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2021
26
November
2021
| 16:00 Asia/Singapore
It has been said that music heals, connects, and empowers across space and demographics. Amidst larger challenges in society, the arts have been a source of inspiration and support. But since March 2020, the NUS Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (Y...
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25
November
2021
| 12:40 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 25 November 2021, Business, pB12 ...
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24
November
2021
| 17:13 Asia/Singapore
NUS graduates are regarded as the ninth most employable in the world, according to the 2021 edition of the Global Employability University Ranking and Survey.The University maintains its ranking from last year and continues to be the only Singapore u...
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23
November
2021
| 15:37 Asia/Singapore
Money 89.3FM, 22 November 2021The Straits Times, 23 November 2021, Singapore, pB2Lianhe Zaobao, 23 November 2021, p6Hao 96.3FM, 23 November 2021Berita Harian, 23 November 2021, p2 ...
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23
November
2021
| 15:23 Asia/Singapore
In the middle of a busy semester in early 2020, the typically buzzing campus became unusually silent. The COVID-19 pandemic had forced the University’s more than 40,000 students and over 12,000 staff to stay at home.Many had to quickly adapt to a new...
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22
November
2021
| 15:21 Asia/Singapore
The new building of the Institute of Systems Science at the National University of Singapore (NUS-ISS) was officially opened today by Mr Chan Chun Sing, Minister for Education. The launch ceremony was also graced by Mr Tan Kiat How, Minister of State...
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22
November
2021
| 11:30 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times Online, 22 November 2021Money 89.3FM, 22 November 2021...
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17
November
2021
| 16:29 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 17 November 2021, Singapore, pB2Lianhe Zaobao, 17 November 2021, p8Berita Harian, 17 November 2021, p2 Tamil Murasu, 17 November 2021, p4...
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16
November
2021
| 09:52 Asia/Singapore
NUS Law students have done the faculty proud again with their recent triumphs in mooting and negotiation competitions.Samuel Wee, Karthik Vyas and Nguyen Minh Tri were champions in the LAWASIA International Moot Competition 2021. This was the first t...
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15
November
2021
| 15:18 Asia/Singapore
The changes brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic are still unfolding but its demand on new skills and ways of working is clear, as organisations seek to survive and thrive in the uncertain times ahead. Many businesses have trimmed back on employee ...
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15
November
2021
| 11:25 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) has appointed Norwegian composer and researcher Dr Peter Tornquist as the new Dean to lead the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (YST). Dr Tornquist will begin his term of office in February 2022.NUS Presi...
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15
November
2021
| 10:40 Asia/Singapore
After a rigorous international search, Norwegian composer and researcher Dr Peter Tornquist has been appointed the new Dean of the NUS Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (YST). He will begin his term of office in February next year.Dr Tornquist is a...
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11
November
2021
| 16:12 Asia/Singapore
The NUS Business Analytics Centre (NUS BAC) and TigerGraph, provider of the leading graph analytics platform, announced that they have entered into an MOU to enhance business analytics curriculum and strengthen students’ graph database capabilities.T...
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10
November
2021
| 09:12 Asia/Singapore
“The thing about climate [change] is that you can be overwhelmed by the complexity of the problem, or you can fall in love with the creativity of the solutions.”Environmentalist Mary Heglar’s quote is NUS Arts and Social Sciences and NUS Environmenta...
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08
November
2021
| 11:16 Asia/Singapore
“Every student, an athlete; every teacher, a coach”—this is the pedagogical philosophy that encapsulates Associate Professor Kua Harn Wei’s approach to his teaching, coaching, and latest role as the recently appointed Hall Master of NUS Kent Ridge Ha...
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03
November
2021
| 17:41 Asia/Singapore
The Business Times, 3 November 2021, Supplement, p13...
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03
November
2021
| 12:17 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 3 November 2021, p10...
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02
November
2021
| 09:20 Asia/Singapore
NUS Business School students often excel on the world stage at international competitions, and the recently-held 2021 Asia Investment & Banking Conference-HSBC (AIBC-HSBC) competitions proved to be no exception.A team comprising undergraduate student...
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01
November
2021
| 15:00 Asia/Singapore
Professor Joanne Roberts, Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs at Yale-NUS College, will be Yale-NUS President from 1 July 2022.She will take over the reins from outgoing President Professor Tan Tai Yong, who has been helming the College sinc...
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01
November
2021
| 12:39 Asia/Singapore
Two students from the NUS Division of Industrial Design (DID) have clinched the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2021 at the prestigious international competition.Ho Yi Jing and David Ng, third-year students at the NUS School of Design and Environment, ...
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30
October
2021
| 11:38 Asia/Singapore
Berita Harian, 30 October 2021, p1Suria News, 30 October 2021Suria News Online, 30 October 2021Suria News Online, 30 October 2021Lianhe Zaobao, 4 November 2021, p10The Straits Times, 8 November 2021, pB4 ...
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30
October
2021
| 07:25 Asia/Singapore
Yale-NUS College student Nur Hazeem Bin Abdul Nasser has been named the 2022 Singapore Rhodes Scholar. Currently reading a BA with Honours in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the College, he hopes to pursue Masters in two Public Policy programm...
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28
October
2021
| 11:28 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 28 October 2021, Singapore, pB4Tamil Murasu, 28 October 2021, p4Money FM 89.3, 28 October 2021...
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28
October
2021
| 09:24 Asia/Singapore
As it drives classes and examinations online, the pandemic is offering universities a unique opportunity to re-evaluate teaching and assessment outcomes, said NUS Vice Provost (Teaching Innovation & Quality) Associate Professor Erle Lim.Educators sho...
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27
October
2021
| 20:15 Asia/Singapore
NUS has retained its position as the 24th most prestigious university worldwide, in the latest Times Higher Education (THE) global reputation ranking.Harvard University clinched the top spot, while the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and ...
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26
October
2021
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
Smart charging apps for electric vehicles (EVs) and a suite of regulatory and market measures to encourage their adoption – these were some of the ground-breaking ideas at a recent challenge to encourage adoption of these green vehicles.Earlier this ...
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22
October
2021
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
2021 has been designated the “Year of Celebrating SG Women” by the Ministry of Social and Family Development, making this the perfect year for the NUS Faculty of Engineering’s inaugural “Women in NUS Engineering” event, which took place in September ...
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18
October
2021
| 16:27 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 18 October 2021, p7...
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18
October
2021
| 10:50 Asia/Singapore
How does NUS provide avenues for adult learners to upskill and remain relevant at the workplace in an era of industry disruption? What key drivers of change and emerging disruptive shifts does it consider in delivering a world-class education in NUS ...
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