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. They say that 2018 is very united, hardworking, and so original. They have also expressed worries at the potential state of our community once we graduate: how will […]

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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 surviving mud and river water, sweat and rain. Seeing the blue and orange tents at Pasir Ris Park. Making our way to dimly-lit park toilets in the dark 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 students and everything was sold on a promise. It was a promise to build a institution that prided itself on learning, innovation, and change. In seven […]

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Lessons Learned

story | Dave Chappell, Executive Editor photo | Dave Chappell   What lesson do you wish you had known in your first year, when you started college?   Timothy Goh ’18: “I think one of the biggest lessons I’ve learnt is that none of this will last forever, and that that’s alright because it wasn’t […]

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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 your final year in Yale-NUS College, I mark the end of my first year as the college president. This has been an eventful year for me. My wife and […]

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My New Family

story | Bilge Arslan, Prospective Student   The times during which we struggle are the most important opportunities to discover our real friends, family, and the great people we’re surrounded with. My EYW experience was slightly different than those of others, but it was also one that made me appreciate this crucial life lesson. I […]

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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 the Experience Yale-NUS Weekend (EYW), there’s little doubt in my mind about where I want to spend my four years of undergraduate education. Yale-NUS College provides the perfect mix of academic […]

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Confessions of a Yale-NUS Dancer

story | Kwok Yingchen, Guest Writer photo | Angad Srivastava, Guest Photographer   sYNCd showcase 2018: Confession, showed how much dance at Yale-NUS College can mean. As a member of the 2nd Executive Committee of the Society of Yale-NUS College Dancers (sYNCd), and a sYNCd dancer throughout all four years of my time here, I […]

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