Circuitry 101

In pursuit of a shocking interest (pun intended), I recently joined Circuitry 101, an afterschool activity in which we create mini electrical circuits. These sometimes end up in the form of small LED systems or a variable-frequency generator. During the couple of sessions that have past, my perception for the ASA has completely changed from…

COMUN 2016 Conference

Agendas have been debated, resolutions have been drafted and awards have been presented. COMUN 2016 has finally concluded. My participation in conference has been deemed successful due to my diplomatic attitude, active participation, and logical decision making. I may have not been the most important envoy as the delegate of Cuba in GA3, but when…

Jaffna Narratives

For my last Week Without Walls (WWW), I chose Jaffna Narratives, a trip that explored the historical, cultural and religious features of Jaffna, the northernmost region of Sri Lanka. Our trip lasted 5 days during which we visited temples and historical sites, met and learnt about the local people, and generally just had a fun…

Being Globally Aware

As a learner of the 21st century, I feel obliged to engage with issues of global importance. It is necessary to play a part in the international community and develop as a global citizen. In an increasingly interconnected world today, communication and global awareness are of utmost importance, and I believe I am performing well…

COMUN Practice Debate 2

Practice Debate 2 (PD2) was by far my best performance yet. I spoke more than all previous times combined. I felt more confident and brought forth valuable ideas into the committee. Discussing the obliteration of the global black market of illegal drug trafficking and its related progenies. Practice Debate 1 (PD1) was the first real…

Learning Experience @ Indian Bank

University is quickly approaching and before long, I will be stepping out into the real world with my own career path. So, this was an appropriate time for me to explore one of my areas of interest. During these winter holidays, I decided to go to the Colombo branch of Indian Bank to look into…

COMUN Practice Debate 1

Practice Debate 1 (PD1) was the first real taste of COMUN this season. OSC welcomed hundreds of delegates, admins, and exco members onto its campus. It was a day filled with heated argument, some very intelligent ideas, and resolutions. I, along with many other delegates from my school, am in General Assembly 3 a.k.a. SOCHUM, which…