Top 5 Best Memory Hacks for Your Study and Work
Aug14

Top 5 Best Memory Hacks for Your Study and Work

We’ve scoured our brains and the internet for the best memory hacks to help your brain retain information quicker and easier and ultimately help you do better in your exams. Here’s a shareable infographic that our editorial team has put together. If you are using your smartphone, simply tap and save the image for later reference. Do you enjoy this infographic? Share with us on which memory hack suits you the best at the comment...

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Malaysian Students’ Technology Conference (MSTC) 2017
Aug12

Malaysian Students’ Technology Conference (MSTC) 2017

Date: 12-13 August 2017 (Sat & Sun) Time: 9AM – 6PM (Day 1), 9AM – 2PM (Day 2) Venue: Odyssey Hall, Mercu UEM, Kuala Lumpur *Note: Online registration is officially closed, but we still welcome walk-in participants on the event days themselves! “ADVANCING 4TH-WARD” MSTC (Malaysian Students’ Technology Conference) is an event organised by a student-led society based in the United Kingdom – Young Malaysian...

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Donate to Help A Local Refugee School to Stay Opened
Aug10

Donate to Help A Local Refugee School to Stay Opened

  Three thousand ringgit – that’s all Top Achievers Academy, a school for refugee children, needs to stay afloat every month. It may seem like a small sum but founders Jeanette Chan and Francis Tay face constant struggles when canvassing for funds to pay for rent and utilities. Chan, a former life insurance agent, said: “As refugees, the children’s parents are not legally allowed to work, leaving them with very limited resources....

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Malaysian Teachers Were Trained at Space Academy to Boost STEM Teaching
Aug10

Malaysian Teachers Were Trained at Space Academy to Boost STEM Teaching

For one week, 15 Malaysians trained like they were going to be the next Neil Armstrong – simulating space missions, coding, survival training, learning flight dynamics – at a space academy in the United States. There’s just one thing – they’re not budding astronauts. They’re teachers. In June 2016 and 2017, these educators joined their peers from all over the globe in a week-long programme at the US Space & Rocket Centre (USSRC)...

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6 Malaysian Students Made Malaysia Proud of Their Math Skills in Brazil
Aug09

6 Malaysian Students Made Malaysia Proud of Their Math Skills in Brazil

SIX Malaysian students made the country proud at the recent 2017 International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. With an impressive haul of two silver medals, two bronze medals, and two honourable mentions, Ivan Chan Kai Chin, Yeoh Zi Song, Hanissa Shamsuddin, Tan Li Xuan, Sean Ghee Zhing and Theam Wing Chun, led the country to 37th position in this year’s IMO. In 2015, Malaysia was ranked 57th before jumping 20...

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T.S. Andrew Sheng Urged Malaysia to Prep Millennials On Skilled Jobs
Aug09

T.S. Andrew Sheng Urged Malaysia to Prep Millennials On Skilled Jobs

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia needs to reinvent its education system to adapt to the knowledge economy, which has led to a sharp reduction in unskilled jobs and spike in demand for data analysts. Tan Sri Andrew Sheng, Distinguished Fellow of Asia Global Institute, University of Hong Kong, said Malaysia needs to retool its education and skills, and experiment across the spectrum, in positioning itself in the new economy. “Formal education is...

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Taib Urges Young Generations to Take Up Technical Skills Education Programs
Aug08

Taib Urges Young Generations to Take Up Technical Skills Education Programs

KUCHING: Young people are encouraged to take up technical skills education programs to fulfill the future needs of industries. Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud said parents and teachers had to play their roles in raising awareness on the importance of skills education. This, he said, would allow Sarawak to move in tandem with other developed countries. However, Taib said this statement would be more apparent by the year...

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Essential Packing List for Trips to Malaysia
Aug08

Essential Packing List for Trips to Malaysia

Introduction Malaysia truly is a land of wonders. With over 30 million people, 330,000 square kilometers, and thousands of different species making it one of the most biodiverse places on earth, there is plenty to explore while in Malaysia. If you are planning a trip to Malaysia, you will definitely want to come prepared. Below we have a quick guide for the five most important things to bring with you during a trip to Malaysia. Avoid...

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