Ridge View Residential College at NUS conducted a five-day boot camp in May for its students where they learnt how to mentor, and offer effective and timely advice and support to Year 1 students.
Naturing Ubin, an exhibition of 36 projects by NUS Architecture students, displays ideas on how Pulau Ubin could fulfil its rustic potential. The exhibition, held at The URA Centre from 28 May to 26 June, showcases design solutions for the island located off the north-eastern corner of mainland Singapore.
The Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum hosted the Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus (Kellock) students and their teachers, numbering more than 100, on 25 May, with the visit culminating in an exciting sleepover at the museum.
The University announced on 2 June the appointment of Mr Chan Sek Keong, a former Chief Justice of Singapore, and Mr Stephen Lee Ching Yen, a prominent business leader, as NUS Pro-Chancellors.
NUS Industrial Design alumni have shone well at the international stage, as seen by recent graduates Kwek Wenshu and Eason Chow who won the prestigious iF Student Design Award and Stanford Longevity Technology Prize respectively.
A recent film titled 03-FLATS, conceptualised by Assistant Professor Lilian Chee from the NUS Department of Architecture, has won widespread acclaim for its intimate and thought-provoking counter-narrative of public housing in Singapore.