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Exhibitions at the NUS Museum

Exhibitions at the NUS Museum

Inherited & Salvaged: Family Portraits from the Straits Chinese Collection NUS Museum 28 Nov 2013 – 6 July 2014 Inherited & Salvaged: Family Portraits from the Straits Chinese Collection presents over fifty painted and photographed portraits donated to NUS Museum. Originating from individual and family collections, and others acquired from antique and ‘karung guni’ dealers, the portraits date...

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[Listing] Evam presents BOLLYWOOD KEE-MAA

[Listing] Evam presents BOLLYWOOD KEE-MAA

Always wanted to know the history behind Bollywood, but never found the time away from our books to do so? Then there’s something to look forward to after the end of this semester. Celebrating 100 years of Indian cinema, Evam will be in town to provide you with raucous laughter and a time of hilarity...

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I Am Not A Hipster: I don’t have a hip replacement

I Am Not A Hipster: I don’t have a hip replacement

Dan Harmon, the creator of the hit sitcom Community, hilariously and most aptly made fun of the most recent subculture to emerge recently. This would upset any ironic-tee-shirt-wearing, vintage-camera-owning youth, but it’s time for a wake up call to these quacks. Now, before you get too defensive, let me clear the air by saying that...

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[LISTING] EOS AMAZING PHOTO HOUR

Pack those pre-Monday blues away and tuck yourself in front of the TV this November, as National Geographic has planned two one-hour specials on the most thrilling journeys two National Geographic photographers have taken yet. Join Cory Richards on his newest assignment yet– climbing the highest, most remote, unexplored peaks in one of the harshest, most desolate...

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[Interview] Claire Wong and Karen Tan of ATOMIC JAYA

[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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[Entertainment] Interview with Jonathan Leong

[Entertainment] Interview with Jonathan Leong

Life’s adventures away from the desk and numbers aren’t an easy one to explore, but we’re glad our college has produced one soulful thrill-seeker. Enter Jonathan Leong, of Singapore Idol and Voyage de la vie fame, who has not stopped jamming and crooning to fans of music since his early days in the Army. Forging...