Career Development

  • Yale-NUS students bring their interdisciplinary learning experience to high schoolers in Wales

    16 October 2020

    By Kelly Ng During the semester break, five Yale-NUS students had the opportunity to share their interdisciplinary learning experiences with a group of over 100 high school students from Wales through their work as teaching assistants. The students Bilge Arslan, Jacinta Speer (both from the Class of 2022), Fahrisa Islam, Raquelle Yu and Tan Qian...

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  • Yale-NUS students embark on fruitful summer internships despite pandemic

    4 September 2020

    By Lim Tian Jiao As Singapore universities began cancelling overseas internships in March, Jonathan Chia (Class of 2023) started to worry. His overseas internship with ZigWay, a fintech social enterprise in Myanmar, hung in the balance. For students seeking internships over the 2020 summer holidays, the COVID-19 pandemic brought about many compl...

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  • Facilitating opportunities in journalism for Yale-NUS students

    3 July 2020

    By Wisha Jamal Visiting faculty member Bob Reiss talks to students about his experience in journalism. Image provided by Jenika Kaul.  At Yale-NUS College, students who are interested in journalism can develop relevant skills, build networks and learn more about the media industry through the Journalism Pathway, a programme by the Centre for Int...

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  • Career Services team mentors students through their career exploration journey

    23 June 2020

    By Lim Tian Jiao  At Yale-NUS College, students are supported in their career exploration journey by a robust Career Services team. Part of the College’s Centre for International & Professional Experience (CIPE), the team undertakes various roles, from advising students on their career options and supporting students on internships to organi...

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  • Yale-NUS students gain a deeper understanding of ASEAN through internships

    14 April 2020

    By Kelly Ng  As one of the founding members of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN), Singapore serves as a prime gateway for enterprises and corporations looking to establish or strengthen their businesses in the region. At Yale-NUS College, students keen to explore more about commerce or research in ASEAN benefit from Singapore’s...

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  • Liberal arts education prepares seniors for the corporate world

    10 May 2019

    By Denise Tan  Annie Wang, a senior who will be working at GIC. Image provided by Tram Hoang. From diverse course offerings to opportunities and support provided by the Centre for International & Professional Experience (CIPE), a Yale-NUS liberal arts education has prepared many seniors for a career in the corporate world. Three graduating s...

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  • Yale-NUS’ first human library: Not just another networking event

    26 February 2019

    By Denise Tan Start-up representatives and participants at the Human Library event held at Yale-NUS Performance Hall. Image by Asher Chua for Yale-NUS College.  The ‘library’ event that took place at Yale-NUS College on 22 January 2019 was different from what one would usually associate with a ‘book’ event. Instead of the usual informational boa...

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  • Global Workforce: Singaporean Alumni Thrive in Overseas Employment

    7 December 2018

    By Kevin Low This article is part of a two part series looking at alumni working in foreign environments. Look out for the next piece in Feb 2019 featuring international students working in Singapore. Starting a new job after graduation is a daunting task for many. Starting a new job in a foreign country is...

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