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Malay Cultural Club Celebrates 20 Years of Bonding

The revival of the sixth edition of Dinamis has strengthened bonds in the Malay Cultural Club (MCC) at Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s annual Art Fiesta.

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Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s RED Camp Still A Hot Favourite After 16 Years

By LIM JUN HAO and JACQUELINE LEE Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s (NP) Roadmap to Explore and Discover (RED) Camp may be in its 16th year but the outreach programme  continues to get the thumbs-up from secondary school students who have just completed their ‘O’ or ’N’ level examinations. A poll conducted by npTribune among 113 campers […]

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5th Walk for Rice raises 70,000 bowls

Text & Photos by TERESE LIM For 900 participants, including staff, students and children from Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP), walking was more than just a means of getting from one place to another. Together, the participants raised 70,000 bowls of rice for underprivileged families in Singapore’s south-east district at the fifth Walk for Rice (WFR) […]

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Ngee Ann Polytechnic students learn to work and play with the elderly

Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) students spent two days with the elderly making traditional foods, playing games and sharing a meal of dumplings. Held in early October on NP campus, the interaction sessions – the Intergenerational Learning Programme (ILP)  – was a collaboration between Fei Yue Community Services and Food AID. Together with the elderly, the […]

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Legacy Projects at the School of Engineering

The works of final-year students from the School of Engineering can take on a life of their own even after graduation. We look at five projects remembered for their innovation and longevity By Gordon Ng

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The Entrepreneur’s New Clothes

First-year student Xavier Tan talks about his businesses and how he manages school and work By Livia Lee

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Farewell NP, We’ll Miss You

While Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s fresh graduates bid a final farewell to their alma mater, npTribune spoke to some graduates to learn how the past three years have been for them.

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Ngee Ann Poly Students’ Documentaries on Channel 5

It started off as an assignment for their Documentary Production module, but months later, their documentaries were broadcasted on national television in Singapore. Two teams of Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) students from the School of Film & Media Studies (FMS) were chosen to work with Mediacorp to produce an episode of YXY: Youth by Youth, […]

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Mechanical Engineering Students’ Project Reaches Maturation

Four years on from its conception, the Fall Prevention Toilet Sensor designed and built by students of Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s (NP) Automation and Mechatronics Systems course is ready to be implemented in old folks’ homes. NP teamed up with Ren Ci Hospital to create the system at low cost, which aims to alert caregivers through […]

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A-KIN to Magic

By Anthea Wang Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s School of Design’s Product Design & Innovation alumnus Lim Li Xue, 23, and her teammates Cheryl Ho, 21, and Ng Ai Ling, 20, introduced the Kin wallet, the world’s first self-organising wallet, on Kickstarter, the biggest global crowd-funding platform. In its first four hours up on Kickstarter, the wallet […]

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