Suzanne Lazaroo

Recent and archived articles by Suzanne Lazaroo

2 Oct 2017 | 7:00 AM

‘I am the boy who runs, everywhere I hear guns’

KUALA LUMPUR: At just 11 years old, Rohingya refugee Mohd Feroz Said Alam knows more about outrunning death than many adults.

Reason to cheer: Mohd Feroz (left) and Mohd Mwaffaq high-fiving each other after they won the top spots in the Migrant and Refugee Poetry Competition 2017.
21 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Changing perceptions so that women go into STEM

KUALA LUMPUR: When engineer Ayu Abdullah did her degree in 2000, participation in her classes was predominantly male. Almost 20 years later, nothing much has changed.

Trailblazer: Ayu is the sole Malaysian selected to be part of the Hidden No More: Empowering Leaders in STEM programme.
13 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Notables: We must strive to be a better M’sia

KUALA LUMPUR: The formation of Malaysia could not have happened without the interdependence of its people.

Calling for unity: Tony (below) and Sheila believe Malaysians should put aside their differences and work towards building the country together.
12 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Young chef scores culinary coup for M’sia

KUALA LUMPUR: Focus, consistency and adaptability in the kitchen saw young chef Amelia Ng Mei Vern scoring a culinary coup for the country when she emerged champion at the 2017 Jeunes Chefs Rôtisseurs Competition in Frankfurt, Germany.

Passionate about cooking: Ng (centre) with juror Le Cordon Bleu Paris executive chef and culinary arts director Eric Briffard (left) and Ismail taking a picture together after her win. —Photo provided by Ng
31 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

United in our love for food

We are united in our love for food.

When it comes to food, we are united in our love for the multicultural cuisine that Malaysia offers.
7 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

For Malaysians, it’s the little things that help embody patriotism

KUALA LUMPUR: Raising the flag is a good reminder of how to embody the spirit of the country in our everyday lives.

Unity first: For Dr Kit (left) and Joe, raising the Jalur Gemilang is a great way to celebrate Malaysia.
26 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

De-stressing on two wheels

LAWYER Rodney Koh finds cycling exhilarating and liberating.

Koh believes there should be more events like Ride for Malaysia as cycling is a sport accessible to all. — ART CHEN /The Star
19 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Wong: The Star creating a project for the whole family

KUALA LUMPUR: It is time for all Malaysians to fly the Jalur Gemilang with pride and love for the nation, says Datuk Seri Wong Chun Wai, group managing director and CEO of Star Media Group.

20 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

The couple that cycles together

KUALA LUMPUR: Cycling is a tie that binds Leon Jackson and his wife Alicia Teoh, and the couple believes it can also build a stronger nation.

In high gear: Jackson and Teoh have been cycling since 2012, and firmly believe that cycling and sports are great national unifiers.
23 Mar 2017 | 7:00 AM

Military officer charts new course for caring mums

KUALA LUMPUR: Want to blaze a trail in life? Then treat a setback like a stepping stone and don’t give up, says Major Shera Ann Bosco.

Secrets to success: Shera will be sharing her amazing multi-tasking skills at the talk this Sunday.