Stories Archive

Does Impressionism Matter to Singaporeans?

The New York Times Style Magazine - "I'm an associate professor of art history at the Texas Tech University," Dr Kevin Chua introduces himself. He recently held a talk, debating the relevance of the century-old French art movement, Impressionism. It was in conjunction with a blockbuster exhibition held at the National Gallery of Singapore, "Colours of Impressionism: Masterpieces from the Musée d'Orsay".

BEEF/Informa to present NCBA Learning Lounge session

BEEF - Attending the NCBA Trade Show in Phoenix? If so, please plan to join BEEF / Informa on Friday, Feb. 2, at 10:30 a.m. in the NCBA Learning Lounge. The Learning Lounge, located on the trade show floor, is where attendees have the opportunity to gain valuable educational tips.

Administration 101: the Big Decision

The Chronicle of Higher Education - Many years ago, I was offered an academic leadership position but turned it down. I spent several anxious nights making that decision. After all, I had just survived the tortuous and time-consuming process that led to the offer. Furthermore, the location of the campus was closer to my extended family, the responsibilities attracted me, and the salary was what I wanted.