SELF-EXPRESSION: A teen’s yet-to-be-published series of comic books provide poignant and reflective insights into the struggles and frustrations that those who suffer from pervasive developmental disorder face
The Fulbright Alumni Association Of Malaysia, Malaysian-American Commission On Educational Exchange (MACEE) and Perdana School Of Science, Technology and Innovation Policy, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia are jointly organising the two-day Fulbright International Conference 2013 on Innovations In Health And Wellness For The 21st Century on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Main Auditorium, Razak Tower, UTM, Jalan Semarak, Kuala Lumpur.
DENISE Chan's favourite quote reveals the reason why the hitz.fm deejay embraces adventures.
SNAP A PICTURE: Allianz Malaysia has introduced the social media contest, Reasons To Run, to encourage people to run and share the reason they do so through a picture via Instagram. The contest is open to all Malaysians and permanent residents aged 16 years and above.
AS we approach the end of the United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (2005-2014) that began with the launch of seven pioneering Regional Centres of Expertise (RCE) on Education for Sustainable Development in 2005, the 8th Global Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development Conference in Nairobi, Kenya recently was timely.
ENTERTAINING APPROACH: SMK Panchor, Negri Sembilan students took a leaf out of the late artiste P. Ramlee's book to emerge as winners of the Petrosains Science Show Competition 2013.
RECENTLY I had the privilege of giving a talk on national cohesion at the Institute of Ethnic Studies (KITA) in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia at the invitation of its founding director Distinguished Professor Datuk Shamsul Amri Baharuddin.
MODEL PROJECT: The remodelling of the Humayun’s Tomb in New Delhi, India proves that heritage sites not only sustain themselves but are also relevant to the lives of communities around them
GENUINE SENSE OF SERVICE: Universitas Andalas in Padang, Indonesia as an example of university engagement in communities
Creative Child Development and MPH Bookstores are organising a Bricks4Kidz Holiday Mini Workshop today (2.30pm to 3pm and 3.30pm to 4pm) at the bookstore in The Curve, Petaling Jaya. In addition to learning about Science through play, there are activities such as model-building. For details, call Demitrius (012-317-3236).