Humans of BTC
Short Chat with Siu Chen - Insights with a Librarian

Short Chat with Siu Chen – Insights with a Librarian

On the way into BTC (by car, at least), there’s a series of banners featuring NUS student and staff, including a particular librarian from the NUS Central Library. The faint memory of this banner, combined with a newfound desire to interview different subjects outside of just professors and students, cumulates into an idea of interviewing...
Farewell, Prof. Fordham - Insights with Professor Margaret Fordham

Farewell, Prof. Fordham – Insights with Professor Margaret Fordham

Professor Fordham’s office, upon entering, is overwhelmingly homey. She has left her door open for us. The orange-tinted lamps are a stark contrast to the cold, fluorescent glow of the Federal Building lights outside. Her desk is decorated with ornaments and glass bowls full of stationery. She has the Tort Law study guide open in...
Minutes with Mindy - Insights with Professor Chen-Wishart

Minutes with Mindy – Insights with Professor Chen-Wishart

We met Professor Chen-Wishart at the lobby of the Eu Tong Sen building. There, she is seated comfortably on one of the lounge chairs, with her backpack and laptop seated on either side of her. We say hello, she says hello – and is very nice (even though we’re kinda late) – and we start the interview....
Welcome to Woonderland - Insights with Professor Walter Woon

Welcome to Woonderland – Insights with Professor Walter Woon

Professor Woon’s office is packed – full of books, trophies, pictures, shelves, and just about everything. He sits comfortably, in his office chair, framed by the row of books (some, his own), arranged neatly. Behind the area where he works there is an alcove – as all staff offices do – with windows looking out...
Humans, Extended: David Tan

Humans, Extended: David Tan

At Humans of BTC, we shine the spotlight on various individuals and personalities that truly define the BTC experience. Whether they are students involved in worthy causes  or our hardworking campus staff , everyone has a story to tell, and perhaps, a lesson to teach. This week, we interview Associate Professor David Tan, Vice Dean (Academic...