Opinion / Singapore
Performance Art
Censorship in Singapore

The Singapore government argues that censorship of political, racial and religious issues to a certain extent is necessary to avoid upsetting the delicate balance of Singapore’s multi-racial society, which begs the question: how far is too far? Silencing Arts The M1 Fringe Festival controversy over two shows Naked Ladies and Undressing Room started on 22nd November 2016,…

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Entertainment / Events / Interview / Singapore
[Interview] Overdrive II: The Elephant in the Room

Talented dancers from across different faculties and dance societies in NUS eagerly auditioned for the exciting second edition of Overdrive. Part of this year’s NUS Arts Festival, the double bill will showcase two newly commissioned works of international choreographers Ricky Hu and Chen Wu-Kang. Overdrive II is set to raise the quality of dance in…

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Events / News / Singapore
[Alumni Events] The 65th NUSSU Anniversary: a night of celebration and reminiscence

Little known to many, the National University of Singapore has a rich, illustrious, and from our modern perspective, almost provocative political history. NUS Students’ Union (NUSSU) alumnus from various eras congregated at the Guild Hall of NUS Guild House at Kent Ridge to commemorate the 65th year since the NUSSU’s initial inception as the University…

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Events / News / Photos / Singapore
Montage 2014
[Photography] Montage 2014: NUS Photographic Society Celebrates Singapore Photography

The Photographic Society of The National University of Singapore (NUSPS) is holding its annual nation-wide photo-festival, Montage 2014, from now till 3rd August. Garnering up to 1,500 entries each year, Montage is one of the biggest and most anticipated photography events of the year run entirely by the management committee of NUSPS. Montage 2014: Photo…

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Entertainment / Events / Interview / Singapore
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[Interview] Claire Wong and Karen Tan of ATOMIC JAYA

Atomic Jaya returns for a new production this October, with its much-loved satirical humour in place for another round of laughter and enlightenment. Written and directed by awardwinning playwright Huzir Sulaiman, Atomic Jaya starts off with the premise of “What happens when Malaysia decides to build an Atomic Bomb?” In comes physicist, Dr Mary Yuen,…

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Opinion / Singapore
2012-11-12 11.01.06
[Media & Politics] Is The Government Struggling To Engage University Students Using Social Media?

According to the results of a recent poll conducted by the NUS Students’ Political Association (NUSPA), the government seems to have problems trying to reach out to tertiary students in the changing media landscape where use of social media is on the rise. The poll of 407 undergraduates in Singapore showed that about 44.7% of…

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News / Singapore
Credit: Lionel Lin
[Guest Article] Top Guns Forum 2012: Local Politicians Engage In Lively Debate With NUS Students

This article was first published online at Newshub – NUS’ News Portal, you can find the article here: http://newshub.nus.edu.sg/headlines/1012/forum_23Oct12.php —————————– Despite their differences, representatives from the five political parties in Singapore agreed that to engage the public, efforts by the government and all political parties are necessary and important. The six politicians—Ms. Indranee Rajah and Mr….

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