Prof Freddy Boey, Senior Vice President (Graduate Education & Research Translation), spoke about the role the NUS Industry Liaison Office plays in the translation of research in the University as well as their future plans.
In the media this week, Assoc Prof Lawrence Loh from NUS Business discussed the Singapore Governance and Transparency Index; Assoc Prof Burton Ong from NUS Law weighed in on the confrontation between Grab and the Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore; and Dr Joshua Kurz from NUS Sociology and Sherman Tan from the Asia Research Institute spoke about hipsters in Singapore.
The NUS Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies saw its highest-ever student intake for its Bachelor of Science (Nursing) degree programmes this academic year, demonstrating an increased interest in healthcare as a career option.
Thousands were enthralled by spectacular performances put up by students at University Town on 11 August for Rag Day, which saw a record high of more than $581,000 being raised for 21 beneficiaries supported by Community Chest.
A multidisciplinary NUS research team has developed an AI technology platform that can potentially change the way drug combinations are designed and allow doctors to more quickly determine the most effective drug combination for patients.