ATOM Sri Lanka

In March, I saw a new organization open its very first branch in Sri Lanka. They named themselves Atom SL. It was started by a university student in the Phillippines. It was adapted to Sri Lanka by an A-Level Art student from the British School in Colombo. It is an Art based organization that promotes…

Reminiscing and Starting Over – COMUN 2022

On April 1st, I sat for one of the most important interviews I ever have. One that I have looked forward to for 3 years now. I have always wanted to be Secretary General of a conference as I have been into MUN since 2017. It has always been a dream and now, finally I…

Yoga and meditation…

Recently, I have joined a yoga class that takes place every Sunday from 6-8 pm. I was looking to maintain my dancing skills and I saw this opportunity to join this class in my apartment building which is very convenient. Yoga is the best way to maintain the flexibility and core balance of a dancer….

IVY Girls Lead

The IVY Girls Lead was a program recommended to us by Ms. Fleming. This program is by Ivy League graduates and it is very interesting because they teach girls communication, leadership and management skills. Throughout December break we had a workshop everyday (until 18th December)from 6 to 7:30 pm led by Ms. Swati Sahni. These…

The Journey of COMUN 2021

The COMUN journey this year has been exceptional. I am proud, satisfied and truly happy with the experiences I gained and how I saw myself and others grow mentally through this years conference. This conference could not have been possible without the support of our Secretary General of COMUN 2021- Anargi Jayakody and COMUN Faculty…

COMUN and the first Practice Debate!

Leading up to the PD, we had our weekly Tuesday meetings regularly so that we could brief the EXCO as well as practice chairing with them so that they were familiar with procedures of their committees. We had multiple events before we had the first practice debate such as the Delegate workshop, Faculty Advisors meeting…

Learning Salsa!

I’ve been going for salsa classes on every Thursday at 5:00 pm in my apartment building. It is an interesting dance form to learn and as I haven’t learnt it before, it is a new challenge for me. These classes are usually 90 minutes long and can take up a lot of energy since we…

Yoga during DLP!

On the CAS activity day, I decided to choose Yoga as my activity because I have been experiencing tension in my upper back and neck which is why I wanted to do a deep stretch so that I could relieve the tension to some extent and start my day off better. I took up this…

Trying out Salsa!

A couple of days ago, 2 dance teachers came to our apartement to teach Salsa. It was a trial session and as soon as I heard about it, I was immediately down for it. The 2 dance teachers, host proper classes in main colombo and have their own studio. After the covid situation calms down…

The Countdown to Christmas!

Christmas just brings the happiness so needed this year.  Me and my sister couldn’t wait for Christmas and our countdown began mid-October. From online Christmas shopping to decorating our Christmas tree,  we started brainstorming ideas very early. We also got questions like, isn’t it a bit too early? or are you Christian? but it’s never…