CELC Oral Communication Camp 2017

Dear Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students,

In line with the National University of Singapore’s ‘Able Communicator Initiative’ to prepare NUS students to function effectively in the workplace of the 21st century, the Centre for English Language Communication (CELC) is organising an Oral Communication Camp entitled ‘Mastering the Art of Professional Communication’ scheduled on 15th to 17th May 2017.

The event, which is open to NUS undergraduates and postgraduates, seeks to highlight communicative philosophies and approaches that leaders have adopted in managing shifting demands in dynamic situations.

Through this 3-day camp, you will be able to understand the importance and role of workplace communication, and the process of planning an impactful professional presentation.

You will also learn useful strategies to convince and persuade the audience, and develop good vocal and visual delivery skills to effectively support your content.

Some of our esteemed guest speakers include Ambassador Chan Heng Chee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore, Mr. Lawrence Chan, VP & Head, Regional Acquirer & Merchant Partnership, Asia Pacific, Visa International, and Mr. Rod Strother, VP of Digital Transformation, Starhub.

There are limited places available, so please register before places run out! To get more information about the event, please visit our page at http://www.nus.edu.sg/celc/programmes/oralcamp.php.

New closing date! Register online by Wed 26 Apr!

To register for the camp, please access the online registration form here: https://mysurvey.nus.edu.sg/EFM/se/543BE5C2367E5B0B and pay a $20 (non-refundable cash payment) fee at CELC.

Here is a link to a map showing where CELC is located: http://www.nus.edu.sg/celc/aboutus/contact_us.php.

Certificate of participation and achievement will be awarded to participants and winners!

We hope to see you there!

Student Assistants – 17 to 21 April 2017, 9am-6pm

Dear Students,

“The Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship & Philanthropy (ACSEP)”  is looking for Student Assistants to assist in our upcoming event :

Date                :             Your services will be required from April 17 – 21, 2017 from 9am – 6pm.

Event               :           “International Symposium on Social Entrepreneurship 2017”

Payment         :            $8.00 an hour

Please contact Ms Rajeswari at +65 6516 5277, bizrb@nus.edu.sg  if you are interested.

 

The Goh Sin Tub Creative Writing Competition 2017 (The Short Story)

To all staff and students of NUS,

Enter your original unpublished short story in The Goh Sin Tub Creative Writing Competition 2017 (The Short Story) now and stand to win!

1st Prize: $10,000

2nd Prize: $6,000

3rd Prize: $4,000

The biennial Goh Sin Tub Creative Writing Prize is a gift from Dr Sylvia Goh to NUS in memory and recognition of her late husband Goh Sin Tub, one of Singapore’s best-known writers. The Competition is open to all members of the NUS community.  The closing date for receipt of entries is at 5pm on Thursday, 31 August 2017.

For more details of the competition and the official registration form, please click here.

Please email Angeline (ellanga@nus.edu.sg) for more information.

CELC Oral Communication Camp 2017

Dear Students,

In line with the National University of Singapore’s ‘Able Communicator Initiative’ to prepare NUS students to function effectively in the workplace of the 21st century, the Centre for English Language Communication (CELC) is organising an Oral Communication Camp entitled ‘Mastering the Art of Professional Communication’ scheduled on 15th to 17th May 2017.  The event, which is open to NUS undergraduates and postgraduates, seeks to highlight communicative philosophies and approaches that leaders have adopted in managing shifting demands in dynamic situations.

Through this 3-day camp, you will be able to understand the importance and role of workplace communication, and the process of planning an impactful professional presentation. You will also learn useful strategies to convince and persuade the audience, and develop good vocal and visual delivery skills to effectively support your content. Some of our esteemed guest speakers include Ambassador Chan Heng Chee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore, Mr. Lawrence Chan, VP & Head, Regional Acquirer & Merchant Partnership, Asia Pacific, Visa International, and Mr. Rod Strother, VP of Digital Transformation, Starhub.

There are limited places available, so please register before places run out! To get more information about the event, please visit our page at http://www.nus.edu.sg/celc/programmes/oralcamp.php.

To register for the camp, please access the online registration form here: https://mysurvey.nus.edu.sg/EFM/se/543BE5C2367E5B0B and pay a $20 (non-refundable) fee at CELC.

Here is a link to a map showing where CELC is located: http://www.nus.edu.sg/celc/aboutus/contact_us.php.

 

Certificate of participation and achievement will be awarded to participants and winners! We hope to see you there!

 

Blasting of KEVII OCIP Cambodia Fundraising Project

Hi guys,

The opportunity to splurge for a good reason has ARRIVED!

We are from Team CooKE7 (NUS KEVII Hall), and we are currently raising funds for our overseas service learning trip to Cambodia this May. All the profits earned will be used to help the less privilleged children over there and your kind support would be greatly appreciated!!

We are selling NUS T-shirts and singlets designed by our very own team, so wonderful that you will be eye-candy material right after wearing our shirts!

What are you waiting for? Do head over to http://tinyurl.com/teamcooke7tees to check out the designs now!!

Asian Undergraduate Summit (AUS) 2017: Open Call for Participants

Dear Students,

Looking for a rewarding and insightful two-week immersion this Summer?

Participant sign-ups for Asian Undergraduate Summit 2017 are finally open!

AUS is an annual flagship conference bringing together Asian undergraduates from diverse disciplines to engage in meaningful academic, cultural and social exchange. The theme for this year’s summit is “Leadership in a Complex World: Disruptive Change in Everyday Life”. Participants will take part in an Overseas Leg of their choice at 1 of our 4 Overseas Host Universities and the Singapore Leg with participants from 8 other Asian Universities.

Interested students are strongly encourage to register their attendance for the information session on 13th March, 6pm @ Seminar Room 1, University Scholars Programme (USP), Ground Floor, Cinnamon College South Learn Lobe.

Do note that applications are on a rolling basis, and will close on Friday, 17th March 2017.

Sign up at http://tinyurl.com/aus2017participant today!

More details on the theme and format of the summit can be found at http://aus.nususc.com/ and our
Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/uscaus/.

For any queries, do drop us an email at aus.prhead@gmail.com.

3rd Asian Undergraduate Summit 2017

Dear Students,

We are currently  recruiting student facilitators for the Singapore Leg of AUS, which will be held on 27th June to 3rd July 2017,

Training for facilitators will be held on the week immediately after finals.

Sign up at tinyurl.com/aus2017facil

Do note that the deadline to sign up is 2nd March 2017, Thursday.

More details of the theme and format of the summit can be found at http://aus.nususc.com/. You can also visit our Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/uscaus/