Tag Archives: hype

My Sassy Jayine

My Sassy Jayine

By Melodie Lee At just 25 years of age, the copywriter at local advertising firm Religion is the woman behind the recent saucy Carls’ Jr. print advertisement that reads: Some like it long. But most... 

No Juggling Act

No Juggling Act

By Cheryl Tan Dressed to the nines in a suit and glasses and seated behind a desk swamped by computers and papers, you’d never guess that Jenny Teo is the brain behind all things radio. Currently a... 

A Student’s Life

A Student’s Life

Ah, the sweet reminiscence of the adolescent big dream, to one day grow up and make a change to this world. HYPE chats with 4 enterprising students who hope to shake up the local creative industries like... 

A Student’s Life: Fashionista potential

A Student’s Life: Fashionista potential

By Nur Aini Jaffar For most of us, fashion is another part of our life that either ends up as a self-indulgence or a bare necessity. But for fashion design student Janice Chua, fashion is her oxygen.... 

A Student’s Life: Cool Ziqq

A Student’s Life: Cool Ziqq

By Lee Dion He started with doodles, “lots and lots of them” or “random ramblings”, as he calls his drawings and that has stuck with him since. Haziqq, or affectionately known as Ziqq by his friends,... 

A Student’s Life: Ace of words

A Student’s Life: Ace of words

By Nicholas Joshua Lee The local community of playwrights, poets and novelists has always paled in comparison to bigger and more lucrative brothers like the engineering and biochemical sciences. Other... 

A Student’s Life: Master of Digital Puppets

A Student’s Life: Master of Digital Puppets

By Liu Hongzuo Although the traditionally accepted notion is that the pen is mightier than the sword, Ngee Ann Polytechnic final-year Multimedia Animation (MMA) student Cai Weiliang, 24, will tell you... 

Utt cha talkin’ about?

Utt cha talkin’ about?

Big dreamy eyes? Check. Megawatt smile? Check. Infectious personality? Check. What more can you ask for a Live N Loaded host? By Cheryl Tan When HYPE first interviewed Greg Uttsada Panichkul, most affectionately... 

Mark & his Markings

Mark & his Markings

By Eunice Ng Mention the name Mark Lee to most teenagers today, and their reaction will most likely be a less-than-impressed shriek, as the image of a scrawny chatty man with a pockmarked face comes... 

Generations

Generations

Michael Jackson’s death, possibly the most covered event of the year to date – having occupied the covers of almost every publication on the newsstands and achieved what every politician and... 

Two Roads, One Choice

Two Roads, One Choice

The road to education city may be rough if you don’t make the right call. Text by Kenneth Cheong for hype. For the majority of 16-year-olds, life after the O-Levels boils down to two choices: the junior... 

The McGriddles Conversations

The McGriddles Conversations

The star of the recently released local film, The Carrot Cake Conversations, talks about his life and his love for acting. Text by Nadia Shah for hype. He grew up with the same hopes and reams as many...