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To Win on Kickstarter, Don’t Look Too Innovative

Creators are taking to crowdfunding platforms like Kickstarter to help turn their ideas into a real business. But are crowds really better than traditional funding bodies at identifying what is truly innovative?

Putting the Fun Back in to Finances

Debt is a scary notion for many of us. But how you manage it determines if you'll ever gain financial independence. SMU alumnus Aaron Er and undergrad Wilson Teo show you how financial literacy can be all fun and 'games'.

Getting (Pay)Pally With Big Data

Paypal is undoubtedly the pioneer in online payments. With 600 transactions per second, its key success factor is obvious: DATA – an astonishing magnitude of it.

A Sporting Cause Worth Signing Up For

Making a difference is neither a one-off affair nor is it just about clocking community service hours. SMU undergrad, Faith Woon, reflects on her 9-month SMU Challenge project and its upcoming grand finale, Sport-A-Cause.

The ‘F’ Word…Overheard Along the Concourse

With the mountain of projects and research to catch up on, online sources are often the fastest and easiest go-to channel for students. But how do you separate fact from fiction to make sure your reports are legit?

The Instaworthy Cheat Sheet to SMU Arts Festival 2017

The annual SMU Arts Festival is back and our students have spared no effort in making this BIGGER and BETTER! With more than two weeks of constant activities, here's our 5-point guide on highlights you can't afford to miss.

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