Articles by Daniel Yeow

My Say

Wednesday, November 30, 2005 // 0 Comments

The Age newspaper’s online edition has a fairly regular “your say” section in which people can write in with their opinions. I have posted once or twice in [more...]

The Weird Plays

Saturday, October 22, 2005 // 0 Comments

I am Apollo Tonight was the losing night for the Euripides Weird Plays. I managed to nail all my lines, although others weren’t so fortunate. Earlier in the day, I ran [more...]

From Cyrus to Alexander the Great

Sunday, October 16, 2005 // 1 Comment

“Alexander: A military Genius, or a lucky man in the right place at the right time” The year is 336 BC, the Persian Empire is in decline, Greece is rising in [more...]

Stand Up For Your Rights

Saturday, October 8, 2005 // 0 Comments

Melbourne This entry shold be titled “Murphy’s Law Case Study: Stand Up For Your Rights”. As I said many times to the crew during the course of the day, the [more...]

Andrew Kwok’s 21st Speech

Thursday, September 22, 2005 // 0 Comments

I felt it was kind of strange being asked to give a speech for Andrew here today, I mean, I’ve only really known him for about two years. C’mon, hands up, who here has [more...]


Tuesday, August 23, 2005 // 0 Comments

A pseudo-historical story which I have heard countless times before, retold with an all-star cast and with the help of Christopher Doyle’s cinematography, Hero is a treat [more...]

The Dark Crystal

Tuesday, August 23, 2005 // 0 Comments

In 1982, when The Dark Crystal was released, it set a new benchmark for special effects, in particular its use of models and puppets. While today, in a world of [more...]

Youth Summit Keynote

Tuesday, August 23, 2005 // 0 Comments

Hello everyone. First I would like to thank whoever it was who suggested that I speak here today for giving me this opportunity. Those here that know me know well that I love [more...]

Positive by Werner Reiterer

Tuesday, August 23, 2005 // 10 Comments

“For countless generations, the Kaffir tribesmen of South Africa used a ceremonial drink called ‘dop’ when engaged in war or athletic contests. Brewed from alcohol [more...]

NAGM Report

Friday, July 29, 2005 // 0 Comments

When I was a naive 13-year-old at my first ever Asian Roller Skating Championships (more on that here) I recall something that the Japanese coach said in somewhat broken [more...]

Event Organizing

Thursday, June 23, 2005 // 0 Comments

Alice and Bob walk into a bar… Alice: So you want to run an event… Bob: Yes Alice, our Amnesty group wants to run an event. Alice: What kind of event do you want [more...]

SSLC Report for Metric Spaces

Saturday, May 14, 2005 // 0 Comments

620-311 Metric Spaces is a third-year mathematics subject at the University of Melbourne taught by Kris Wysocki. The Staff Student Liaison Committee (SSLC) conducts surveys [more...]

MUMS President Speech

Thursday, April 21, 2005 // 0 Comments

This is the speech that I delivered when I ran for the position of president of the Melbourne University Mathematics and Statistics Society (MUMS). I was unsuccessful. I was, [more...]


Sunday, February 27, 2005 // 0 Comments

Road Day 1 Australian nationals, or “nationals” as they shall be referred to from this point forth, began today on an initially forboding morning characterised by [more...]

Letters From… Malta

Monday, January 31, 2005 // 0 Comments

This was one of many letters published in the Melbourne University Student Magazine – Farrago. It was part of a series on the various things people did during their [more...]
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