WOMEN with the IT factor

SMU alumna Nurul Jihadah Hussain who has a full-time job in the education sector is also a champion of gender diversity in the technology sector as…

Hearing disability did not stop him from stepping onto ball courts

SMU student Chen Zhikai suffers from a hearing disability, but this did not deter him from pursuing his interest in ball sports. He is currently…

Singapore's national identity is in the skyline

In a joint commentary, Christy Davis, Executive Director of the SMU Lien Centre for Social Innovation, and Singaporean journalist Tan Qiuyi examined…

Entrepreneurs give people a taste of Japan amid pandemic

SMU alumni Rebecca Kwan and Lavender Chia set up MoguShop, an online Japan-centric grocer during the pandemic, in April after graduating from SMU and…

Lee twins diving on in Olympic bid

Divers Mark and Timothy Lee who are twins and students with SMU and NUS respectively qualified for next year's SEA Games in Hanoi at the 11th…

How one Gen Z student made a difference with care packs

SMU student Victoria Tammy Neo shares her key takeaway from her six-month internship with Adidas Singapore and how it had helped her to grow despite…

Five schools recognised for efforts in improving mental health

SMU was one of the five educational institutions recognised for its efforts in promoting mental health awareness on campus. The winners received the…

Saving ugly foods to bring waste down to zero

Social enterprise TreeDots is the brainchild of three SMU alumni: Tylor Jong, Lau Jia Cai and Nicholas Lim. Founded in January 2018, it offers an…

National golfer back on course after battling mysterious illness

SMU student and national golfer Jen Goh was on the way to becoming a golf pro when she found that she could no longer move her right arm. But after…

This Singapore start-up hopes to make roads with plastic waste

Magorium, a local start-up founded in mid-2019, is hoping to pave the way for roads made with plastic waste as a solution to the world’s growing…