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Welcome to the New College blog!

This is our space to share news and updates as the New College Planning Committee and its seven Working Groups guide the development of the college. Every member of the NUS community plays an important role in shaping and co-creating the New College. Views and ideas are warmly welcomed:

6 October 2021
By Joanne Roberts The last two weeks have been a busy period of consultation with the University Scholars Programme (USP) and Yale-NUS College (Yale-NUS) communities on the proposed New College curriculum. This comes as my colleagues and I in the New College Curriculum Working Group make good progress with an interdisciplinary curriculum, infused with the best […]
25 November 2021
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The New College Planning Committee is supported by seven Working Groups, which will steer the growth of the New College as it sets forth a model of broad-based, interdisciplinary education that is accessible, flexible and inclusive.  The Working Groups (WG), and their areas of focus, are:  Admissions: The Admissions WG will build a holistic admission […]
13 October 2021
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We announced on 27 August 2021 that we would form a planning committee to oversee the creation of the New College. The responsibilities of the committee would include drafting the development plans for the New College in order to bring together the most successful elements of the University Scholars Programme (USP) and Yale-NUS College (Yale-NUS) […]
23 September 2021
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Here are some quick answers to common questions.
10 September 2021
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The New College marks an exciting new chapter in interdisciplinary, broad-based education that features an innovative new common curriculum, rigorous intellectual engagement and vibrant residential living. Formed through combining the University Scholars Programme (USP) and the Yale-NUS College (Yale-NUS), the New College (placeholder, to be officially named later) will bring together the most distinctive and […]
27 August 2021
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