Financial problems plague the youth of today, and Malaysians are no exception. The number of Malaysians under the age of 35 going bankrupt has been steadily rising in the past few years, and so has the number of secondary school dropouts.
On the evening of August 12 2016, college students gathered on campus for Midsummer Night 2016, an annual celebration of academic excellence for life and the traditional ceremony of the Student Council passing the torch onto their successors.
Last month, the Debate Club of Methodist College Kuala Lumpur (MCKL) organised a Debating Championship to be held on the College campus. MCKL fielded eight out of the total of 40 teams that gathered on campus from all over the region, lending a heated atmosphere to the tournament which was hosted in the British Parliamentary format and lasted from the 15th to the 17th of July 2016.