…

MEET YOUR MPs PANEL SESSION

Note: This event coverage is for informational purposes only. MONGA is not affiliated with any political party mentioned in this article. Glossary YB = Yang Berhormat (Honorable) MP = Member of Parliament  GE15 = 15th Malaysian general election The Constitution (Amendment) Bill 2019 has shifted the national and state elections voting age from 21 to…

MUSA Did What: It’s The Final. . . Countdown Brain cells (MSC #7)

I hope somebody gets that meme reference because I’m having a brain rot after being buried underneath a pile of assignments. Monash kept going hard at us until this mid-sem break finally appears, albeit at the very last moment of the semester because apparently, there are three weeks left until the ETERNAL SEMESTER BREAK COMMENCES!…

RACING TOWARDS THE FINISH LINE: MONASH CUP CLOSING CEREMONY

We may not be as eventful or as party-going, as some of our fellow universities within the region but we Monashians can certainly make an event memorable when we want to, with the Monash Cup Closing Ceremony, being one of the biggest events of the year, with celebrations going on long till the dead of…

Opinicus House Captain Interview 💛

Making An Impact as Opinicus’ New Captain with Vidula Dilnath Liyanagamage For this year’s Monash Cup I met the captain of the Opinicus, Vidula Dilnath Liyanagamage. His energetic, calm, and powerful delivery of words brighten up even the cloudiest of days. He was confident about this year’s Monash Cup games. “I am not going to…

Manticore House Captain Interview 🦁

How does the fresh-faced Manticore team captain, Thevin Man, handle the pressure? Thevin Man, this year’s house captain for Manticore, is a third-year Mechanical Engineering student. Despite not knowing the local crowd, Thevin effortlessly overcame any potential communication barriers and garnered a likable outlook from his peers and teammates with the power of FRIENDSHIP! Thevin…

Leviathan House Captain Interview 💙

Clement Chui’s Second Go as Leviathan’s Captain Clement Chui, a third-year Global Studies student, is no stranger to the role of captain in Leviathan. After fulfilling his duties as captain in 2021, he stepped down, only to be re-elected this year again due to some internal affairs issues (i.e. tea and drama). To touch on…

Culebre House Captain Interview 🐉

Dhiliban Soundharraja Pushes Himself “All The Way” as Culebre’s Newest House Captain Culebre’s House Captain in 2022 is none other than Dhiliban Soundharraja, a third-year student who believes in pushing himself in every respect. Not only is he double majoring in Microbiology and Medicinal Chemistry, but he’s also a NASM-certified personal trainer! With such an…

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…