Articles tagged with '' & 'Highlights' & 'Education' & 'Class Of Their Own' | National University of Singapore

NUS - National University of Singapore Newsroom (,Highlights,Education,Class Of Their Own)

2021
22
September
2021
| 15:09 Asia/Singapore
Professor Barry Halliwell, Senior Advisor (Academic Appointments and Research Excellence), NUS Office of the Senior Deputy President and Provost, has been conferred Citation Laureate for 2021. The distinction is awarded by information and insights co...
Read more
21
September
2021
| 19:16 Asia/Singapore
Social science and humanities research by the NUS community received a boost when they were awarded funding from the Social Science Research Council (SSRC).NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences historian Assistant Professor Jack Chia was chosen as ...
Read more
17
September
2021
| 11:48 Asia/Singapore
The Lloyd’s Register Foundation Institute for the Public Understanding of Risk (IPUR) at NUS has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National Academy of Governance (NAOG) of Mongolia to promote data-driven innovations in the public se...
Read more
16
September
2021
| 10:20 Asia/Singapore
The NUS College of Humanities and Sciences took in its inaugural cohort this year, with the students embracing an interdisciplinary approach in their learning. They are integrating multiple disciplines to solve complex problems, and in the process ga...
Read more
16
September
2021
| 08:34 Asia/Singapore
Over the next two months, participants of the Temasek Foundation-NUS Leadership Enrichment and Regional Networking Young Asian Leaders Initiative (TF-NUS LEaRN YALI) will discuss issues such as mental health, employability prospects as well as other ...
Read more
15
September
2021
| 10:41 Asia/Singapore
Climate change is the most pressing issue for the world today, because failure to act by governments would be perilous for humanity and the planet, said Professor S Jayakumar, as he urged the younger generation around the world to “press, cajole, per...
Read more
14
September
2021
| 11:54 Asia/Singapore
Seven NUS Law graduates from the Class of 2021 have been appointed Justices’ Law Clerks (JLC) at the Singapore Supreme Court.The JLC programme was first introduced in 1991 by former Chief Justice Yong Pung How. The two-year programme of the Singapore...
Read more
13
September
2021
| 15:55 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 13 September 2021, The Big Story, pA4The New Paper, 13 September 2021, p2CNA Online, 14 September 2021Capital 95.8FM, 14 September 2021...
Read more
13
September
2021
| 11:11 Asia/Singapore
The Asian Institute of Digital Finance (AIDF) was officially launched by Mr Heng Swee Keat, Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for Economic Policies, on 3 September 2021. Jointly set up by NUS, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), ...
Read more
11
September
2021
| 11:46 Asia/Singapore
| By Professor Tan Eng Chye |No one who has stepped into the Yale-NUS campus can doubt that it holds a special place within NUS – greatly prized, carefully tended and superbly resourced. Yale-NUS is a cherished part of our community. All NUS faciliti...
Read more
10
September
2021
| 10:17 Asia/Singapore
It was a quiet morning in the sleepy neighbourhood of Tampines St 82 when a group of 24 volunteers arrived in earnest, armed with hats, gardening gloves, and a passion to serve. Amid the neatly lined plants of the Kampung Senang Inclusive Garden – wh...
Read more
09
September
2021
| 16:23 Asia/Singapore
Entrepreneur and award-winning author Ms Hidayah Amin, whose work, Leluhur: Singapore’s Kampong Gelam (Helang Books, 2019), illuminates the history of one of the oldest continuously inhabited areas of Singapore, has been awarded the 2021 NUS Singapor...
Read more
08
September
2021
| 10:29 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) will be establishing a new research institute that will develop deep research and capabilities in the area of green finance and sustainability with an eye on Asia. The Sustainable and Green Finance Institute...
Read more
07
September
2021
| 15:45 Asia/Singapore
Staying connected, close to 100 NUS alumni tuned in to a recent webinar – and were rewarded with nuggets of wisdom on being empowered and successful as a woman in today’s landscape. Held on 1 Sep, WoW: Ignite – TIES (Technological, Informational and ...
