The University’s entrepreneurial pursuits in the United States were highlighted by US President Mr Barack Obama and Singapore Prime Minister Mr Lee Hsien Loong during Mr Lee’s recent state visit to the United States.
Singapore’s National Development Minister Lawrence Wong shared with NUS students on how they, as tomorrow’s leaders, can positively contribute in building a better Singapore. He was speaking at this year’s Kent Ridge Ministerial Forum, held at University Town, and organised by the NUS Students' Political Association.
A study conducted by a team of researchers, headed by Assistant Professor Yuk Hyun-Gyun and Dr Vinayak Ghate from the NUS Food Science and Technology Programme, has discovered that blue light emitting diodes can kill salmonella bacteria in unpasteurised orange juice.
An NUS Business undergraduate developed ExchangeBuddy, a portal where exchange students could share their overseas experiences and tips on living abroad. The website featured posts from some 40 student writers, covering more than 10 countries and cities.