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Singapore Institute of Technology - Archive (Features)

2021
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July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
The recent SIT and Massey University Food Technology Project Exhibition and Industry Engagement Day showcased the SITizens’ creativity in constructing innovative food products. The Plant-based Seaweed Chicken with Spirulina emerged as one of the top ...
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21
July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
Centred on the main theme of ‘Supporting Industry Transformation through Upskilling Singapore’s Workforce’, this year’s SkillsFuture Month@SIT on 4 August 2021 will feature more than 50 online workshops across six core themes....
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19
July
2021
| 09:43 Asia/Singapore
When physical events were cancelled due to the pandemic, our students rose to the challenge. Angeline Lim and her team at Project IncluSGive helped persons with disabilities and their caregivers through online knowledge sharing, workshops, and games....
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16
July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
Find out how the university is promoting innovation in Singapore’s fast-growing food tech sector...
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14
July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
SIT's Year 2 Information and Communications Technology (Software Engineering) students created an impactful productivity app for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit team at National University Hospital....
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06
July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
As cyber security risks continue to plague many businesses, SIT has embarked on applied research projects with industry to drive continuous innovation and development in cyber security....
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02
July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
With immersive technology being increasingly adopted in education and innovation, SIT is ramping up its AR, VR and MR offerings in learning and applied research. The university is driving immersive projects where students, faculty and industry can de...
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28
June
2021
| 06:00 Asia/Singapore
Meet #SITizen Dhanya Davita Devarajoo from the Nursing degree programme, jointly offered by the Singapore Institute of Technology and University of Glasgow....
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14
June
2021
| 08:00 Asia/Singapore
In this ‘SITizens Taking Charge’ series spotlighting exceptional student leaders, we speak to winners of the 2020 Student Life Outstanding Student Leader and SIT-DNA Awards to find out about their leadership journey. This week, Year 3 Occupational Th...
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10
June
2021
| 11:12 Asia/Singapore
Prof Tan Thiam Soon, Prof Chua Kee Chaing and Arthur Poh discuss how a more collaborative workplace learning model involving institutions of higher learning, businesses and workers can be done....
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09
June
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
Launched in October 2020, the Community Leadership and Social Innovation Centre (CLASIC) at SIT has since set in motion a grant scheme, a module revamp, as well as a pipeline of projects aimed at benefitting the community. Read on to understand their...
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03
June
2021
| 14:08 Asia/Singapore
In celebration of World Environment Day 2021, we showcase two SIT sustainable engineering initiatives that aim to reduce our carbon footprint....
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31
May
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
At Shalom Movers, four to five movers are deployed for each moving job. They would wrap, pack and then move the boxes to a holding area near the lift lobby before transporting the boxes to the ground floor to be loaded into trucks. This meant that on...
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27
May
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
 Shakespeare would have it that all the world’s a stage. But it could also be a giant classroom.The best learning includes experiences outside of the campus, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) believes. It has designed its student experience...
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21
May
2021
| 10:36 Asia/Singapore
In the near future, you could very well be munching on vegetables harvested from the side-facades of HDB blocks or plots of land below overhead train tracks and bridges. This is thanks to a project by researchers from SIT, which aims to develop a sus...
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18
May
2021
| 13:37 Asia/Singapore
Alvin Ong, Year 3, Civil Engineering Senior Sales Representative, Highway InternationalBecoming a Student AgainAlvin Ong, 38, was excited about enrolling into the SkillsFuture Work-Study Degree (WSDeg) programme in Civil Engineering, jointly offered ...
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30
April
2021
| 12:25 Asia/Singapore
 “Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon,” English writer Edward M. Forster once remarked. Indeed, mechanically preparing students to regurgitate class content does not adequately prepare them for their future car...
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26
April
2021
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
When Jermaine Ng enrolled in the Singapore Institute of Technology, it was not just the beginning of an educational journey, but also a professional one. Barely weeks into her freshman year as an Electrical Power Engineering student, she secured a jo...
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20
April
2021
| 12:02 Asia/Singapore
“As we embrace the new norm, I would like to remind everyone not to tunnel-vision into just furthering your career. Invest in your well-being as well. Learn to meditate, read that book you have always wanted to, or hop on the bandwagon and pick up ch...
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15
April
2021
| 12:22 Asia/Singapore
With over 120,000 outpatient consultations every year, the National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS) took on a multi-faceted approach in enhancing its patient experience under the Lean Skills Development Programme (LSDP), a Lean Thinking programme deliv...
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29
March
2021
| 14:59 Asia/Singapore
When Lim Puay Keat graduated with a diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from a local polytechnic, he had scored well enough to land a place in a university.Yet, life had other plans. To help support his family, he had to forgo his dreams...
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23
March
2021
| 08:00 Asia/Singapore
           Athirah Nurin Syakirah Binte Saleh, SIT Scholar, is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Engineering with Honours in Civil Engineering, a joint degree programme between Singapore Institute of Technology and University of Glasgow. With a diplom...
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22
March
2021
| 08:00 Asia/Singapore
Graduating amid a pandemic is daunting and no mean feat, but the passion in our SITizens to realise their dreams has helped build grit to push through tough times. Two recent graduates, who have seized opportunities to upskill and gain industry exper...
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19
March
2021
| 08:00 Asia/Singapore
In this edition of 'Class of 2020', we see how two pioneer graduates from the Civil Engineering (CVE) programme, jointly offered by SIT and University of Glasgow (UofG), took a leap of faith to carve out a career path of their own. ​Alicia Ho Sze Yin...
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18
March
2021
| 14:00 Asia/Singapore
In this article of the 'Class of 2020' mini-series, we uncover how three graduates from the Chemical Engineering and Food Technology cluster grew their passion for the sciences by honing their specialised skills. Fan Jia Hui, Food Technology (Class o...
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18
March
2021
| 09:10 Asia/Singapore
The automation era is upon us, where robots are no longer just science fiction but an integral part of our daily lives. As robotic applications move from manufacturing into the service sector, and from factory floors to public spaces, the Singapore I...
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09
March
2021
| 15:31 Asia/Singapore
In this fourth instalment of the 'Class of 2020' mini series, we feature three graduates from Design and Specialised Businesses who actively pursued every opportunity to apply what they have learnt and concretise their career directions. Mohammad Rid...
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05
March
2021
| 17:36 Asia/Singapore
In the third article of this mini series, 'Class of 2020', we follow the stories of two graduates from the pioneer cohort of our Allied Health programmes. Being the first Allied Health graduates from an Autonomous University, many were called into ac...
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02
March
2021
| 09:17 Asia/Singapore
While most people would be content with having just one university degree, Sarah Tan wanted two. Having graduated and worked for nearly six years at Singapore Airlines, she was itching for the classroom again. But not everyone was thrilled. Her paren...
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01
March
2021
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
In the second article of this mini series, 'Class of 2020', we highlight projects spearheaded by three of our Infocomm Technology graduates that have received accolades from SIT faculty and industry partners. These projects exemplify the graduates' p...
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