Opinions/Views

ACS UTM Nurturing Career Readiness Through Industry Engagement

Author: School of Education, Logavani Rajesvaran. On 1st January 2022, Employment Catalyst 2.0 was held through Facebook live. The American Chemical Society Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (ACS UTM) International Student Chapter hosted this event as a follow-up to Employment Catalyst 1.0, which took place in 2021. It was held because Employment Catalyst 1.0 received positive feedback from the …

ACS UTM Nurturing Career Readiness Through Industry Engagement Read More »

Boosting Global Campus Experiences via ACS UTM International Student Chapter

On 22 October 2021,  American Chemical Society (ACS) Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) International Student Chapter held an Instagram live sharing session, “Zero to Hero: An Introduction to ACS UTM International Student Chapter”. The live session was conducted from 8.15 PM to 10.00 PM. This was a collaboration event between the Protocol Department and Membership Department of ACS …

Boosting Global Campus Experiences via ACS UTM International Student Chapter Read More »

(ماء) ‘Ma: According to the Islamic Perspective

Prepared by: Dr Aminudin Hehsan Dr Zulkiflee Haron Center of Research for Fiqh Science and Technology (CFiRST), UTM A description of water significance from the perspective of Islam Ma` or water is a molecule that consists of two hydrogen atoms and one oxygen atom that is considered a simple structure but still can produce complex …

(ماء) ‘Ma: According to the Islamic Perspective Read More »

If Education is Like Water

Prepared by: Dr Afzamiman Aripin There is a Malay proverb that says “Sekali air bah, sekali pantai berubah”, which also means “New lairds make new laws”… Water appears soft and frail, but it contains the power to mould even the hardest nature like rocks. Imagine if the world was created without water; whereas water is …

If Education is Like Water Read More »

Water, an Eternal Mystery

Prepared by: Assoc. Prof. Dr Sib Krishna Ghoshal Currently, the most difficult unanswered questions to humanity are: How and why does life exist in the universe? To answer it, Greek Philosopher Thales of Miletus (600 BC) first conceptualized water, and then Henry Cavendish discovered its composition (1781), finally shaped up in the hand of Gay-Lussac …

Water, an Eternal Mystery Read More »

Political Economy of Transboundary Water in Malaysia

Prepared by: Dr. Muhammad Najib Razali Water resource management is sometimes referred to as a distressing problem that defies simple solutions. It’s become a problem because there are unknown dimensions to natural resource science. Many parties have various values in the management of water resources, making decision-making complex. A greater range of analytical lenses and …

Political Economy of Transboundary Water in Malaysia Read More »

Don’t Make the Water Sick!

Water is an essential component for sustaining life. Commonly, water source originates from surface sources such as rivers and lakes, or underground sources. Water is a significant input to various industries such as agriculture, industry, energy, transport, etc. This shows the water is essential in daily life. With the increasing population globally, the need for …

Don’t Make the Water Sick! Read More »

Merdeka 64: Manifestasi Merdeka Keluarga Malaysia

Menginsafi bahawa kemerdekaan itu sendiri memerlukan ‘pengobanan yang sebenar pengorbanan’, dan perkara tersebut sudah pun direalisasikan oleh nenek moyang kita tanpa mengira agama, bangsa dan keturunan, maka kini tibalah giliran kita memikul tugas dan bersatu hati melaksanakan ‘pengorbanan yang sebenar pengorbanan’ tersebut. Jika dahulu, perjuangan menuntut kemerdekaan memerlukan nenek moyang kita mengangkat senjata, bermandi keringat berjuang hingga ke titisan darah yang terakhir. Namun kini, perjuangan kita adalah untuk merdeka daripada jangkitan wabak Covid-19, dengan pematuhan dan kekal disiplin kepada prosedur operasi standard (SOP) Majlis Keselamatan Negara (MKN), juga Program Imunisasi Covid-19 Kebangsaan (PICK) menjadi senjata utama demi memastikan rakyat Malaysia terus ampuh bertahan.

Forum Wacana Sukan Norma Baharu Kongsi Pengalaman Ikon

Program Forum Wacana Sukan Norma Baharu ini adalah sebuah program yang bertujuan untuk berkongsi pengalaman dan tips gaya hidup sihat serta sukan norma baharu. Program ini telah menjemput ikon-ikon sukan yang terdiri daripada mahasiswa dan mahasiswi Univerisiti Teknologi Malaysia dan perkongsian ini telah berlangsung menggunakan aplikasi Webex pada tarikh 26 Mei 2021. Secara keseluruhan program …

Forum Wacana Sukan Norma Baharu Kongsi Pengalaman Ikon Read More »

Program Kerohanian Nadi Utama Dalam Menzahirkan Cendekiawan Beriman

Dalam memperkasakan program-program berbentuk kerohanian ini, Pusat Islam UTM dilihat sebagai rujukan utama dalam merencana perancangan dan pelaksanaannya. Namun, institusi atau pusat tanggungjawab yang lain seharusnya tidak menyerahkan dan mengharapkan bulat-bulat kepada Pusat Islam UTM semata-mata. Seharusnya, sinergi dan kerjasama perlu ditingkatkan.

Pelaksanaan Program Pembangunan Pelajar Era Pandemik Covid-19: Tradisi, Transisi, Adaptasi dan Implikasi

Pembangunan pelajar adalah antara elemen utama dalam pembentukan karakter pelajar universiti. Sebelum berlakunya pandemik Covid-19, rata-rata aktiviti pembangunan pelajar dilaksanakan secara fizikal. Pandemik Covid-19 yang mula tersebar mulai sekitar Februari dan Mac 2020 telah menyebabkan aktiviti pembangunan pelajar terpaksa disemak semula terutama dalam aspek penganjuran dan pelaksanaannya.