Tag Archives: freshman

How I Dealt with the Pressures of Being a Scholar

New environment, new learning style—it's quite a lot to take in at one go, much less having to juggle a double degree and scholarship requirements at the same time. SMU Economics and Business alumna Farah Natalya shares her tough but highly rewarding experience.
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My SMU Information Systems Freshman Year: Eddie Leow

It was a tough choice but after weighing a number of factors SMU freshman Eddie Leow finally made the switch from Computer Science to SMU's Bachelor of Science (Information Systems). He shares his experience during applications season.
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My SMU Business Freshman Year: Norman Tay

Caught between his interest in two undergrad programme offers, SMU Business freshman Norman Tay had a tough decision to make. At the end of the day, it all came down to planning for the future.
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Social Media Influencer? Call Him a Digital Ninja Instead

With a Twitter following of 180k and counting, you'd imagine Xavier Lur's social media channels to be filled with promotional posts. Far from it, as this digital ninja and SMU Information Systems freshman prefers to keep things authentic.
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My SMU Law Freshman Year: Lydia Tan

SMU Law freshman and Global Impact Scholar, Lydia Tan shares her journey from choosing a university, tackling the dreaded admissions interview, to facing the reality of freshman year.
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My SMU Accountancy Freshman Year: Mavis Seah

When it comes to choosing a university, SMU Accountancy freshman Mavis Seah says the school environment makes all the difference. Here's how her first-year experience has been, thus far.
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6 Best Ways to Beat Freshman Flab

Quick meals, junk food and the lack of a fitness regime – a day in the life of a university student. Don't let the flab get the upper hand with these tips.

4 Ways to Beat Freshman Stress

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New school, new squad and a totally new academic programme. Here’s a handy guide to navigating this new chapter of your life – the Freshman year.

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