#HI2020: One Bag at a Time With Jaslyn Quek and Victoria Neo

Besties Jaslyn and Victoria recognised a vulnerable group in society during the pandemic. With the launch of #STAYSAFEAHMA, the duo raised funds to give out care packs to elderly citizens who kept the society’s engine running when everyone else was staying safe at home.

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SMU Global Exposure Programmes: Nurturing Global Citizens of Tomorrow

Find out how a community service project in Nepal, an internship experience in Thailand, and a university exchange programme in the UK gave Nigel Ng (SMU Accountancy), Lim Jie Ai (SMU Social Sciences) and Wong Jing Ting (SMU Business) new perspectives on global citizenship.

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#HI2020: Being PAWsome with Travis Tan

Travis’ experience as a young pet owner shaped the beginning of his life-long love affair with animals. Today, as the President of SMU People for Animal Welfare, he is committed to seeing the club through the aftermath of a turbulent 2020.

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Finding the Sweet Spot in His Entrepreneurial Journey: Clarence Ong

Clarence Ong’s passion for entrepreneurship evidently burns bright. As President of Eagles Inc., the final year Business student at the SMU Lee Kong Chian School of Business believes entrepreneurship will one day make the world a better place.

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SMU Core Curriculum: Readying a New Generation for the Future

It is not uncommon to hear of graduates pursuing careers wholly distinct from their courses of study. And that’s why the SMU Core Curriculum seeks to equip graduates with agility and transferable skills to stand them in good stead, regardless of their pursuits.

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#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 places. Read More

A Law Degree Serving Humanity

With great power comes great responsibility; SMU Yong Pung How School of Law’s alumnae Shim Eunkyung and Abigail Ong hold a common belief that their law studies have put them in good stead to help the disadvantaged and less-privileged. Read More

#HI2020: Taking Flight with Sean Tan

Through observing Singapore’s food waste, SMU Business alumnus Sean Tan wanted to find ways to convert that into an environmentally sustainable yet viable business. Find out how Black Soldier Flies play a part in tackling Singapore’s food waste and security issues.

5 Reasons to Start Financial Literacy Young

What are the similarities between riding a bicycle and financial literacy? According to Asst Prof Aurobindo Ghosh, Programme Director of the Citi Foundation-SMU Financial Literacy Program for Young Adults, it’s hard to master either until you’ve taken a few falls.