Monthly Archives: January 2015

Passionate about serving: Why SMU students look forward to giving back

Unlike the archetype of the socially-apathetic millennial, SMU students give back to society by completing a host of community service projects. Read more about why our university's culture of social responsibility has often compelled them to voluntarily put in more than double the compulsory hours.

University Admissions Vocabulary 102

Once you start your university applications process, you'll encounter more and more unfamiliar terms that lead you deeper down the rabbit hole. Check out the second part of our guide to the odder terms that you might have come across.
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University Admissions Vocabulary 101

The process of applying to university comes with a number of terms that may strike you as unfamiliar. In this post, we help you shed light on some commonly-encountered words and phrases related to university admissions.
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Advice for mature students taking the SMU MBA

In this tongue-in-cheek post, our MBA graduate Willis Lim reflects on being the oldest student in his cohort, and dispenses words of wisdom to other mature students who intend to take up the SMU MBA.

How to be a Super Intern

An internship is one of the best ways for you to gain exposure to real-world career options. Here's how to make a Super Impression during your internship.

Overseas exchange: an adventure of self-discovery

What's the difference between going on a holiday, and embarking on an international exchange programme? Read about the ups and downs of these three SMU students' exchange experiences, and how their perspectives have been shaped by living and studying abroad.
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SMU MBAの授業のReview

Our part-time MBA student, Masaki Hosokawa, reviews the modules that he has taken so far and shares his impressions of the MBA programme. (Written in Japanese)

Paying it forward: Project Sukacita

Project Sukacita is an overseas community service project helmed by those who have received scholarships from the Tanoto Foundation. Pioneered in 2012, this project is an opportunity for Tanoto scholars to give back to society, in concert with the values of their scholarship body.
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