8 Questions for the 8th CSC President

One and a half months since the 9th College Students’ Committee (CSC) took office, Treehouse speaks to the 8th CSC President Zachary Fong, a final-year pharmacy student, on life after stepping down from office and his thoughts on our Home of Possibilities.

10 Questions I wished I asked PM Justin Trudeau when he visited NUS

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held a town hall dialogue titled “Canada and Asia in a Changing World” at NUS on 15 November. Here’s a list of questions Bryan Kwa prepared but didn’t get to ask.

4 Observations from Visiting North Korea in 2013

The article aims to shed some light on this hermit nation- the DPRK (“North Korea”). Instead of a day-to-day account of my 8-day trip to North Korea that will probably bore everyone, with the benefit of hindsight, I believe that the key takeaways can be distilled into 4 significant and interesting observations.

Solomon

Hanniel Lim pens a villanelle with a religious existentialist interpretation of the voice of the biblical figure Solomon based on Jewish and Islamic traditions.

The Finale of Adventure Time

The series finale of Adventure Time leaves its audience to meditate on a space-like world populated by “lumpy” people, sentient confectioneries and a vampire queen. What is it that has made these characters and their stories so loveable and resonant? Yi Feng gives his take on the eight-year, ten-season children’s cartoon.

Does Art Imitate Life or Does Life Imitate Art: Featuring Artsbuzu

In conjunction with Arts Week, Shane decides that it is timely for us to contemplate what art truly is, and what better way to do this than to ask our friends over at @artsbuzu for their thoughts!