Category: Please Mind the Platform Gap

CCA Previews ’20: Art Club

By Zhang Yihan (20S03B), Chairperson, Saniyah Haider (20S06M), Vice-Chairperson, and Sun Zhongchun (20S06T), Welfare Head
Photos by Leong Sheu Wen (19S06S), Vice-Chairperson ’19

Do you have a passion for art but fear that the hectic JC life will leave you with no time for it? Does the love for art flow through your veins without someone to share it with? Well, fret not! We have a solution! Every Wednesday from 2.30pm to 5.30pm—that’s right, three whole hours every week!—Art Club holds its sessions for like-minded individuals to come together in the name of art. Continue reading “CCA Previews ’20: Art Club”

CCA Previews ’20: Outdoor Adventure and Activities Club (ODAC) 

By ODAC Exco ’20

Picture this. You’re walking through a lush, green forest one sunny afternoon. It’s quiet out; all you can hear is the soft rustling of leaves overhead and the crunch of dirt beneath your feet. Sounds like an ideal afternoon? Then the Outdoors Adventure and Activities Club (ODAC) might just be the CCA for you! Continue reading “CCA Previews ’20: Outdoor Adventure and Activities Club (ODAC) “

CCA Previews ’20: Raffles Symphonic Band

By Raffles Symphonic Band EXCO 20

When you hear “band”, what do you think of? Words like “instruments”, “concerts” or “music” may come to mind, but here at Raffles Symphonic Band (RSB), band is not just a group of people who sit down and make sounds with their instruments. Rather, our band cymbal-ises a close-knit community of people whom we can always count on.  Continue reading “CCA Previews ’20: Raffles Symphonic Band”

Life after Raffles: Relief Teaching

By Valerie Tan (20A01E) and Coco Liu (20S06L)

This week, Year 6s across the island breathed a sigh of relief. As they put down their pens and closed the booklet of their last ‘A’ Level paper, they were also closing this chapter of their lives. And they might be asking: what next? While some may be looking forward to travelling or simply enjoying their free time, others might be looking into getting a job or an internship. And where else to find one than in their very own school as a teacher?

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CCA Previews ’20: History and Strategic Affairs Society

By Huang Beihua (20A03A), Corey Koh (20A01B), and Lu Yuxuan (20A01A)

Model UN (MUN)

Do you have that burning desire to fix the world’s issues? Or do you want to see the world burn? Do you want to experience the gruelling tribulations of being a diplomat? Or do you just want to prance about in a suit?  Continue reading “CCA Previews ’20: History and Strategic Affairs Society”