11 Apr '11, 1pm

[News] Yale-NUS College launched: SINGAPORE: World-renown organisations have come on board as internship partner...

[News] Yale-NUS College launched: SINGAPORE: World-renown organisations have come on board as internship partner...

SINGAPORE: World-renown organisations have come on board as internship partners at the Yale-NUS College. That's a strong signal that corporations value an education in liberal arts, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Mr Lee on Monday officiated at the launch of Singapore's first liberal arts college. Representatives from the Ivy League institution Yale and the National University of Singapore caught their first glimpse on Monday, of the campus. Spanning about seven football fields -- or 4.68 hectares -- it will boast three residential colleges and other facilities including a gymnasium, science labs, and recording studios. In 2013, the campus will be a hive of activity, as students move from their rooms to the dining halls, to even a performing arts centre. Some will even have the chance to set up their own businesses within the college. Mr Lee said this collaboration ha...

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