And We’re Back! (With Some Tips for The New Intake Too!)

 

Bonjour, everybody.

We are officially back with a vengeance, ladies and gentlemen! We’ve had our fair share of vacations and trips during our semester break (some of us *cough*the lucky goons*cough* even went abroad!) and we feel like it’s a good time as any to finally be back before we begin to lose all interest and passion in pursuing our diplomas and degrees.

I mean, our results almost did kill all our hopes and dreams of living out our lives as fancy schmancy Ir.s with our five-digit salaries and our smoking hot partners and the self-esteem that abandoned us throughout our high school years, but nah. You win some, you lose some.

(wow. that got real.)

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Saving the Environment with Stunning Achievements

SKUDAI, 27th March – Siva Nagappan Visvesvaran, a first year student majoring in Electrical Power Engineering, has made UNITEN proud with his recent achievement in being awarded “Anugerah Pemimpin Sukarelawan (Alam Sekitar)” (Translation : Voluntarism Leaders (Environment) Awards). The ceremony took place at Dewan Sultan Iskandar, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Skudai, Johor.

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CALLING FOR WRITERS!

Yes, you’ve heard that right! We’re on the look for more writers again due to our website’s continuous expansion. All you have to do is to submit your news article or literary work to us at nadiuniten@outlook.com to find out if you’re the one we’re looking for. (Don’t forget to fill up the google doc too!). You are only required to submit one entry per application in accordance to any of the themes as follows: Continue reading “CALLING FOR WRITERS!”

2017 : Year of the Rooster

(Source : Universiti Tenaga Nasional – UNITEN FB page)

The New Year, the new calendar and new days spark brand new opportunities for everyone to start anew and to become a much better person that they were. May the year of the rooster beings great wisdom to learn from the past and turn them into something productive for your future. From all of us at NADi UNITEN, we wish you and your family a happy and prosperous Chinese New year ” Gong Xi Fa Cai “.

在这新的一年里,NADI UNITEN团队祝全体国能大学之员工和学生恭喜发财,新年快乐,万事如意。希望大家在新的一年里充满新希望与找出新能量,来迎接新的挑战。

“一元复始,万象更新.”

WE’RE HIRING

NADiAs NADi UNITEN is expanding day by day, so does our team. NADi UNITEN would like to announce that we are open for new writers recruitment. All you have to do is to fill in the Google doc link below and hand in to us a news report article based on one of the two scenarios as follows:

  1. Annual General Meetings (AGM) (of any club)
  2. UNITENWOW 4.0

The articles will have to be handed in to us via email at nadiuniten@outlook.com and submissions can be written in English or Malay. Applications will be closed on 5th December 2016, 11.59pm. Successful candidates will be notified. Feel free to contact us at nadiuniten@outlook.com or Gan (016-7342525) for more details.

Google doc link : https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeYa0mpcWXBwgu287WxgSHOCenZahJkIw5Y6isUI8qcP-q5yQ/viewform?fbzx=6277148856340424000

 

Midterm is here, and so are some Tips!

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Midterm season is here and you might be in a panic, so in conjunction with the hectic season I thought it would be nice to share some tips on last minute studying. Keep in mind that these tips may not be applicable to everyone as people have their differences but generally, these are the most popular tips.

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Spiderweb

The spider sings as she spins her web,
Her eyes ever mindful of the things around her.
They fly in circles, almost in mockery
Of the open skies she could not conquer.

But she works in silence, those eight eyes glued
She merely spins her silk with no contempt
As they brave themselves ever closer, ever near
Trying to see who’d best the last attempt

She’d pay no heed to the buzz of vulgarity
All those sickening words they spurted out
Because she knew that when the time came soon
She’d put an end to the ceaseless flout

Because wings, as magical as they may be
Were a curse hidden well beneath a blessing
Unlimited your horizons may be: so free?
But lack of walls can also be quite pressing

An overflow of data can rightfully bring down
Even the smartest human being without a doubt
And wings, whose access travels so far
Can surely bring forth a merciless drought

Intelligence is dried, overpowered by sloth
And brains are replaced with a sense of arrogance
“Come forth,” one may say, trying to be “clever”
Only to realize how their efforts may have been perilous

These wings that have taken them far finally break
As they spiral down, too late to have ever realized
The hungrier you are, the more lustful you get
And Icarus fell to his demise: surprised.

And the spider eyes the winged dreamers that day
Struggling for escape, begging to be free
But abuse of liberty comes with a cost
And in this case, their lives became the fee.

Written by: Ahmad Danial ‘Irfan Bin Husain

Two Much Degrees?

Another debate has been sparked over the Internet world, particularly Twitterjaya, over a statement made by Higher Education Minister, Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh. Speaking at the event ‘Soaring Upwards: Let’s Talk Higher Education’ at Management and Science University, Shah Alam, he advised all university students to take up more than one bachelor’s degree through online learning methods in order to make them more employable and improve their prospects in the job market.

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