Mr Joshua Lee Keng Yong

Resident Assistant Tembusu College National University of Singapore

Joshua is a third-year Computer Engineering undergraduate who is part of the E-scholars program. As an admirer of technology, Joshua is fascinated with how the different gadgets in our lives have drastically improved our way of living, which compels him to actively read up on the latest devices that the world has to offer.


In his past 2 years in Tembusu, Joshua has been an active member of the Touch Rugby interest group, as well as the former Sports Director of Tembusu's 11th College Student Committee. With his new appointment in the Residential Team, Joshua is eager to find new ways to contribute to the college that he calls home.


Beyond academics, Joshua enjoys an active lifestyle in a variety of sports. You will even sometimes catch him going out for a run or hitting the gym every now and then. Due to his adventurous nature, Joshua also makes it a point to dip his toes in a wide range of thrilling outdoor activities, from scuba diving to snowboarding. If you ever need a buddy to try an exciting new sport, sweat it out or just to hang, don't be afraid to drop him a message!

The Tembusu (Fagraea fragrans) is a large evergreen tree in the family Gentianaceae. It is native to Southeast Asia. Its trunk is dark brown, with deeply fissured bark, looking somewhat like a bittergourd. It grows in an irregular shape from 10 to 25m high. Its leaves are light green and oval in shape. Its yellowish flowers have a distinct fragrance and the fruits of the tree are bitter tasting red berries, which are eaten by birds and fruit bats.