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MY BASEMENT

I often sit in my basement with the lights switched off, but then eventually get scared of the dark as I hear someone scoff. I have my eyes shut tight, but it's still the same kind of fear, that...
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Wordsmith

Words, such trivial, insignificant clumps of characters, jotted down or uttered by the most careless of people at the most random of times. We use them to achieve our daily agendas, to forge or sever...
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The Best Gender

The Best Gender If, by some miraculous chance, you were able to choose which gender to be born into, which would you choose? I remembered way back when I was 5 years old, I stumbled upon a magazine...
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How could you see the stars…?

How could you see the stars if you spend your whole life being afraid of the dark? Every night when you close your eyes, by virtue of insomnia, the flashbacks start playing in your mind like a broken...
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A Sun Bear Hero

By Bridgette Dani (BMS Stage 2) I switched off the car ignition before looking out of the window, only to be greeted by the softness of the sun on my face. I grabbed my backpack and fixed my boots; I...
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Life as a BMS Student in NUMed

I am Dominic Kay, a Stage 2 Biomedical Science (BMS) student. I began my university life as a BMS student in Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) on 28th September 2015. The reason I chose this...
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New Face in NUMed

Professor Christopher Ian Baldwin, affectionately known by his students simply as Prof. Baldwin, is no stranger to working in many different places. Having worked in Northumbria University and as the Head of...
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Beneath the hoods of Primary Care Research

While everyone was having a blast in the Cultural Fest, I was making my way to the 5th Asia Pacific Primary Care Research Conference (APPCRC) 2015 jointly organised by the Academy of Family Physicians of...