NUS History Camp 2018 – Camp SPEAR

HISSOC’s annual freshman orientation camp took place from 4 to 6 June. This year’s theme was Asian civilizations, which gave rise to the phrase ‘Silk, Spice and Everything Rice’ and eventually to the name Camp SPEAR. The 13 freshmen were grouped into three OGs, representing three ancient Asian civilizations (the Tang dynasty of China, theContinue reading “NUS History Camp 2018 – Camp SPEAR”

Visit by Yishun and Innova Junior Colleges

On Wednesday, 23 May 2018, HISSOC hosted a visit by the students of Innova Junior College (IJC) and Yishun Junior College (YJC). They were brought on a tour of campus facilities in FASS, including the Deck and the Central Library.   They were also given a sharing session on student life in NUS and a mini-lectureContinue reading “Visit by Yishun and Innova Junior Colleges”

Mad Hatters Graduation Dinner

On 10 May, in time-honoured fashion, the graduating batch of undergraduates, our Year 4 Honours students, had their graduation dinner, organised by the History Department. Everyone brought their best mad hats for the occasion to celebrate the end of a four-year journey with NUS History. It was also a time for appreciation as the graduatingContinue reading “Mad Hatters Graduation Dinner”