Articles tagged with 'Education' | National University of Singapore

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2021
21
July
2021
| 11:26 Asia/Singapore
For cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy, hair loss is not a choice. It is a visualisation of their illness and the battle that they face. Jeraldine Low, from the NUS School of Design and Environment’s Class of 2021, wondered if there was a way to...
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15
July
2021
| 10:57 Asia/Singapore
What can NUS students expect from the new and enhanced General Education (GE) component of their university education from now on?In line with keeping an NUS education relevant to the rapidly changing work environment of the 21st century, NUS has ref...
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07
July
2021
| 10:26 Asia/Singapore
| By Miriam Jacqueline Green, Erik Johan Hertzman, and McRhon Banderlipe |To help individuals and businesses weather the pandemic, Singapore’s fourth stimulus budget (passed in May 2020) included funding for a package to create 40,000 jobs; 25,000 tr...
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04
July
2021
| 08:35 Asia/Singapore
The Sunday Times, 4 July 2021, Postgraduate Studies II, pC14...
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04
July
2021
| 08:27 Asia/Singapore
The Sunday Times, 4 July 2021, Postgraduate Studies II, pC15...
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03
July
2021
| 07:10 Asia/Singapore
Unlike most bubble tea businesses which bank on retail in malls, Charis Low and Tan Zhen Ying brought their beverage on a different tangent in early 2019. They would offer it through live stations in large-scale events.It was a sweet success, breakin...
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02
July
2021
| 10:44 Asia/Singapore
Some like it drenched in maple syrup, while others prefer a side of fried chicken. When you order it in Singapore’s pasar malam, or night markets, you can even choose from a bewildering spread of blueberry sauce, peanut butter or Nutella. Or you can ...
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01
July
2021
| 11:29 Asia/Singapore
As she lines up for a shot, shooter Quek Siying becomes as still as a statue. The slightest movement can mean the difference between hitting a bullseye and missing by a mile.Meanwhile, world rugby referee Putra Mohammad Danish Bin Mohd Rafee demonstr...
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30
June
2021
| 11:26 Asia/Singapore
He scored only 109 for his Primary School Leaving Examination (PSLE), but come 1 July 2021, Chan Wei Zhang will not only be receiving his degree from the National University of Singapore (NUS), he will also start work as a software engineer in one of...
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29
June
2021
| 09:30 Asia/Singapore
What are you passionate about? For graduating NUS Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (YST Conservatory) voice major Priscilla Fong, she is passionate about many things: performance, hosting, community work, and more.“I always thought that my interes...
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28
June
2021
| 14:35 Asia/Singapore
Driven. If there was one word to describe Sia Bao Huei from NUS Law Class of 2021, it would be driven. Throughout his time in NUS, he was constantly driven to do well but it was not because of accolades or recognition.“Coming from a household where f...
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28
June
2021
| 10:13 Asia/Singapore
Many called the COVID-19 pandemic the defining health crisis of our time. Working tirelessly at the frontline, healthcare workers put up their best fight to protect everyone in Singapore. Four recent NUS graduates - Vincent Cai (Class of 2021), Joel ...
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27
June
2021
| 10:14 Asia/Singapore
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Commencement 2020/2021 has seen some NUS graduates not only living out their dream careers but empowering others to do the same through social entrepreneurship.Recent graduates Yeo Rae-Nyse and Victor Zhu have developed...
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26
June
2021
| 17:49 Asia/Singapore
The University has kick-started a week-long celebration of the achievements of more than 23,500 students from the Classes of 2020 and 2021.It is the first time that NUS is holding its Commencement ceremonies online. And it is an ambitious undertaking...
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23
June
2021
| 15:57 Asia/Singapore
 The University will be holding its first-ever online Commencement, for the Classes of 2020 and 2021. The 60 ceremonies from 26 Jun to 3 Jul will see this time-honoured ceremony take on new virtual dimensions, celebrating the hard work of the 24,000 ...
