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A Spectacle to Behold

Imagine if you couldn't read this sentence No matter how hard you strained The words simply would not form Your eyes remain untrained Your teachers think you're slow And lack a span of attention But really you're just in need Of a slight visual correction You see, every single day Students go to school Without clear vision Which is really quite cruel This may lead to students...

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By Richard Stephenson | Youth Services
2 years 9 months ago

Aku Anak Malaysia

Aku anak Malaysia dan ini Tanahairku (I am a Malaysian and this is my homeland).  This statement is of particular significance to me because for as long as I can remember I've been embarrassed to be Malaysian.  I don't like Malaysia, I don't care for it, and since I was old enough to think about my future, I've wanted to migrate, renounce citizenship & run away from a...

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By Cheri Lim | Head of Communications
2 years 10 months ago

Using Social Media for Good

As one of the pioneers for Cyber Wellness in Malaysia, Generasi Gemilang has done surveys with students locally to find out more about their experience with cyberbullying. Our 2014 survey results showed that 27% (roughly 1 out of 4) say that they have been cyberbullied, but only 29% of them have told someone about it. In addition to that, a 2016 study conducted by Digi Telecommunications with...

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By Shu Ling | Communications
2 years 10 months ago

The Gift of Sight

Note:  Gift of Sight is a collaborative initiative made possible through the generousity of Vision Space Optometrist and Malaysian Hoya Lens.   A student from our Pusat Bimbingan Pelajar (PBP) program came to the session one day and told her mentor that she was suffering from headaches.  After asking her a few questions, the mentor found out that her pair of...

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By Shu Ling | Communications
2 years 10 months ago

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