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Issue 176, November 2017
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Welcome to the November issue of
Read on for the latest news and happenings in NTU and your alumni circles!
NTU deploys Singapore’s first long-span wind turbine
It can produce electrical output enough to power 45 four-room HDB units a year
NTU and NUS to set up Singapore Energy Centre in 2019
The centre aims to explore innovative ideas and develop talent to meet future energy needs in Asia Pacific
Developing sustainable energy and maritime solutions
NTU and SMI launch S$15 million Maritime Energy and Sustainable Development Centre of Excellence
Strengthening fire resistance for buildings
FiroShield, a new 3-in-1 coating, will provide buildings with enhanced fire and corrosion protection
Setting sights on the summit
Ms Tan Aik Na, NTU’s Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer shares her experience on pursuing her ambitions
Alumni happenings in Europe
NTU Alumni Circle in Oslo launched; NTU Alumni Association (Europe) holds AGM and Oktoberfest celebrations in Munich
Creating presence in the land down under
NTU Alumni Association (Australia) formed to provide alumni in the country a contact point to stay connected with their alma mater and with each other
Getting creative with lunch
NTU alumni and their families learn how to transform their usual lunch box into a creative bento box
Bonding over the love for films
Alumni enjoy good movies and great companionship at exclusive screenings
WKWSCI celebrates 25 years of success
School’s first Alumni Advisory Board unveiled and alumni achievements recognised with the launch of WKWSCI Impact and WKWSCI Emerging Star awards
Marking a decade of NBS’ Master of Finance programme
Dinner celebration held to recognise the programme's 10th anniversary
Launching a networking platform
Hall 4 alumni walk down memory lane as they reminisce the good old times at the Hall of Residence Four Alumni Association launch ceremony
Celebrating a memorable milestone
Civil & Structural Engineering alumni and guests have a wonderful time interacting with one another at their 30th Anniversary Reunion
Paddling to the same beat
NTU Dragon Boat alumni get together at their team’s 30th anniversary reunion dinner
Getting together for an inaugural reunion
School of Humanities and School of Social Sciences alumni reconnect with one another over good food
Festive delight at Oktoberfest!
It was an evening of scrumptious food and enjoyable networking for Materials Science & Engineering alumni at the annual Oktoberfest celebrations
Bringing people together through art
School of Social Sciences alumni learn all about modern calligraphy
Light-hearted speeches at The Hive
NTU Alumni Toastmasters Club have an enriching 155th Chapter Meeting where inspirational speeches are shared
Passing the baton of leadership
NTU Tamil Literary Society Alumni Association welcomes their new incoming Executive Committee
Pitching their skills on home ground
Hall 7 alumni have a fulfilling weekend as they gather for their AA’s Annual General Meeting and Alumni Homecoming
Visit to “One Belt One Road” meeting venue
NTU Alumni Association (Beijing) organises late autumn tour to Huairou County where they visit the International Convention Centre
Preparing for the future
Learn more about estate planning and give yourself a peace of mind as you prepare to provide for and protect your loved ones
May the force be with you
Prepare to be captivated by the next sequel of the Skywalker saga this December!
Paving your career with CoPACE
Discover how you can get an edge in your career when you attend the upcoming Tête-à-Tête series with Professor Ting Seng Kiong, founding Dean of the College of Professional and Continuing Education (PACE) at NTU
Preparing yourself for the Year of the Dog
Come and discover your annual luck cycle and what the Earth Dog year has in store for you
Lend your helping hand
Bring joy to the intellectually disabled as you join them in an origami session
Gain insights from esteemed speakers
Attend the NBS Focus Point events in Singapore and India to learn more on business-related topics
Networking in India
Interact with fellow alumni at the upcoming gatherings in Bangalore and Chennai
Bouncing fun with friends
School of Humanities alumni, get ready for some adrenalin rush as you fly through the air and bounce off the walls!
End the year with a festive blast!
Look forward to a fun-filled day as you join in the SCSE Christmas Party
Exciting promotions at the Alumni Houses
Alumni can enjoy exclusive promotions at the Alumni Houses at Marina Square and at one-north
NTU Alumni mobile app is now available
Enjoy the exclusivity of belonging to the NTU community by downloading the "NTU Alumni" mobile app today!
Check out the latest NTU Alumni Card merchants
We have lined up exciting deals for our NTU Alumni Cardholders
Free lifelong alumni email account
Class of 2017 alumni are reminded to apply for retention of email account before 31 December 2017
Keeping your convocation memories alive!
Convocation video for Class of 2017 graduates is now available online
We help you stay better connected!
Connect with us through our various social media platforms to socialise, receive updates, and even locate long-lost friends!
Go online, go green!
The latest issue of NTULink is now available online
Grow as you learn
Check out the University's Professional Development courses, available to alumni at a 20% discount
Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship
Alumni are invited to apply for the 2018 Lee Kuan Yew Scholarship
Enrol in a Global Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme
NTU - Nanyang Technopreneurship Center’s Master of Science Technopreneurship and Innovation Programme (MSc TIP) July 2018 intake is open for application
Apply for the Master of Science in Accountancy today
NTU - Nanyang Business School offers one year full-time or two years part-time Master of Science in Accountancy programme which commences in late February 2018
Upcoming Executive Programmes at Nanyang Executive Education
Nanyang Executive Education at NTU’s Nanyang Business School is pleased to announce the upcoming programmes
Join MOE as a School Counsellor
Alumni with Psychology qualifications are invited to apply for the position of School Counsellor offered by MOE
Pursue your ambition
NTU alumni are invited to apply for suitable job opportunities
Great entry-level jobs from premium organisations
If you have graduated recently, check out the JobsCentral BrightMinds job portal for career opportunities
Keen to lend a helping hand?
So you want to do your bit for your alma mater, but don’t know how? Check out the Career Mentor programme
Estate Planning & You
Date: Saturday, 16 December
- Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Date: Sunday, 17 December
- with Professor Ting Seng Kiong
Date: Thursday, 18 January
Outlook for 2018
- Your ultimate guide to the Year of the Dog
Date: Saturday, 27 January
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