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Two poly students did research work on anti-cancer drugs at Max Planck Institutes

The New Paper, 11 December 2012 – Two SP students from the School of Chemical and Life Sciences who are pursuing the Diploma in Applied Chemistry with Pharmaceutical Science were attached to the Max Planck Institutes to research on anti-cancer drugs. The Institutes, a renowned research organization in Germany, has produced several Nobel laureates and former board of directors include Albert Einstein, Peter Debye, Fritz Haber and Werner Heisenberg.

It was indeed an eye-opener for both students who have acquired valuable knowledge and skills in R&D from their mentors. They also received a letter of commendation from the institution for their diligence.


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Youth recognised for contributions to community

Chemical Engineering student Bryan Tan received his NYAA Gold Award from President Tony Tan Keng Yam!

Young Cosmetic Scientist of the Year 2016

Congratulations to Perfumery and Cosmetic Science alumnus, Leong Hei Mern!

Food Science students fighting hunger

SP Food Science and Technology students won the Best Technical and Scientific Content Award at international Product Development competition.

Talent pipeline for energy and chemicals sector

SP and the Singapore Workforce Development Agency have launched a 18-month earn and learn programme (ELP) for the energy and chemicals sector.

A common vision of helping the needy

SP Optometry students are involved in the SPECtacular Experience to provide eye screening services for the needy.

From Normal stream to PhD course

CLS alumnus Nigel Tan shared his journey from the Normal stream in secondary school to studying for his PhD.

Nurturing teachers of tomorrow

Biomedical Science alumnus, Lim Yu Jie, is one of 176 recipients of the Ministry of Education’s teaching scholarships and awards.

Moment of near-failure spurred him to succeed

Biomedical Science alumnus Ridhwan Muzaki overcame a challenging childhood to become a three-time Dean’s lister and a postgraduate scholarship recipient.

December Children camps

Biomedical Science and Biotechnology students, in collaboration with Lakeside Family Services, organised a two-day camp for primary school children in December 2015.