Artificial intelligence is here to stay, and in Young Voices this week, 15-year-old Aidan Kwong hopes to see Malaysia invest in such technologies that will complement tasks carried out by Malaysians.
12-year-old Tisha Loh Zhi Yi pens a story about Annalise Chong and her family. The Chongs had never been well-to-do, unlike the families of most of the other kids in her school.
As the world evolves, older social media platforms are advancing their technology to compete with newer applications. Malaysia should emulate other nations in moving towards digital currencies and encouraging companies to start investing in the metaverse, writes Aidan Kwong in Young Voices this week.
In Young Voices this week, 13-year-old Tan Yuan Guan, who hopes to one day win the Nobel prize in literature, shares the tale of Ahmad Faiz, a victim of bullying, who has never met his father. He often wonders why his mother never opened up about his father’s death in his short story, ‘Changes’.
Thirteen-year-old Keerthanaa Surendran penned a story entitled ‘Albums’, which centres around Bryan, his father, stepmother, and how life had changed with the death of his mother two years ago.
Governments cannot continue believing that banning books is for the benefit of its citizens. People are able to make decisions for themselves and do not need authorities to decide for them, writes Farandeep Singh, 17, in Young Voices this week.
In Young Voices this week, Naga Pranav Patcha, 14, writes about the deaths of his schoolmates on school grounds, and wonders who is responsible for these heinous crimes.
Fourteen-year-old Isabella Thang Xin Ying, who started writing at nine, authored Untold – a short story about two brothers, Wilfred and Anthony, and their lives with their father, who often vented his frustrations on them whenever he lost money to gambling.
Paying with debit cards gives teenagers a chance to have a sneak peek into adulthood before they own their own credit cards. It also allows young adults to keep track of their expenditure, writes 15-year-old Aidan Kwong in Young Voices, this week.
In Young Voices this week, Naga Pranav Patcha, 14, writes about the troubles of a disabled former soldier that are soon conquered by the empowering actions of those in his community.
Participating in the FedEx Express/Junior Achievement International Trade Challenge provides students an insight into real-life scenarios faced by entrepreneurs, writes students Ahil Asif and Ong Wei Xiang.
Students Meenal Mech and Nakkesha Sathya Mathiazhagan share their take on developing Campex, a modified sanitary pad that aims to solve the core menstrual problems of Cambodian women. The duo recently represented their school in the FedEx Express/Junior Achievement International Trade Challenge 2022 Malaysian Finals.
Teenage boys often tend to push away their emotions, turning them into angry, raging young men. It’s time boys be allowed to share their feelings, and for families to raise them as human beings, writes 13-year-old Helena Aysera Hishamuddin Hud.