Putting the brakes on books

NTU is now the highest ranked Asian university in the QS University Rankings, but learning need not be limited to its classrooms. Tiong Linshan speaks to three NTU students who took a semester-long Leave of Absence to chase their dreams outside of school.

Internships in unlikely places

Internships allow students to develop work experience, and some places present this experience in unconventional ways. Dayna Yin explores such internships offered in the funeral and correctional industries

Learning outside the box

Learning can often be enhanced with experiences outside the classroom. Clara Lee takes a look at modules that went beyond the textbook to challenge students last semester

Going off the beaten track

This semester break, take the road less travelled and explore some uncommon holiday destinations. Tiong Linshan speaks to three international students who regale with travel tales from home

Fight stress with Confidants

With exams and deadlines around the corner, study stress may start to pile on. Dayna Yin speaks to the student Confidants from NTU’s University Wellbeing Centre on how self-care is the best care when it comes to stress management

Busan’s silver screen magic

Deputy chief editor Paige Lim shares her experience at the 22nd Busan International Film Festival, as part of the pioneer batch of students enrolled in the Overseas Film Festival Practicum course at the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information

Raise your glass and your GPA

It takes a lot of sweat to succeed, so remember to stay hydrated. The Nanyang Chronicle serves up four drink-inspired looks for a fresh style this finals season

To plug in, or not?

It’s the last leg of the semester and students are plugging in to their favourite playlists as they begin their exam revision. Clara Lee looks at how music can make or break your study session

Do it yourself this Halloween

As the end of October approaches, Clara Lee shows you how you can get into the Halloween swing without causing a dent in your wallet.