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Too many scholarships to richer students?

(Source: www.theonlinecitizen.com)

Screenshot of PSC’s website

I refer to the article “Making a Mockery of Meritocracy” (The Independent SG, 6 Jan).

It states that “Over the years, how many government scholarships have been gifted to children of those at the top echelons of government and public service? 644 more words

Current Affairs

Who Got Richer In 2017? Here Are The Biggest Billionaire Gainers

(Source: www.forbes.com)

In 2017, the U.S. stock market hit record highs, oil prices continued to inch upward and the Chinese real estate market reported a steady boom—all of which helped the fortunes of the world’s richest people grow bigger than ever. 1,072 more words

Money Matters

Enough Desire

“The main thing to realize is that getting richer in any way requires purposeful action. Desire is not enough.” -Mark Ford

Thought For The Day

Chinese Billionaire Behind Tencent Briefly Richer Than The Google Founders

(Source: www.forbes.com)

Lintao Zhang/Getty Images

Update, 12pm ET Nov. 21: Ma Huateng’s time in the top ten richest was brief. He ended the Hong Kong trading day Tuesday up $1.1 billion, with a net worth of  $47.8 billion, which puts him at No. 218 more words

Money Matters

A Moth Or A Butterfly Which Would You Rather Be?

 The moth and butterfly are similar insects.They share the same physical structure and the same process of metamorphosis -where they are transformed from caterpillars into flying insects, yet they are different.People have used this process as an analogy to describe the painful process human beings must go through in life in order to become better. 300 more words

Missamofaspeaks

La généalogie des familles Gouin et Allard : avec arbre des familles Richer-Laflèche, Fugère, Guillet, Méthot, Chapdelaine, Pinard-Lauzière, Bibaud

Desaulniers, F. L. (François Pierre Sévère Lesieur), La généalogie des familles Gouin et Allard : avec arbre des familles Richer-Laflèche, Fugère, Guillet, Méthot, Chapdelaine, Pinard-Lauzière, Bibaud, Montréal : A.P. 111 more words

Nouvelle-France

Introducing Kasi

As the new semester begins we will be introducing our 2017-2018 team through their favorite TED Talks. Next up is Kasi, a Sophomore at Allendale Columbia School. 253 more words