What you do in Berkeley…

If you were to google Berkeley up, then you would find information like it was started in 1867, that it’s Ivy League…blah blah blah. However, I am here to offer my own experience. Previously, I...

Woman Up! Climbing festival at Dogpatch Boulders, San Francisco!

The girls from SUTD climbers joined in for some fun at the Woman Up! climbing festival in Dogpatch on 22nd July. Woman up! is a competition that celebrates women in climbing and there were...

THESE TRAILS WERE LIT…

…because they’re called the Berkeley Fire Trails HA HA HA laugh with me pls. I had already walked around the trails once before with someone else, but decided to go again because I needed...

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...

Weekend 3: Emeryville!

While on the F bus to San Fran, we had seen an atas-looking region of familiar brands and decided to check it out on Saturday. After brunch, we got on the F bus once...

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...

Fourth of July!

This time last year, LEAD participants in school were organising a BBQ to celebrate the USA National Day. Today, we would be enjoying a day off lessons in commemoration of this special day, one...

Halfway there!

It has been a busy 4 weeks here! If you were wondering what exactly is life here at Berkeley as an exchange student, here it is: Waking up at 8am after snoozing 5 alarms. Then heading...

Weekend 2: Mount Diablo, SF Premier Outlet, and the Golden Gate Bridge

Fast forward to the second weekend! (We’ll talk about our courses another time… if ever haha) We (read: Tian Lerk) had planned in advance, done lots of reading up on insurance and liabilities and...

Week 4 – Mid Term?

What is Mid Terms??? Well, for me, it means I only have 4 weeks left to explore the sunny state of California! As for all academic terms, for BSS, week 3-5 is where mid terms...

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