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22
June
2021
| 16:16 Asia/Singapore
CNA, 21 June 20218world, 21 June 2021Channel U News, 21 June 2021Oli 96.8FM, 21 June 2021The Straits Times, 22 June 2021, Singapore, pB5Berita Harian, 22 June 2021, p8Lianhe Zaobao, 29 Jun 2021, p6...
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22
June
2021
| 16:01 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 22 June 2021, Singapore, pB4Money 89.3 FM, 22 June 2021The New Paper, 22 June 2021, p4Lianhe Zaobao, 28 June 2021, p6Hao 96.3FM, 28 June 2021...
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19
June
2021
| 17:00 Asia/Singapore
Berita Harian, 19 June 2021, p7The Sunday Times, 27 June 2021, Singapore, pA19Lianhe Zaobao, 27 June 2021, p6Berita Minggu, 27 June 2021, p5Tamil Murasu, 27 June 2021, p2The New Paper Online, 28 June 2021Suria News Online, 2 July 2021Berita Harian, 5...
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18
June
2021
| 14:20 Asia/Singapore
Students from the NUS University Scholars Programme (USP) successfully hosted the STEP Asian Undergraduate Summit conference for young regional leaders across Asia virtually on Zoom from 1 Jun to 3 Jun, and 7 Jun to 10 Jun. This year, the summit enga...
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17
June
2021
| 13:34 Asia/Singapore
In this series, NUS News profiles the outstanding educators who have inspired generations of students at the University. When she was 17, Associate Professor Stella Tan was told that she had a brain tumour. Sitting on her optic nerve, it caused her t...
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16
June
2021
| 16:50 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 16 June 2021, ZBNow, p3...
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13
June
2021
| 17:34 Asia/Singapore
By Assoc Prof Leher Singh, Director of Research from the Dept of Psychology at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at NUS College of Humanities and SciencesCNA Online, 13 June 2021...
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09
June
2021
| 17:11 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 9 June 2021, p6CNA, 9 June 2021Channel 5 News, 9 June 20218world, 9 June 20218world Online, 9 June 2021Channel U News, 9 June 2021Suria News, 9 June 2021Suria News Online, 9 June 2021Vasantham News, 9 June 2021Vasantham News Online, 9 ...
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09
June
2021
| 10:54 Asia/Singapore
Distinguished by its mission and inter‐disciplinary approach to foster sustainability education and environmental stewardship, the NUS Ridge View Residential College (RVRC) offers an annual module, Understanding and Critiquing Sustainability, for stu...
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04
June
2021
| 10:38 Asia/Singapore
A determined team of NUS Business School undergraduates comprising Andre Ong, Clarisse Gan, Ernest Koh and Kevin Darmawan raced against time and surmounted hurdle after hurdle to clinch the top prize at the Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) STAR C...
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03
June
2021
| 16:29 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 3 June 2021, Singapore, pB6Lianhe Zaobao, 3 June 2021, p5Tamil Murasu, 3 June 2021, p4Money 89.3FM, 3 June 2021...
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02
June
2021
| 11:19 Asia/Singapore
The University has received strong backing from alumni and employers as it steps up its focus on interdisciplinary learning and lifelong education, shared NUS President Professor Tan Eng Chye on 1 Jun at the opening session of the Times Higher Educat...
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31
May
2021
| 15:20 Asia/Singapore
| By Professor Tan Eng Chye |As the global community continues to grapple with the fallout from the pandemic, governments, institutions and leaders have also begun to ponder the shape of the world post-COVID. No firm consensus has emerged, but there ...
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29
May
2021
| 13:00 Asia/Singapore
8world Online, 29 May 2021Vasantham News, 29 May 2021Vasantham News Online, 29 May 2021Lianhe Zaobao, 30 May 2021, p7Tamil Murasu, 30 May 2021, p4The Straits Times, 31 May 2021, Singapore, pB5...
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