Monthly Archives: February 2015

SMU Peer Helpers: students helping students

When you're going through a busy and stressful time at school, who better to understand what you're going through and empathise with you than your fellow students? The SMU Peer Helpers provide a listening ear and emotional support for their peers during times of need. Find out more in this post.
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Ask a student: Why SMU School of Social Sciences

The field of social sciences is, quite literally, the application of scientific methods to understand various issues present within society. Final-year student Jonathan Tan shares how, as a social sciences undergraduate, you are ideally poised to contribute meaningfully through research and other contributions in the area of public policy.

I’m a globetrotter!

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When the world is your campus, your opportunities to learn can take you literally anywhere. We spoke to students who travelled with SMU in some unconventional capacities, to find out about their invaluable (and oftentimes life-changing) overseas experiences.
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Ask a student: Why SMU School of Information Systems?

The SMU School of Information Systems is all about the skills and knowledge required to leverage IT in business settings. Let our final-year student Ila Nitin Gokarn tell you why she chose to pursue this field of study at SMU.
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All about being Little Miss Librarian

Did you know that the SMU Li Ka Shing Library employs students as library assistants? Take a sneak peek into the perks (and some minor pitfalls) that come with the job.

Ask a student: Why SMU School of Economics?

The study of economics is key to making sense of our world, and helps us to analyse, understand, and thereafter, tackle many of its problems. In this post, a current student fittingly shares his economic analysis of why the SMU School of Economics is a great choice.
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What do employers look for?

Your undergraduate years are the best possible time to start acquiring the skills and capabilities that will make you attractive to your future employers. Find out more about the qualities that hiring managers look for in job-seeking graduates.
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From Everest to community outreach

Through his audacious success in trekking Mount Everest without any money, Siddiq was inspired to work towards effecting positivity among underprivileged youths in Singapore.

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