Category: PMTPG: Universities Edition

Please Mind the Platform Gap (Universities Edition): New York University

By Angus Yip (18A01A)
Photographs courtesy of Isabelle Tay

Thinking about which university to apply to, or already a J2 beginning your early admission applications? Raffles Press brings you our Please Mind the Platform Gap (Universities Edition), a series of articles dedicated to providing information on Rafflesian alumni’s experiences at their respective universities.

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Please Mind the Platform Gap (Universities Edition): Washington University in St. Louis

By Ashley Tan (18A13A)
Photographs courtesy of interviewee Cai Minglu

Thinking about which university to apply to, or already a J2 beginning your early admission applications? Raffles Press brings you our Please Mind the Platform Gap (Universities Edition), a series of articles dedicated to providing information on Rafflesian alumni’s experiences at their respective universities.

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Please Mind the Platform Gap (Universities Edition): Swarthmore College

By Grace Lau (18S03I)

Thinking about which university to apply to, or already a J2 beginning your early admission applications? Raffles Press brings you our Please Mind the Platform Gap (Universities Edition), a series of articles dedicated to providing information on Rafflesian alumni’s experiences at their respective universities.

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Please Mind the Platform Gap (Universities Edition): Brown University

By Lim Jing Rong (18A03A)
Photographs provided by interviewee Shayna Toh

Thinking about which university to apply to, or already a J2 beginning your early admission applications? Raffles Press brings you our Please Mind the Platform Gap (Universities Edition), a series of articles dedicated to providing information on Rafflesian alumni’s experiences at their respective universities.

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Please Mind the Platform Gap (Universities Edition): University of York

By Karen Cuison (16A01D) and Qiu Kexin (16A13A)
Photos courtesy of Gan Yu Neng (09A03A)

Thinking about which university to apply to, or already a J2 beginning your early admission applications? Raffles Press brings you our Please Mind the Platform Gap (Universities Edition), a series of articles dedicated to providing information on Rafflesian alumni’s experiences at their respective universities.

Situated within the modern comfort and scenic expanse of North Yorkshire, England, the University of York is an established institution with plenty to offer. Among other things, it is renowned for its reputation within the Russell Group of Universities, its eminent standing among the UK’s Top 20 universities, and also its own brand of quirkiness partly borne out of its vibrant student-led culture, and – not to forget, partly out of an exceptionally large on-campus duck population (for which there exists a Duck of the Day blog that posts photos of them).

Recently, Raffles Press caught up with Gan Yu Neng (Year 2009), a Literature graduate, to find out more about his fascinating experiences at this university.

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