Associate


alhamdulillah… and the effort to continue to excel, be recognized & better environment continues.. God bless & god speed.

Workload


Today was my second presentation to the client. Phew. Was another scary because it’s a big project, my baby project as my boss called it. Presentation wise, am getting okay. Gaining a few confident level. Ah am glad I made it. You know what is the nicest thing in this field? When you presented your…

Shoes, shoes, shoes


Ok there are similarities between my BSc. and MSc. convocation. There are: 1. The yellow/gold hood. Yep. Sad. If people doesn’t know the difference between bachelor degree and master degree hood, then it would look the same. 2. I rawk the shoes. Yep, on both occasion, I wore the black Charles & Keith heels and…

44th USM convocation 2011


Well, a picture worth a thousand words and there are five (5) pictures attached with this post. So, enjoy! Finally, did it again ! Part of the Msc LA clan (the other 3, missing in action) Whatever the occasion, we must have the jump shot! with one of my studio cum group mate Us after…

The reason why I


Please remind me again why I wanna be a landscape architect. This is the reason. I would love to design this kind of resort-like outdoor landscape. I’m just so into it. I fell in love with Shangrila’s Tanjung Aru & Rasa Ria, Dalit beach, the award-winning Nexus Karambunai resort, the integrated resort Sutera Harbour to…

Magister Scientiæ


Finally! I can strike out one of my wishlist : 4. MSc./ MEng./MRes. Alhamdulillah.  I graduated with a MSc in Landscape Architecture. I would like to express my gratitude to the The Almighty, my parents and the great one for their constant blessing and valuable advice throughout the study period. My greatest gratitude to the…

Post Master’s


Should have blogged few days ago but I am (as usual), contemplating about nifty things and also procrastinating. I have finally, completed my thesis i.e. minor correction, printing, submission to the school and that wrapped up my Masters degree. Apart from that, I’ve been selected to be in the varsity’s team for the upcoming inter-universities…

Strong enough


I don’t know what to feel. I’m terrified, excited and scared at the same time. I need the great one the most at these time, to lend me his ears. It’s just feel like yesterday that I’m staying in Kota Kinabalu. I can’t believe it is almost 2 years I’m here. It is coming towards…

Thesis defense


Hello all. Sorry for the absence. I’ve been busy preparing myself for the thesis defense and, thank god i finally made it. I am now correcting some minor addition to the thesis, and I’m dang lazy right now. Been fooling around, shopping frenzy, movie marathon, tennis outing and etc rather than just finishing off the…

WoohoO!


Ahhhh. Finallyyyyyyyyy I completed my thesis writing. ah. Feels good, feels lighter, like a burden lifted from my shoulder. hahahaha. OK will blog again later

Take it easy


I am officially depressed. Ah. I got a lot more to cover for my literature review. I was struggling to review on ceramic and concrete surface last night. Took me the whole night to read on ceramic in material engineering book. Ah. I know. Pulun. But I can’t settle for less. It’s just me. I need…

Whoozy


Shoot. I am multitasking and it’s wednesday already! I had a long discussion with my supervisor this morning, as we discussed my findings and analysis. As expected, I need to reduce the amount of my data analysis to at least half of what it is now. Her first respond was, I’m just taking a coursework…

S’ wonderful! ‘S marvelous!


Brewing hot lemon tea while working on my thesis writing. I’m tuning to LiteFM sunday swing time too so, is it S’ wonderful?’S marvelous?

Field Work


I embark in another painful but important part of my thesis research, in which I have to be sun-poisoned for another 10 days at Padang Kota Lama and Tanjung City Marina at Georgetown, and yesterday was Day 1. I am supposed to collect data for wet (December) and dry (March) period for my surface &…

Countryside & a spring


I am back in Kota kinabalu for chinese new year. Yes, not a new news but I am justifying it now. I thought I can do some work here, well dream on! Not even a single page open up for my thesis, let alone reading a journal. Please la iDa, please do not be in…

King Street, Georgetown


I am rested well in the room as of today. I get sun poisoning due to long hour of exposure to the sun for the past two days. Yep, I am burnt and dehydrated. I was in a terrible situation in the morning, I can’t get out of the bed, I feel like I’m having…

A studio. A recap. An End.


it’s been a roller coaster ride for me for the past one month- or rather semester 3 of this MSc. Finally, I managed to get about 12 hours of sleep after more than 30 hours of staying awake- and rushing for the printing deadline. Phew. Long hours of staying awake and doing work will make…

Busy


There will be no updates until studio presentation & technical report submission. drop by again by early December for a month of festive & thesis research. Astala vista bebeh!

Alhambra – The red one!


One of the most famous late-medieval castle gardens in Europe is the Alhambra, Grenada, Spain. In Arabic, Alhambra means Red Castle. Muhammad ibn-Yusuf ibn-Nash commissioned the garden. Before reaching Spain, the Moors had seen and occupied Roman villas. Muhammad I (1230-72) made the Alhambra his palace and much of the work was done in the reigns…