By Kieren WONG posted on Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 09:51
On a bright morning on 2 June 2017, the SMU School of Social Sciences (SOSS) played host to around 150 enthusiastic pre-university students who attended our Social Sciences Immersion Camp. This Camp is an annual event organized by dedicated student representatives from SOSS. The Camp is targeted at current junior college, polytechnic, International Baccalaureate and international school students who are interested in learning more about the social sciences through various interactive activities. The Camp also forms part of our school’s efforts at giving back to the wider community, by...
By Kieren WONG posted on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 09:55
BSocSc Class of 2018
It was in 2015 that I decided I really wanted to go to the United States for my exchange. In the two years leading up to 2017, friends and family have expressed their concerns – from the tumultuous political climate, to worries about my safety and how culturally different the US is from Singapore. Nevertheless, not once has my decision wavered because I knew I had to step out of my comfort zone – Singapore, and travel to the country I have always dreamt of living in someday.
Pitzer College: A Hidden Gem
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