Share this: Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) ... kkline@ntu.edu.sg. Graduation Gifts specially for our 2017 Graduates. Some dance teams, such as Hall 8’s Srethgie, even withdrew completely from the competition. However, this year we were informed of the 30-person capacity much earlier on,” said Shao Wei, a third-year student from School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences. The third-year Maritime Studies student said the combination of safety guidelines and the sudden move to Lee Kong Chian Lecture Theatre made her team consider pulling out of the competition. All rights reserved. Congratulations to all students who graduated in December 2020. "Before this change, I had four essays, one in-class test, and three final examinations. The extra money we have to fork out, plus the lack of care by the school is such a major turn off lmao can SU help to do smth about this please" Submitted Monday, 11/01 # NTUConfessions30121 “Dancers who need to do a quick change of costumes between items would be in full view of the judges,” she said. Convocation. “Our main focus is to put up a good performance. About SEMESTER 2: 11 Jan 2010: 7 May 2010: 17 weeks: Recess: 1 Mar 2010: 5 Mar 2010: 1 week : Revision & Examination: 19 Apr 2010: 7 May 2010: 3 weeks: Vacation: 10 May 2010 A third-year Literature student also shared that her faculty has created a Google Sheet document to share their views with their professors. If you like what you read, follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Telegram to get the latest updates. NTU Business Convocation Gown. “As with any event on campus, more details will be available nearer the date.”. Though, we are not late but seems like most of the people have already taken their seats in the Nanyang Auditorium. She added that the lecture theatre has limited lighting options compared to the Nanyang Auditorium, and that the backstage area is smaller and visible to the audience. School of Civil and Environmental Engineering. VI Convocation Participation Application - 30.12.2017 (Saturday) August 1, 2018 January 15, 2019 Kimberly News. | So it's going to be a challenge to balance everything," said a fourth-year Communications student. Privacy policy. pass it on to someone else who needs it after! Some students have already emailed their professors to discuss a possibility of pushing back the deadlines, but they have not received replies as of yet. This morning, my whole family (except my 2 nd sister ‘cos she was in Bangkok) woke up very early preparing to attend my convocation ceremony.. We managed to reach NTU @ 9.45am. Be hated. 2008 NTU Convocation speech by Adrian Tan. The ceremonies celebrate the academic success and outstanding achievements of NTU’s graduates. We pulled out last year because we did not want to deprive over 20 people of the chance to compete after all their hard work. SINGAPORE Only. Soapbox understands from various sources that the prioritised event will be a convocation, though further details have not been confirmed. The convocation ceremony was held on 1 August and I’m glad to have received feedback that my valedictorian speach resonated with graduates. This may be in the form of tests, quizzes, terms papers, projects or other assignments. I received different emails from different professors for the respective modules. Irina and Sumitra make it official! School authorities have overruled the 2021 Hall Olympiad Closing Ceremony’s (HOCC) booking of the Nanyang Auditorium, to the dismay of competing dance teams worrying that the new venue provided may be unsuitable for their performances. 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At least one student, a fourth-year Mathematics student, said that it was difficult to negotiate with the professors regarding the new assessments. 11 Directed Reading . Gold Medal Proceedings Order - March 2017. Web design by Yu Sheng & Yu Siang. We Are Hiring Alternatively, NUS can assist students with the e-cancellation of their STP. "My workload is already quite heavy because of FYP (Final Year Project), and the other electives that I'm taking that are purely continual assessments. He received his PhD from SUNY-Stony Brook in 1983. Cloud hosting by Vodien. Students were also concerned that the new forms of assessments would be of equal difficulty to the original examinations, only brought forward. According to NTU's previous announcement, 25 per cent of examinations will continue, although they may be postponed up to the end of May, pending new developments with the Covid-19 situation. However, the sudden announcement was a rude shock to many affected students, as the change in assessment format meant that multiple new deadlines have sprung up, mere weeks before the end of the semester. “The first thing that went through my mind when I heard about the switch was if it was possible to appeal to use the Nanyang Auditorium. JNTUH is going to conduct the MCA 1st regular and supply examinations for (R17/R15/R13) Regulations of (R17-2017,2018 ADMITTED BATCH, R15-2015, 2016 ADMITTED BATCHES, R13 … Many students have spoken up on the anonymous platform NTU Confessions, detailing their difficulties in adapting to these abrupt changes. All assignments were equally spaced out and a study break was included before finals. Copyright © 2020 Mothership. They said they were unsure if their teams’ performances could fit on the new stage in accordance with the latest National Arts Council’s guidelines. He has held a faculty position at … The hitcher, who was attending her cousin’s convocation at NTU, first stated that she was going to cancel because she could’n’t ‘afford to attend a convocation’ in such a small car. Students are trying to negotiate with their professors to push back their deadlines. "Honestly can just cancel convocation?? Millions of Indonesian parents abandoned a measles vaccine in 2018 when it was declared haram. Convocation signifies the completion of students’ university education and the start of a new phase in their life. She Told Him She’ll Cancel The Ride. Phew! “Our entire item revolves around our props, so they are going to be used throughout our performance… I’m scared we won’t have that same ‘wow’ factor, especially since we are a Hall that is known for our props,” said Khloe, a second-year Chemistry and Biological Chemistry student. 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