What years were you at BBGS?
I was in BBGS from January 1980 to Dec. 1984 – for secondary school education. Who were my classmates (Form S3) back then? Let’s see if I can remember at least a few of them: Norhayati Mohktar, Adibah, Azizah Daud, Hasnah, Rosnah Omar, Rozana Ahmad, Raden Arisyah, Anida Sujak, etc.
And all the adventures we had gone through together!! Where are you now, gals, oops, ladies.....? Do contact me. My email is: firstname.lastname@example.org
It’s time for a reunion!
What are your fondest memories?
Weekly School Assembly: Singing the school song and the class cleanliness shields!
The libraries: Ooohh, such a wonderful place! Lots of books & peace & quiet.
The lower form library: I try to love BI by reading story book with fantastic pictures. Then moved to mediate story book.
The upper form library: I try to read novel...
At SPM 1984, I got C3 for BI..then got offer to go UK to do TESL. (not succeed during interview)
Cheerleading: never join, but then, eager & proud to see them performed. hehehehe..
"give me G, G.................
give me R, R.................
give me E, E.................
give me E, E.................
give me N, N.................
what do you get?.. GREEN.............
Food Sales: I liked the spirit to make sure every things done. The team spirit that are definitely part of BBGS values!
The dedicated teachers: The highly dedicated teachers, and the Head Mistress (Miss Yeap). To all excellent teachers during my secondary school years – for chemistry, physics, history, BM, Maths and Add Maths, Home Science (yummm!), PE, etc. They will proud if they know that I am following their career as a chemistry teacher.. who is pursuing study in master chemistry education.
I greatly appreciate all their dedication, help and support as these have enabled me to further my studies and to contribute back to society. The Headmistress, Ms Yeap, in particular, generously extended extra support and encouragement. Thank you for everything!
What did you do when you left school?
Attended the Institut Teknologi Mara, Shah Alam in 1985-1987, & having my first diploma; Diploma in Science. Then, at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (1988-1992), and graduated with BSc. (Honours chemistry). Later, I went to Penang to get my second diploma; Diploma Pendidikan (KPLI).My first school to teach was SMK Palong 2, Gemas, Negeri Sembilan.
Where are you and what are you doing now?
Currently, I am teaching at SMK Temenggong, Kati, Kuala Kangsar, Perak.In the mean time, I am trying to complete my master in chemistry education at UPSI, Tanjong Malim, Malaysia.
(At the same time, I am helping students at my district to love chemistry & score A for their SPM 2009)
What BBGS values are you passing on to the next generation?
Integrity and all its associated tributes - respect, fairness, honesty, truth, hard work, responsibility! Even in the face of adversity, do not give up one’s principles - ‘With steadfastness and careful truth!’
Team spirit! Cooperation. Give a helping hand, especially to the disadvantaged. Contribute to society.
Would like to enthuse the younger ones to study hard and work hard, perseverance, strive to do good or for a good cause (money is not everything in this life).
Nisi Dominus Frustra