Moving in…

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? Arriving on campus seems like a lifetime ago. Having been at Nanyang Technological University for nearly a month now, it is definitely starting to feel like home. When we first arrived I was so overwhelmed by how big the campus was, it made Leeds uni look like a high…

First Impressions…

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After nearly a day of jumping time zones, switching flights and hauling luggage we finally arrived at our hostel. Staying in Little India for the first few days allowed us to easily explore central Singapore before we moved ‘out to the sticks’ (as everybody kept telling us). The MRT is…

Year Abroad at the National University of Singapore – 1 year on

Today (1st August) marks one year since I arrived in Singapore for my study abroad year at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Bittersweet is the best way to describe how this makes me feel. On one hand, I hold a deep sense of sadness that my year abroad is over and I would do … More Year Abroad at the National University of Singapore – 1 year on

My Best Experience So Far… Singapore

Singapore My most vivid experience in Singapore was at the beginning of the trip, when we all went to the famous Raffles Hotel. I went with a group of course friends I had met after a heavy day of lectures. We had all been learning about colonialism, looking at how past structural and social changes still impact Singaporean culture. So when … More My Best Experience So Far… Singapore