An Epilogue

A final reflection on my CAS Goals and Learning Objectives. Alas, the time has come. My CAS journey in the DP has come to an end. These 2 years of non-stop CAS have undoubtedly changed my life, literally. I feel like I have developed myself in many ways, ways that could not have been attained through my…

S for Service

A look back at the “Service” aspect of my CAS Experience. To visit all my “Service” Related Posts, click here. I joined the Deaf-Hearing Exchange service group early in the DP1 program. We started off learning basic sign language so that we could communicate with the students from The Deaf School of Moratuwa. As time…

A for Activity

A look back at the “Activity” side of my CAS Experience. To visit all my “Activity” Related Posts, click here. It all started with my passion for badminton. I joined the SAISA Badminton training team in hopes of being selected to play in the SAISA Tournament, unfortunately, I wasn’t able to make it to the…

C for Creativity

A look back at the “Creativity” side of my CAS Experience. To visit all my “Creativity” Related Posts, click here. My creative journey began with the inception of MOKA Studios. An app development firm kick-started by my friend Mohamed and I. We began working on a game called MoneyMan developed for iOS and Android. We…

Deaf Hearing Exchange – The Movie

Deaf Hearing Exchange and the Community Film Team proudly present: Deaf Cinderella This was a project where two service groups united in order to create something beautiful. A piece of art. This short movie took around a 2 months to plan, write, film and edit. The goal of this video was to show how members…

Yearbook – Conclusion

Days have gone by, like pages in a book approaching its end. The official OSC Yearbook is coming to an end and I have managed to carry out my duties and create my assigned pages. I was delighted to find out that my design for the yearbook cover was chosen. This is one of my…

DHE – Update

We recently finished the filming process in our last few weeks at DHE. We worked together with the Community Film Team. We explained what we wanted to portray in our film, and they used their expertise to creatively film scenes for our film. We also had to co-operate with the students from the Deaf School of Moratuwa…

Gym – Investment Activity

These few months before my exams have been quite unbalanced as I have spent most of my time studying, leaving no time to dedicate myself to a sport of any kind. This is the reason why I was not able to participate in SAISA Basketball (like last year). I realized that being so study-heavy made…

COMUN 2017 – Conference

And that’s a wrap! Despite being a tedious and painstaking ~150 days, we managed to pull it off! A successful 3 days of conference. The website I created will be COMUN’s permanent website. I guess my lasting legacy in COMUN is the website! Despite learning how to code/design a website in only a matter of…

COMUN – Practice Debate 3

Our last chance to fine-tune COMUN! PD3 ran way more smoother than any of our other PDs. My PointSystem functioned flawlessly during debate resulting in almost no “Tech Support” required from me. Our fierce intercoms produced intense debate that revolved around issues our world is currently facing. So far so good. We have high expectations…

COMUN – Practice Debate 2

Part 2. Another successful session! Many improvements have been made committee wise. The level of debate has become more intense along with the participation of delegates. Things have also been going great on the Logistical side of things. Resolution templates were made, ID designs, certificates have been finalized and much more.