Monthly archive November, 2015
TEDxYouth@KL: Made In The Future

TEDxYouth@KL: Made In The Future

Written by Muazzikri Zamaludin   When we think of the future, we think of unimaginable boundaries that go on forever with infinite possibilities, and the collective potential for human endeavours. But what exactly lies ahead of us, and how do we prepare ourselves to carve out what we want? I’m sure almost everyone out there...
Events & Happenings: LEX SPORT 2015

Events & Happenings: LEX SPORT 2015

Ditulis oleh Farah Rashid   Kementerian Belia dan Sukan Malaysia acap kali menegaskan kepentingan beriadah dan sebagai ikhtiar, Program Fit Malaysia telah dianjurkan di skala kecil mahupun di peringkat nasional. Golongan mahasiswa turut mengambil perkara ini sebagai suatu yang serius. Sebagai satu usaha memastikan pelajar AIKOL sentiasa cergas adalah dengan melaksanakan program  sukan dan riadah....
Music Review: Everything Everything

Music Review: Everything Everything

Written by Nadira Nazneen   You can always tell if something is from Everything Everything, they have a very distinctive sound that you can always tell them apart from the rest. So if you can appreciate the eccentric vocal styles of Alt-J, there’s no reason not to like this English indie pop rock band that...
Let's Talk About: Reversing the Psychology of Classroom-Learning in Public Schools

Let’s Talk About: Reversing the Psychology of Classroom-Learning in Public Schools

Written by Hafidzi Razali   One may say that having an 11-year old gap with your siblings is nothing to shout of, but I have had a rather unique opportunity to observe how similar yet different my twin brothers are when it comes to their personalities. They might share the same values from the almost-always...
Merdekakah Minda Kita?

Merdekakah Minda Kita?

Ditulis oleh Najwa Wira   Negara kita, Malaysia telah mencapai kemerdekaan lebih daripada lima dekad yang lalu. Namun, seiring dengan kebebasan yang dikecapi, adakah minda kita juga merdeka atau masih di bawah takuk yang lama? Adakah kita sebenarnya tiada daya fikir yang kuat untuk membebaskan diri daripada ideologi dan kepercayaan sesat yang tidak lagi relevan...
Culture & Lifestyle: Into the Heart of Tinariwen

Culture & Lifestyle: Into the Heart of Tinariwen

Written by Hashimah Abdul Halim   The Sahara Desert is the largest hot desert in the world and the third largest desert after the Arctic and Antarctica. Referred to as the Tinariwen by the Tuareg people, the desert receives less than an inch of rain water every year in half of its region, making it...
Movie Review: The Notebook

Movie Review: The Notebook

Written by Balqis Abdul Rahim   “No. I’ve never watched the Notebook.” Heads turned. The world spun into darkness. My friends couldn’t believe that I haven’t watched The Notebook before. The Notebook, the most famous of all the Nicholas Sparks’ book to film adaptations. Everyone who was anyone has watched this movie. All my friends tried...
Let's Talk About: Resurgence

Let’s Talk About: Resurgence

Written by Muazzikri Zamaludin     Sometime around the early half of this year, the main issue of the Malaysian political spectrum was the idée fixe of PAS in implementing hudud in Kelantan, a state they have been holding for the past more or less 25 years. This issue was the focal point of an...
Book Review: Please Look After Mother by Kyung Sook-Shie

Book Review: Please Look After Mother by Kyung Sook-Shie

Written by Huda Razali   Please Look After Mother is a highly popular South Korean novel that was translated into English. My sister lent me this book and told me, “If you read this book, you’ll understand so many things”. It is a story of an old mother slowly being forgotten by her children as...
China-Taiwan Meeting: A Complicated Matter

China-Taiwan Meeting: A Complicated Matter

Written by Zaimah Ameera Mohammad Ali   Earlier this November, a momentous event took place in our neighboring country, Singapore, witnessing what some term as a “historic chapter in cross-strait relations”, involving two entities referred to as “family of blood thicker than water”.   The anticipated China-Taiwan meeting on Sunday the 7th of November saw...