Classical music review – “Resonates With” ft. students from the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music

A staircase towering over three levels. A sea of faces with varying emotions. Some brimming with excitement, some faintly fascinated, some puzzled. Some totally indifferent. All transfixed on the flurry of action at the bottom of the towering staircase. Perhaps a slight twitch in reaction to a sudden change in sonority, or, a murmur that […]

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Revealing what Eunoians truly think of the Arts!

Photo credit: Sandra Tan Jia Ying The Arts. What does this word elicit whenever it crosses your mind? Boring? Meaningless? Or according to a General Paper question – A luxury only the rich can afford? You might have come across a survey titled “The Arts or Nah” whereby the Origin* sought to find out what […]

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CCA in the Spotlight – Drama

Photo credit: Jayden Sim Hong Kai Interviewee: Satini Sankeerthana What is an average CCA session like? Keerthana: For the first half an hour or so, we do warm-ups which are of a few types namely, vocal, physical and games which require concentration like splat for example. After which, if there are any productions or performances […]

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Agony Aunt Agatha #2

Question: As part of the Class Committee, how do I get my class to be more involved? We’ve tried to plan bonding activities but they never seem to become a reality. Should I even bother? First of, congrats on being chosen as part of the Class Committee; it is hard to gain the trust and […]

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Agony Aunt Agatha #1

Hi Eunoians! Ever thought about where you can obtain advice for your personal problems? Have no fear because Aunt Agatha is here! Agony Aunt Agatha (AAA) is a new column on the Origin* that offers personal advice to those who ask questions via the link: https://goo.gl/forms/lcv7oPWFM5W1xajp1 The platform is curated by members of the Origin […]

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Editor’s letter – April

“A” for APRIL, “A” for the ARTS “B is for Ball”, “C” is for Cat, “D” is for Do you know what the Origin* is doing this month?Are we doing a spin-off on the Alphabet song? In this month of April, the Origin* is thrilled to present “the Arts” as the theme of the month! […]

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CCA in the Spotlight – Softball

(Photo credit: Teri Tay) Next up… CCA: Softball J2 Interviewees: Wee Kiat (Captain), Darren Sum (Vice Captain) Interviewer: Jacey Teoh What is an average CCA session like? Darren: An average CCA session comprises of us going down for about 3 hours to sharpen our skills as well as to improve our fitness. Wee Kiat: Training […]

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