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A Day in the Life of Christine (The Dining Hall Supervisor)

The next instalment of the Day in a Life Series sees Ryan Quek interview Christine, the supervisor of the dinner shift in the dining hall. She shares how a typical day goes and how she feels about student’s opinions of the dining hall.

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One Amplified by the Sweat of Many: Reflections and a photo essay on the Tembusu House Games

    Taking a break from all that studying? Come by the lounge on level 11, and you will find yourself face to face with three small trophies lined up in a corner. Look a little closer, and you will see that it is inscribed with the words “Dodgeball Champions”. It does look rather pathetic, […]

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North Korea: An overview of the current tensions

This piece was written in response to Tembusu College’s recent forum titled “Will There Be Another War on the Korean Peninsula?”, which took place on the evening of Tuesday, October 17 of this year. Our Rector Professor Tommy Koh hosted Mr Lim Ju-Seong, Counsellor (Political) at the embassy of the Republic of Korea, Ms Stephanie Syptak-Ramnath, Charge D’Affaires […]

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Taylor, look what you made an old fan do.

They start off pure and innocent, starry-eyed and ready to take on the world. Their career begins and they ascend slowly but surely. Eventually, they release that one song which lights the afterburner of their careers and they are thrust into gargantuan fame. Yet fame is fickle. And so slowly, they lose control. They descend […]

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The Third Year Experience

Isaac Neo reflects on what it feels like to be a Third Year Student in Tembusu College, in response to his reflections on his Freshman and Sophomore years.

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A Day in a Life of the Washing Machine, Dryer and Printer

In this episode of the Day in a Life series, Bach sat down with W-2, Dryer-2, and subsequently with Printer A separately to find out what it is like to be Tembusu’s silent heroes.