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Bon Odori 2015

[By Priscilla Bulan Josehua] Bon Odori – a traditional Japanese celebration that honours the dead. The festival is not only celebrated in Japan but also worldwide, including here in Malaysia. It has been held in Penang, Shah Alam and Kota Kinabalu. Bon Odori is basically the Japanese counterpart of the Ghost Festival and the Day […]

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Disabled VS Specially Abled

[By Oswald TeeMak] In today’s materialistic society, it is unsurprising that those who suffer from disability, birth defects and mental illness are deemed unimportant or inferior by society. They either have to try fit in into a society that doesn’t care about them at all or choose to subtract themselves from the equation entirely. We […]

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Why Should YOU Attend the 2nd iLead Conference?

[By Charmaine Au] If you missed the first iLead Conference because you needed to prepare for your finals (like I did) and thought that the opportunity knocks but once, well, I come bearing good news! Hosted by Taylor’s University Life Skills Development, the iLead Conference is back with a new panel of key industry speakers […]

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#MerdekakahKita?

[By Kyle Iman] This piece will serve as a reminder to not only whoever reads it, but to myself as well. Consider if you will, events that are occurring around the world as we speak. We have on our hands the biggest refugee crisis since the Second World War. From Syria, to Gaza, to Myanmar, […]