Science Alumni-Student Networking Evening 2016
A total of 95 Science undergraduates participated in the well-received Alumni-Student Networking Evening on 10 March. This annual event was organised by the Faculty of Science in collaboration with the Centre for Future-ready Graduates and the NUS Students’ Science Club Alumni Relations Sub-Committee.
Six distinguished alumni mentors from various industries were invited to share their career experiences. This year, a new segment, a panel discussion, was introduced. The students had an insightful discussion with Ms TAN Hark Kah from eBay; Mr Sean KONG from Halogen Foundation Singapore, a non-profit organisation which inspires young people in leadership; Mr David TAN from pharmaceutical company AbbVie Pte Ltd; Mr PAN Zuoren from CEB Singapore, a best practice insights and technology company;Mr Eugene SIM from Singapore General Hospital and Ms Grace LIN from the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). After the panel discussion, students had the opportunity to network and interact with the alumni over dinner.
An inaugural fringe service – “The Best Shot” by the NUS Students’ Science Club Alumni Relations Sub-Committee was launched at the networking evening. Professional headshots and make-up services were provided to students to enhance their professional image in their resumes and online career profiles.
From left: Mr David Tan, Mr Sean Kong, Mr Pan Zuoren, Mr Eugene Sim, Ms Tan Hark Kah and Ms Grace Lin, during the panel discussion
Students had the opportunity to mingle and interact with the alumni
“The Best Shot” service was well-received by the students