Rok It with Thrift Shops

Rok It with Thrift Shops

Discover thrifting at UK’s leading vintage store, Rokit, with Cheryl Koh during a Ngee Ann Polytechnic study trip to London.

No Batter Joy Than Baking

No Batter Joy Than Baking

Scroll through your social media feed and you’re likely to spot aesthetically pleasing pictures of baked goods. HYPE explores the trend of baking among youths.

Whitewashing: Paint the Town White

Whitewashing: Paint the Town White

Actors in “yellowface” and “blackface” may sound like horrors of a bygone century but we dig deeper into the prevalent issue of whitewashing in Hollywood.

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Events »

River Hongbao 2017: Virtual Sky Lanterns

River Hongbao 2017: Virtual Sky Lanterns

Sat, Jan 28 2017 No Comments

The annual traditional celebration sees first-ever technological addition.

Film + TV »

Whitewashing: Paint the Town White

Whitewashing: Paint the Town White

Wed, Mar 22 2017 No Comments

Actors in “yellowface” and “blackface” may sound like horrors of a bygone century but we dig deeper into the prevalent issue of whitewashing in Hollywood.

Technology + Games »

[CLOSED] WIN MapleSEA Pink Bean hamper!

[CLOSED] WIN MapleSEA Pink Bean hamper!

Thu, Dec 8 2016 14 Comments

Stand the chance to WIN MapleSEA’s limited edition Pink Bean hamper!

Music »

All The Rage: Electronic Dance Music

All The Rage: Electronic Dance Music

Fri, Feb 24 2017 1 Comment

EDM has gone from an underground genre to a chart-topping phenomenon.

Food »

No Batter Joy Than Baking

No Batter Joy Than Baking

Mon, Mar 27 2017 No Comments

Scroll through your social media feed and you’re likely to spot aesthetically pleasing pictures of baked goods. HYPE explores the trend of baking among youths.

People »

Young, Graduated, Unemployed

Young, Graduated, Unemployed

Mon, Mar 20 2017 No Comments

More youths are worried about their job prospects amid a …