Boarders Burns Night

On Thursday 25th January, the annual Boarders’ Burns Night took place. Burns Night is a tradition that is held across the United Kingdom and celebrated worldwide. The night celebrates the life and works of Robert Burns, Scottish poet and lyricist. All four boarding houses joined together to celebrate Burns Night and enjoyed an evening of […]

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Boarders’ Christmas Supper

In the final week of the Michaelmas Term, the traditional Boarders’ Christmas Supper took place—an occasion for boarders to embrace the festive spirit before embarking on their Christmas break. Each year, the Graduate Assistants dedicate themselves to orchestrating the event, selecting a theme to set the tone for the night. This year’s theme drew inspiration […]

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Boarding House Colour Run 2023

Boarding houses Artemis and Apollo had a busy and exciting week as they took part in their own Colour Run, as well as designing rangolis and enjoying some Deepavali activities. There have been a whole range of activities taking place across the College recently to celebrate the special time that is Deepavali with a musical […]

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Bonfire Night 2023

On Saturday 4th November, the Marlborough College Malaysia community got together to enjoy the annual bonfire night. The night is a chance for boarding pupils, beaks and families to join together and enjoy an evening of open-air dining and  a roaring bonfire.    Bonfire night or “Guy Fawkes Night” is a cherished tradition held on […]

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Boarders Lecture Series | Mak Joon Nien

The Boarders Lecture on Sunday 15th October was a real treat for those that attended.   Mak Joon Nien, CEO of Standard Chartered Malaysia, spoke about his life and what it was to be in charge of such a large company.   As an Old Marlburian, he said that his time at Marlborough College UK […]

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Beagle Hash Michaelmas 2023

  On Friday, 25th August 2023, the Boarding community at Marlborough College Malaysia embarked on the new academic year’s first Beagle Hash. Decked out in their house swipes, the pupils ventured into the plantation that surrounds the College and began searching for the paper tags which identify the correct route. In between the overgrown paths […]

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Boarders’ Barbeque Summer Term

Throughout the Summer Term, pupils within our boarding community were invited to the Master’s Lodge for a final farewell barbecue. Marking the last set of invitations to the Lodge under current Master Stevens, pupils joined himself and Mrs Stevens for a series of wonderful evenings. Artemis and Gaia pupils arrived in late May, greeted by […]

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Beagle Hash Summer 2023

At the start of the Summer Term, Marlborough College Malaysia hosted its tri-annual Beagle Hash. Rain fell heavily throughout the day and questions were raised as to if the event would happen; however, in true Beagle Hash form, come rain or shine, the run went ahead. As boarders made their way to the muddy start […]

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House Harmony

After a three year sabbatical, the House Harmony returns to Marlborough College Malaysia. This spectacular House event features boarding and day houses competing in a completely acapella singing performance for the Senior School. This competition is one of complete house spirit, and tremendous amounts of musical talent, culminating in an excellent performance of musical exceptionalism. […]

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Boarders’ Dessert

Over the course of Lent Term, MCM Boarding pupils and staff have all been invited to the Master’s Lodge to enjoy an after dinner dessert with Mr and Mrs Stevens. These wonderful evenings give pupils a chance to discuss their studies and interests with the Master, whilst enjoying delicious desserts made specially for the events. […]

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Rider’s Lodge: A boarding trip

On the 4th March, our boarding pupils took a trip to Riders Lodge Resort, a popular destination amongst our boarders as they are able to learn how to horse-ride. The pupils spent the first morning learning about the parts of a horse and their characters. They also learnt how to groom a horse, feed them […]

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Boarders’ Burns Night 2023

Thursday 2nd February saw the annual Boarders’ Burns night take place at Marlborough College Malaysia. This event celebrates the life and works of Robert Burns, renowned as the national poet of Scotland. Boarders from all four houses joined together for an evening of good food, dancing and truly Scottish speeches. The evening began with speeches […]

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Beagle Hash Lent 2023

As the sun began to shine through the clouds and a humid mist set in the air, a colourful display of House swipes could be seen weaving its way through the plantation next to MCM. This can mean only one thing – the Beagle Hash is back. The Beagle Hash is an MCM boarding tradition […]

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A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols 2022

Festivities at Marlborough College Malaysia continued as we held our annual Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols. Boarders, day pupils, staff and parents joined the Prep and Senior choirs in a wonderful show of College spirit and Christmas joy. The evening began with a welcome from the Master and College Chaplain before several pieces from […]

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Boarders’ Christmas Supper

The 13th December brought around the annual Boarders’ Christmas Supper, a wonderful event for our boarders to get ready for the festive season and their Christmas holidays. This evening, organised by our excellent team of Graduate Assistants, centred around a 1920s Christmas, with a black and gold colour scheme, lots of feathers and black tie […]

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Boarding House Christmas Meals

In the run-up to the Christmas period, MCM Boarding Houses have hosted their own Christmas parties, complete with a full Christmas dinner, Christmas carols and plenty of festive cheer. Apollo and Artemis united to host the ultimate Christmas celebration. Enjoying a delicious Christmas dinner, pupils then sang at the top of their voices several carols, […]

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Parent Wellbeing Blog | The Importance of Sleep

If you as a parent were offered a chemical-free, totally organic, magic potion that was proven to reduce your child’s risk of depression, anxiety, diabetes and cardiovascular disease, to improve their mood, sharpen their focus and memory and almost certainly to improve their grades at school, would you take me up on the offer? The […]

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Atlas Supper

The last of the Boarding Houses joined the Master and his wife Mrs. Stevens at the Lodge for supper on Monday 21st and Wednesday 23rd November. Over the Michaelmas Term, all Boarding Houses have dined with the Master, with Atlas last but certainly not least. They enjoyed a pupil favourite of poke bowls for an […]

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Artemis’ Supper at the Master’s Lodge

This week Artemis visited the Master and Mrs Stevens at their home for a communal supper accompanied by their Housemistress and other members of House staff.    Arriving in style, pupils discussed school, boarding life and their co-curricular interests with the Master and his wife, Heather. Sitting down for a delicious meal of poke bowls, […]

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Gaia Supper at the Master’s Lodge

Earlier this week, Gaia had the opportunity to dine with the Master of Marlborough College Malaysia, his wife, Mrs Stevens, and beaks at a Lodge supper. These events are hosted throughout the year for every boarding house, and seek to promote a relaxed family environment for boarders who enjoy a change of scenery and some […]

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