28 March 2015 | General News

Prof Huang Jing, Director of Centre on Asia and Globalisation at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS, opined that while westerners often criticised the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew as autocratic, the former Prime Minister of Singapore, in reality, was a strong leader whose perceived 'iron fist' leadership has always been grounded on the principle of the rule of law.

27 March 2015 | General News

Prof Asit Biswas and Dr Cecilia Tortajada from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS noted that it was Mr Lee's continued strong political support and long-term vision that made Singapore's water management what it is today' one of the very best in the world.

27 March 2015 | General News

Prof Ranga Krishnan, Dean of the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore, discussed the importance of critical thinking when we use the Internet to look for information and new knowledge.

27 March 2015 | General News

Ambassador K Kesavapany from the Asia Research Institute at NUS discussed the role played by the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew in nurturing Singapore-India relations.

26 March 2015 | General News

The dialogue session titled 'What's Happening to the World?', organised by the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS, featured guest speaker Mr Robert B. Zoellick, Former President of the World Bank, U.S. Trade Representative, and U.S. Deputy Secretary of State.

25 March 2015 | Research

A research team led by Dr Cheong Jit Kong and Prof David Virshup of the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School has found a new drug combination therapy which may help to treat common cancers.

25 March 2015 | Community

Ms Zhan Mingfen, a fourth-year student at the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, baked and sold desserts to raise more than $2,000 for the fund raising campaign 'For a Golden Home' for Project HomeWorks by Habitat for Humanity Singapore.

24 March 2015 | General News

Dr Mathew Mathews of the Institute of Policy Studies at NUS opined that it is unlikely Singapore's social policies will quickly follow their Western counterparts to redefine the traditional family, and neither will the concerns of those who feel stigmatised and marginalised by state policy be strong enough to shift policies on the family here.

24 March 2015 | General News

Prof Asit K. Biswas of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS discussed the emerging urban water trends in the coming decades. He predicted that the world after 2030 will be vastly different from what it is today, and the urban water sector will also change profoundly.

23 March 2015 | Community

More than 1,000 NUS staff, students and alumni attended the memorial ceremony in tribute of the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's founding father. The ceremony was held at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, located at NUS' Bukit Timah Campus. At the event, NUS President ProfTan Chorh Chuan said it was fitting for the university to pay tribute to Mr Lee at the very place where he had studied and met his wife in the 1940s. The Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy now stands where Singapore's first tertiary education institution, Raffles College, used to be.