Friday, March 22, 2013

Synergy 2013 – NYP Adventure Race: Winning is not the only Indicator of Success


On 19 January, a total of 117 participants in 39 teams gathered at Marina Bay East for an exciting race. It was time again for the Synergy 2013 – NYP Adventure Race, an annual race spanning approximately 20 to 25km island wide consisting of various mystery challenges.

The race is open to NYP staff, student and alumni, as well as the public, and is a true test of teamwork and endurance. Since its inaugural race in 2007, Synergy - NYP Adventure Race has never failed to thrill, challenge, and bond participants.

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Nurturing the Next Generation of Nurses



He has ignited in his students their passion to be nursing professionals, and is even able to “make things fun when the going is tough”. These are what some students say about lecturer Alan Lim, Assistant Manager/School of Health Sciences in Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP).

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Chingay 2013 “Fire in Snow” - Event Coverage

From left: Khin Wai, Sii Inn, Chief Executive Director (PA) Mr Yam Ah Mee, Khai Woon and Pavani.
The floats getting into position before the parade.
Singapore’s annual Chingay Parade is typically filled with performances by multi-ethnic groups, and this year’s parade was no exception. The theme for this year’s event was “Fire in Snow” and the audience was thrilled with a variety of dance items and fiery displays. 

Monday, March 4, 2013

Behind the Scenes: Food Photography


In conjunction with NYP’s Campus Expansion, staff and students from NYP’s School of Interactive & Digital Media (SIDM) are designing decorative hoarding installations for five new campus sites.  These hoardings will give a glimpse of what the new facilities have to offer, and as part of the hoarding designs, we wanted to illustrate the wide variety of food which can be found in the new campus sites.  So when the design team needed suitable photos of local food, Chef Andy, Chef Nicholas and Chef Vangeline from the School of Chemical & Life Sciences (SCL) stepped in to help!