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Talk: University of the Arts, London (UAL)

The Art department recently welcomed Aries Chan, a representative from the University of the Arts, London (UAL). Aries gave a talk to fifty interested artists from Remove to Upper Sixth about art degrees, careers, portfolios and what to expect at an interview. She spoke about the importance of the art foundation course, which is not […]

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Art Trip to the Singapore Tyler Print Institute

On Wednesday 29th September we were lucky enough to visit the Singapore Tyler Print institute. We saw an exhibition, toured a workshop and had the opportunity to create etchings with aquatint. We arrived as a Japanese artist named Shinro Ohtake was exhibiting his work and we had a tour around many of his pieces; it […]

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Science workshops with Sungai Melayu School

On Monday 10th October, we were lucky enough to have 20 pupils from Sungai Melayu School join our Year 7 classes for some Science workshops. Mrs Tomlinson and the other Science beaks organised the session so that the MCM pupils were able to become teachers for the morning. Our pupils taught the visiting pupils skills […]

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MCM Rocks! The Beatles

Saturday 1st October saw the second MCM Rocks! concert take to the stage. The Beatles themed concert was a great success, with over fifty pupils performing to a packed Drama Hall. The concert began with an arrangement of ‘Help!’ sung by the College Choir and accompanied by the College Orchestra, who then went on to […]

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Clifford Chance Touch Rugby Tournament 2016

Five Marlborough teams attended the annual Clifford Chance Touch Trophy on Sunday 25th September, during the Exeat weekend. The U10 girls finished 2nd in a closely matched final against SCC; the U12s secured 3rd place and the bronze medals in a category with 9 teams; the U14 girls also finished 3rd and received medals in […]

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Outreach – St Christopher’s

St Christopher’s is part of the Outreach team and is a Service programme where Marlborough College Malaysia students visit a nearby church, St Christopher’s, and teach English to the local children there. The activities include reading, writing and playing games through the English language. Every week we come up with a general theme and the […]

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Theory of Knowledge – Trip to Desaru

On the first weekend of the Michaelmas Term, the Lower Sixth departed for a residential trip to Desaru on the south-east coast of Johor. The objective of the outing was not only to help our cohort bond and relax before the school year got into full swing, but also to introduce to us what makes […]

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MCM Pupils’ achieve highest IGCSE marks in Malaysia

On Saturday 27th August 2016 one of our current Upper Sixth pupils, Marielle Lee, travelled to KL in order to attend the annual Pearson Medallion Awards ceremony and was very proud to receive the award for achieving the highest mark in Malaysia for IGCSE Geography in 2015. Marielle is a deserving recipient of this award […]

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Straits Swimming Gala 2016

On Saturday 17th September we hosted our first Swimming meet of the year with the Australian International School, Singapore and Educity Swimming Club, Iskandar Puteri, joining us for a full day of both long and short course events. Our swimmers embraced the challenge of the 400m and 200m races, and pushed themselves to their limits. […]

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U14 and U12 Straits Rugby Sevens Tournament

On Saturday we hosted the inaugural U14 and U12 Straits Rugby Sevens Tournament. The event saw 22 teams from Johor and Kuala Lumpur come together across two age groups. The standard of rugby on the day was exceptional and the eventual winners in both categories combined technical excellence with amazing athleticism. The U14 category was […]

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