NUSSU Rag Day 2013

Calling all alumni come join us to celebrate NUSSU Rag and Flag’13!

NUSSU Rag Day this year will be held on the August 7th 2013, Wednesday. This year marks the 55th year of NUSSU Rag and Flag and to celebrate this momentous occasion, NUSSU Rag Day 2013 will be held at a new venue, University Town Green. This year’s Rag Day promises to be yet another splendid display of the vibrancy in our NUS culture, with students from various faculties and halls coming together, embracing their differences to deliver a sensational performance. The theme for Rag and Flag this year is “Extending Love, Experience NUS”.

You are cordially invited to be our guest for the NUSSU Rag Day 2013. It would be a great honour if you could join us in this milestone event. There will also be an option to pledge a sum of money to play your part in keeping the rag tradition alive. The money raised would be used to offset the logistical costs of organizing the event. The  programmes for the day are as follows:

Time Event
9.30am Guests to be seated
9.45am Arrival of NUS President + VIPs from NDOC
10am Main performances 
10.45am Arrival of GOH Education Minister Heng Swee Kiat + Opening Ceremony for Rag 
11.15am Main performances 
12.45pm GOH takes his leave
1pm End of Main performances
1.05pm Filler Performance 
1.50pm Alpha Verve cheerleading performance
2pm Prize presentation
2.30pm End

Would appreciate if you could RSVP by 31 July 2013  via the google spreadsheet Seats are limited and will be given on a first come first served basis. More admin details will be sent to you upon confirmation and allocation of your seats.

We look forward to welcoming you to this exciting event!

Alumni Day @ Kent Ridge 2013

Greetings from the NUS Office of Alumni Relations!

Alumni Day @ Kent Ridge is an annual tradition that welcomes alumni young and old back to the Kent Ridge Campus for a day of fun. This year, we are back at NUS’ University Town for a Carnival/Concert for the entire NUS community of alumni, students and staff!

Join us for workshops on a variety of topics from career development and photography to study skills with Adam Khoo! For movie fans, we will be screening ‘The Hobbit- An Unexpected Journey’ (PG-13).

All of these activities will lead into our outdoor concert featuring some of the best NUS alumni and student talents! Don’t forget also to check out the rest of our games and activities that will be happening throughout the evening!

Register for the event and receive a goodie bag with meal coupons (*terms & conditions apply)

Click HERE to register and find out more about the programme!

FASS alumni win Singapore’s highest cultural honours


We are proud to report that FASS alumni are among the award recipients at the recent Cultural Medallion and Young Artist Awards ceremony! Ms Jennifer Tham (Philosophy and Sociology major) and Mr Thirunalan Sasitharan (Philosophy and Literature major) won the Cultural Medallions in the music and theatre categories respectively, while Mr Looi Wan Ping (Sociology major) and Ms Zizi Azah Bte Abdul Majid (Philosophy and Sociology major) won the Young Artist Awards in the film and theatre categories respectively.

Read the Straits Times article here.

Click the links below to read about the artists:

Jennifer Tham (citation; artist article)
Thirulnalan Sasitharan (citation; artist article)
Looi Wan Ping (artist article)
Zizi Azah (artist article)