10 Reasons To Visit SHINE Festival 2016

SHINE Festival Brings On #YourNextStage   There’s nothing like being young - it’s the time of our lives when everything seems possible. Check out how talented these young Singaporean musicians  are, and you'll be tempted to catch a gig this weekend. Recognising this talented generation, SHINE Festival celebrates all things...
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10 Small Victories In Life We Enjoyed As Children

What's A Small Victory?   Source   As young school kids, we took what we could, and cherished the smallest of wins.  We didn’t have to get top in the class. We didn’t have to be first across the finish line at the NAPFA tests. But we made sure that...
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10 Reasons It's Great To Be Young In Singapore

We Want To Be Forever Young   Being young is amazing and life should be celebrated no matter how old you are. When you’re young, you possess so much more energy, vigour, and drive - that’s what makes life so exciting. While being young is wonderful anywhere, really, it’s so...
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11 Inspiring Singaporean Youths We Should Celebrate

Who Inspires You?   When such questions are asked, we often think of huge inspirational figures like Obama or Gandhi. Or maybe we're inspired by that one YouTuber who always smiles regardless of life's lemons. These people are given the recognition they deserve and are acknowledged for their effort and...
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10 Young Local Talents Every Singaporean Should Know

The Times They Are A-Changin'   Every day, a new talent is born. This year’s SHINE Festival 2015 at Orchard Road features multiple talents from around the world such as Ryan Higa, David Choi and Arden Cho - all established young talents in their own right.  For this article, however,...
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10 Reasons to Visit SHINE Festival This Year

SHINE Festival: Build Your World    Singapore’s biggest youth festival is back! Since its inception in 2005, the National Youth Council (NYC) has dedicated the month of July to the SHINE Festival. SHINE Festival showcases youths' talents, promotes talent development and highlights inspiring youth role-models.  This year, other than promoting...
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10 New & Fun Things to Do in Singapore in July 2015 - Youth Edition!

Young, Wild, and Free!   You’re probably familiar with our monthly series of new & fun things to do (check out June’s !), but in honour of Youth Day, we’re making a special July version for youths!  For all the youngsters out there, this is your month. It’s time to...
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32 Things To Do Before Your University Life Starts That You'll Never Have Time To Do Again

Young, Wild, And Free!   Source Congratulations! You’re finally liberated from the shackles of education - at least for the next few months or so. But hey, who’s counting? Whether you’re a JC student who’s barely made it out of the tortuous A-level journey alive, an IB student who can...
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36 Places to Volunteer At In Singapore To Make A Difference In Someone's Life

About Volunteerism   “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” ― Mother Teresa How many of us volunteered in schools just to fulfil the minimum CIP requirements? Even though volunteering is no longer compulsory for some of us,...
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16 Young Singaporean Hawkers And Where To Find Their Delicious Food

Young Singapore Hawkers   With 20 new hawker centres - more than 800 new stalls - slated to be built over the next 12 years, Choa Chu Kang and Sengkang residents will soon have the happy dilemma of choosing which stall to patronise for breakfast. However, we need to ask:...
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