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DE Day 2019 a rousing success despite delay

BY ISABELLE MONTEIRO For the first time in 12 years, the School of Design and Environment’s (DE) annual DE Day was re-planned and pushed from 2019 to 2020 due to initially low sign up rates. Despite the delay, 250 students and teachers participated in the event at the DE Gallery on Jan 17. DE Day […]

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Shanghai Film Festival Team Comes to Ngee Ann Polytechnic

By Cheyenne Lim In a collaboration with SG New Wave, the Film & Media Studies film-appreciation CCA, Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) screened two of their award-winning short films on Dec 5 as part of the SIFF World Express University Tours. The first film screened was White Sheep in the Car, the winner of the […]

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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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RRILEY visits Radio Heatwave

BY CRAIG CHEN In an interview with Radio Heatwave on Oct 7, singer-songwriter Sandra Riley “Rriley” Tang talked about things ranging from her new single to her weird talents. The Sam Willows member went into detail about her current hair colour, the love she has for her pets, as well as even her thoughts on […]

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Students get a say… and free bubble tea too

BY HAYMUN WIN As part of its nationwide outreach programme, REACH, (Reaching everyone for active citizenry @ home), set up a listening point in Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) on Oct 23, offering up free bubble tea in exchange for doing a survey. REACH, or Reaching Everyone for Active Citizenry @ Home, uses listening points, which […]

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Ngee Ann Poly celebrates Singapore’s 54th birthday

The Ngee Ann Polytechnic Atrium was filled with red and white as staff and students celebrated Singapore’s 54thNational Day with patriotic songs, activities and nostalgic treats. Everyone was in a celebratory mood, taking photos at a photo booth with iconic Singapore locations as the backdrop and eating kachang puteh(a variety of nuts) served the traditional way in […]

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Blackout Poetry in the Library

By ISAGAIL CARSHUEN Recently, Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s Lien Ying Chow Library invited students to deface pages from magazines and other media. Using markers, students  blacked out sections of text to create poems from the words left untouched. At the event called Blackout Poetry, students did not hesitate to create something entirely new from National Geographic articles, […]

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Sandbox Holds Inaugural Innopoly to Inspire Innovation Among Students

By SANDY GAN InnoPoly is Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s (NP) inaugural event organised by Sandbox to heighten awareness of NP’s innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem and to build a community of innovators. From Jul 17-19, talks, competitions, workshops and roadshows will help answer questions of enterprising students. This event comes at an opportune time when entrepreneurship is […]

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