Articles by Daniel Yeow

A Swim

Sunday, January 30, 2005 // 0 Comments

We arrived at the beachouse just past midday . The drive had been long but we had been in good spirits, initially singing along to the radio to keep ourselves awake as we set [more...]

Joke Resolution

Saturday, January 29, 2005 // 0 Comments

Resolution 24601: On resolutions. Preamble I once had the experience that that large number of resolutions were not necessarily necessary, especially considering the [more...]

Interview With Luca Presti

Wednesday, January 26, 2005 // 0 Comments

Ok, lets get started, for the record what is your full name? Full name? Luca Presti Ok, tell me a little bit about yourself, where were you born? where did you go to school? [more...]

Food: The Year in Review

Thursday, January 20, 2005 // 0 Comments

I like my food. For about as long as I can remember, I have had somewhat expensive tastes. For a long time I was very picky about my food, then I was sent to boarding school. [more...]

Stand Up For Your Rights

Saturday, October 9, 2004 // 0 Comments

It was a crisp cool morning, much like many of the other mornings in October in Melbourne. In fact, on waking up I could scarcely differentiate this morning from any other [more...]

Chariots of Fire

Tuesday, September 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

“All these men were honoured in their generation and were a glory in their day” In 1924 the Olympics were a very different kettle of fish compared to what they [more...]

World Championships

Wednesday, September 1, 2004 // 0 Comments

Wednesday 1st September Sitting in the lounge at Changi (Singapore’s International Airport). While, being a Hong Kong person, I have never been a big fan of Singapore, [more...]

Princess Mononoke

Thursday, August 19, 2004 // 0 Comments

When one sits down to watch an animated feature film, one comes with certain expectations, certain assumptions and, inevitably, certain misconceptions about the genre. If [more...]

Drenched for Democracy

Monday, July 19, 2004 // 0 Comments

Hong Kong I step out of the car. I am instantly shrink-wrapped in the oppressive heat and humidity of the hot summer day. As I close the door I catch the announcement on the [more...]

Joke Flyer

Monday, April 26, 2004 // 0 Comments

Melbourne It’s election time once again here at Melbourne University and I’ve become increasingly disillusioned by the whole process. Student politics is a mucky [more...]

Interview with Michael Byrne

Saturday, April 24, 2004 // 0 Comments

Mick collects his silver medal for the 1000m at 2003 World Championships in Venezuela ok, first of all, for the record, what is your full name? Michael Adam Byrne ok, tell me [more...]

A Poem About Mathematics

Monday, April 19, 2004 // 0 Comments

This poem was written for the Melbourne University Mathematics and Statistic Society’s magazine, Paradox. It is about an experience that I experienced as a first-year [more...]

Welcome Address

Monday, February 2, 2004 // 0 Comments

Melbourne This speech was written to be given at the beginning of the 2004 academic year by myself as the immediate past president of the group to the Melbourne University [more...]

To Freedom

Friday, January 16, 2004 // 0 Comments

My successor as president of the Melbourne University Amnesty International group, Anthony Nicholas, began a fairly regular weekly poetry reading on something human rights [more...]
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