Archives for December 2023

A Pledge of Life: My First Blood Donation Journey

There comes a moment when a simple action can mean the world, not just to you, but to someone else’s life. Today, I found myself seated in a donor chair, arm outstretched, ready to give a part of myself for others. After years of taking blood thinners, I finally received the green light from my doctor to donate blood. It was a first for me, a milestone that I approached with a mix of nerves and excitement. As the blood flowed from me, I thought about the chain of life it represents, the unknown faces it might save. This experience, more profound than I ever anticipated, has changed my perspective. It’s not just about giving blood; it’s about embracing the fragility of life and standing in solidarity with those in need. Today, I did more than just donate blood; I joined a community of quiet heroes who believe in the power of giving.

The image serves as a personal testament to the act of giving, capturing the momentous first-time experience of contributing to a life-saving resource through blood donation.

Kesepaduan Melalui Tawa: Ketuk Ketampi di Kem Pembentukan JKM KSJ

Di tengah-tengah suasana damai Laman Nur Bistari, Ulu Yam, calon-calon JKM KSJ menjalani aktiviti pembinaan pasukan yang tidak hanya menyenangkan hati tetapi juga mendidik. Ketika tawa mengiringi sesi ‘ketuk ketampi’, bukan sekadar permainan, tetapi sebuah cara kreatif untuk mengukuhkan keakraban dan kepekaan dalam kelompok. Melalui hukuman ringan ini, setiap calon diperingatkan tentang pentingnya menghargai dan mengingati setiap anggota dalam kumpulan mereka. Ini adalah langkah dalam perjalanan kepemimpinan mereka, mengukir erti persahabatan sejati di hati.

The image showcases JKM KSJ candidates engaging in a lighthearted punitive activity, promoting unity and memorization skills in a natural setting

Thesis Journey: Guiding Luqman to the Finish Line

In the heart of academic pursuit, the journey of a Master’s thesis forms the pinnacle of graduate study. My student, Luqman, is in the throes of this pivotal phase, with the submission of his thesis on the horizon this semester. Our regular discussions are a blend of mentorship, debate, and fine-tuning, as we navigate through the complex maze of research, data analysis, and scholarly writing. As Luqman’s supervisor, it is a path filled with challenges and triumphs, and every session pushes us closer to that moment of accomplishment. The image attached offers a glimpse into these crucial discussions—a snapshot of the academic rigour that defines the final lap of Luqman’s Master’s journey.

The image captures a candid moment during one of our routine discussions, where Luqman and I delve into the final details of his thesis

Tautan Hati: Pertemuan Tak Terduga dengan Ustaz Kamili

Dalam liku-liku kehidupan, pertemuan yang tak terduga sering membawa makna mendalam. Begitu pula saat saya bertemu kembali dengan Ustaz Kamili, pembimbing bacaan Al-Quran saya dahulu. Waktu terasa berhenti saat kami bertukar pandang, mengimbau memori kelas mengaji yang pernah mengukir banyak kenangan. Pertemuan kami bukan sekadar kebetulan, tetapi pengingat akan ikatan yang terjalin melalui pembelajaran suci ini. Meski pertemuan itu singkat, ia meninggalkan kesan yang akan selalu terpahat dalam sanubari.

The image captures a joyous and spontaneous moment of reconnection with my respected Ustaz Kamili, symbolizing the cherished and enduring bonds forged through spiritual education

Mastering Event Protocols at UTM: Insights from Pn Suzalpha’s KSJ Workshop

In the heart of KSJ, Pn Suzalpha, our fellow, delivered an enlightening lecture on the protocols of event management at UTM. Her talk, part of the JKM KSJ Formation Camp, was a deep dive into the nuances of successful event execution, stressing adherence to university protocols. The attendees, engrossed and eager, soaked in her guidance, poised to apply this newfound knowledge to future UTM events. It was an empowering session, encapsulating the essence of learning beyond the classroom.

To visually capture the essence of the event and to complement the textual content. It showcases the interactive and educational environment of Pn Suzalpha's lecture, providing readers with a snapshot of the active engagement and learning experience at the JKM KSJ formation camp. The image helps to convey the context, the speaker's connection with the audience, and the overall atmosphere of the session, enhancing the reader's understanding and interest in the event being discussed.