Learning Across Boundaries

  • Connecting with Singapore through Week 7: Learning Across Boundaries

    23 March 2021

    By Dain Kim From 22 February to 5 March, first-year students at Yale-NUS College embarked on an experiential learning journey as part of the College’s flagship Week 7 Learning Across Boundaries (LAB) programme. “For the first time, all Week 7 projects were held in Singapore, giving students a unique opportunity to explore the diverse offerings...

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  • Yale-NUS students win first place in the Cities and Refugees Competition

    24 September 2019

    By Bilge Arslan  A project by a Yale-NUS College team on improving the lives of refugees in Malaysia has won first place in a global student design ideas competition hosted by the University of New South Wales (UNSW), with Australian Red Cross, ARUP International Development, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the Associat...

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  • Broadening horizons and exploring aspirations: Yale-NUS students took on overseas internships over the summer

    23 August 2019

    By Lim Wei Da Alexis at Make Cities Wild, an Arts Tropical event that focuses on art beyond a white cube gallery. Image provided by Alexis Chen. At Yale-NUS College, students have the opportunity to pursue summer internships locally or abroad for their personal and professional growth. Besides allowing students to broaden their horizons, interns...

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  • Learning about China’s rise and the future of ASEAN in Cambodia

    21 June 2019

    By Lim Wei Da Image provided by Lucy Kuo.  In May 2019, journalist and Yale World Fellow Vincent Ni led a group of students from Yale-NUS College and Yale University to Cambodia to explore the rise of China and the future of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) through journalism. The trip was part of...

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  • Yale-NUS students explore a variety of social issues through photography

    24 May 2019

    By Bilge Arslan and Jeannie Tay Image provided by Adar Ng. Earlier this month, a group of eight Yale-NUS students put up a photography exhibition titled ‘Accretion’, featuring works using different methods of photography to explore a variety of social issues. Held from 2 to 11 May 2019 at Objectifs Centre for Photography and Film,...

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  • First-year students hit the road with Week 7 Learning Across Boundaries

    2 November 2018

    By Kelly Ng Image provided by Anindo Besaul. Every year, as part of the College’s flagship Week 7 Learning Across Boundaries (LAB) programme, first-year students, faculty and staff engage in learning projects of up to a week that explore themes of the Common Curriculum outside the confines of a traditional classroom. Week 7 LAB projects are...

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  • Students learn about the history of empire in Zurich

    31 July 2018

    By Kelly Ng | Image by Celeste Analeigh Beh Over the past summer, several groups of Yale-NUS College students travelled abroad with faculty members as part of the Learning Across Boundaries (LABs) programme. LABs are faculty-led or jointly led programmes by faculty and staff that allow faculty and staff to share their scholarship and expertise...

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