NYP Alumni E-newsletter
Dear NYP Alumni,

Greetings! The year is almost coming to a close and we trust you have had a fulfilling 2014!
NYP Alumni Relations Office wishes you and your family Happy Holidays and a
great year ahead!

For those who have been following the recent developments at NYP, we are happy to share that
most of the new facilities for sports, recreation and also teaching and training are near
completion and we hope to invite you back for a visit soon to get a preview.

We are also developing a brand new mobile app 'Alumni eCard' for you and we will let you know
soon when it is ready for launch.

Do look out for our invitation and other exciting programmes we have in store for you! We hope you’ll enjoy this issue’s stories.


Warmest regards,
NYP Alumni Relations Office
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
NYP Open House 2015 NYP Open House 2015
8 - 10 Jan 2015 from 10am - 6pm daily
Night Open House 2015
9 Jan 2015 from 6pm - 11pm
Alumni are welcome back to NYP for our yearly Open House! Read more
Alumni who would like to volunteer as Course Advisors and share with prospective students and their parents your personal experiences in courses and careers, are welcome to email us at NYP_Alumni@nyp.edu.sg.
'How To Be A Better Entrepreneur' training/workshop [14 & 21 Jan 2015]
'How To Be A Better Entrepreneur' training/workshop
Want to start your own business? Organised by NYP Entrepreneurship Club, a series of entrepreneurship workshops have been arranged to help you get started. Don't miss the last 2 upcoming sessions in Jan 2015!
Read more
NEWS & HIGHLIGHTS
RIE 2014

[5 Dec]
Research, Innovation & Enterprise (RIE) @ NYP 2014

RIE@NYP aimed to share and showcase our students and staff achievements in research, innovation and enterprise. Industry partners and 14 alumni attended this event and had opportunities to view project exhibits and tour NYP's specialist labs and centres. Read more
 
SHS(N) "10 Reasons why you need to make a will" Seminar cum Networking Dinner [8 Oct]
SHS(N) "10 Reasons why you need to make a will" Seminar cum Networking Dinner
32 Nursing alumni attended a seminar on "10 reasons why you need to make a will". Fellow alumni also had networking opportunities while enjoying a complimentary dinner after the seminar. Read more
 
SBM Retail Alumni Get-Together 2014 [19 Sep]
SBM Retail Alumni Get-Together 2014
Retail Management Alumni attended a get-together at cosy cafe shop house, Real Food at Square 2. The pleasant ambience made conversations easy and the graduates caught up with their lecturers and reps from industry over dinner. Read more
Capturing your Precious Moments (Photography) for SCL Graduates

[11 Oct]
Capturing your Precious Moments (Photography) for SCL Graduates

A day and night photography session held at NYP and Esplanade respectively was organised for SCL graduates. Alumni and staff also had the chance to catch up over dinner. Read more
 
Guinness World Record event - World’s Longest Drawing [4 Oct]
Guinness World Record event - World’s Longest Drawing held at NYP Sports Hall
Congratulations to alumnus Peter Draw and over 500 participants as they successfully broke 2 Guinness World Records - Longest Drawing (individual) at 626.381m and Longest Drawing (community) at 9.581km to 9.633km! Read the blog post
 
NYP Alumni Breakfast Get-together 2014 [14 & 28 Jun]
NYP Alumni Breakfast Get-Together 2014
Alumni from all schools and their family members joined us at the Alumni Breakfast Get-Together over 2 Saturdays during the Jun school holidays! Everyone was treated to breakfast buffet, lucky draw, fun games and activities for kids. Read more
DISCOUNT & PRIVILEGES
Lifestyle/Recreation
Thank you to all alumni who have offered discount privileges. The following is the latest discount and privilege for your benefit:

Sparks & Posh Sparks & Posh Mobile Car Care (owned by NYP graduate, Thameem Ansar - ECC 2008) offers total solutions for vehicle hygiene and maintenance right at your doorstep! More info at its website and facebook.
Sparks & Posh is now offering 2 promotions! Offer ends 31 March 2015. Contact Ansar at 9624 6308 for enquiries/place an order.
Promo #1 : Double Bundle Offer – Waterless Wash/Wax Promo #2 : Motorsports Event – Formula 1, MotoGP, F3
Includes 2 Bottles of Waterless Car Wash/Wax Bottles 500ml (each) and a Premium Microfiber Towel.

Offer Price: SGD 60.00
Usual Price: SGD 72.00
Save: SGD 12.00
1. Sepang Circuit – Malaysia
2. Albert Park, Philip Island Circuit – Australia
3. Suzuka Racing Circuit – Japan
4. Macau Grand Prix - Macau Services Available;
> Event Ticket - À la carte   > Full Package (Travel, Transfers, Accommodation and Tickets)
**20% off all Motorsports event packages.
Education/Training
NYP Alumni enjoys 10% off short courses @ NYP NYP Library Graduate Membership
All NYP Alumni who enrol in any Non-Funded Public Short Courses at NYP will enjoy 10% discount on the course fee (excluding GST). NYP Professional Development Centre! All NYP Alumni who apply for Library Graduate Membership will now pay a discounted annual membership fee of $21.40 (including GST). Apply for NYP Library Graduate Membership
More news and events on Alumni Web Portal
HOW TO STAY CONNECTED!
Update your personal particulars through the Alumni Web Portal or via email.
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WANT TO…
Share your experience and stories with others or if you are keen to organise an alumni gathering, we love to hear from you! Email us: NYP_Alumni@nyp.edu.sg

For those keen to have pre-wedding or reunion photo-shoots on NYP campus, email us with the following details:
Date of scheduled event:
Admission/NRIC number:
Contact number:
QUICK LINKS TO OTHER RESOURCES & SERVICES
Alumni Web Portal
NYP Alumni on Facebook
NYPGA website
NYP Homepage
NYP Network newsletter (Issue 60)
NYP Career Portal
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(University Programmes for Graduates Enquiry System)
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© Dec 2014 NYP Alumni Relations Office, Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore
Information is accurate at time of dissemination. Contact us: NYP_Alumni@nyp.edu.sg