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Munawir Hill Open House

The Munawir Hill Open House took place on Sunday 30th July and consisted of a house assembly followed by parent/boarder sports and a meal in the dining hall. It was a great success and Amir Shukri gives us his account of the day’s events. L W G Walters, HM Munawir Hill

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The Pit & Picotin Trip

As the final stages of term began for Munawir Hill, we took the opportunity to do some team building before the new influx of boarders arrives in August. To do so, the boarding house, in its entirety, headed to ‘The Pit’ at Turf City, Singapore before going to eat at ‘Picotin’. Below is Hakim Faizal’s […]

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Honan House Boarders and Parents Day

On Sunday the Honan House boarders’ parents came to Marlborough College Malaysia for the day so they could witness for themselves the great amount of talent the girls possess. The day kicked off with the Boarders vs Parents tennis matches which were a lot of fun! All the girls got involved with some competitive rallies, […]

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1st MCM Beagle Hash

After weeks of careful planning and recces, the day prior to the day itself arrived, where the ‘hares’ (consisting of Mr Nicholson, Mr Harkins, Adam Wright and Tim Wu Murphy) set out on the final trip to mark out a path using a combination of red MCM Beagle Hash tags and shredded paper (also known as shreddies) in preparation for the […]

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Afternoon Tea at Honan House

I carry many fond memories with me from my time at Marlborough and most of those come from the time I spent in my boarding house, Mill Mead. Each boarding house develops it’s own quirks and traditions, these are things which make each house individual. Mill Mead had several events throughout the year which made it unique, like a ‘lazy […]

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Photography Day at MCM

On Saturday 18th May the boarders had the opportunity to demonstrate their creative skills through photography. The focus was on composition and six rules or guidelines were introduced to help them take more compelling photographs.  After viewing and discussing professional examples using the Rule of Thirds, Leading Lines, Balancing Elements, Symmetry & Patterns, Framing and Different Viewpoints the boarders set off across […]

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Boarders’ Media Career Talk

On Sunday, Mr Mark Whitehead gave the boarders a talk on his career working for various companies in the media industry. He spoke primarily about BBC Worldwide and what it takes to create, manage and film various channels and programs. He told us about his job in the BBC and told us of personal experiences working […]

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MCM Welcomes our First Dame

  Ms DC, as Tessa De Cordova is better known to the children, joins the school with a wealth of experience working in boarding schools with girls and boys from Prep through to secondary level. The role of a Dame is vital in ensuring the smooth running of a busy boarding school. She helps ensure […]

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Boarders’ Flying Club

On Sunday 28th April we were thrilled to welcome members of Potong Pasir Community Centre Flying Club to MCM. The day started with a talk by HY Lau about the hobby of building and flying model aircraft and a brief introduction to aeronautics. The boarders were then treated to a display of various aircraft in […]

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Boarders’ Trip to the Ballet

The Esplanade Theatre is one of Singapore’s leading performing arts venues featuring local and international performances. On Sunday 17th of March, after the Sunday Service, the Senior Girls from Honan House travelled to the Esplanade Theatre to watch the amazing ballet, Coppelia. Most of us had never seen a ballet before and we were very […]

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