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2024
10
April
2024
| 18:02 Asia/Singapore
Nineteen NUS programmes are in the global top 10, according to the latest Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings (QS WUR) by Subject 2024 released on 10 April 2024.  Four of them have been ranked top five in the world. The programmes
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09
April
2024
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
1.75 earths. That is how many planets it will take – on average – to keep up with the rate at which humanity is exhausting the earth’s natural resources.It is a dire statistic, and NUS University Professor Shih Choon Fong’s public lecture
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04
April
2024
| 12:12 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 4 April 2024, Life, pC5
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23
March
2024
| 15:45 Asia/Singapore
By Dr Woo Jun Jie, a Senior Lecturer at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUSThe Business Times Weekend, 23 March 2024, p31
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23
March
2024
| 09:56 Asia/Singapore
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22
March
2024
| 10:19 Asia/Singapore
The pursuit of interdisciplinary learning raises the issue of whether graduates will have broad exposure at the expense of disciplinary depth. While this issue may seem more pertinent for professional degree holders, such as engineers, lawyers, or
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21
March
2024
| 09:53 Asia/Singapore
Furiously scribbling down notes and equations from the blackboard in near silence – that is how Associate Professor Ryan Bettens remembers many of the chemistry lectures from his undergraduate days in 1980s Australia. “And if you talked, the
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20
March
2024
| 14:00 Asia/Singapore
A mobile app that seeks to transform workplace culture by fostering peer support and empathy was the winning idea that saw a multidisciplinary team of NUS students walk away with S$10,000 in seed funding and mentorship opportunities at the NUS
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19
March
2024
| 14:28 Asia/Singapore
While most students spend their recess week catching up on their studies or indulging in much-needed rest, 30 adventurous NUS students had a different activity in mind: a trip to the bustling metropolis of Jakarta, Indonesia.As part of the Global
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14
March
2024
| 11:52 Asia/Singapore
Open House 2024 returned to an enthusiastic reception as visitors turned up in force to experience one of NUS’ largest events of the year. Held in a hybrid format from 2 to 9 March 2024 and pulled together by the efforts of 2,674 faculty, staff,
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08
March
2024
| 14:12 Asia/Singapore
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08
March
2024
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
The arts are often seen as a lofty pursuit, requiring copious amounts of time and energy to perfect one’s skills to become a “true” artist. Yet whether one is a dedicated practitioner or a casual enthusiast, there are benefits to engaging with the
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07
March
2024
| 12:22 Asia/Singapore
Undergraduates at the National University of Singapore (NUS) will have more opportunities to enrich their learning experiences with artistic pursuits, and students may also choose to further develop their passion, skills and knowledge in various
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07
March
2024
| 09:51 Asia/Singapore
International Women's Day, observed on 8 March, is a global occasion that celebrates the resilience, achievements, and empowerment of women. As we honour the strength, wisdom, and indomitable spirit of women who continue to shape our world, NUS News
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06
March
2024
| 09:26 Asia/Singapore
NUS has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Vietnam National University-Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCMC), Vin University (VinUni) and Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) respectively, deepening its continued cooperation with
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01
March
2024
| 12:37 Asia/Singapore
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27
February
2024
| 11:18 Asia/Singapore
In collaboration with CNA938How does NUS cultivate highly sought-after talents in the workforce of the future?Find out how the University has developed and broadened our curriculum to better prepare our graduates for the swiftly evolving workplace,
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25
February
2024
| 13:54 Asia/Singapore
By Adjunct Assoc Prof Sharifah Mariam Aljunied, from the Dept of Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at NUSBerita Minggu, 25 February 2024, p14
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23
February
2024
| 14:30 Asia/Singapore
A team of NUS Law undergraduates comprising Li Minghan, Han Ying Jie and Kelly Cheung beat 25 other teams to emerge as champions in the Southeast Asian regional rounds of the 28th Stetson Annual International Environmental Moot Court Competition
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23
February
2024
| 10:30 Asia/Singapore
Navigating the ever-evolving landscape of professional opportunities can be both exhilarating and daunting. Yet, recent NUS graduates, most of them from the Class of 2023, have secured exciting careers, armed with a diverse skill set honed through a
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22
February
2024
| 15:03 Asia/Singapore
 Higher or similarly high starting salaries for graduates from 25 coursesSteady rise in median starting salaries for Arts and Social Sciences, Law, Medicine, and Science graduates over the past three years100 per cent employment for graduates
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22
February
2024
| 13:00 Asia/Singapore
Traversing a towering mountain in China’s southwestern Yunnan province, witnessing the spirit of collaboration behind its local healthcare services and exploring the intricacies of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) – these were just some of the
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13
February
2024
| 14:00 Asia/Singapore
 In this series, NUS News explores how NUS is accelerating sustainability research and education in response to climate change challenges, and harnessing the knowledge and creativity of our people to pave the way to a greener future for all.
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09
February
2024
| 10:43 Asia/Singapore
How different is pro-bono work in Thailand compared to Singapore and how do laws in both countries impact such work? These were the questions that NUS Law undergraduates from the NUS Pro Bono Group (PBG) sought to answer on a five-day trip to
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08
February
2024
| 10:30 Asia/Singapore
To attend Dr Kuan Yee Han’s class, students have to suit up – like Iron Man. But instead of becoming a superhero with special powers, the effect is quite the opposite.Consisting of earmuffs, a hydration backpack, weights, gloves and goggles, the
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