Guidance From a #GirlBoss: Tiziana Tan believes in the power of teamwork

Being an entrepreneur is not easy. Besides finding the right people to fight alongside you, Tiziana Tan’s personal mantra is to ‘laugh at the odds’. We find out more inside tips from this #GirlBoss who is putting her best foot forward social innovation and impact.

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Adulting 101: Life Lessons I’ve Picked Up as a Student Leader

The idea of bills, work and no play is enough to put anyone off the concept of adulting. Let our student leaders take you through how their experiences are shaping them to conquer the challenges of adulthood.

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Unequal Burdens: How COVID-19 Impacts Working Women

The World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report 2020 states that the gender gap in economic participation will take a staggering 257 years to close. In the times of COVID-19, such gender gap trends are only being crystallised and accelerated. SMU Assistant Professor Aliya Hamid Rao tells us more.

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One Year On With Bryan Tay, SMU Accountancy Freshman

One year on, we’ve caught up with Fenston Lewitt Founder and Accountancy Freshman Bryan Tay to find out how his first year at SMU has been like so far.

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One Year On with Amanda Lim, SMU Business Freshman

We last spoke with Amanda Lim in 2019, just before she had joined SMU. One year on, we’ve caught up with the Business Freshman to find out how she’s been doing this past year.

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University Admissions Vocabulary 101

The process of applying to university comes with a number of terms that may strike you as unfamiliar. In this post, we help you shed light on some commonly-encountered words and phrases related to university admissions. Read More

How to be a Super Intern

An internship is one of the best ways for you to gain exposure to real-world career options. Here's how to make a Super Impression during your internship. Read More

Overseas exchange: an adventure of self-discovery

What's the difference between going on a holiday, and embarking on an international exchange programme? Read about the ups and downs of these three SMU students' exchange experiences, and how their perspectives have been shaped by living and studying abroad. Read More

SMU MBAの授業のReview

Our part-time MBA student, Masaki Hosokawa, reviews the modules that he has taken so far and shares his impressions of the MBA programme. (Written in Japanese) Read More

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.

Stressbusting strategies for students

Whether you’re a freshman or a seasoned senior, you can and will experience stressful periods over the course of your semester. Here are some stress-management strategies that will help, courtesy of the Mrs Wong Kwok Leong Student Wellness Centre at SMU. Read More