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Singapore Institute of Technology - Archive (Features)

2020
20
March
2020
| 10:34 Asia/Singapore
The winner's spotlight was on a team of six SITizens when they clinched the Best Design Award in an Autonomous Aerial Vehicle Challenge (AAVC) on 13 January 2020 in Chumphon, Thailand. Organised in conjunction with the 'Innovation Aviation and Aer...
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06
March
2020
| 02:36 Asia/Singapore
Lectures can be long, boring and ineffective for the millennial student. This is why educators at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) are inspiring new ways of learning in class. “It is increasingly challenging to adapt to the new learning...
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05
March
2020
| 05:37 Asia/Singapore
The pace of change is accelerating. Many of the skills, roles and job scopes of today are constantly evolving due to a number of reasons such as technological innovations, globalisation and demographic shifts. Issues such as global warming and an age...
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05
March
2020
| 02:08 Asia/Singapore
The expectations of the workforce have changed as digital transformation charters new pathways for businesses. Beyond having specific skills and expertise, employees are expected to be technologically savvy, and be able to adapt and learn, unlearn an...
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04
March
2020
| 03:50 Asia/Singapore
As industries progress with technology, the nature of jobs changes and expectations of graduates entering the workforce evolve. While teenagers today are more than familiar with swiping the screens of their mobile devices, the cybernetic world demand...
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02
March
2020
| 10:14 Asia/Singapore
A mysterious explosion had occurred in a biological lab, causing a biohazardous leakage. A professor working nearby is exposed to a high concentration of the reagents, and is suffering from its effects. Year Three Pharmaceutical Engineering student C...
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26
February
2020
| 09:38 Asia/Singapore
Singapore is a vibrant innovation hub where driverless buses, city-wide sensors and electronic fingerprints are on the cards. When implemented, these new technologies will create better living environments, greater mobility and a thriving digital eco...
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25
February
2020
| 08:56 Asia/Singapore
The Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) hardly needs further introduction these days. Its approach is based on applied learning, innovation, integration, and impact. Established in 2009, SIT has been recognised as a university that offers practic...
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12
February
2020
| 08:26 Asia/Singapore
In an upscale restaurant, a chef cooks up a storm while a waitress filters in and out of the kitchen anxiously. While placing her order, a demanding diner had requested for hot water at a specified temperature. The diner had also grimaced at her p...
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10
February
2020
| 09:43 Asia/Singapore
In a world shaped by constant disruption, lifelong learning is pivotal in nurturing innovative and adaptive workers, enhancing economic competitiveness and quality of life. Besides equipping its students with industry-relevant expertise, the Singa...
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04
February
2020
| 01:50 Asia/Singapore
More engineers are needed in Singapore, especially as the city-state gears up to be a smart nation. Find out how SIT students transit seamlessly into the workforce by learning through gamification of classroom activities. “Who wants to be a millio...
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03
February
2020
| 10:02 Asia/Singapore
Before being paired up in groups with persons with disabilities (PWDs) who volunteer as community teachers, twin sisters Johanna Faith Foo Shuan Enn, and Joanne Faith Foo Shuan Hui, both 22, did not know much about them and were hesitant to approach ...
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2019
30
December
2019
| 02:28 Asia/Singapore
SIT’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) cluster celebrated exemplary achievements at two global competitions in December. Year 2 students from the Information and Communications Technology (Information Security) degree programme, T...
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06
December
2019
| 04:39 Asia/Singapore
Imagine being involved in building an Automated Guided Vehicle (AGV) from scratch. That’s exactly what Jonas Chandra, a Systems Engineering (ElectroMechanical Systems) (SEEMS) undergraduate, is passionately working on. Like most of his peers, 25-y...
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03
December
2019
| 08:12 Asia/Singapore
Not many can claim to find ‘purpose before paycheck’, not least while on a university attachment. But that’s exactly what pharmaceutical engineering graduate Jannah Dzulkiflie found while working on a her internship project on infectious diseases. ...
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07
November
2019
| 04:27 Asia/Singapore
Shifting gears from real-estate to occupational therapy (OT), undergraduate Ivan Tan discovered just three weeks into his internship that being open to change is the only way to a career in healthcare. The only constant in life, they say, is chang...
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05
November
2019
| 03:51 Asia/Singapore
Technological advances and digitalisation are rapidly disrupting global labour markets. This means unprecedented challenges, particularly for young Singaporeans, but also presents opportunities for those creative and agile enough to seize them. To su...
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23
October
2019
| 09:06 Asia/Singapore
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) offers applied degree programmes that help to bridge the gap between what you learn in the classroom, and what you need to really excel in the workplace. Transitioning from school to full-time work can feel ...
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19
October
2019
| 11:50 Asia/Singapore
In support of Singapore’s built environment transformation, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is molding a generation of civil engineers through applied learning. As Singapore forges beyond its bicentennial, the construction sector is in...
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01
September
2019
| 09:29 Asia/Singapore
On 22 August 2019, SIT signed a collaboration agreement with the Singapore Accountancy Commission (SAC) to establish the Accounting Technology and Innovation (AccTech) Centre at the SAC's launch of the Accountancy Industry Digital Plan. Spearheade...
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29
August
2019
| 10:39 Asia/Singapore
A proposal to develop a medical and wellness tourism event was selected as the winner of the 2019 Singapore MICE Challenge, an annual competition among Singapore students interested in becoming business events professionals. The winning team, Team Vo...
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15
August
2019
| 04:12 Asia/Singapore
Five Year 4 students reading the SIT-DigiPen Systems Engineering (ElectroMechanical Systems) programme, or SEEMS, have passed their systems engineering knowledge examination for the INCOSE (International Council on Systems Engineering) certification ...
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