BSocSc Class of 2018
Hola! I went for exchange at IE University (Segovia campus) during the fall semester; when I share this piece of news with my friends, the most common response I received was that they haven't heard of this city! In my opinion, though this place is small and far from being the bustling city which Singapore is, it is nice and quaint - somewhere I grew to like.
One of the most interesting things about living in Segovia was living in a UNESCO heritage site itself. Segovia is about an hour away from the Spanish capital of Madrid. It...
Tan Sze Eng
BSocSc Class of 2019
In 25 August 2017, a sudden military crackdown in Myanmar’s Rakhine state drove an exodus of Rohingya refugees across into Bangladesh. On 28 August 2018, I started my internship with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Regional Office (UNHCR RO) in Bangkok, Thailand.
In this post, I will talk about Bangkok’s living environment, my working experience in the UNHCR RO, and end off with some advice for fellow peers who are looking to take up this internship in the near future.
Land of Smiles and Wires
I stayed within Bangkok...