Lifestyle
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5 Fun Things to Do in NUS

It’s reading week, and if you’re tired of catching up on readings, re-watching webcasted lectures and re-visiting your laboratory assignments, fret not, there are a myriad of things you can do to chill out and take a break! Here are five interesting ways to spice up your school life in this stressful period. 1. Become an Adventurous Foodie Explore the…

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Weekly Sunday Roundup – Week 12

News of the week   NUS student union organises thank you event for university’s support staff   On the evening of November 8, 50 support staff of NUS attended a thank you event organised by National University of Singapore Students’ Union (NUSSU) where they were at treated to performances, drinks and a picnic basket filled…

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Weekly Sunday Roundup – Week 9

News of the week   Festive celebrations mark UTown’s official opening With more than a 1000 strong crowd gathered to celebrate the opening of University Town (UTown) at NUS, the lively atmosphere was graced by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong as students from diverse backgrounds and interest groups came together to showcase their community  and…

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Opinion
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[Philanthropy] A Rose By Any Other Name

As the semester started, a press release announced the renaming of Angsana College to College of Alice and Peter Tan. The University had done so in recognition of a substantial donation from Mrs. Alice Tan to support financially needy students and academic programmes. This caused some disgruntled students to do what disgruntled college students do…

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Section 5.2 of the NUS Acceptable Use Policy for IT Resources / ©Augustin Chiam
[UTown] Wireless Predicament In UTown

If you live on campus and are contemplating plugging that wireless router into the Internet cable, you should think twice. According to NUS’ Acceptable Use Policy for IT resources, “setting up such devices without prior approval” could lead to “penalties ranging from fines to other more serious disciplinary actions”. In a circular dated 17 September,…

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Lipdub, Whaddup?

On the 5th of September, Tembusu College released a lipdub video. The video, dubbed over with “What Makes You Beautiful” by One Direction and “Good Day” by Click Five, showcased the various aspects of college life from the school’s administration to the different unique interest groups. Some of these interest groups include “Tembusu Shuttlers” and…

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Events
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Biomedical Engineering Society’s 6th Scientific Meeting (BES 6SM)

Biomedical Engineering Society (BES) is holding its 6th Scientific Meeting (BES 6SM) held on the 19th of May in University Town (NUS). Biomedical engineering is a multidisciplinary field gathering expertise in engineering, physics, chemistry, biology and medicine. Over the past 20 years, Singapore has attracted numerous biomedical companies (Invitrogen, Applied biosystem, Baxter, GlaxoSmithKline, Lonza, and…

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