Blogger SG Budget Babe's narration of her personal experiences says it best: it's not where you come from (or go to), but what you do that defines you.

PS: As a former Rafflesian, I can attest to her opinion about the quality of teachers in RI (JC). Most of my lecturers were pretty average, in fact I had one or two tutors who were quite atrocious in the classroom.So mediocrity does not elude elite schools, oh yeah.

How Not Going To A "Top" JC Turned Me Into a Straight-As Scholar