Motivation and career talks for Form Six students

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Dr Rafiq (6th left) commemorating the event in s photograph

KOTA KINABALU: A Motivation and Career Guidance Talk was held today Oct 25th, at Sekolah Menengah La Salle’s Auditorium, Tanjung Aru.

The program was organized by the Education Bureau of the Association of Ex-Students of La Salle and Sacred Heart.

It was attended by 115 form six students.

The programme was part of a series of educational programme targeted at schools in Sabah organised by the alumni’s education bureau, headed by Dr Rafiq Idris, a Senior Lecturer at Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy, Universiti Malaysia Sabah.

In addition to Dr Rafiq’s sharing, the motivation and career guidance talk was followed with a briefing on the alternative routes to enter UMS.

This talk was conducted by Husin Najawi from Pusat Luar UMS (PLUMS).

He was assisted by Alyssa Edmond and Azren Abdullah.

During the talk, Dr Rafiq shared his personal experience and the education journey as a La Sallian.

Tips were also given in regard to tertiary education and working life.

The objectives of the programme among others was to motivate students on the importance of giving their best in their studies, tertiary education in general, the alternative routes to enter university including UMS and the professions that they could pursue.

“This is part of the alumni’s effort in giving back to the society. This have been instilled into us as La Sallians,” he said adding that the school Headmistress Mary, the Assistant Headmaster, Agatha Patris and teachers Boboi John and Cheryl Adriano were very supportive and their hospitality was awesome.-by LSK/BNN