Yale-NUS Presidential Mixup

story | Tad Cruise In the latest incident of high profile mixups, it has been revealed that Tan Tai Yong has been incorrectly announced as the new president of...

Clockwork 01/04/2017

The not-so-suite life: A recent survey conducted finds that 75% of friends that suite together do not remain friends by the end of the academic year. Reasons fo...

42% of Upperclass Students Declared Mynahs

story | Chee Chi Chi photo | besgroup.blogspot.sg YALE-NUS COLLEGE -- A study published yesterday by prominent local ornithologists reported that up to 42% of...

SUTD: A Distant Sibling OF Yale-NUS? (Part 3)

story | Lian Szu Jin photo | Eun Jung Min and Lian Szu Jin We have finally come to the third and final part of our SUTD series. So far, we’ve explored the sim...

Clockwork 31/03/17

Sorting it Out: On Thursday March 30, Yale-NUS screened Sorting it Out, a student-produced documentary about recycling in Singapore. The documentary was followe...
Posters for The Naked Gun, The Science of Sleep and Pray for Rosemary's Baby, as shown by Midnight Cinema.

Movies at Midnight: the Midnight Cinema

story | Yip Jie Ying, Features Editor photo | Zhu Fang Chen If you are bored on a Wednesday night, a visit to the Shiok Shack will hopefully provide a cure th...

Clockwork 24/03/17

Balik Kampung: Malay for ‘coming home’, it is an event organized by RC^3, which will be held at Saga Courtyard on March 29. Immerse yourselves in a night of old...
I am not upset it was moved because I placed it in the public sphere, and in the public sphere everyone should be allowed to do what they want.

Why Stop?

story | Adam Lau, Guest Contributor photo | Justin Ong When you see a STOP sign, do you stop? Why did you stop? Who made you stop? Did you want to stop? A STO...
Yale-NUS College offers 14 different majors.

Major Decisions

story | Neo Huiyuan, Arts Editor and Pham Le Vi, News Editor photo | Rachel Juay “I’ve just declared my major,” Svetlana Kekutiia ’19 announced to me as she e...
SUTD's modern campus

SUTD: A Distant Sibling Of Yale-NUS?

story | Lian Szu Jin photo | Eun Jung Min and Lian Szu Jin Over the past six months, I’ve journeyed to the distant land of Singapore University of Technology ...
A Kingfisher is chained to the ground by the tuition grant scheme (TGS).

Shall Kingfishers burn their books?

story | Aditya Karkera photo | Lucy Kuo Let’s level for a moment. The two of us—you and me—are, beyond the laughs and meals we share, entirely different. Whet...

Clockwork 17/03/17

Migrant Worker Awareness Week (MWAW): Organised by students from NUS Faculty of Law and Yale-NUS College, MWAW will be held from March 11-19. The event aims to ...
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Editor’s Note

I am writing to address the concerns over two articles published in Vol. 6 Issue 4 of The Octant on March 10, 2017. The articles entitled ‘Behind the scenes: Or...
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Letter to the Editors

I refer to the article, “Behind the scenes: organising controversial events at Yale-NUS”. The article states that Public Affairs was responsible for the challen...
Explaining liberal arts to a Singaporean can sometimes be very frustrating.

Explaining Liberal Arts to a Singaporean

story | Yip Jia Qi, Opinion Editor photo | Serena Quay Explaining liberal arts to a Singaporean can sometimes be very frustrating. But as members of the first...

Clockwork

A Major Decision: The Class of 2019 will be declaring their majors in the upcoming week. We wish them all the best as they chart out future career paths and wei...
Kites have no need for designated parks.

Designated Parks: Notes on Academic Freedom

story | Shawn Hoo, Guest Contributor photo | Conal Gallagher and Dave Chappell “We still fly our kites In designated parks.” (Alfian Sa’at, “Apathy,” A ...