21 July 2015 | General News

Prof Zheng Yongnian, Director of the East Asian Institute at NUS, on why it is important for China's ruling party to select and retain best talents in governing the country, in light of its recent stock market crisis.

21 July 2015 | General News

Dr Azhar Ibrahim from the NUS Dept of Malay Studies who is involved in organising the inaugural National Poetry Festival, shared about how the local Malay poetry scene has evolved and what are lacking in the new generation of Malay poets.

20 July 2015 | Education

The 4th Singapore Model Parliament was co-organised by the NUS youth ambassadors of the government feedback unit REACH, NUS Political Science Society and the NUS Faculty of Law Pro Bono Office. The Model Parliament will debate on bills such as the Central Provident Fund (Amendment) Bill and Prevention of Human Trafficking Bill.

20 July 2015 | General News

Prof Leo Tan, Director of Special Projects at the NUS Faculty of Science Dean's Office, and Prof Peter Ng, Head of the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum at NUS, shared their experiences in setting up the museum, and their personal journey in science.

20 July 2015 | Education, General News

Assoc Prof Qin Li-Wei, Head of Cello Studies at the NUS Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, performed the Walton's Cello Concerto together with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra and its Associate Conductor Jason Lai on 17 July 2015.

19 July 2015 | Education

Yale-NUS College students can apply for the College's various scholarship schemes to pursue a wide range of majors. Mr Shaun Lim, a second year student at Yale-NUS College who is on a Sharon Ann Eravelly Scholarship, plans to specialise in life sciences, physical sciences or anthropology when he chooses his major in his third year of study. As part of the inaugural cohort, Mr Lim will be playing a part in in building the four-year-old college's legacy.

19 July 2015 | Education, General News

Organised by NUS School of Design and Environment and supported by World Future Foundation, the 'Vertical Cities Asia International Design Competition 2015: Everyone Contributes' saw the participation of 18 teams from 10 universities in Asia, Europe and the United States.

18 July 2015 | General News

Dr Ker Sin Tze from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS discussed about the ethic of hard work which has gradually vanished in Hong Kong.

18 July 2015 | Research

Dr Tan Koh Siang from the Tropical Marine Science Institute at NUS has spotted a female specimen of the brown land crab, also known by its scientific name Discoplax hirtipes, on St John's Island. The crab was last seen in Singapore in 1938 and was regarded as locally extinct since then.

17 July 2015 | Research

A team of scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the United States, the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology, NUS, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, NTU and American biotechnology firm Visterra, has created an artificial antibody that is equally effective against all four strains, or serotypes, of the dengue virus.