Beyond Asia: Raffles Switzerland

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Switzerland – Studying is no longer about getting good grades. It is about character development, acquiring social skills and building global network in this border-less society. There is also a growing popularity of gaining of knowledge, enriching of learning experience and honing of vocational skills outside of a classroom environment. Many Raffles students have already tapped on the inter-college transfer … Read More

Designing For World Schools Debating Championship 2015

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Singapore – Raffles Singapore is proud to be the education institution supporting the World Schools Debating Championship (WSDC) 2015 and designing the trophies for the winners. WSDC is a truly global competition for high school debaters. The Championships take place each year in a different country, hosted by a national debating body. This year, it was hosted in Singapore. It … Read More

Shining Bright At Chijmes

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Singapore – Raffles Fashion Marketers did it! Class of 2015 has successfully organised their first fashion show themed ‘NOIR’ at Chijmes Singapore on 10 September 2015. Tickets were sold out and the show received an overwhelming response from the guests on the high standard and professionalism in the organisation of this event. The fashion show featured three Raffles Fashion Entrepreneurs’ … Read More

Raffles Reigns With Style at Frankfurt

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Singapore – Raffles Fashion Designer, Emerentia Wardoyo ONG emerged 1st runner-up in the Ecological Green Award for the Frankfurt Style Award 2015, in the presence of 8 other fellow Raffles Fashion Designers who were qualified for the Finals! The 10 finalists from Raffles Singapore are: 1) Rebecca Clairine CHRISTANTO – Ecological Green Category 2) GUO JiaJia – Blue Revolution Category … Read More

Relishing The Creativity In You

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Singapore – On 29th August 2015, Raffles Singapore received a great turn up for a series of Creative Workshops – Interior Design, Product Design and Jewellery Design for interested participants. The workshops were specifically designed to allow participants to have practical experience in relevant skills and techniques. In these hands-on workshops, the participants displayed their exceptional creativity in producing their … Read More

Showcase On Higher Ground

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Singapore – Themed “Wow, Be Wowed”, the graduation exhibition, ceremony and fashion show for Raffles Singapore June 2015 Graduation was held at Fairmont Singapore on 17th June 2015. The ceremony captivated the audience with 25 stunning collections produced by promising Raffles Fashion Designers – including award winners – Laurensia Salim who won the Special Prize of John Hardy in EcoChic … Read More

A Moment With Nigel Barker

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Sri Lanka – Through the years, Raffles has graced the presence of renowned celebrities and personalities. The 22nd of July was no different as Raffles Colombo welcomed Nigel Barker to its campus. In addition to being a well-known and well-respected international photographer and TV personality, Nigel is also an author, spokesperson, filmmaker and former model. Perhaps he is more renowned … Read More

Double Victory at MIJF

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Malaysia – Raffles Jewellery Designer Wong Pin Wei was recently the star of the Malaysia International Jewellery Fair (MIJF) as she bragged the “Best Necklace” and “Best In Show” awards. The MIJF is the largest fine jewellery competition in Asia where 13 countries and 300 applicants are represented. “When it comes to sexiness, the first thing that came to my … Read More

Disassemble, Assemble

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India – In modern world, technology advances rapidly and whatever that is of the past becomes obsolete in due time. Even as we move on to newer technologies, the earlier mediums still hold certain value and such is the recent case for the typewriter machine. Dubbed as the world’s last batch of manual typewriters, these machines were transformed into a 13-foot-tall … Read More

When Mumbai Meets China

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India – Students from Raffles Mumbai were recently given the opportunity to experience eastern oriental culture in a China field trip from 20 to 27 July, 2015. The travel itinerary consisted of hotspots like Beijing and Shanghai, the capital and industrial hub of China respectively. As Raffles Creative Practitioner Yvonne Merkt had collaborated closely with the Interior Design faculty team to … Read More