School of Social Sciences

#HI2020: Going the Extra Mile with Melvin Ng

Overseeing the welfare of workers living in a dormitory with one of the highest number of infected Covid-19 cases in Singapore is not a job for the weak. But Melvin Ng, SMU Social Sciences alumnus, had his head and heart in the right ... Read More

Come on a Journey with SMU Virtual Open House 2021

Back virtually for the second year running, SMU’s signature open house event promises to take you on a journey to preview your university life at SMU—where students go on to become one of the most sought-after hires upon graduation.

Do You Have to Be Toxic to Get to the Top

In a tough business climate where bottomlines are king, toxic leadership is sometimes tolerated or even endorsed as a method of managing people and producing better results.

On a Quest to Make Psychology Research Relatable

Brandon Koh (extreme left) with other 2018 SMU Presidential Doctoral Fellowship awardees
In a world increasingly fragmented by the forces of a global pandemic and political uncertainty, the role of psychology is more impactful than ever before. SMU alumnus Brandon Koh shares how he is bridging the gap between psychology and the masses through ... Read More

Bringing the World to SMU with Diverse-City 2020

Participants try their hand creating their own nagomi art.
Tasked with moving an entire cultural festival online, student organisers of Diverse-City 2020 found their recipe for success—by working and brainstorming together, in between sessions of fun and games.

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