Press Releases

19 Jul Novel techniques extract more accurate data from images degraded by rain, night-time and crowded conditions
09 Jul Yale-NUS launches new minor in Innovation and Design
08 Jun Second Yale-NUS alumnus receives Fulbright scholarship
03 Jun Yale-NUS College scientist discovers how leafbirds make complex colour-producing crystals
23 Apr Yale-NUS College Artist-in-Residence’s open studio and podcast series
08 Mar Study identifies resilience factors to mitigate burnout in college students
20 Feb Nine in 10 Yale-NUS College graduates secured employment in 2020
20 Jan Yale-NUS announces new Dean of Faculty
18 Jan Artist Beatrice Glow joins Yale-NUS College Artist-in-Residence (AIR) programme
25 Nov A growth mindset of interest can spark innovative thinking
24 Sep Scientists discover why tarantulas come in vivid blues and greens
12 Aug Yale-NUS alumnus receives Fulbright Singapore Student Program award
02 Jun Smart devices should space out vibrations to maximise user alert benefits and minimise distractions
29 Apr Artist-in-Residence: When going means staying
22 Apr Yale-NUS College scientists identify bisulphates that reduce the efficacy of diesel engine catalysts
15 Apr Researchers from Yale-NUS College and University College Cork uncover evolutionary origins of structural colours in insects
29 Feb 95% of Yale-NUS College graduates find employment within six months
30 Jan Yale-NUS College launches Artist-in-Residence programme
29 Jan Yale-NUS College professor proves interconnectedness of Great Barrier Reef and Australian continental landmass ecosystems via airborne microbes
14 Nov The Future of Our Pasts workshops help young people engage in history through personal narratives
17 Oct Research by Yale-NUS College identifies treatment of metabolic dysfunction as a potential therapy for Alzheimer’s disease
14 Oct Yale-NUS College pilots capstone internship programme for students
16 Apr Yale-NUS announces first Vice President of Engagement
28 Feb 9 in 10 Yale-NUS graduates find employment within six months
14 Feb Yale-NUS College and NUS School of Computing introduce concurrent degree programme
22 Oct Yale-NUS researchers discover drug cocktail that increases lifespan
11 Sep New colour-generation mechanism discovered in “rainbow” weevil
14 Aug Six students from Yale-NUS College’s Class of 2022 to pursue Liberal Arts and Medicine Pathway
10 Aug Yale-NUS scientist and collaborators solve 65-year-old open theoretical problem on electron interactions
28 Jun “Find your passion” may not be the best advice after all
24 Apr Yale-NUS co-hosts first MENASA NASPA conference in Singapore
20 Mar Five new species of frogs identified in museum collections
27 Feb First cohort of Yale-NUS graduates highly sought after in the marketplace
29 Jan Yale-NUS undergraduates part of team that finds two theoretical physics models to be equivalent
16 Jan Yale-NUS and Duke-NUS launch new liberal arts and medicine pathway
04 Dec Beetles’ bright colours used for camouflage instead of warning off predators as previously thought
21 Nov Yale-NUS student named 2018 Rhodes Scholar
15 Nov Yale-NUS College and Surbana Jurong team up to test-bed next generation of smart city solutions
20 Sep Building social communication skills in shy children helps with peer likeability
03 Aug Yale-NUS College welcomes its largest student intake to date
29 May Yale-NUS Celebrates First Cohort of 119 Graduands
24 Apr Nobel Laureate Carl Wieman to speak at Yale-NUS College symposium on STEM education in the region
06 Apr Yale-NUS College hosts inaugural Best Practices for Student Support symposium
14 Mar New President for Yale-NUS College
03 Mar Yale-NUS College hosts renowned primatologist Frans de Waal to discuss human versus animal intelligence
29 Nov Yale-NUS College professor’s discovery of alarm response in medaka fish furthers analysis of fear
24 Oct Yale-NUS researchers and collaborators from partner institutions develop new worm strain to facilitate study of Alzheimer’s Disease
19 Aug Launch of Singapore’s inaugural Sustainable Solutions Network (SSN) conference to promote collaboration and develop environmental solutions
13 Jul Yale-NUS College founding president not to seek second term when his presidency concludes in May 2017
03 Jun Yale-NUS hosts symposium on Globalising the Liberal Arts
17 Mar Yale-NUS College announces new Dean of Faculty and senior faculty appointments
05 Feb Yale-NUS College professor collaborates with researchers around the world to explore benefits of re-growing secondary tropical forests
01 Feb Spin dynamics in an atomically thin semi-conductor
11 Nov Yale-NUS College welcomes two distinguished scholars as named professors
07 Oct Yale-NUS hosts inaugural Symposium on International Liberal Education and marks campus opening with Singapore’s Prime Minister Mr Lee Hsien Loong
27 Aug Yale-NUS students initiate platforms for community discussions on current affairs, economic matters and urbanisation
22 Jun Yale-NUS College welcomes over 190 students to the Class of 2019
14 May Yale-NUS College Launches New Concurrent Degree with Yale School of Public Health
20 Apr Yale-NUS, NUS and UT Austin researchers establish theoretical framework for graphene physics
06 Apr Yale-NUS College Launches New Concurrent Degree with Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
23 Feb International writers share perspectives on controversial books
14 Jan Renowned chemist Steven Bernasek joins Yale-NUS College as new Science Divisional Director
02 Jan Two Nobel Laureates to give public lectures in early-2015
27 Oct Prestigious book prize awarded to Yale-NUS Professor
19 Aug Yale-NUS students launch Model ASEAN conference
30 Jul Yale-NUS College expands tertiary level education in Art
17 Jun Yale-NUS College welcomes more than 170 new students to the Class of 2018
14 May Inaugural NGO Bootcamp kicks off at Yale-NUS College
02 Apr Two new Rectors appointed at Yale-NUS College
24 Mar Yale-NUS College announces Yap Kim Hao Professorship in Comparative Religious Studies
06 Mar Yale-NUS College welcomes Visiting Professors from Yale University
18 Sep Banco Santander establishes scholarships at Yale-NUS College with US$800,000 gift
04 Sep Yale-NUS College launches President’s Speaker Series
27 Aug Yale-NUS College marks inauguration as Singapore’s first liberal arts college
16 Jun Yale-NUS College welcomes inaugural class exceeding 150 students
26 Apr 50-strong faculty to teach at Yale-NUS College when it starts
13 Feb Top Yale scholars on teaching stints to Singapore’s first liberal arts college
17 Dec After two highly selective rounds, next application deadline of Singapore’s first liberal arts college approaches
09 Nov Singapore’s first liberal arts college outlines innovative Common Curriculum
27 Jul Yale-NUS College receives strong support from Singapore’s education community
06 Jul Yale-NUS College breaks new ground in Singapore and Asia
30 May Yale-NUS College announces the College’s inaugural President and leadership team
05 Jan Yale-NUS College to offer two new degree programs in Law & Environmental Studies
22 Nov Yale-NUS College announces Governing Board
11 Apr Singapore Prime Minister launches Yale-NUS College
31 Mar NUS and Yale to establish Singapore’s first liberal arts college