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2021
08
April
2021
| 15:28 Asia/Singapore
NUS Law students have done well in two recent dispute resolution competitions, showing that they are as capable outside the courtroom as they are within it.2021 Lex Infinitum VIFor a third time, NUS Law secured top place in the Mediator category and ...
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07
April
2021
| 14:40 Asia/Singapore
Why is NUS ramping up its focus on interdisciplinary education? How can students benefit from new initiatives such as the College of Humanities and Sciences, and the Common Curriculum for engineering and design? How can there be a balance between dep...
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06
April
2021
| 17:31 Asia/Singapore
Students at NUS are being geared up to face challenges thrown up by an increasingly unpredictable world – through a three-pronged strategy introduced by the University that emphasises interdisciplinarity, experiential and cross-cultural learning, as ...
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06
April
2021
| 11:24 Asia/Singapore
In this new series, NUS News profiles the outstanding educators who have inspired generations of students at the University....
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01
April
2021
| 10:30 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) will offer two new graduate programmes in digital financial technology (FinTech) in the new academic year, to help build a robust ecosystem of high-quality research talent and capabilities to support the fas...
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31
March
2021
| 11:43 Asia/Singapore
Professor Simon Chesterman will be continuing on as Dean of the Faculty of Law (NUS Law) for a fourth term. The extension of Prof Chesterman’s appointment as NUS Law’s 14th Dean follows a recent decision by Professor Hans Tjio to relinquish his upcom...
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30
March
2021
| 11:31 Asia/Singapore
The Business Times Online, 29 March 2021CNA, 29 March 2021Channel 5 News, 29 March 20218world, 29 March 20218world Online, 29 March 2021Channel U News, 29 March 2021Suria News, 29 March 2021Suria News Online, 29 March 2021Vasantham News, 29 March 202...
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30
March
2021
| 09:32 Asia/Singapore
Having their 3D-printed gadget destroyed by a parrot, getting a mysterious phone call from a robot in the middle of the night, or spending their Christmas countdown debugging a crashed computer on a deserted rooftop - NUS students taking the Innovati...
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22
March
2021
| 15:32 Asia/Singapore
By Profe Tan Chorh Chuan, University Professor at NUS, Chief Health Scientist and Executive Director of the Office of Healthcare Transformation at the Ministry of Health, Singapore; and Prof Richard Levin, President Emeritus at Yale University and Se...
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22
March
2021
| 12:02 Asia/Singapore
In this new series, NUS News profiles the outstanding educators who have inspired generations of students at the University.  “Doing my best for my students—it’s natural. It’s what we should do as ordinary human beings, that’s one thing. And secondly...
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18
March
2021
| 09:02 Asia/Singapore
A nine-month traineeship that tapped on his knowledge of Geographical Information System (GIS) - it was right up Desmond Soh's alley. He needed no nudging to accept the job opportunity as a modelling engineer with DHI Water & Environment (S) Pte Ltd....
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17
March
2021
| 15:00 Asia/Singapore
In collaboration with CNA938How does NUS prepare students to be highly sought after talent in the workforce of the future?Find out how the University has developed and broadened our curriculum to better prepare our graduates, and how interdisciplinar...
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16
March
2021
| 14:47 Asia/Singapore
Jobs have evolved, with technology and rapid digital disruption changing the future of work. An engineer producing electric vehicles must not only have technical knowledge, but also an eye for design and how new technology works.An architect developi...
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16
March
2021
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
In 2020, Nicholas Soh Keng Siang was finishing his final year in NUS Mechanical Engineering and looking forward to becoming an aeronautical engineer. Then the COVID-19 pandemic wiped out his plans. The aerospace industry suffered an unprecedented cri...
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13
March
2021
| 10:54 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 13 March 2021, Singapore, pB6Lianhe Zaobao, 14 March 2021, p5...
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12
March
2021
| 17:41 Asia/Singapore
In this new series, NUS News profiles the outstanding educators who have inspired generations of students at the University....
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12
March
2021
| 10:09 Asia/Singapore
Leading securities regulation scholar Professor Hans Tjio has been appointed as the next Dean of NUS Law with effect from 1 July 2021. He will succeed Professor Simon Chesterman as NUS Law’s 15th Dean.“NUS is pleased that after a rigorous global sear...
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12
March
2021
| 10:05 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) announced today that it will be appointing Professor Hans Tjio as the new Dean of its Faculty of Law (NUS Law). Prof Tjio will succeed Professor Simon Chesterman as NUS Law’s 15th Dean with effect from 1 Jul...
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09
March
2021
| 17:16 Asia/Singapore
Suria News, 9 March 2021Suria News Online, 9 March 2021Warna 94.2FM, 9 March 2021Berita Harian, 10 March 2021, p3...
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09
March
2021
| 15:25 Asia/Singapore
For NUS Computer Engineering graduates Deepak Buddha and Dalson Tan, neither of them could have predicted the maelstrom of challenges that 2020 had in store for them. Full of hope and optimism for what lay ahead, the two fresh graduates began looking...
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08
March
2021
| 20:30 Asia/Singapore
The NUS e-Open House drew in audiences from near and far, as visitors crowded the websites, livestreams, webinars and social media sessions hosted by the faculties, schools and programmes.The eight-day event attracted 6.83 million visitors, more than...
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08
March
2021
| 15:00 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 8 March 2021, Life, pC3...
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05
March
2021
| 15:52 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 5 March 2021, Singapore, pB9The New Paper, 5 March 2021, p8Tamil Murasu, 5 March 2021, p4...
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05
March
2021
| 15:01 Asia/Singapore
As part of the Department of Biomedical Engineering’s BME for Good — or bGood — community engagement initiative, budding engineers partnered the NUS Office of Student Affairs in developing user-centric solutions for students with disabilities.The stu...
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04
March
2021
| 16:07 Asia/Singapore
NUS’ academic programmes are among the top in the world, according to the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject 2021. The latest rankings saw 16 NUS programmes placed in the top 10 globally, up from four in 2020.The rankings,...
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02
March
2021
| 14:20 Asia/Singapore
Rethink, relearn and re-adapt – these are essential skills Education Minister Lawrence Wong believes Singapore students must master in a post-COVID-19 world marked by growing uncertainty and ever-shifting trends.“This requires agility and nimbleness ...
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01
March
2021
| 12:53 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 1 March 2021, Life, pC3...
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25
February
2021
| 15:58 Asia/Singapore
The 2021 NUS e-Open House will soon be kicking off, with plenty of activities in store for prospective students from all over the world.The online event, which attracted more than 3 million participants last year, will introduce the wide variety of ...
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24
February
2021
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
In this series, NUS News profiles the outstanding educators who have inspired generations of students at the University....
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23
February
2021
| 18:20 Asia/Singapore
Professor Simon Chesterman, Dean of NUS Law, will be leading the Law Schools Global League (LSGL) into its second decade. He has been elected Co-President of the LSGL, together with Prof Martin Hogg, Dean of the University of Edinburgh Law School. Th...
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