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Photo gallery: U-Town, 1 year on

Published on Oct 27, 2012 5:30 AM
 

After-dinner debates on climate change and gender, a mock United States (US) presidential debate on the upcoming elections and "master's tea" sessions featuring personalities like author Catherine Lim, actress Selena Tan, and former Attorney-General Walter Woon.

None of these count for grades at U-Town, which aims to encourage academic interaction by having students and a group of professors eat, live and learn under one roof.

How is the UTown experience, inspired by the residential colleges in Oxford and Cambridge, working out?