Monthly archive October, 2014
A Report on AIKOL PRESS’ Team-Building Session

A Report on AIKOL PRESS’ Team-Building Session

By Aina Farzana Ismail   The cohesiveness of a group of people is a tricky subject, at best. Be it a family, a society, or a group you created for an assignment, there’s always something about it that makes life a little more interesting. On one hand, you have all the skills and knowledge that...

“Aye for Independence!”: A view on Scotland’s Independence Referendum

By Munirah Hamdan   It had been an effervescing issue as early as 2011 but it wasn’t until the middle of this year that Scotland grabbed the global headlines with its vigorous campaign to be independent from the United Kingdom. The world has always known Scotland to be a part of United Kingdom alongside England,...
The Umbrella Story

The Umbrella Story

By Farhan Sapian Sauri   The recent news on the street protests happening around the world would often provoke me with the question; why does violence usually follow whenever street protests come into the picture? From the psychological perspective, it is deep within us that we want to be noticeable. Whenever we feel that our...

Parenting Style: President Obama vs PM Najib Razak

By Arina Izuddin (Not yet a parent)   Put yourself in a situation where you got a B in math— wait. That is actually good for a budding lawyer. No, put yourself in a situation where you got a D in math and you need to tell your parents so that they will not get...
Traveling: A Life-Changing Thousand Miles (or More)

Traveling: A Life-Changing Thousand Miles (or More)

By Nik Nuraisha Alia Binti Hanafi   Often we heard of the cliché yet inspiring travel quote; “Not all who wander are lost”. I really wanted to believe in that saying so much that every time I made a getaway plan to travel, those words would ring and rhyme like Christmas bells and carols (October...

5 Things To Know To Be A Mooter

by Arinah Sabtu   This list is in no way binding or definite. This list is based on my personal experience being involved in moot competitions. It is my hope that this list does not scare all the potential mooters away since you will find in moots a wealth of skills that will jump start...
Making Ideas Stick: An Interview With Sketch Post Studio

Making Ideas Stick: An Interview With Sketch Post Studio

by Aina Farzana Ismail   What’s that famous saying again? “A picture is worth a thousand words.” And when you have a thousand words to say, sometimes illustrations convey the meaning faster and better. Enter Sketch Post Studio, a graphic recording service that encapsulates the ideas in presentations and events in the form of eye-catching...