FIRST YEAR REVIEW UNIVERSITY TECHNOLOGY MALAYSIA | Living In Bethesda

My first year experience (a comprehensive review) in University Technology Malaysia UTM as a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics student (undergraduate)

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Online Class for University Students, Good or Bad?

Disclaimer: This is a post about my opinions, feelings and thoughts that are from my own perspective. It may contain biased statements, intended sarcasm, satire and borderline or over-the-line comments that may get my degree hanged. Hopefully this post is taken with a grain of salt (in a good way) and an open mind, I […]

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The Fault in Expectations

My university [University Technology Malaysia (UTM)] has recently implemented a new system regarding extra co-curricular activities. I am going to write constructive, honest opinions about how I feel and how it should be executed. Speaking from my point of view, hopefully no one will feel offended but instead take what I, as a fellow undergrad […]

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Permanent Record by Edward Snowden (Book Review)

Writing this review might spell unprecedented doom to me as I am reviewing a book written by a fugitive, a ‘leaker’ and a man who values truth more than the rest of the world. At the age of 29, Edward Snowden was willing to put everything in his life to gamble in order to form […]

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Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl (Book Review)

The book illustrates the experience of a psychologist in a concentration camp during the odious Holocaust. Battling with the mental dreads and also the physical ones, we get to see through the eyes of an actual prisoner from a psychological point of view, giving the readers a different perspective of life itself. Viktor managed to […]

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21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari (Book Review)

My first impression of this book is that people in this contemporary have no clue about what they are living for and what they are living in. Humans are slowly devoured by the exponential growth of biotech and infotech. When we are still struggling to get a pass in our old, archaic education system, big […]

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fear

We live in a society where opportunities are more open to everyone, information is more accessible to everyone, the ways of thinking are more widely acceptable by everyone, choices are more freely to be made by people. Or is it? Have you ever wondered why are you still doing the same old job whilst struggling […]

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A Trap Called Life

What is life? A simple rhetorical question that we ask ourselves every time that we need to. Most of us wander around in this realm of life without any definite purpose; most of us live simply just to find the reason to live; most of us live for the sole hope that life is going […]

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Hear the Wind Sing by Haruki Murakami (Book Review)

Another Murakami book from me, but this time I read one of his first novels- more like a novelette. The book started with a prologue of how Murakami started off his career, some of the elements there were covered in his other works. As usual, he has this nonchalant and light way of delivering the […]

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