10 March 2018 | General News

Dr Iftekhar Ahmed Chowdhury, Principal Research Fellow at the Institute of South Asian Studies at NUS and former Foreign Adviser (Foreign Minister) of Bangladesh, together with Ms Roshni Kapur, Research Assistant at the Institute, discussed the sporadic anti-Muslim violence which took place in Sri Lanka recently. He noted that urgent action is needed to bring rioters to justice and steps taken to bring forward post-war reconciliation.

The Straits Times

10 March 2018 | Education

Recent NUS computer science graduates Mr Vishnu Prem and Mr Ng Zhi An, as well as third-year computer science student Mr Cai Deshun, shared their experiences interning with Silicon Valley’s tech giants like Apple, Google and Twitter.


08 March 2018 | General News

Mr Rahul Gandhi, President of India’s National Congress Party fielded questions on his country’s growth and his party’s role at the “India at 70” dialogue organised by the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS.

Tamil Murasu, The Straits Times, The New Paper

08 March 2018 | Research

Prof Koh Woon Puay, Director of the Centre for Clinician Scientist Development at Duke-NUS Medical School, founded the Women in Science network under the SingHealth Duke-NUS Academic Medical Centre with the aim of providing female medical researchers opportunities for networking, training and mentoring. Under the network, Prof Koh, set up a year-long professional leadership training programme targeted at mid-career female researchers.

The Straits Times

08 March 2018 | General News

Dr Qi Dongtao, Research Fellow of the East Asian Institute at NUS, analysed mainland China's policy towards Taiwan since Ms Tsai Ing-wen assumed office as the island's President in 2016, and opined that it now focuses on "anti-independence" instead of "promoting reunification".

Lianhe Zaobao

07 March 2018 | General News

The Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum at NUS is collaborating with Lianhe Zaobao to feature 10 unique Singapore organisms in a series of three articles. In this part 2 of the article, the emerald cockroach wasp or jewel wasp, the spotted flying dragon and Atlas moth were featured.

Lianhe Zaobao

06 March 2018 | General News

Professor Wang Gungwu, NUS University Professor and Chairman of the East Asian Institute shared his views on the modifications made to the fixed term provision of China’s usual two-term presidential policy.

The Straits Times

05 March 2018 | Education

Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) Mr Ong Ye Kung announced that NUS has introduced a new lifelong learning initiative, the NUS Lifelong Learners (NUS L³) programme, to address the lifelong learning needs of its student and alumni communities.

TODAY, Capital 95.8FM, The Straits Times, and more

05 March 2018 | Research

Mr Lim Swee Cheng of the Tropical Marine Science Institute at NUS wants people to come forward with their stories of collecting or using sea sponges here, as part of his research into the economic, historical and cultural aspects of sea sponges in this region.

The Straits Times

04 March 2018 | General News

Assoc Prof Alfred M Wu from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS highlighted that where much public attention on the Singapore Budget has focused on the SG Bonus hongbao, we must move beyond this and take part in more meaningful debate.

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