President's Speaker Series
Professor Jay Garfield explores Western philosophy’s “will” from a Buddhist perspective
The Power of Potential
Chen family supports art at Yale-NUS
Professor Sir Peter Crane FRS and Mr Lam Yi Young join Yale-NUS Governing Board
New Rectors Appointed
Professors Derek Heng and Sarah Weiss to be Rectors at new campus
Open Day 2014
Open Day showcases the Yale-NUS experience
A College Milestone
Yale-NUS College celebrates Topping Out Ceremony
At the heart of every student’s education is a program of coursework known as the Common Curriculum. Centered on the most fundamental questions in the liberal arts and science, it will offer students some understanding of the natural world, human psyche and social life, literature, the arts and history, and philosophical and mathematical thought.
Each major provides systematic training in a specific academic discipline or interdisciplinary area, and is designed to give students ample scope and flexibility to explore their interest in a chosen area of knowledge, while providing direction and depth to their studies.
Prof Patke brings a firm commitment to the introduction of a liberal arts curriculum to Southeast Asia, and a keen interest in an integrated approach to the arts as part of the overall experience of a liberal arts education for the 21st century.
Professor Kang has been actively involved for many years in the development of modules in the Chemistry Department, contributing to the design and teaching of a number of modules in physical chemistry at undergraduate and graduate levels, and in applied chemistry.
In March 2014, Yale-NUS College welcomed three distinguished Yale University professors, Professors Bryan Garsten, Deborah Davis and Amy Hungerford, who spoke at the College and...Read more »
On 21 February 2014, students from the Committee of Appreciating and Meeting the People on Site (CAMPOS) held a Chinese New Year dinner for those involved in the construction of...Read more »
Jim Rogers may be one of the most well-traveled people of all time, but he found time in between journeys to spend a lively Thursday night addressing a packed audience at the Ya...Read more »
In the minutes before the finals of the annual University Town Intercollegiate Provost Challenge Shield began on 13 February 2014, both teams of three debaters revised their sta...Read more »
Ms Siong Siew Oon, an 87-year-old retired school teacher, has lived in an historic shophouse off Emerald Hill for over 80 years. She now plans to bequeath her share of the hous...Read more »
It doesn’t take an extensive knowledge of filmmaking to know that 48 hours is a terribly short time to write, plan, and shoot an entire short film. But ever since an American du...Read more »