Week 2: Yosemite Road Trip

Day 1 To kick-start our first weekend in Berkeley, we headed for the magnificent Yosemite National Park. We set off from I-House at 9am and begin on our 5hr drive. The 5hr drive, however, is...

A day at San Francisco

A day out to San Francisco and it’s bay area. We started at Union Street to do our first shopping at the states. We took a free bus ride from UC Berkeley to San Francisco...

61BL in Berkeley

Computer Science in Berkeley As one of the most popular courses in U.C. Berkeley. Many of us taking this stressful course. This course mainly focuses on data structure and algorithm on the data structure. The...

Week 8: A complete guide into spending your Summer at UC Berkeley

Pre-Trip Course Selection: HASS ECON 1 001 - Introduction to Economics (click here) ECON N110 - Game Theory in Social Sciences Highly recommended. The course is really interesting and relevant with many relatable concepts on decision making in the real...

Week 3 – Biking the Bridge

Touchdown in California It was love at first sight. If you can’t see the shiny landscape, I’m referring to Berkeley, California. A short intro, I’m Wen Tat, an exchange student to UC Berkeley(UCB) from Singapore University...

UCB – Second Week (Shopping) In California!

It has been two weeks since we come to berkeley, since it’s the first time I’m writing the blog, I will post some of the picture of our hostel first, our International House(Ihouse)! I take...

Some San Fran Shenanigans

Hello there Thankfully the courses I’m taking are suuuper different from SUTD classes (had enough of that in terms 1-3 THX)! On Friday last week my class headed out to San Francisco for a walking...

Buying way too many things – Prime Day

Hello! So about a week ago, Amazon had it’s Prime Day sales. For many who do not know, as students in the States, we are entitled to a 6 month free trial of Amazon Prime, which...

Food &Tipping in the USA

Food The food in the dining hall is amazing but we also like to explore food around the campus. We usually will eat outside during the weekend. The food portion in the US is enormous. Do...

First Night in Berkeley: Settling In!

Time flies and it’s already the third week of our trip here! In the midst of settling in and getting started on our mods, this first blog post has been rather delayed but the...

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