Posts Tagged: finals

Finals culture

Singapore is culturally known as one that has extreme focus on academics and grades. Therefore, it is no surprise that around finals week, the level of stress for all students is at an all time high. The libraries gets packed, and sometimes students even sleep overnight in the libraries while studying. I too got sucked… Read more »

Buone Feste, L’Italia

Italy, the land where your hard work in the semester is tested at the end of the semester for a whopping 30 points. Finals were just as rigorous as the NU standard, which made for a nice taste of home-before-home. However, this way of testing forces a student to truly learn the subject from beginning to… Read more »

Sciences Po Profs: A Comparison

Audrey Telfer, Sciences Po Exchange, Fall 2014 No I’m not going to compare SP profs to NU profs.  There really isn’t a point; they vary as much as NU profs do. Instead, what I would like to do it is contrast a good professor for exchange students versus a bad professor for exchange students (for… Read more »