Posts Tagged: Yale-NUS College

All things Yale-NUS College.

Reflecting on Experience Yale-NUS Weekend

By Evannia Handoyo, Yale-NUS College ’17 – See bio What do most people say when you tell them you’re going to Yale-NUS College in the fall of 2013? “You mean NUS?” “No, I mean Yale-NUS.” “…Yale University?” With all the media

Reflecting on Experience Yale-NUS Weekend

By Evannia Handoyo, Yale-NUS College ’17 – See bio What do most people say when you tell them you’re going to Yale-NUS College in the fall of 2013? “You mean NUS?” “No, I mean Yale-NUS.” “…Yale University?” With all the media

International Outreach Roundup: thoughts from three officers on doing admissions work in Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, and Australia

From Austin Shiner, Admissions As of a month ago, there were virtually no cash points, aka ATMs, in all of Myanmar, at least none that took foreign credit cards. The currency, the kyat, is not sold at most airports or

International Outreach Roundup: thoughts from three officers on doing admissions work in Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, and Australia

From Austin Shiner, Admissions As of a month ago, there were virtually no cash points, aka ATMs, in all of Myanmar, at least none that took foreign credit cards. The currency, the kyat, is not sold at most airports or

Upfront! with Jeremiah Quinlan, Yale-NUS’s Dean of Admisssions & Financial Aid: a re-post of Tan Xiang Yeow’s June 3, 2012 piece in the Kent Ridge Common

Jeremiah Quinlan is the Dean of Admissions & Financial Aid, Yale NUS College (YNC) as well as the Deputy Dean of Undergraduate Admissions, Yale University. He sat down with me to discuss about YNC, the liberal arts school that promises

Upfront! with Jeremiah Quinlan, Yale-NUS’s Dean of Admisssions & Financial Aid: a re-post of Tan Xiang Yeow’s June 3, 2012 piece in the Kent Ridge Common

Jeremiah Quinlan is the Dean of Admissions & Financial Aid, Yale NUS College (YNC) as well as the Deputy Dean of Undergraduate Admissions, Yale University. He sat down with me to discuss about YNC, the liberal arts school that promises

The need for cultural translation: a re-post of Ng E-Ching’s May 14th, 2012 response in the Kent Ridge Common to Ng Kok Lim

Dear Mr/Ms Ng Kok Lim, Please call me E-Ching. Thank you for your email, which makes important points! One disadvantage of trying to say so much in such a short article is that my focus on adding something new to

The need for cultural translation: a re-post of Ng E-Ching’s May 14th, 2012 response in the Kent Ridge Common to Ng Kok Lim

Dear Mr/Ms Ng Kok Lim, Please call me E-Ching. Thank you for your email, which makes important points! One disadvantage of trying to say so much in such a short article is that my focus on adding something new to

Reality is always more complex: a summary of Sandra Davie’s May 6th, 2012 piece in The Sunday Times

Sandra Davie reports in the Sunday Times that Yale University President Richard Levin “had his own learning moment recently” over the Yale faculty resolution concerning Yale-NUS College. Levin found the resolution objectionable for its morally superior tone. Levin said that

Reality is always more complex: a summary of Sandra Davie’s May 6th, 2012 piece in The Sunday Times

Sandra Davie reports in the Sunday Times that Yale University President Richard Levin “had his own learning moment recently” over the Yale faculty resolution concerning Yale-NUS College. Levin found the resolution objectionable for its morally superior tone. Levin said that