Dear NYP Alumni,
Greetings from the NYP Alumni Relations Office! In this issue of c.o.n.n.e.c.t we bring you news about upcoming alumni events, the NYP Career & University Fair 2013 and the NYP Open House 2014. Bookmark the Alumni Web Portal for more information and stay connected with us on our Facebook page. If you would like to share your story about your alumni connections or events you have initiated recently, please email us at NYP_alumni@nyp.edu.sg

Warmest regards,
NYP Alumni Relations

UPCOMING EVENTS RECENT EVENTS & NEWS
CUF

NYP Career & University Fair (CUF) 2013
29 Nov (Fri), 10am-6pm

NYP CUF is back for its third year running! Alumni may check at the participating company booths to arrange for on-site interviews. Open to NYP alumni and graduating students. Admission is free. Venue: NYP Atrium and Auditorium Lobby & Function Room
Visit CUF's website for details

OH14
NYP Open House 2014
9 - 11 Jan 2014 from 11am - 6pm daily
Night Open House 2014
10 Jan 2014 from 6pm - 11pm

There will be exhibitions, tours, demos, games, talks and a Choices after O's parents' seminar. Look out for more details on the NYP website. Alumni who would like to volunteer and support as Speakers or be there to 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.


SEG20 SEG 20th Anniversary Alumni
Homecoming @ NYP Atrium
20 Dec 2013 (Fri), 6.30pm
RSVP by 1 Dec 2013 (Sun)
All NYP engineering graduates are cordially invited to the SEG Alumni Homecoming celebration on 20 Dec 2013. There'll be interactive games, fun photo booth, tour of SEG, dinner and great times catching up with lecturers and friends! More here. Please login to Facebook and fill out the online registration form by 1 Dec 2013.
Sign in to Facebook and register online now!
NYP Musical 2014
24 & 25 Jan 2014 @ Esplanade Theatre
Look out for details in January on this musical put up by NYP students!
NYP Chinese Orchestra K-Attack 3
24 Nov 2013, 5pm @ Esplanade Concert Hall
Book your tickets on www.esplanade.com or through SISTIC.
Synergy 2014 - The NYP Adventure Race
18 Jan 2014
Vacancies: 20 NYP Teams and 20 Alumni Teams. 3 in a team including 1 opposite gender. Cost: $50/pax including bike rental. Form a team and sign up by 6 Dec 2013 to secure your spot! Check here for details.
 
  [27 Sep]
SBM-DAF alumni Get-together
39 Accountancy & Finance graduates turned up for the DAF alumn gathering that included a fun quiz, scrumptious dinner and a wonderful time of networking.

Read more

  [18 Sep]
SHS(N)'s Terrarium Workshop - "Build your own garden in a bottle"
Attended by 15 Diploma and Advanced Diploma Nursing graduates, the workshop was well-received as everyone had great fun creating their own little garden in a bottle. Nursing alumni who are interested to take part in the next workshop, stay tuned!
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[18 Oct]
SIDM alumni's 'live' demo & talk at IDM Day
  Antz
18 Oct was IDM Day and our alumni Antz, Sophi and Zen were back to share their passion with prospective and current students.
Click here to see photos on Facebook page
[23 Oct] SIT Day
Click here to see photos on NYP Facebook page
Retail   [20 Sep]
SBM Retail Alumni
Get-together
An annual gathering for the retail group of alumni, this year's event was held at The Epilogue which aptly included a fun book hunt! There was also a sharing session by invited guests from Uniqlo as well as opportunities for graduates from various cohorts to network, make new friends and catch up with their PEM!

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SHARING HAPPY NEWS
ROM

Congratulations to Felicia & Sun Feng who tied the knot at NYP L'Rez Restaurant on14 Oct.

Felicia and Sun Feng graduated with the DMIT in 2005. They held their wedding solemnization at NYP where they first met. Congratulations to the couple!!
View post on NYP Facebook Page

Share your happy news with the NYP alumni community. Email us your name, course, year of graduation, a short description and photographs.

Congratulations to Iris and Jason on their coming wedding in Feb 2014!

Iris and Jason graduated in 2003 with the DECC. They came back to NYP for their pre-wedding photography on 10 Oct. They were pleasantly amazed by all the changes on campus since their graduation!!
View post on NYP.Alumni Facebook Page

 
DISCOUNT PRIVILEGES
We would like to thank our alumni who have offered discount privileges for NYP staff, students and graduates. Do check out the offerings from the following two alumni we are featuring in this issue of c.o.n.n.e.c.t

dresseries

All NYP alumni, students and staff enjoy 15% off regular items with a minimum purchase of $30 at Dresseries outlet* or online at www.dresseries.com. Key in promo code nyp15 and click on 'Apply coupon' to check out. NYP ID may be required at the cashier/ checkout for verification.

* Dresseries boutique is located at City Plaza, #03-04 (Paya Lebar MRT station Exit D).

Dresseries is owned by NYP graduate, Cheryl Ang (DEI2009)

nihon-yorozuya
ANNOUNCEMENTS

Graduate Employment Survey (GES) 2013
1 Oct – 30 Nov

The annual GES is conducted by the five polytechnics through a research agency to ascertain the employment status of poly graduates. An invitation has been sent out to graduates who are eligible to take part in this year’s survey.
Start Survey at the GES website

NYP Network Issue 56 [latest]
Keep abreast of NYP’s recent news and achievements in the latest issue of our corporate newsletter. If you would like to receive the e-version of the newsletter by email, please let us know by email, your name and NRIC/PP.
Read NYP Network Issue 56 (pdf)

Update your particulars through the Alumni Web Portal

If you have updated your personal particulars during the Database Update Exercise earlier from in April - May, the results of the lucky draw have been announced and published on the alumni web portal. Thank you for your support and participation!

If you have recently moved or changed your mobile number or email address, please update your particulars so we can stay in touch with you! Your login ID is your NRIC/PP and password is your date of birth (in this format: DDMMYYYY) by default.

Update particulars now!

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