Picture Singapore Singapore Research Nexus Photography Contest – 1 July to 15 August 2014 Summer greetings from the Singapore Research Nexus (SRN)! We are pleased to announce the launch of Picture Singapore, a photography contest which is accepting entries from 1 July to 15 August, 2014. Open to current FASS students, faculty, and staff, as […]
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Thursday, 10 July 2014 The National University of Singapore (NUS) is a member of Universitas 21 (U21) – the leading global network of research universities for the 21st century. We are pleased to announce that Dr. Stephen Lim has been nominated to represent the NUS at the U21 Early Career Researcher Workshop on Interdisciplinary Education, […]
Tuesday, 8 July 2014 The Straits Times In today’s edition of The Straits Times, there was a feature on NUS Commencement 2014. It was reported that 10,233 NUS students will graduate this year, including the first graduates from seven programmes such as the Bachelor of Music (Voice) degree from the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of […]
The NUS Department of Psychology organized the inaugural NUS Psychology Teaching Assistant Symposium (PTAS) 2014 on 25 February 2014, with the aim of sharing best practices and ideas to empower both Full-time and Graduate Student Teaching Assistants (TAs) on how best to teach psychology students. Advised by A/P Melvin Yap (Psychology Graduate Studies Director), Dr. Stephen […]
Wednesday, 30th April 2014 To create more opportunities for FASS students to go on student exchange in Korea, the Faculty recently signed a student exchange agreement between College of Social Sciences, Ewah Womans University. Ewha Womans University is a private women’s university in central Seoul, South Korea. It is one of the city’s largest institutions of higher […]
Tuesday, 29th April 2014 The Department of Economics’s A/P Alberto Salvo, together with Northwestern University’s Prof Franz M. Geiger, embarked on a four-year study, which is the first real-world trial, to look at the effects of human behaviour at the pump on urban air pollution. For the full story, please go here and here.
Ms Sylvia Yap, Mr Hochstadt and NUS President, Prof Tan Chorh Chuan “The wise old saying, ‘Give the man a fish, and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime’ always rings true to me,” says Mr Herman Ronald Hochstadt, who established the Hochstadt Scholarship in […]