Clarissa Say

Recent and archived articles by Clarissa Say

9 Dec 2018 | 6:21 PM

Children learn about their rights in The Talisman Project

SUBANG JAYA: Over this weekend, 16 children received free legal advice from two lawyers on their rights at The Talisman Project, the only annual camp in Malaysia focusing on children’s rights based on the United Nations Convention of Children’s Rights (UNCRC).

28 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Kindness goes a long way

PETALING JAYA: Kindness can be its own reward but a sponsored Teachers Day celebration didn’t hurt the students and staff of Sri KDU secondary school, who won Digi’s #5DaysBaikHatiChallenge.

Winning ways: Ling (left) and Jinnyboy after a talk on cyberbullying with students at Sri KDU in Petaling Jaya.
20 Jun 2018 | 6:44 PM

Guan Eng: Fresh investigation needed for Teoh Beng Hock's case

KUALA LUMPUR: Lim Guan Eng says there is a need for a fresh investigation into the death of Teoh Beng Hock.

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16 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Thousands stand for a kinder M’sia

SHAH ALAM: Over 6,000 people showed up to call for a kinder Malaysia and celebrate Malaysia’s inaugural National Kindness Week at the #StandTogether Carnival at Setia City Convention Centre.

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15 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Students leading the kindness revolution

The inaugural #StandTogether National Kindness Week is a huge success, with over 650 schools taking part and over 100 student-led kindness projects implemented across the country.

(From right) Nur Qamilia, Nur Insyirah, Ulisaa and Nik Nur Alya show how their boxes of kindness idea works.
13 Apr 2018 | 7:51 PM

Fly 'without wings' at #StandTogether Carnival

PETALING JAYA: Students will be able to fly in the sky or dive into the world’s deepest depths this Sunday (April 15) at the #StandTogether Carnival’s Petrosains booth, thanks to the science of augmented reality.

12 Apr 2018 | 7:00 PM

Bullying prevention drive continues after National Kindness Week

KUALA LUMPUR: The #StandTogether campaign by The Star and property developer SP Setia is a good example of a successful private-public partnership, said Deputy Education Minister Datuk P. Kamalanathan.

From left: Adelene Wong, Kamalanathan and Wan Zahid posing at the #StandTogether pledge wall outside the symposium main hall.
7 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Kindness bears fruit

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s inaugural #StandTogether National Kindness Week was a huge success, with over 650 schools taking part and over 100 student-led kindness projects implemented across the country.

Goodwill hunters: Kumar (centre) posing with CLS students during his visit as a reward for the students, who were among the winners of the StandTogether ‘kindness project’ competition.
18 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

‘Shower love to tackle bullying’

SHAH ALAM: Instead of trying to end bullying through humiliating punishments, adults need to model love, kindness and compassion for children, said respected developmental psychologist Dr Goh Chee Leong.

Captivating talk: Dr Goh speaking at the StarLIVE talk at the SP Setia Network Hub in Setia Alam.
18 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Our teens are bullies

Think cyberbullying and the first thing that comes to mind is that there are more victims. However, a university study has stumbled upon a startling revelation – Malaysian teenagers are more often the perpetrators rather than the ones at the receiving end.