In line with the college’s mission to enhance the quality of its Quantity Surveying programme, educational site visit to Hann’s Residence project at Jalan Wong King Huo, Sibu had been conducted on 15th May 2018. The 1.5 hour site visit was participated by 18 students and 2 lecturers from QS departments.
The main objective of this site visit was to provide an outdoor learning to the students to gain additional knowledge and experience about the highrise building construction.
The project is developed by Musyati Sdn Bhd which involves a total of 416 residential units in two 18-storey blocks, 10 units of three- and six-storey commercial shops and a 48-room boutique hotel. This residence includes a huge range of amenities for its residents such as rooftop badminton courts, gym facilities, infinity pool and sky lounges. The site visit was led by Mr. Chan, the Project Manager from Musyati Sdn Bhd, who explained to students the construction sequences of various building elements. Mr. Chan also showed to the students different stages of substructure and superstructure works of the project that are still in progress.
The students had the experience of seeing themselves the actual construction works from the site visit. This visit indeed was an eye-opening for the students to the real world of building construction.
A loud cheer from the orange team after winning the KLT Family Day 2018 which left other 11 teams behind was the joy of the KLT 2018 Family Day Champion.
Purposely the annual event, the family day was held in conjunction of the coming of the new 2018 intake. Over 150 students and 40 staffs of KLT participated in the family day as it started from Zumba and progress to other activities such as stations games with 12 groups to compete for the title as the KLT 2018 Family Day Champion. The event took place for almost a day and it was held at the KLT campus at Brooke’s Drive, Sibu. Such event is held to enhance both students and staffs relationships apart from building a team building values, boosting confidence and developing unity among the newly recruited students of 2018. The event also comes to success from the cooperation and support from the surrounding community such as parents and individuals who are willing to make the event successful. The KLT staff and students are grateful over the support they received for them to make the event a great success.
In line with MDEC #mydigitalmaker movement and MOE’s initiatives to transform Malaysian youth from digital users to producers in the digital economy, rero Jelajah 1Malaysia 2018 event is held throughout the country to empower teachers and student leaders to bring robotics and coding to the masses. KLT Electrical and Electronic Enigneering Department had invited the rero Edu team to organise the robotic workshop to the students as one of the department’s annual activities.
The workshop was held on 27th April 2018 (Friday) from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm with involvement of all Electrical & Electronic Engineering students and Architecture Year 2 students. During the training session, trainer had introduced the rero junior to the students and conducted a series of trainings to interact with the robot. For an instant, the students had learnt how to teach the robot to move forward, reverse, turn left/right, blinking eyes with different colours, obstacle detection, line tracking etc. Students were excited and enthusiastic to learn the robotic codings and completed all the tasks even though it was the first time they have exposure to robotic coding.
The event was successful to introduce robotic coding to the students and also stimulate the students in learning new technology.
Once again KLT had successfully organized the Open Day on 14th April 2018. The annual event is to promote the April intake which the registration will end this coming 30th April 2018. This open day also gives an opportunity to the former SPM candidates to get themselves to know the programs offered by KLT apart from engaging themselves with the environment of learning in a higher learning institution like KLT.
Public who came to the open day also have the opportunity to make the open day merrier through games and competitions held. Spaghetti Bridge and 3 on 3 basketball competition were held and it was participated by seven schools; SMK Methodist, SMK Kwong Hua, SMK Bandar Sibu, SMK Tiong Hin, SMK Rosli Dhoby, SMK Bukit Lima and Catholic High. SMK Bandar Sibu won the Spaghetti bridge competition and Catholic High Sibu won the 3 on 3 basketball competition. Visitors and KLT community also have the opportunity to give back by participating in the blood donation that is collaborated with the Sibu general Hospital and the Sibu Health Department. As to make the open day lively, lucky draw were also held.
Kolej Laila Taib had organised a charity visit to Sibu Benevolent Society on 9th February 2018 (Friday).
A total of 50 staff and students joined the visit. The objective of this visit was to encourage students to show care and love to the elderly.
The students were taught the importance of caring the senior citizens in the society.
During the visit, the students were given the tasks to clean up the compound of Sibu Benevolent Society and give performance to entertain the elderly. The students danced and sang Chinese New Year songs and the old folks enjoyed themselves very much.
Besides that, the students took the opportunity to had lunch with old folks and chat with them. Overall, the visit was successfully organised and achieve our objective.
Kolej Laila Taib (KLT) held its 6th Graduation Ceremony on 3rd February 2018 at Kingwood Hotel, Sibu. There were 111 graduates, with 30 graduates from Diploma in Accounting, 21 graduates from Diploma in Architecture, 24 graduates from Diploma in Business Management, 7 graduates from Diploma in Civil Engineering, 9 graduates from Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering and 20 graduates from Diploma in Quantity Surveying.
The graduation was officiated by His Excellency The Governor of Sarawak, Tun Pehin Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud. Her Most Gracious Toh Puan Datuk Patinggi Hajjah Raghad Kurdi Taib, Minister for International Trade and E-Commerce, Second Minister of Finance, Sarawak, and Chairman of KLT, Dato Sri Wong Soon Koh, Assistant Minister for Education, Science and Technological Research, and Assistant Minister for Housing and Public Health, Sarawak, Dr. Annuar Bin Rapa’ee and his wife, Dr. Haniza Zainal Abidin, and Datuk Tiong Thai King, SMC Municipal Council and Dudong Assemblyman were among those present.
5 graduates were selected to receive the Dean’s Award.
Adeline Liew Chia Hui from Diploma in Accounting
Angie Sia Yi from Diploma in Business Management
Melissa Sia Wen Wen from Diploma in Civil Engineering
Joshua Wong Zhong Zhi from Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Yong Jun How from Diploma in Quantity Surveying
Lastly, Shanna Lee Ting Ting from Diploma in Quantity Surveying was the recipient for Laila Taib Award for her outstanding performance throughout her diploma studies in KLT.
Congratulation to the new elected Student Council for 2018!
Seat from left: Irene Law, Alicia Ling Sing Yee, Ms Stephanie (Advisor), Crystal anak Kulwant (President), Ms Amy Tiong (Advisor), Patrick Tiong (Vice President) and Vivy Vallery anak Richard.
Standing from left : Voon Kui Soon, Benison Sim, Lim Siaw Wen, Adrian Ong Yii Chiong, Jackson Lee Zeng Hui and William yup Chung Wei.
Thank you to Student Council 2017 for all the hard work and commitment to the college and students.