Read more
07
September
2021
| 11:31 Asia/Singapore
As cities around the world continue to urbanise, there is a greater need to expand and optimise existing spaces. Cities have accelerated looking into how underutilised rooftop spaces might contribute to climate action, food production, and other purp...
Read more
06
September
2021
| 13:18 Asia/Singapore
Climate change mitigation and other long-term infrastructure projects such as housing and public transportation networks are costly investments but they provide benefits to society for decades or even centuries in the future. By being able to conduct...
Read more
02
September
2021
| 18:41 Asia/Singapore
CNA, 2 September 20218world, 2 September 20218world Online, 2 September 2021Channel U News, 2 September 2021Suria News, 2 September 2021Suria News Online, 2 September 2021Vasantham News, 2 September 2021CNA938, 2 September 2021Money 89.3FM, 2 Septemb...
Read more
02
September
2021
| 10:01 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) has risen four places to emerge 21st in the latest Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2022. This is the best showing by NUS, and Singapore, since the rankings started in 2010. The Univers...
Read more
01
September
2021
| 16:11 Asia/Singapore
COVID-19 may be the most consuming challenge of the present, but climate action will be the defining fight of generations, said Minister for National Development Mr Desmond Lee, as he urged youth to adopt sustainability as a core value.“Just as multi...
Read more
01
September
2021
| 12:15 Asia/Singapore
A stone’s throw away from the NUS campus, tucked in a shady spot within Singapore Science Park, lies one of the newest innovation and incubation facilities powered by NUS Enterprise – the NUS Agritech Centre.Housed in the Cavendish building, the NUS ...
Read more
31
August
2021
| 10:41 Asia/Singapore
Moving online in response to the global pandemic that has continued for more than a year, Kent Ridge Alumni Family Day 2021 invited alumni to reconnect with their alma mater online – to REIMAGINE a kaleidoscope of activities curated by the University...
Read more
31
August
2021
| 10:20 Asia/Singapore
By Dr Fung Fun Man from the Dept of Chemistry and Mr Ng Chia Wee, final year student from the Philosophy, Politics and Economics Programme at NUSThe Straits Times, 31 August 2021, Opinion, pA18...
Read more
27
August
2021
| 09:02 Asia/Singapore
The University Scholars Programme and Yale-NUS College will combine to form a new college, bringing together their best and strongest elements to broaden access to interdisciplinary liberal arts education through multiple pathways and specialisations...
Read more
27
August
2021
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
Two new interdisciplinary colleges have been announced at NUS, marking a new milestone in educational innovations by establishing interdisciplinary education at Singapore’s flagship university more strongly than before.Firstly, the University Scholar...
Read more
23
August
2021
| 11:20 Asia/Singapore
While the global pandemic and travel restrictions may have kept NUS students in Singapore, the University continues to provide a rich overseas experience through a virtual iteration of the NUS Study Trips for Engagement and EnRichment (STEER) program...
Read more
20
August
2021
| 14:00 Asia/Singapore
The NUS School of Design and Environment (SDE) has earned yet another feather in its design excellence cap – clinching the coveted ‘Best of the Best’ award and emerging top in the ‘Learning Space’ category in the prestigious INDE.Awards 2021.The INDE...
Read more
19
August
2021
| 15:47 Asia/Singapore
A joint study on the use and perceptions of intelligent automation in finance functions by NUS Business School, the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) and AI Singapore found that the majority of C-suite executives felt intelligent au...
Read more
16
August
2021
| 18:10 Asia/Singapore
More than 23,500 graduates from the Classes of 2020 and 2021 can now look forward to in-person Commencement ceremonies, to be held from 1 Oct to 24 Oct 2021.Plans for in-person Commencement ceremonies were temporarily derailed due to the worsening CO...
Read more