Monthly Archives: August 2012

Better Out Than In

         by Marina Tan For those of us non-Muslims who went through the government education system in secondary school; you know as well as I do the ‘joy’ of Moral Education- memorizing and regurgitating 36 moral values and their definitions… But I digress. Though I still believe that system is futile and […]

An Education Gripe- English!

        by Marina Tan I recently became the first Malaysian to win the English Speaking Union (ESU) International Public Speaking Competition held in London in May. It was an amazing experience for so many reasons; the city, the activities, West End, and of course the shock and jubilation of winning- but mostly […]

Tune in to My Episode on Hear & Now in Malaysia, BFM 89.9!

Not many would have been given this opportunity to have an episode on BFM 89.9: The Business Station. I came to Hear & Now in Malaysia as an intern, least did I expect that an idea meant for our brainstorming session ended up being tasked for myself and a friend, Lim Yan Yun, or YY […]