Just like a library, you can walk in, choose a book and gleam a whole new experience! The twist? The books aren't made of paper. They are actual people. Learn from their experiences, the highs, the lows and everything in-between. The aim is to provide informal, free-form sharing sessions where individuals can ‘hop in and out of conversations’
Join this session as students share about their experiences doing USP Short Term Programmes, USP Student Exchange Programmes and NUS Overseas College.
Organised by Cinnamon Conversation and initiated by students, this is a series of informal and relaxed conversations over dinner, between a prof and 4 to 6 students on a topic that the prof is interested in.
Join The Sessions as they invites Mr Tommaso Demarie, Co-Founder and CEO at Entropica Labs, for a chat.
They will be discussing about Quantum Computing, one of the hottest fields in engineering right now. It has a wide array of real-world applications from online security to climate change prediction, artificial intelligence, and even traffic optimatisation! In particular, they will discuss about what quantum computing is, how computing models have changed with our understanding of physics, and it’s many multidisciplinary applications.
Organised by USP Career Services, this leadership mentoring programme is conducted by mentors from Compass@Campus – a group of experienced industry leaders, business executives, entrepreneurs and professionals. The programme is conducted in an interactive manner and includes in-depth group discussions with mentors featuring five modules addressing key topics.
The modules are:• Discovering Purpose, Redefining Success• Understanding Personality Differences and EQ: Knowing Self & Relating to Others More Effectively• Trust and Integrity: The Foundation for Relationships• Failing Forward: The Importance of Passion and Resilience• Keys to Leadership Effectiveness
In this interactive workshop, we will discuss strategies for deciding if postgraduate education is right for you, identifying the programmes that best suit your needs, and crafting effective application materials. We will also consider how networking with faculty mentors, potential supervisors, and current postgraduate students can help you to prepare for this next stage in your education. Organised by USP Career Services, this workshop is conducted by USP faculty Dr Bart Wassenhove.
The USP Ambassadors team will be sharing in detail what it means to be a USP Ambassador, including event timeline and its training sessions, mini projects, and application details. Application to be a USP Ambassador opens from 21 Aug to 28 Aug. Application details will be sent separately via email, so keep a lookout.
This year, USP will hold our Homecoming in conjunction with the NUS Kent Ridge Alumni Family Day. It promises to be an afternoon for USP alumni to meet up with professors and old friends, to reminisce the good old days and to reconnect. Details can be found here.
This annual dinner formally welcomes freshmen to USP and our residential college, marking the start of their USP experience. USP faculty members and admin staff are invited to join in this meaningful occasion.
USP Freshmen will get to meet with their academic advisors to talk about USP in general, and academic matters. The advisors would try to help freshmen as they chart their course through USP and NUS.