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Not Quite Business As Usual

It's uncommon for Singaporeans to want to pursue a PhD. While most of her peers were eager to start building a career after getting their Bachelor Degree, Lim Leon Gim was introduced to the SMU PhD programme and leapt at the chance to go where her interest led her to. Four years on and there's absolutely no regrets!
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A Pioneering Spirit

Liu Xiaobin PhD in Economics
Being a pioneer in the SMU world of interdisciplinary PhD is both exciting and humbling, especially for Liu Xiaobin who went from small village to global city life. But the challenges abound in a brand new world hasn't steered this student off his course of pursuing an academic career and a better life for his family.
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Reviving the ‘Kampung Spirit’ with A Taste of Home

Accountancy 2012 students Siddiq Poh Bin Shahabidin Abdullah and Hahn Dong Seok founded the social enterprise initiative "Heartland Chefs" in March 2016, with the aim of supplementing the household income for housewives and caregivers through their homecooked meals while reviving the "Kampung Spirit" in each neighbourhood.

Journal of a Young Entrepreneur

Winning the Eureka Prize
At 25, BAcc student Eric Chean is a young entrepreneur who has already developed two start-ups in the shipping industry and recovered from business setbacks.

Hear From A Student: SMU Social Sciences and Everyday Experiences

Illustration of me year 1 of SMU SOSS.
For Tan Wen Yun, one of the most worthwhile experiences at the SMU School of Social Sciences has been the opportunity to meet diverse groups of people, which has helped her come to truly appreciate the Social Sciences and its relation to everyday human experiences.
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