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Nov 29

ICQCC 2010 would be held across a span of 2 days- 13 to 14 October 2010- and the NUS delegation lost no time in preparing themselves for their presentations. Since all 5 NUS IQ Teams had been slated for the last day of the convention, we spent the first day attending the presentations of other […]

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Nov 01

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have changed the event date of the NUS In-House National Innovation and Quality Circles convention to 10 November 2010. NUS In-House NIQC 2010 Overview Teams all over NUS have been coming up with solutions to work’s most intractable problems. In the process, they have brought down costs and created more […]

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Oct 25

We are inviting students to share their educational experience at NUS with us, in the Student Perception Survey 2010. The survey may be accessed at: https://aces01.nus.edu.sg/efm/jsp/index.jsp?id=EFM0023 You will be required to log-in. The survey will remain open from 25 October 2010 to 08 November 2010. A lucky draw with attractive prizes will be conducted at […]

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Oct 25

We invite all faculty staff members to provide feedback on the administrative services provided in NUS. Your feedback is important as it helps administrative offices improve their services. You may access the survey at: https://esurvey.nus.edu.sg/efm/se.ashx?s=1CC7023E3C79828C. The survey will remain open from 25 October 2010 to 08 November 2010.

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Oct 19

11 October 2010 Eleven PM. As most people prepared to sleep, we led a team of NUS employees into hitherto uncharted waters. Our destination? India, the far-off place of vivid spices and exotic cultures. This was no ordinary trip. On board the SilkAir passenger plane, the members of five IQ Teams were nervously shifting their […]

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Aug 27

In this issue, we share with you the award-winning story (5th Prize) by Kuan Wen-Mei, Eileen from the Department of Physiology. Making a guest feel at home As a HR administrator at the Department of Physiology, I coordinated the campus visit of an Assistant Professor candidate in September 2009.   The candidate was from New York […]

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Aug 20

In this issue, we share with you the award-winning story (4th Prize) by Lim Geok Quee from the Department of Physics Lab Uncle The Science Demo Lab has a variety of fun, interactive experiments for students to learn through experience. Students are actively involved in their own learning by conducting experiments, collecting and analysing data. […]

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Aug 20

We are excited to announce that the qualifying period for VOICE and IQ Team annual awards is quickly coming to an end. We’ll be zeroing in on the innovation performance of departments, teams and individuals over the period 1 October 2009 – 30 September 2010. The following annual awards will be given out: 1. Outstanding […]

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Aug 18

Social networking tools like Facebook (Office of Environmental Sustainability), Twitter (Office of Student Affairs) and Flickr (NUS Libraries) are increasingly being embraced by our stakeholders, partners, customers and staff. To reach out to them, we need to seek new ways of doing things. In essence, this new social networking economy has produced a new breed […]

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Aug 13

In this issue, we share with you award winning stories (2nd and 3rd Prize) from the “Great Customer Service Story” Contest. The Safety Pin by Selamah Bte Jalani, NUS Libraries One may exemplify service excellence by going the extra mile and being responsive. Offering such help is not constrained to monetary terms and thus only […]

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