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What I learnt about prayer from grad school

I’m in the season of seeking God about the next phase of graduate school, if pursuing doctorate studies is the Lord’s will for me. Having been in the academic field for several years, I know how...

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Don’t waste your time in university

For many of us, university is the first real chance to decide how we want to live our lives. As young adults, we are suddenly presented with opportunities to make decisions by ourselves. What modules...

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How God saved my grades while on exchange

Everyone said exchange would be a piece of cake: confirm pass, can’t fail. But that wasn’t the case for me. During my exchange semester in South Korea at Yonsei University, I decided to...

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What if I’m bad at my major?

I don’t know what I am doing here. I think this is not meant for me. If you’ve never uttered those phrases yourself, it’s likely you’ve heard it from those around you in school. After...

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Are you a 5% student?

Being a 5% student is one of the running jokes I have with my friends whom I serve with in church. The reason being this: We don’t spend much time in school during the term. And even when we’re...

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A note to the freshmen

It’s the time of the year when universities are once again filled with the cheers and excitement from the new batch of freshmen. It’s a season of new beginnings that many people look forward...

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What I got out of four years in university

No amount of words can encapsulate the feeling I possess in this very moment. I am joyful that I am at the end of my undergraduate life. But I also feel some degree of regret as there are things I...

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3 things I wish I knew before starting university

It’s that time of the year again – university term is starting. Some of you are beginning a 3 to 4 year journey of college education, for the rest, it’s a brand new semester. Well,...

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Is cheating in a quiz an insignificant sin?

I recently cheated in a quiz. There are many who would say that’s “trivial”, especially given that the quiz only accounted for 5% of my grade – but I still felt horrible...