Following the recommendations of the NUS Review Committee on Sexual Misconduct, the University has developed a compulsory module “A Culture of Respect and Consent” for all students and staff.
NUS Food Science and Technology Programme celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, which also sees its elevation to an academic department under NUS Science.
Duke-NUS Medical School’s 13th batch of freshmen are a diverse group of future clinicians that includes a former bank vice-president, an ex-journalist and a civil servant from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
This year’s NUS Students Union’s Rag and Flag raised a total of over S$366,900 for 22 charity programmes supported by the Community Chest. The charity efforts culminated in a display of 13 student performances at Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park on 10 Aug.
Mr J Y Pillay, former Chairman of the Council of Presidential Advisers (CPA) and Rector of the NUS College of Peter & Alice Tan, topped the National Day Awards this year, receiving the highest honour for civilians — the Order of Temasek (with Distinction). NUS Honorary Doctor of Letters Dr Gerard Ee Hock Kim, Chairman of the Charity Council and Agency for Integrated Care, was honoured with a Distinguished Service Order.
Singaporean researchers based locally and abroad came together to share their passions and experiences at the Singaporean Researchers Global Summit on 6 and 7 August.
Red and white was the dress code of the day, as some 350 members of the NUS family gathered together on 8 August to celebrate Singapore’s 54th birthday at the annual National Day Observance Ceremony.