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Discover: Living Bridges

Nov 09, 12 Discover: Living Bridges

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The Root Bridges of Cherrapunji, found in the Cherrapunji rainforests of Meghalaya, India, are woven from the roots of living rubber trees. Taking ten to fifteen years to become fully functional, some of the root bridges are over a hundred feet long.     For more information, images, and video, check out the following...

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50 Years of James Bond

Nov 14, 12 50 Years of James Bond

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The latest James Bond movie, “Skyfall” (currently showing in cinemas) marks the 50th anniversary of the longest-running movie franchise in the entertainment industry. Yes, it’s been 50 long years since everyone’s favourite secret agent made his first appearance on the silver screen in 1962’s “Dr. No”, starring Sean...

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The Power of Volunteerism

Dec 04, 12 The Power of Volunteerism

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What comes to mind when we mention the word ‘volunteer’?  Doing something for free at his own time, and link it with charity or community work, right?  Yes, that is normal.  Well, the definition of volunteer according to Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary is, ‘someone who offers to do something without being forced to...

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2013 PSDC BlogFest

Jan 07, 13 2013 PSDC BlogFest

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We are organising our first ever blogging competition and if you are a student of the PSDC, we would like to invite you to be part of this endeavour. To enter, submit a blog entry, in less than 1,000 words, on your most memorable moment at the PSDC. The top 2 winners of this contest will receive a cash prize of RM50 and RM30...

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What Working Mothers Want

What Working Mothers Want I often think that working mothers have superpowers. I mean, where in the world do they get the energy to juggle the responsibility of being a wife, a mother, a daughter, a sister, a niece, an employee, a friend, and at the same time, keep sane? (You should be able to tell by now that I am not in that...

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Dimension Data Upgrades PSDC’s Computer Engineering Lab

Dimension Data plc, an ICT services and solutions provider, recently donated 4 Cisco Network Modules, 2 Cisco Supervisor Modules, 2 Cisco Switches, 4 Cisco Chassis Switches, 1 Cisco Firewall, and 2 racks to the PSDC. The instruments provided by Dimension Data will benefit PSDC students who are currently pursuing their Diploma in...

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Engineering @ PSDC

Mar 06, 15 Engineering @ PSDC

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      Calling all SPM school leavers and aspiring Engineers! Want to get a good head start in your Engineering career? It’s simple! Just join the PSDC, the premier Engineering institute in Penang!   Why PSDC? #1  We have a proven track record of graduate employability We have more than 25 years of experience...

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Kelantan Flood Relief Mission

Feb 05, 15 Kelantan Flood Relief Mission

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The recent flood that hit East Coast Malaysia left every citizen of Malaysia in shock, with Kelantan being the worst-hit area. The PSDC played our part by organising a flood aid and relief mission to Kelantan to distribute supplies those affected by the disaster as well as assist in repairing their houses. Here’s the sequence of...

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Hello, 2015!

Jan 07, 15 Hello, 2015!

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Happy New Year, everyone! We hope you had a good Christmas and holiday break. We are really excited about this brand new year as there are some new developments and activities taking place. While plans are still under wraps, we assure you that they are worth the wait. Stay tuned for more details from our website, Facebook page,...

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2014: The Year in Review

Dec 03, 14 2014: The Year in Review

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      11 months have come and gone and we’re in the last few weeks of this year. In retrospect, 2014 was a relatively good year for the PSDC. We turned 25 this year and we are thankful and proud to say that we are still going strong. Here are some of the key events and highlights of our year:   24 January 2014 The...

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