Tag Archives: Overseas Community Service Project

Protecting Predators of the Sea with SMU LKCSP Scholars

"Meaningful impact" can come in many forms. For this group of LKCSP Scholars, a trip to Lombok showed opened their eyes to the brutal reality of the shark fishing industry. Through the Dorsal Effect, they learn more about these deeply misunderstood 'predators' of the sea.
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Venturing into Wanderland

Ngoc Internship in Atlanta
The myriad of global exposure opportunities at SMU was a big factor for Ngoc in her university selection. From overseas community service projects to summer internships in Atlanta, US, here's what her learning journey has been like.
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Would You Follow Me if I Went to Singapore?

A quick Google search on "Singapore" and Kyung Pyo's bags were packed, heading from the cold winters in South Korea to the warmth of Singapore. impulsive, perhaps. But this SMU accountancy undergraduate says it was the best decision he's made on his own.
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#AskASenior: How should I choose an overseas community service project?

An overseas community service project combines two of the hallmarks of the SMU undergraduate experience: social responsibility and global exposure. With so many recruitment drives and info sessions taking place, how does one decide which OCSP to take up? In this post, a Project Pendeza veteran shares some helpful tips.
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Community service goes underwater: Project Reef Alert

Project Reef Alert is a unique overseas community service project that combines the members' love of diving with a passion for marine conservation. Read on to find out more about this project: the members' contribution towards conserving Monad Shoal, and the invaluable insights which they gained about the community in which their project operated.

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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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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Learning from the children of Myanmar

Two student leaders who organised a community service trip to Myanmar fondly recount how the rural children taught them things they hadn’t learnt in the classroom.
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