Discussion around ICC’s politicisation of human rights and justice. We argued that ICC’s addressing of human rights and justice is being influenced by political factors such as national interest, in other words politicisation.
Kahaani this year was much more enjoyable and fruitful than last year. I think I was able to engage with the dance and also the dance group. Although I was initially confused with the dance, I was able to master it with practice. I think it was helpful to have my friends in the […]
Throughout season 1 and 2, I think I was able to become physically stronger and healthier via this activity; Her Healthy Habits. It was especially important for me to take each session seriously because I never get to take enough time to work out and train muscles/cardio with other people’s advice. With Ms.Ashton’s support and instructions, […]
From 24-27 January, I went to Jakarta for SEASAC tennis. It was an irreplaceable experience for me which taught me perseverance. I am very glad I was able to join the team for my final year. The tournament taught me preseverance because, as the third single, I had to be calm and reflective to work […]
Similarly to last year, I have joined Kahaani this year. I joined because I can learn more about the Indian culture, support the cause behind the dance showcase and also have fun learning dance with friends. Although it is difficult to find time to practice the dance consistently, I find it exciting to dance with […]
Since the season started, I have seen improvements with my tennis skills. For example, my serves have become much more consistent and accurate. I was able to achieve this by firstly practising on my second serve and getting used to the topspin. Furthermore, I changed the way I toss the ball and also get into […]
Today, in global politics class, we had a debate on whether human rights should be seen as universal rights or culturally-relative rights. This question is significant because UDHR is criticised as being a Western construct that doesn’t value cultural differences on certain ideas. The debate was carried out by firstly brainstorming some arguments on post-it […]
In season 2, I decided to join the tennis team as the IB internal assessments have slowly being done. I was quite excited to join the team because I have been playing tennis since 7th grade, and I was in a school tennis team in middle school. Furthermore, I was looking forward to playing a […]