Yale-NUS College’s residential colleges are enriching their students’ education with unique learning experiences that range from dinner parties to multi-disciplinary talks.
NUS Social Work Associate Professorial Fellow and lifelong champion of social work Mrs Ann Elizabeth Wee passed away on 11 December. She was 93.
NUS students and siblings Jerome and Rachel Teo made their SEA Games debut in dancesport by clinching medals in all three of their events — the waltz, the foxtrot, and the Viennese waltz.
A team of five students from the NUS Risk Management Institute — Liang Zhihui, Xiao Chao, Jiang Zerui, Zhou Bingyu, and Luo Jiarong — took the third prize at the finale of the UBS Quant Hackathon held in November.
An efficient method of plant protein extraction catapulted Associate Professor Huang Dejian from NUS Food Science and Technology onto a start-up journey. Together with entrepreneur Ms Florence Leong, he co-founded KosmodeHealth Singapore which aims to disrupt the food and biomedical industries through its low-cost plant protein extraction method.
NUS Computing student Victor Yeo and NUS Design and Environment alumna Gulmina Khattak are joining the Schwarzman Scholars Program — a prestigious one-year graduate fellowship at Tsinghua University’s Schwarzman College.
The University recently announced four new senior appointments — for the positions of NUS Senior Vice President (Health Innovation & Translation); NUS Senior Vice President (Health Education & Resources); NUS Senior Vice President (Health Affairs); and Dean of the NUS School of Continuing and Lifelong Education.
When Year 2 NUS Pharmaceutical Science student Robert Boon started playing desktop games as a boy, he never thought that would take him on a path to the SEA Games. Nonetheless, one thing led to another and he is now shooting for gold as part of Singapore’s e-sports team as the event makes a debut at the Games.
Singapore’s flag is being flown high by the 42 NUS students and alumni donning the Republic’s colours at the ongoing 2019 SEA Games in the Philippines. Their events range from traditional sports including athletics, water polo, softball and rugby, to more recent additions to the Games such as dancesport and e-sports.