2017   27 November 2017
EMBA alumni conquering Lop Nor desert in 10 days
Two Executive MBA (Chinese) alumni spent 10 days instead of the planned six days, navigating through the tough terrains of Xinjiang’s Lop Nor. With the original route of 3,500KM, it stretched to become over 5,000KM with multiple backtracking that resulted in almost twice the amount of time taken to complete…
2017   24 November 2017
Many ‘firsts’ for Queen’s University at the NUS-SP Group Case Competition
The inaugural NUS-SP Group Case Competition concluded 8 September, with Queen’s University coming in first for the International segment and NUS Business School undergraduates clinching the champion trophy for the National segment. Charmaine Arellano-Chua, team leader of the Queen’s University team speaks to us about their journey to Singapore and…
2017   22 November 2017
Pursuing a PhD and being a mother at the same time
There is no such thing as being “late” when it comes to lifelong learning, or deciding to take up a PhD. Find out what PhD student Neha Tripathi feels about her journey after deciding to take on this path.
2017   20 November 2017
Shaping the future in Fintech
Faculty and staff from NUS Business School and School of Computing spent an exciting week at the Singapore Fintech Festival, one of the largest such gatherings in the world. Held at the Singapore EXPO Convention and Exhibition Centre from 13-17 November, the festival brought together start-ups, tech companies, investors, big…
2017   17 November 2017
A proposal to upgrade healthcare porters
Students from MNO4314 Consulting to Management module had the opportunity to work with consulting giants McKinsey to identify and recommend industry verticals to be “future-ready”. Guided by their lecturer Dr Andreas Rasharo, the students were tasked to identify industry verticals in Singapore that has not been earmarked by the Ministry…
2017   17 November 2017
Students get creative for class presentations
From baking edible cups made from cookies to giving hair washes, our creative students made their recommendations stand out at the final project presentations of their modules. We joined Adjunct Senior Lecturer Regina Yeo and Adjunct Lecturer Janet Liau (both from Department of Marketing) as they graded their students on…
2017   13 November 2017
Finance students visit Citi Innovation Lab Singapore
It was an informative session for some 15 BBA students led by Adjunct Senior Lecturer Ted Teo, who visited the Citi Innovation Lab Singapore, as part of their Transaction Banking (FIN3120B) module.
2017   07 November 2017
Alumni Homecoming Reunion Dinner 2017: Young alumni share their entrepreneurial journey
The Alumni Homecoming Reunion Dinner 2017 was recently held at NUSS Kent Ridge Guild House on 3 November 2017. The event was attended by more than 200 alumni, faculty, staff and students.
2017   06 November 2017
Leadership Dialogue Series with Professor Tan Chorh Chuan
In our latest Leadership Dialogue Series talk, Professor Tan Chorh Chuan, President of National University of Singapore, gave his insights into leadership and shared his personal lessons to alumni, students, faculty and industry professionals.
2017   04 November 2017
Awarded for excellence in adult education
Professor Christopher Chia has been appointed Adult Education Fellow (AEF) by SkillsFuture Singapore, its highest award for professionals who set the benchmark for quality and excellence in adult education. Professor Chia was among five individuals that made up the first ever recipients of the AEF award which was presented at…