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Be the Change You Want to See – A Student Change-maker in NUS

(Photo Courtesy of Jeffrey Lee)  As the recently elected President of the NUS Students’ Union (NUSSU) 39th Executive Committee, Jeffrey Lee oversees over 300 undergraduate appointment holders to work towards a forward-looking Union that is inclusive, relevant and engaging, but most importantly, one that provides accountability and wholehearted service to the student body. NUSSU The…

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Watch Me: Aida by Verdi

Magic, Love and Angst to resuscitate your heart into action come 2018. Source: Erich Auerbach/Hulton Archive/Getty Images Coming soon to the Esplanade Theatre is Giuseppe Verdi’s Aida, set to kickstart Singapore Lyric Opera’s (SLO) season 18/19. It’s doors open come beginning June next year, though ticket sales have already begun(hint, hint). Musical and Opera enthusiasts, are…

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It’s that time of the year again, and Christmas Wonderland 2017 is back at Gardens By The Bay!

Happy faces under the lighted spalliera during 2016 Christmas Wonderland  (Photo Credits to Christmas Wonderland) Feeling the Christmas spirit even before December starts? Here’s a tidbit to keep you anticipating the arrival of this festive season. Blue Sky Events teases on what to expect at its annual Christmas Wonderland happening this December at Gardens By the Bay….

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NUSSU wins Community Chest Awards 2017 Special Events Platinum Award and 15-Year Outstanding Special Events Award

From 2018, the Community Chest Awards will be transformed to encourage more holistic caring and sharing. Beyond monetary donations, Community Chest partners who embrace inclusive employment practices, as well as contribute their time and skills to benefit the disadvantaged will be recognised. The enhancement was announced at the 2017 Community Chest Awards Ceremony held at…

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Heartfelt: A personal account

Written by Amelia Lim, year 4 sociology undergraduate in NUS For university students, international student exchange programmes are familiar and popular among many. Stories, both funny and frightening, are shared and spread through blogs, social media and mutual friends. Most of us, however, do not hear as much about international internships, even though they are…

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The Great Wall: One Woman’s Journey

Coming this July 2017 is a play about love, courage and power. The Great Wall, based on an enduring and moving Chinese folktale, is poised to break down barriers while captivating and inspiring audiences from all backgrounds. Set against the epic backdrop of imperial China, it tells the tale of an ordinary woman’s strong resolve…

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