Tattooing is the most misunderstood art form in Japan today. Looked down upon for centuries and rarely discussed in social circles, people with tattoos are outcasts in this country, banned from most public spaces such as beaches, bathhouses, and even gyms. Tattoos have an extensive history in Japan, and to truly understand the stigma behind them it is essential to be aware of their significance. The first records of tattoos...Read More
As a student of Think Global School, Yuan Kelly, 18, attended classes in 12 countries over four years.
She has studied on the Galapagos Islands,tracked the Northern Lights in Sweden and practised archery in Bhutan – all part of the curriculum.
Yuan, a Canadian, is the only Singapore-based student who attends Think Global, which is in New York City.
Students and teachers from the school travel to three countries each…