Opinion

Is Yale-NUS a Fully Residential College?

story | Sofia Sigal-Passeck, Guest Writer photo | Sofia Sigal-Passeck While the exact definition of a fully residential college is not that clear, i...

A Not So Common Curriculum

Yale-NUS students hail from at least forty countries and hundreds of different schools and education systems. But all students have to take the same Common Curriculum. Rhyhan explores the consequences of these different backgrounds.

The Point of Scientific Inquiry

story | Goh Rui Zhe, Guest Writer photo | Khang Huynh When I took Scientific Inquiry 2 (SI2) last year, I thought that the course content was far too...

Where’s the NUS in Yale-NUS?

story | Ethel Pang, Contributing Reporter photo | Elesin Teo, Chief Photographer    As a “true-blue” Singaporean, I find that I can easily flit betwee...

As We Waste Away

As the new semester starts, let us look at what we put on our plate.

Sit down, be civil

story | Grady Ng, Guest Writer photo | Esther Koh, Contributing Photographer   It took me a single moment of seeing a staff member’s anguish in respon...

What Do We Do With A Rapist’s Guilt?

Trigger Warning: This article contains references and depictions of sexual violence, which some readers may find triggering. Please read with discretion. Dealing with sexual violence is already extremely difficult, but never is it more so than when it involves friends and peers. Sya writes about her hopes about how the community can do better.
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A Short Message of Appreciation

story | Daryl Yang, Guest Writer   When we think of college, we often remember our community of professors and classmates. Yet, there is another group of p...

An Ordinary Class

story | Cheryl Nazik Cosslett, Guest Writer photo | Yale-NUS Public Affairs   I have had many underclassmen tell me that they are jealous of our class. The...
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A Note to My Freshman Self

story | Regina Ng, Guest Writer   Dear Freshman Regina, You know the thing they append to your name (Class of 2018 / ’18) when you joined the college? Well...

On Beginnings and Ends

story | Rachel Hau, Staff Writer photo | Rachel Hau   I remember the scratchy unbreathing blue dri-fit t-shirts, a little glaringly bright, but capable of ...
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A Tribute To Yale-NUS

story | Evan Asava-Aree   Five years ago, in March 2013, I was accepted into Yale-NUS College. Back then, it was a college that didn't have a campus or stu...

Letter From The President

story | Tan Tai Yong, President of Yale-NUS College photo | Yale-NUS Public Affairs   To the Class of 2018: As you celebrate the completion of...

My New Family

story | Bilge Arslan, Prospective Student   The times during which we struggle are the most important opportunities to discover our real friends, fa...

Taking a Gap Year [EYW 2018]

story | Charlie Colasurdo, Prospective Student photo | Tanya Olander, Guest Photographer   Coming off of just a few short days in Singapore for ...

Breaking Barriers [EYW 2018]

story | Aryan Chhabra, Prospective Student photo | Aryan Chhabra   The sandy terrains of Gujarat, a state in India, is home to members of differe...

The Yale-NUS Premium

Yale-NUS graduates earn more than their NUS and NTU counterparts with similar degrees. But they also pay more for tuition, so how does the math stack up? Jia Qi crunches some numbers to find out.